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Arctic Tale -- Two narratives -- the life cycle of a mother walrus and her calf, and the life of a polar bear and her cubs -- are used to illustrate the harsh realities of existence in the Arctic.
Arctic Tale -- Two narratives -- the life cycle of a mother walrus and her calf, and the life of a polar bear and her cubs -- are used to illustrate the harsh realities of existence in the Arctic.

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Writers (WGA):
Linda Woolverton (narration) and
Mose Richards (narration) ...
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Release Date:
17 August 2007 (USA) See more »
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From the people who brought you March of the Penguins See more »
Plot:
Two narratives -- the life cycle of a mother walrus and her calf, and the life of a polar bear and her cubs -- are used to illustrate the harsh realities of existence in the Arctic. | Full synopsis »
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A touching movie with a good cause that delivers the message! See more (19 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Queen Latifah ... Narrator
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Katrina Agate ... Kid in End Credits
Zain Ali ... Kid in End Credits

Preston Bailey ... Kid in End Credits

Kwesi Boakye ... Kid in End Credits

Michael Huang ... Kid in End Credits

Sierra Marcoux ... Kid in End Credits
Dante Pastula ... Kid in End Credits
Peyton Pearson ... Kid in End Credits
Isabella Peschardt ... Kid in End Credits

Christina Robinson ... Kid in End Credits

Lili Sepe ... Kid in End Credits
Ke'ala Valencia ... Kid in End Credits

Directed by
Adam Ravetch 
Sarah Robertson 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Linda Woolverton (narration) and
Mose Richards (narration) and
Kristin Gore (narration)

Produced by
Katie Bauer .... associate producer
Kattie Evans .... co-producer
Tim Kelly .... executive producer
Adam Leipzig .... producer
John Bard Manulis .... executive producer
Kevin McCarey .... executive producer
Chris Miller .... co-producer
Chris Miller .... post-production producer: Visionbox Media Group
Michael Rosenfeld .... executive producer
Keenan Smart .... producer
 
Original Music by
Joby Talbot 
 
Cinematography by
Adam Ravetch 
 
Film Editing by
Beth Spiegel 
 
Production Management
Marc Ambrose .... production manager
Marc Ambrose .... production supervisor
Bill Newcomb .... post-production supervisor
 
Sound Department
Larry Hopkins .... layback sound mixer (uncredited)
Steve Kinsey .... sound mix technician
Darrin Mann .... foley mixer
Stuart Martin .... sound effects editor
Todd Murakami .... sound designer
Richard Taylor .... supervising sound editor
Mark Wyllie .... recording & mixing engineer
 
Visual Effects by
Mandy Arnold .... digital effects artist
Donnie Creighton .... digital intermediate producer
Ryan Helsley .... digital intermediate producer
Vincent Lavares .... data manager: Laser Pacific
Michael Morreale .... executive producer: Amalgamated Pixels
Phillip Palousek .... visual effects coordinator
Matt Sell .... digital artist
Mai Suzuki .... digital restoration artist
Rainy Venne .... digital compositor
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Patrick Campbell .... assistant camera
David Canestro .... key grip
Ken Corben .... camera operator
William Long .... camera operator
John 'Fest' Sandau .... gaffer: additional photography
 
Animation Department
Gary Hebert .... title animator
 
Editorial Department
Kenny Becker .... color timer
Mia Goldman .... editorial consultant
Thomas Halasz .... assistant editor
Ryan Helsley .... digital intermediate producer
Frank McGrath .... assistant editor
Carrie Oliver .... digital editor
Mike Sowa .... digital intermediate color timer
Eric Stran .... assistant editor
Cory Taylor .... second editor
Pauline von Moos .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Christopher Austin .... conductor
Christopher Austin .... orchestrator
Tom Calderaro .... orchestrator
M.B. Gordy .... musician: Percussion
Ralph Sall .... executive music producer
Ralph Sall .... soundtrack album producer
Jim Schultz .... additional music editor
Artem Vassiliev .... orchestrator
Alice Wood .... music editor
Mark Wyllie .... recording & mixing engineer
Gina Zimmitti .... orchestra contractor
 
Other crew
Dean Galanis .... production assistant
Pamela B. Green .... main title producer
Heather Holty .... digital laboratory project manager
Jesse Kobayashi .... digital laboratory project manager
Jill Léger .... senior research consultant
Jarik Van Sluijs .... creative director: main titles
Randy Weiss .... production executive: Visionbox Media Group
 
Thanks
Frank Marshall .... thanks
Colin Robertson .... special thanks
 

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USA:90 min | USA:96 min | Argentina:96 min
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Spin off Arctic Tale (2007) (VG)See more »
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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
A touching movie with a good cause that delivers the message!, 27 September 2008
Author: edan33

I don't see this as a standard documentary, or a documentary at all. This movie is about the lives of animals in the Arctic. Tough life as it is, and ones that become impossible because human race forgot that we have neighbors.

The movie doesn't try to teach you anything that most of use don't already know, but its doing a great job in creating a loving, compassionate emotions to the wonderful animals of the arctic that fight harder and harder every year just to survive. The story is sweet and touching, and the images are beautiful and make your love flow.

The only reason I give this movie a top rate is because (and I've waited the whole movie to see if they would) at the end it lets each of us help the arctic animals in their fight in the changing climate. The movie is doing so by giving the viewer simple, understandable tips for reducing energy consumption.

No one is asking for any donations here, or special effort, but only giving us suggestions for making minor changes in our way of life so these wonderful arctic creatures don't have to suffer any drastic changes in theirs and so they can avoid extinction. I would like my grandchildren to enjoy fresh films about arctic life and instead of watching movies like this as an evidence to the lives of species that are long gone.

Show it to your children, your friends, and everyone you can, to make them re-discover the love to nature we all buried under so much work and stress...and do something about it!

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