To the Arctic

Movie review by Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 6+

Educational documentary explores life in the frozen wild.

G 2012 45 minutes

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 6+

Based on 4 reviews

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age 5+

Don't bother.

Borrowed this DVD from the library.. really glad I didn't spend any money on it! Sure the photography is beautiful but this is not much more than a propaganda film about global warning (not even offering any hope). The format takes away from the enjoyment of the scenery as there are many mini picture-in-picture segments. The focus switches around a bit and is not always about the polar bears (DVD case/description is very misleading). Too bad they wasted all that great footage on what could have been an entertaining and educational story about a mother polar bear.

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