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Writers:
Isabelle Delannoy (written by) &
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Release Date:
5 June 2009 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
A Stunning Visual Portrayal of Earth
Plot:
With aerial footage from fifty-four countries, 'Home' is a depiction of how Earth's problems are all interlinked. | Add synopsis »
Awards:
2 wins & 1 nomination See more »
NewsDesk:
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User Reviews:
A wake up call.. for all of us See more (42 total) »

Cast

 
Yann Arthus-Bertrand ... Narrator (voice)

Glenn Close ... Narrator (voice: English version)

Jacques Gamblin ... Narrator (voice)
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Directed by
Yann Arthus-Bertrand 
 
Writing credits
Isabelle Delannoy (written by) &
Yann Arthus-Bertrand (written by) &
Denis Carot (written by) &
Yen Le Van (written by)

Isabelle Delannoy (commentary) &
Tewfik Fares (commentary) &
Yann Arthus-Bertrand (commentary)

Produced by
Luc Besson .... producer
Denis Carot .... producer
 
Original Music by
Armand Amar 
 
Cinematography by
Michel Benjamin 
Dominique Gentil 
 
Film Editing by
Yen Le Van 
 
Production Management
Claude Canaple .... unit manager
Romain Carciofo .... assistant post-production manager
Camille Courau .... production supervisor
Jean de Trégomain .... production manager
Benjamin Dewaele .... assistant unit manager
Emmanuel Sajot .... post-production supervisor
Sidonie Waserman .... post-production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Laurence Guérault .... first assistant director
Dorothée Martin .... first assistant director
Frédérique Menant .... first assistant director
Thomas Sorrentino .... first assistant director
 
Sound Department
Aymen Braek .... sound mixer
Aymeric Dupas .... technical advisor
Thomas Gauder .... sound re-recording mixer
Loïc Gourbe .... sound mixer
Rosalie Revoyre .... assistant sound editor
Emilie Ruby .... dialogue editor
Olivier Walczak .... sound editor
 
Visual Effects by
Lohengrin Braconnier .... assistant colorist
François Brigouleix .... effects supervisor: Copirate
Guillaume Crampette .... cg artist: Copyrate
Jérôme Dubacq .... IT assistant
Christophe Ferrier .... titles designer
Bénédicte Hostache .... CG artist: Copirate
Julien Imbert .... CG artist
Christophe Laya .... film finishing
Anita Lech .... digital artist (as Anita Lech Bedez)
Stephane Mitonneau .... CG artist: Copirate
Rodney Musso .... assistant colorist: Digital Factory
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Stéphane Azouze .... chief digital imaging technician
Michael Brennan .... aerial cameraman
Richard Brooks Burton .... aerial cameraman
Evert Cloetens .... aerial camera operator
Christian Gaume .... aerial camera operator
Jean-Claude Halbert .... digital imaging technician
David Perrier .... camera operator
Christophe Pottier .... camera operator
Philippe Ros .... digital imaging supervisor
Peter Thompson .... aerial cameraman
Tanguy Thuaud .... aerial cinematographer
Tanguy Thuaud .... camera operator
Tanguy Thuaud .... cineflex operator
Benoit Torti .... digital imaging technician
Eric Veyssière .... aerial camera operator
 
Editorial Department
Thaddée Bertrand .... assistant editor
Emmanuelle Dehais .... assistant editor
Brice Ferre .... assistant editor
Marcela Figueroa .... additional assistant editor
Clarisse Gilbert .... additional assistant editor
Thomas Glaser .... additional assistant editor
Guillaume Lips .... digital colorist
Nadine Makris .... assistant editor
Élodie Saunier .... additional assistant editor
 
Music Department
Jean-Pascal Beintus .... orchestrator
Thomas Jamois .... soundtrack coordinator
Sylvain Morizet .... assistant composer
Sylvain Morizet .... musician: pianist
Emilie Ruby .... music editor
 
Other crew
Martine Ameline .... production accountant
Bruno Anselme .... scientific advisor
Isabelle Broyard .... legal affairs
Richard Brooks Burton .... aerial photography
Fabiola Claz .... production coordinator
Fabiola Claz .... production secretary
Costa-Gavras .... with the courtesy council of
Anne-Sophie Cussattegras .... documentation & research
Christine Custodio .... production accountant
Carol Gobillot .... documentation & research
Marion Grizbec .... documentation & research
Juliette Jacobs .... documentation & research
Stéphanie Melo .... production accountant
Olivier Milhomme .... scientific advisor
Erik Orsenna .... with the courtesy council of
Laetitia Pichon .... production coordinator
Sebastian Sacchetti .... production assistant
Sandrine Vitali .... production accountant
Sandrine Vitali .... production administrator
 

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Runtime:
95 min (edited version) | USA:118 min (DVD) | Portugal:114 min (DVD) | 120 min (long version) | Canada:120 min
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The 2011 film 'The Tree of Life' by Terrence Malick used some shots from 'Home' with permission. They appear during the creation scene and a few other sequences.See more »
Goofs:
Errors made by characters (possibly deliberate errors by the filmmakers): The word "climatic" is often said by the narrator as "climactic".See more »
Quotes:
Narrator:We are destroying the cycle of a life that was given to us.See more »
Soundtrack:
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95 out of 121 people found the following review useful.
A wake up call.. for all of us, 5 June 2009
Author: ZeroVince from Netherlands

This is my first review on IMDb ever, but I thought this documentary deserved it. The cinematography of this documentary is amazing, even the images of pollution of the environment that humans have caused look remarkably appealing to the eye. But this documentary is much more than a stream of beautiful images from across the world.

The message that the documentary contains is a strong one: unlike our nations, our ecosystem doesn't have any borders. As humans organized in nation states, we spend 12 times as much on weapons to defend ourselves from each other than we spend on aid for the poorest. The effects of the exploitation of our shared ecosystem will affect us all and will hit those who already face the toughest circumstances the hardest. The problems that our world faces, cannot be solved by any country alone. Too long have we focused on what separates us as citizens of specific countries, without realizing that we are all bound together as human beings. Without a rapidly growing global awareness of the situation we are facing, we will leave a much harsher environment for our children, in which natural resources on which we all depend will become increasingly scarce.

I am a student in my twenties; the state the world is in today, is how my generation will inherit it, before we will have had the chance to have any effect on this trend. Can this really be the inheritance of a generation that dedicated itself to peace, love and happiness? Maybe. Or maybe it's not too late just yet. You might still be a skeptic about the message the documentary tries to convey after reading my comments, but I promise you this: it will be much harder to be skeptic about that message after having watched Home.

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