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High In The Clouds

Paul’s ‘High In The Clouds’ to be Adapted by Netflix and Gaumont

Dec 10, 2019 • Posted in A day in the life

From paulmccartney.com, December 10, 2019: Netflix and Gaumont are producing a new animated feature based on the popular children’s adventure novel ‘High In The Clouds’ written by Paul McCartney, Geoff Dunbar and Philip Ardagh. Director: Oscar-nominee® Timothy Reckart (Head Over Heels, The Star)Screenplay: Jon Croker (Paddington, Paddington 2, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald) Created, Produced and Original Songs & Music by: Academy Award and










‘High In The Clouds’ animated movie announced

Sep 30, 2013 • Posted in A day in the life

In 2013, it was announced that 2005 children book ‘High In The Clouds’ was being developed as an animated movie. A long-in-the-making process, as related news were published in 2017 and 2019. From Variety, September 30, 2013: Paul McCartney’s children’s book “High in the Clouds” is being developed as an animated movie with former New







‘High In The Clouds’ launch event

Dec 14, 2005 • Posted in A day in the life

Paul McCartney was at Waterstone, Piccadilly London, book store for a launch event of his children book, “High In The Clouds“. ‘I start by thinking of a bit of the story and then my friend Geoff draws a picture of what it might look like,’ McCartney explained to his audience of children at the book’s




“High In The Clouds” children book released

Oct 03, 2005 • Posted in A day in the life

From Wikipedia: High in the Clouds is a children’s adventure novel written by musician/songwriter Paul McCartney and Philip Ardagh, illustrated by Geoff Dunbar, and published by Faber and Faber in October 2005. As writer/producer and animator/director, McCartney and Dunbar had collaborated on the 1984 animated film Rupert and the Frog Song, and High In The