MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,213 this week

Ashes and Snow (2005)

8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 2,436 users  
Reviews: 18 user | 4 critic

Exploring the shared language and poetic sensibilities of all animals.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 titles
created 05 May 2011
 
list image
a list of 39 titles
created 23 Jul 2011
 
a list of 39 titles
created 25 Sep 2011
 
a list of 34 titles
created 28 Jun 2012
 
a list of 46 titles
created 30 May 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Ashes and Snow" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Ashes and Snow (2005)

Ashes and Snow (2005) on IMDb 8.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Ashes and Snow.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

In Chile's Atacama Desert, astronomers peer deep into the cosmos in search for answers concerning the origins of life. Nearby, a group of women sift through the sand searching for body ... See full summary »

Director: Patricio Guzmán
Stars: Gaspar Galaz, Lautaro Núñez, Luís Henríquez
Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A couple embarks on a journey home for Chinese new year along with 130 million other migrant workers, to reunite with their children and struggle for a future. Their unseen story plays out as China soars towards being a world superpower.

Director: Lixin Fan
Stars: Changhua Zhan, Yang Zhang, Suqin Chen
Documentary | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Part drama, part documentary, The Road to Guantánamo focuses on the Tipton Three, a trio of British Muslims who were held in Guantanamo Bay for two years until they were released without charge.

Directors: Mat Whitecross, Michael Winterbottom
Stars: Riz Ahmed, Farhad Harun, Waqar Siddiqui
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A lesbian, an aspiring actor, an aspiring singer, a low-class marriage, a neighborhood community and 2 renowned directors have memorable less-than-24-hour-long experiences while living in/visiting the capital of Cuba.

Directors: Laurent Cantet, Benicio Del Toro, and 5 more credits »
Stars: Josh Hutcherson, Vladimir Cruz, Magali Wilson
Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Interviews with scientists and authors, animated bits, and a storyline involving a deaf photographer are used in this docudrama to illustrate the link between quantum mechanics, neurobiology, human consciousness and day-to-day reality.

Directors: William Arntz, Betsy Chasse, and 1 more credit »
Stars: Marlee Matlin, Elaine Hendrix, Barry Newman
Arirang (2011)
Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Documentary on director Kim Ki-Duk looking back at his film career.

Director: Ki-duk Kim
Stars: Ki-duk Kim
Oceans (2009)
Documentary | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

An ecological drama/documentary, filmed throughout the globe. Part thriller, part meditation on the vanishing wonders of the sub-aquatic world.

Directors: Jacques Perrin, Jacques Cluzaud
Stars: Pierce Brosnan, Jacques Perrin, Pedro Armendáriz Jr.
Samsara I (2011)
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Filmed over nearly five years in twenty-five countries on five continents, and shot on seventy-millimetre film, Samsara transports us to the varied worlds of sacred grounds, disaster zones, industrial complexes, and natural wonders.

Director: Ron Fricke
Stars: Balinese Tari Legong Dancers, Ni Made Megahadi Pratiwi, Puti Sri Candra Dewi
Earthlings (2005)
Documentary | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

Using hidden cameras and never-before-seen footage, EARTHLINGS chronicles the day-to-day practices of the largest industries in the world, all of which rely entirely on animals for profit.

Director: Shaun Monson
Stars: Joaquin Phoenix
Wisdom (Video 2008)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Inspired by the idea that one of the greatest gifts one generation can give to another is the wisdom gained from experience, filmmaker and photographer Andrew Zuckerman traveled the globe ... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Zuckerman
Stars: Richard Adams, Buzz Aldrin, David Amram
Adventure | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A greatest Asian love story, an unforgettable tale about passion, death and reincarnation. A mesmerizing Himalayan epic that spans two centuries, from the Silk Route of the early 19th century to the bustling metropolis of modern-day Tokyo.

Director: Pan Nalin
Stars: Milind Soman, Mylène Jampanoï, Naseeruddin Shah
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

There is one vibratory field that connects all things. It has been called Akasha, Logos, the primordial OM, the music of the spheres, the Higgs field, dark energy, and a thousand other ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Schmidt
Stars: Patrick Sweeney
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Narrator
...
French Narrator (voice)
Enrique Rocha ...
Spanish Narrator (voice)
...
Japanese Narrator (voice)
Edit

Storyline

Ashes and Snow, a film by Gregory Colbert, uses both still and movie cameras to explore extraordinary interactions between humans and animals. The 60-minute feature is a poetic narrative rather than a documentary. It aims to lift the natural and artificial barriers between humans and other species, dissolving the distance that exists between them. Written by Ashes and Snow

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary | Drama

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

| |

Release Date:

5 March 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Пепел и снег  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

|

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Narrator: Feather to fire, fire to blood, blood to bone, bone to marrow, marrow to ashes, ashes to snow...
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Enchanting
3 December 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I first saw this film in New York, at the Nomadic Museum. I remember walking down the long hallway of the museum, curious to see what was at the end, where a group of people had gathered. Even though the movie lasted for almost 60 minutes, I stood in a crowd two times to watch it. I didn't even notice that I had been standing for so long! This is a film about love, about passion, and about kindness. Every time I watch it, I think of all of the people and places that I have felt a fondness for in my life. I think of my first love, my first kiss. I remember all of the most precious moments in my life.

I highly recommend this movie to everyone. I promise that you will be crying within five minutes of seeing the film.


6 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Yawn..... walter-wrye
similar films? zoey_m1
Where can I find this? loonygirl47
same film? kspindy7
Lisa Gerrard funky_monkey_8_
Blu-ray - 720p/1080p?? AstroSnacks
Discuss Ashes and Snow (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?