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Home (2009)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 5 June 2009 (USA)
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With aerial footage from fifty-four countries, 'Home' is a depiction of how Earth's problems are all interlinked.
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Credited cast:
Yann Arthus-Bertrand ... Narrator (voice)
Glenn Close ... Narrator (voice)
Jacques Gamblin ... Narrator (voice)
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With aerial footage from fifty-four countries, 'Home' is a depiction of how Earth's problems are all interlinked.

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A Stunning Visual Portrayal of Earth

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The 2014 film 'Lucy' written/directed by Luc Besson, used many images sequences from 'Home' with permission. They appear early in the film, during the university lecture given by Morgan Freeman, and in some later sequences. See more »

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In the facts section, the text for the 7th fact reads "Every year, 13 millions hectares of forest disappear." It should read million, not millions. See more »

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Narrator: The cost of our actions is high. Others pay the price without having been actively involved. I have seen refugee camps as big as cities,sprawling in the desert. How many men, women and children will be left by the wayside tomorrow? Must we always build walls to break the chain of human solidarity, separate peoples and protect the happiness of some from the misery of others?
Narrator: It's too late to be a pessimist. I know that a single human can knock down every wall. It's too late to be a pessimist. ...
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Performed by Sandrine Piau
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User Reviews

 
A masterpiece
6 October 2013 | by SayasamSee all my reviews

Yann-Arthur Bertrand is known in France for being the best Earth photograph involved in ecology ever.

This movie is just beau-ti-ful.

You never saw the world that way.

You never knew there were so much diversity all around the Earth, so much things to see, so much beautiful creations.

And you never knew there were so much left.

A must-watch.

Wonderful scenes, really beautiful pictures of Earth.

Tip : there is a long-version.


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France

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5 June 2009 (USA) See more »

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$1,856,993
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1.78 : 1
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