Whether you’re looking for pure Irish artistry or an animated film to watch with the family, Wolfwalkers is your best bet. Set in a world of magic and mystery, the animated fantasy follows a young girl on a quest to find her missing mother. The film uses a unique animation style with a spirited woodland aesthetic.
Wolfwalkers comes from co-directors Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart. The former was nominated for an Academy Award for his other Irish animated film, The Secret of the Kells, and also worked on the acclaimed Song of the Sea. With Wolfwalkers, the Irish director also collaborated with GKIDS studio and Apple TV+. Here’s everything you need to know about watching Wolfwalkers:
What is Wolfwalkers about?
Robyn Goodfellowe (Honor Kneafsy), a young hunting apprentice in a world of magic and spirits, treks to Ireland with her father to put an end to the last wolfpack. But while she’s there, she befriends a human/wolf hybrid, Mebh MacTíre (Eva Whittaker), who lures Robyn into assisting in the search for her lost mother. As they plunge into the mysterious forest, a secret pulls Robyn further into the woodlands and the realm of the Wolfwalkers. While her father looks to kill the wolfpack, Robyn learns more and more about the tribe that may convince him otherwise.
When is the Wolfwalkers release date?
Wolfwalkers will premiere this Friday, Dec. 11.
Where will Wolfwalkers be available to watch?
Wolfwalkers will be streaming on Apple TV+, as well as debuting in select theaters.
Will Wolfwalkers be available on Netflix or on demand?
Nope — Wolfwalkers is streaming exclusively on Apple TV+. You’ll need an Apple TV+ subscription to watch it. You won’t find Wolfwalkers streaming on Netflix, nor available for rent or purchase at the time being.
Is there a Wolfwalkers trailer?
There sure is, and you can watch it right here.
Watch Wolfwalkers on Apple TV+