DVD Release Date: December 4, 2007
Rating: G - Canada
Studio: Paramount Home Video
Actors: Queen Latifah
Set in the vast snow kingdom at the top of the world, Arctic Tale is a real life adventure from the people who brought you March Of The Penguins.
Join narrator Queen Latifah as she follows two very different arctic creatures, Nanu, the polar bear cub and Seela, the walrus pup, through exciting and harrowing struggles for survival.
Armed only with their natural instincts and mothers’ guidance, these inspiring animals face countless trials and challenges in a beautiful icebound world that is rapidly melting beneath them.
*HOLLYWOOD**, CALIF.* -- Just in time for the holidays comes "a perfect family film,"(E!), the "awe-inspiring"(Boston Globe), real-life adventure, ARCTIC TALE, portraying the wild beauty of the arctic and its inhabitants on DVD and HD DVD December 4, 2007 from Paramount Home Entertainment. In this "heartwarming movie that's great for the whole family," (Big Apple Parent), narrator Queen Latifah brings to life the story of two very different arctic creatures who live in the vast snow kingdom at the top of the world. From National Geographic Films, the producers of March of the Penguins and Paramount Vantage, the studio that brought you An Inconvenient Truth, ARCTIC TALE tells the story of Nanu, a polar bear cub, and Seela, a walrus pup, through exciting and harrowing struggles for survival. Armed only with their natural instincts and mothers' guidance, these inspiring animals face countless trials and challenges in a beautiful icebound world that is rapidly melting beneath them.
In recognition that the changes happening in the Arctic are connected to us all, a portion of Paramount's proceeds from the sale of the DVD will benefit the National Geographic Polar Fund, which supports research, conservation and education projects designed to foster greater awareness of climate issues affecting the poles. In addition, the paper that Paramount is using in the DVD packaging is made from 30% post-consumer waste.
The ARCTIC TALE DVD and HD DVD presentations feature the "Making of "ARCTIC TALE," a behind-the-scenes look at the years of extraordinary work that went into capturing the unforgettable images in the film.
Also included is "Are We There Yet? World Adventure: Polar Bear Spotting," a production of Sinking Ship and National Geographic Kids Entertainment, in its exclusive U.S. premiere. In this episode, two elementary-aged children embark on a thrilling adventure to view polar bears up close! Offering kid and family-friendly entertainment that all ages can enjoy, the discs make ideal gifts for the holidays.
- Making of ARCTIC TALE
- Are We There Yet? World Adventure: Polar Bear Spotting
- Theatrical Trailer (HD)