Upcoming project

Island Blue

Family Film In Development


Island Blue tells the magical adventure of Valentine, a 9-year-old boy whose mother, injured in a car crash, hovers between life and death. The trauma of the accident has revealed Valentine’s ability to talk the language of the animals. Evading his wicked aunt Lavinia, Valentine escapes to a secret island where the animals promise to help him devise a cure to save his mother. They only need one last secret ingredient from the North Pole, which will turn the potion an unearthly blue. With the help of his newfound friends, Valentine embarks on an extraordinary journey to find the remedy and restore the balance of the world around him.

Based on a novel by Magda Szabó, best-selling author of the New York Times Book Review’s best books of 2015 list.

Ed Cripps
Based on a novel by
Magda Szabó
Anna Jancsó, Krisztina Endrényi
Concept art
Jenő Udvardi
198 Films (UK)
Developed with the support of
MEDIA Programme of Creative Europe