Hector and the Search for Happiness


1h 59m 2014

Film Details

Also Known As
Hector et la recherche du bonheur, Hector in iskanje srece, Hectors Reise oder Die Suche nach dem Glück, Hektors un laimes meklejumi, Héctor y el secreto de la felicidad, Kaip Hektoras Laimes Ie?kojo, Le Voyage d'Hector ou la recherche du bonheur
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2014
Production Company
David Hamilton ; Lisa Ciniglio
Distribution Company
ENTERTAINMENT ONE/LES FILMS S+VILLE/RELATIVITY MEDIA DISTRIBUTION GROUP (RMDG)
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Saxony-Anhalt, Germany; China; South Africa; France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 59m

Synopsis

Crew

Ted Lewis & His Orchestra

Song Performer

Ulrich Adomat

Production Accountant

Mohammed Akhtar

Camera

John Albanis

Coproducer

Matthias Albrecht

Camera

Markus Aldenhoven

Executive Producer

Reese Alexander

Driver

Gord Alyward

Transportation Coordinator

Shamsan Anders

Coordinator

Felix Andriessens

Foley Editor

Christian Angermayer

Producer

Paula Antil

Assistant Director

Reno Antoniades

Advisor

Deborah Aquila

Casting

Ed Araquel

Still Photographer

Kimberly Arnott

Executive Producer

Scott Ateah

Stunt Coordinator

Mike Atwater

Location Assistant

Riza Aydin

Adr

Iris B

Casting

Deutsches Filmorchester Babelsberg

Music

Sandra Baier

Props

Daisy Baldry

Production Assistant

Ludwe Balintulo

Lighting Technician

Tshepo Baloyi

Dresser

Blake Banbury

Coordinator

Zhou Baojian

Floor Runner

Debera Barager

Production Accountant

Paul Barry

Assistant Director

Amanda Bartley

Coordinator

Rovin Basl

Electric

Markus Bauerle

Project Manager

Adrian Baumeister

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Adrian Baumeister

Music Editor

Amrit Bawa

Grip

John Beatty

Construction Coordinator

Eric Beaupre

Location Assistant

Florian Beck

Foley Mixer

Ivar Beer

Film Lab

Natalie Beer

Researcher

Dorothe Beinemeier

Coordinator

Alex Bender

Assistant Camera

Maximilian Benjamin

Sound

Laurel Bergman

Art Director

Jan Bernotat

Assistant Director

Thomas Berz

Gaffer

Alexander Beyer

In-House Coordinator

Julie Bezuidenhout

Animal Wrangler

Matt Biffa

Music Supervisor

Kevin Bitters

Special Effects

Anthony Bloom

Animal Wrangler

Bishop Blue

Driver

Yves Boczek

Coordinator

Bastian Bohner

Assistant Camera

Dominik Bollen

Post-Production Supervisor

Marc Borja

Accounting Assistant

Anne Cecile Boulais

Location Assistant

Bonnie Lee Bouman

Casting

Kolja Brandt

Director Of Photography

Anna Braumberger

Location Assistant

Paul Brewster

Best Boy

Simon Bright

Boom Operator

Robert Brinkschulte

Researcher

Brian Brook

Crane Grip

Vicky Brooker

Animal Wrangler

Leah Buchanan

Accounting Clerk

Corine Buffel

Production Coordinator

Lindsay Bundschum

Costumer

Alex Burdett

Special Effects Coordinator

Grant Butler

Production Assistant

Mary-cate Byrne

Music

Anne Carroll

Hair Stylist

Joana Casado

Costumer

Aj Cattapan

Location Assistant

Christopher Cavanagh

Videotape Operator

Xiao Changjiang

Driver

Julian Chapdelaine

Grip

Bob Chase

Driver

Peter Chelsom

Screenplay

Bernard Chiwara

Grip

Zhang Chuanchuan

Driver

Urvashi Chugani

Casting

Sandra Cinelli

Chef

Lisa Ciniglio

Production Insurance

James Cleave

Production Assistant

Ian Coffey

Assistant Camera

Shannon Courte

Assistant Art Director

Terry Cox

Special Effects

Jon Crowther

Chef

Peter Cummings

Product Placement

Cody Cusinko

Electric

Oliver Damian

Coproducer

Sipho Dandala

Swing Gang

M.h. Dastmaltchi

Associate Producer

Susanna David

Script Supervisor

Fred Davies

Transportation

Jimmy Davies

Coordinator

Hilary Davis

Associate Producer

Dorothee Deichmann

Makeup Artist

Gary Van Denberg

Driver

Nicholas Dent

Grip

Natacha Devillers

Production Consultant

Natacha Devillers

Line Producer

Michael Diner

Production Designer

Hu Dingming

Floor Runner

Erin Dixon

Location Scout

