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Puff: Wonders of the Reef

By Sabrina McFarland, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

A pufferfish learns to survive in eco-friendly docu.

Movie NR 2021 62 minutes
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Cinematographer Pete West's colorful coral reefs and their inhabitants make a breathtaking splash in this spectacular documentary. "Life on the reef is dependent on thousands of creatures working together each with a vital role to play," notes Rose Byrne in Puff: Wonders of the Reef. The narrator also points out the possible dangers there. Coral resident Puff, an orphan pufferfish en route to a forever home, also relies on reefs as "out of sight and off the menu" hideaways from prey. Adds Byrne, "Unless we change the way we do things in our world, Puff's world will cease to exist."

As educational cinema at its best, Puff: Wonders of the Reef presents the prospect for engaging conversations with kids about ocean conservation and the seldom-seen world of coral reefs as cities of the sea.

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