An extraordinary journey to the top of the world, the documentary adventure To The Arctic tells the ultimate tale of survival. Narrated by Oscar® winner Meryl Streep, the film takes audiences on a never-before-experienced journey into the lives of a mother polar bear and her twin seven-month-old cubs as they navigate the changing Arctic wilderness they call home. Captivating, adventurous and intimate footage brings moviegoers up close and personal with this family’s struggle to survive in a frigid environment of melting ice, immense glaciers, spectacular waterfalls and majestic snow-bound peaks.
Directed by two-time Academy Award®-nominated filmmaker Greg MacGillivray (The Living Sea, Dolphins), To The Arctic is a Warner Bros. Pictures and IMAX® Filmed presentation. Written and edited by Stephen Judson (Everest) and produced by Shaun MacGillivray (Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk), To the Arctic is a One World One Ocean film presentation and MacGillivray Freeman Film. The musical score is by Steve Wood and features songs by Paul McCartney.
Runtime: 40 minutes.
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Recent praise for To The Arctic:
“A riveting journey...To The Arctic is a visually dazzling movie. It gives us icebergs gushing with waterfalls cruelly made more majestic by the ice's rapid melting. It documents polar bears in all kinds or conditions and from just about every vantage point imaginable, including underwater and under siege."
─ Janice Page, Boston Globe
“You'll find yourself "ooh"-ing "ahh"-ing, especially at the adorable polar bear cubs and the fierce loyalty that their mother feels towards them."
─ Meredith Engel, Metro, New York
"They show the polar bears discovering some of the cameras…it's hilarious! Check out To The Arctic in all its breathtaking splendor and see what the future holds for the world's largest carnivore…the polar bear."
─ Karl Sides, The Flick Fanatic, St. Louis