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Icy Coast

By Polly Conway, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Docu explores ecosystems that thrive in chilly weather.

Movie PG 2020 49 minutes
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This solid documentary examines coastal life in the coldest parts of the world, and it's suprisingly vibrant and lively. Many animals are supported by the cold, like penguins and seals, both of whom are filmed beautifully from birth through adulthood. It's a little dry, with gentle, slow narration from a male British voice. But if you're interested in exploring a part of the world that might be a little too cold to visit, there's lots to learn about here.

Movie Details

  • On DVD or streaming: August 26, 2020
  • Director: Doclights
  • Studio: Doclights
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Run time: 49 minutes
  • MPAA rating: PG
  • Last updated: March 3, 2022

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