“Marcel the Shell with Shoes On”, the brainchild of directorDean Fleischer Camp and comedian, writer and actor Jenny Slate, became an unexpected internet sensation when
it made its YouTube debut in 2010. The adorable Marcel’s first starring
role - with his distinctive voice, titular shoes, and endearing, ingenious
ways of life at an inch high - earned millions of fans of all ages around
the globe, spawning two more online shorts and New York Times-bestselling
books. Now, Marcel comes to the big screen in the live-action/stop-motion
feature MARCEL THE SHELL WITH SHOES ON.
Marcel (voiced by Jenny Slate) is an adorable one-inch-tall shell who ekes
out a colorful existence with his grandmother Connie (voiced by Isabella
Rossellini) and their pet lint, Alan. Once part of a sprawling community of
shells, they now live alone as the sole survivors of a mysterious tragedy.
But when a documentary filmmaker discovers them amongst the clutter of his
Airbnb, the short film he posts online brings Marcel millions of passionate
fans, as well as unprecedented dangers and a new hope at finding his