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March of the penguins [videorecording (DVD)] / a film by Luc Jacquet.

Contributor(s): Jacquet, Luc | Freeman, Morgan | Darondeau, Yves | Lioud, Christophe | Priou, Emmanuel | Freeman, Morgan, 1937-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [Pyrmont, N.S.W.] : Roadshow Entertainment [distributor], c2006Edition: Full-screen edition.Description: 1 DVD (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscOther title: Marche de l'empereur [Portion of title].Subject(s): Emperor penguin -- Antarctic regions | Penguins -- Antarctic regions -- Sexual behaviour | Parental behaviour in animals -- Antarctic regions | Documentary films -- France | Parental behaviour in animals -- Antarctic regions | DVD-Video discs | Penguins -- Antarctic regionsGenre/Form: Documentary films | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | DVD-Non-fiction. | DVDs. | DVD -- Film. | Documentary films -- France. | Documentaries -- dvd.DDC classification: 598.47
Production Credits: Produced by Yves Darondeau, Christophe Lioud and Emmanuel Priou. Written and directed by Luc Jacquet. Directors of photography, Laurent Chalet and Jérôme Maison ; narrator, Morgan Freeman ; editor, Sabine Emiliani ; music, Alex Wurman.
Awards: Winner: Academy Award, Best Documentary 2005. | Academy Award for Best Documentary, 2005.Summary: In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. This courtship will begin with a long journey - a journey that will take them hundreds of miles across the continent by foot, one by one in a single file. They will endure freezing temperatures, in brittle, icy winds and through deep, treacherous waters. They will risk starvation and attack by dangerous predators, under the harshest conditions on earth, all to find true love.
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Released as a motion picture in 2005.

Special features: "Of penguins and men" featurette ; National Geographic's "Crittercam: Emperor penguins" documentary ; theatrical trailer.

Bonne Pioche presents a film directed by Luc Jacquet.

Produced by Yves Darondeau, Christophe Lioud and Emmanuel Priou. Written and directed by Luc Jacquet. Directors of photography, Laurent Chalet and Jérôme Maison ; narrator, Morgan Freeman ; editor, Sabine Emiliani ; music, Alex Wurman.

In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family. This courtship will begin with a long journey - a journey that will take them hundreds of miles across the continent by foot, one by one in a single file. They will endure freezing temperatures, in brittle, icy winds and through deep, treacherous waters. They will risk starvation and attack by dangerous predators, under the harshest conditions on earth, all to find true love.

Film rating: G: Suitable for general audiences.

Censorship classification: G

G - suitable for general audiences.

Rated: G.

Rated: G: Suitable for general audiences.

Suitable for general audiences.

G.

Region 4; PAL.

In English. Subtitles in English for the hearing impaired.

Winner: Academy Award, Best Documentary 2005.

Academy Award for Best Documentary, 2005.

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