WHAT-IS: "The Little Prince (French: Le Petit Prince), is an upcoming French 3D computer animated fantasy film based on the 1943 novel The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. The film is directed by Mark Osborne and the script is written by Irena Brignull. Leonardo DiCaprio is the executive producer of the film. The film stars Marion Cotillard, James Franco, Rachel McAdams and Jeff Bridges. The film will be released in France on 7 October 2015." (Wikipedia)Featured above is the French edition trailer, while below is the French teaser poster. Looks to be fun, and a long time coming too, IMHO!
"The Little Prince (French: Le Petit Prince; French pronunciation: [lə.pə.tiˈpʁɛ̃s]), first published in 1943, is a novella and the most famous work of the French aristocrat, writer, poet and pioneering aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1900–1944).
The novella is both the most-read and most-translated book in the French language, and was voted the best book of the 20th century in France. Translated into more than 250 languages and dialects (as well as braille), selling nearly two million copies annually with sales totalling over 140 million copies worldwide, it has become one of the best-selling books ever published."