Jabu Dlamini

Lighting Technician

Klaus Dohle

Producer

Ian Doig

Animal Services

Trish Dolman

Producer

Maren Dolzmann

Visual Effects Coordinator

Xia Dong

Floor Runner

Wang Du

Floor Runner

Sunette Du Plessis

Scenic Artist

Falko Duczmal

Music Engineer

Rob Dugdale

Art Director

Wally Dumanceaux

Driver

David Dunn

Driver

Mario Duthie

Special Effects

Cheryl Eatock

Production Manager

Karyn Edwards

Consultant

Daniel Ehrenberg

Assistant Producer

Marian Engel

Camera

Derek Euckermann

Camera Focus Puller

Thobelani Faku

Assistant

Shao Hai Feng

Camera Focus Puller

Mao Fenghua

Best Boy

James Ferara

Driver

Dan Ferrari

Location Assistant

Jonathan Feurich

Music Editor

Tyler Field

Electric

Ricardo José Rodrigues Figueiredo

Visual Effects

Claire Finbow

Assistant

Nicholas Fischer

Clapper Loader

Rob Fiveash

Driver

James Forsyth

Extras Agent/Coordinator

Regina Frankenberger

Coordinator

Alexandra Fried

Visual Effects

Rudolf Friml

Song

Henning Fuchs

Music

Henning Fuchs

Music Editor

Henning Fuchs

Song

Peter Fuchs

Sound Mixer

Zhang Fugen

Driver

Max Fuhrmann

Location Manager

Marc Gabizon

Executive Producer

Elise Gaignault

Production Assistant

Katie Gallant

Location Scout

Guo Gang

Driver

Rebekka Garrido

Sound

Meredith Garstin

Location Assistant

Michael Gazetas

Location Manager

Jin Ge

Floor Runner

Jens Geibel

Unit Manager

Lai Long Gen

Driver

Peter George

Assistant Location Manager

Tony Germinario

Props

Lara Gildenhuys

Art Department

Christian Gill

Production Consultant

Lisa Godwin

Props

Sebastian Gohs

Color

Gabriel Henrique Gonzalez

Production Assistant

Thorsten Gottschalk

Coordinator

Renate Graichen

Accountant

Spiro Grant

Assistant Camera

Dylan Mohan Gray

Production Consultant

Rumana Gray

Production Manager

Gord Grdina

Song

Chris Griffin

Electric

Nickie Grigg

Security

Rene Grobler

Medic

Mo Guanghai

Electrician

Lu Guanjun

Props Assistant

Ahmadou Gueye

Driver

Rosanne Gunn

Assistant Production Accountant

Ariane Haase

Art Director

Christine Haebler

Producer

Klemens Hallmann

Executive Producer

David Hamilton

Production Insurance

Ryan Hammerquist

Driver

Marc Hansell

Advisor

Marc Hansell

Executive Producer

Otto Harbach

Song

Patricia Hardgreaves

Costumer

Eddy Hardy

Coordinator

Iona Harris

Assistant

Toska Hartmann

Assistant Editor

Markus Hauf

Compositing Supervisor

Lewis Hausner

Driver

Carol Heij

Production Coordinator

Andreas Helm

Film Lab

Lindy Hemming

Consultant

Patti Henderson

Script Supervisor

Peter Hermann

Line Producer

Dan Hirst

Stunt Double

Danny Ho

Video Playback

Anne Hofmann

Office Production Assistant

Dianne Holme

Hair

Daren Holt

Driver

Peter Holt

Driver

Film Details

Also Known As
Hector et la recherche du bonheur, Hector in iskanje srece, Hectors Reise oder Die Suche nach dem Glück, Hektors un laimes meklejumi, Héctor y el secreto de la felicidad, Kaip Hektoras Laimes Ie?kojo, Le Voyage d'Hector ou la recherche du bonheur
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2014
Production Company
David Hamilton ; Lisa Ciniglio
Distribution Company
ENTERTAINMENT ONE/LES FILMS S+VILLE/RELATIVITY MEDIA DISTRIBUTION GROUP (RMDG)
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; Saxony-Anhalt, Germany; China; South Africa; France

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 59m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Expanded Release in United States October 3, 2014

Limited Release in United States September 19, 2014

First project in a planned trilogy, based on the novel "Le Voyage d'Hector ou la recherche du bonheur" by Francois Lelord; published by Odile Jacob in September 2002.

Released in United States on Video February 3, 2015

Limited Release in United States September 19, 2014

Expanded Release in United States October 3, 2014

Katja Von Garnier was previously attached to direct.

Released in United States on Video February 3, 2015