Barnefilmfestivalen 25.-30. april 2023

Richard Storken 2

Germany, Belgium, Norway
Directors: Mette Rank Tange & Benjamin Quabeck 

A sequel to Richard the Stork, released in North America as A Stork's Journey, and also known as Little Bird's Big Adventure)

Richard, the daring sparrow who was adopted by a stork family, is enjoying wintering at the Great Lake in Northern Africa when he realizes he won’t be the one to lead the flock back north. Therefore he runs away to travel on his own.

On his journey he meets Samia and her sparrow flock, who are being held captive by evil marabous under the control of the greedy peacock Zamano. The only chance of freedom for the sparrows is to solve a riddle and find the Great Jewel, which will call upon teamwork, trust and most of all spork skills.


Norwegian title: Richard storken 2 (working title) 

International title: Richard the stork 2 (working title)

Screenplay: Reza Memari & Philip LaZebnik, Benjamin Quabeck & Mette Rank Tange 

Producers: Kristine M.I. Knudsen & Lan Rommel  

Coproducers: Eric Goossens & Anton Robben (BE), Maria Ekerhovd, Elisabeth Opdal & Eirik Smidesang Slåen (NO)

Production Companies: Knudsen Pictures (DE), Walking the Dog (BE), Den siste skilling (NO)

Norwegian distributor: SF Studio 

International sales: Indie Sales 

Planned Norwegian release: 2023