Maya the Bee

Maya the Bee

Maya the Bee

Maya the Bee – from the German books and animated TV series – gets her very own feature-length movie, aimed at younger kids. The English-language voice cast includes Kodi Smit-McPhee (ParaNorman) and Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook). An Australian-German co-production.

Maya - created way back in 1912 - is bored with the life of the hive and takes to the open air with mate Willy (Smit-McPhee) in search of adventure. They find it, in the form of hornets, moths, dung beetles spiders and a plot to steal away the Queen (Miriam Margolyes).

2014Rating: G89 minsAustralia, Germany
AnimatedKids & Family

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Maya the Bee / Reviews

Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

Reasonable if you're not expecting Pixar.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

Maya herself is voiced by nine-year-old Gillies who does a jolly, infectious job as an innocent heroine.

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