Portland based Laika studios has set it's upcoming final trailer for The BoxTrolls film to premiere at the Annecy International Festival of Animated Film on June 11. It will be presented ahead of an open-air screening of ParaNorman, with it's writer and director Chris Butler there to into the film and participate in a Q&A season with the audience. The final trailer will also be released via the interwebs on same day. Based on the novel Here Be Monsters! by Alan Snow (which, I suggest you read, by the way), The BoxTrolls will arrive in U.S. and Canadian theaters September 26, 2014. Visit http://www.annecy.org for more information.
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