Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life

Once Jennie had everything. The terrier had two food bowls, two pillows, and for cold weather, a red wool sweater. She even had a master who loved her. But Jennie didn't care. In the middle of the night she packed everything she had in a black leather bag with gold buckles and looked out of her favourite window for the last time...

Higglety Pigglety Pop! or There Must Be More to Life follows Jennie's suspenseful and unexpectedly moving journey to gain new experiences and realize her dream of becoming the star of the World Mother Goose Theatre.

The National Film Board of Canada and Warner Home Video present this live-action/animated adaptation of Maurice Sendak's book from filmmakers Chris Lavis and Maciek Szczerbowski (Oscar® nominee and Genie Award winner for Madame Tutli-Putli), featuring the voices of Meryl Streep and Forest Whitaker.

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Chris Lavis
Maciek Szczerbowski
Spike Jonze
Vincent Landay
Marcy Page
executive producer
David Verrall
Marc Côté
director of photography
Stephanie Weber Biron
art direction
Brigitte Henry
music design
Jean-Frédéric Messier
sound design
Jean-Frédéric Messier
costume design
Meryl Streep
Spike Jonze
Alain Goulem
Al Tuck
Audrée Juteau
Jackie Burroughs
Forest Whitaker
on-screen actor
Sébastien René
Audrée Juteau
Nathalie Claude
Chris Lavis
Maciek Szczerbowski
stop motion animation
Pierre M. Trudeau
Nathalie Claude
Joan-Patricia Parris
sound editing
Olivier Rivard
Simon Meilleur
voice recording
Geoffrey Mitchell
Pierre Yves Drapeau
Sylvain Brassard
Brian Gallagher
Bobby Johanson
Wade Barnett
Jean Paul Vialard
Luc Léger