Home » Films » Oceans


Star rating: 4 of 6
2009 | 99 min | Recommended min. age: 6 y

An extraordinary nature documentary, with stunning imagery and previously unseen features, about life in the oceans. A powerful and emotional experience, that reveals the secrets of underwater world. The team behind “Oceans” present the most diverse ecosystem and its harmonic rhythm, from majestic whales to the bizarre creatures of the deep. The film explores the marine species of Earth’s five oceans and reflects on the negative aspects of human activity on the environment. Pierce Brosnan provides the English narration.

After the success of films “Microcosmos” and “Winged Migration” (German title: Nomaden der Lüfte), Jacques Perrin and Jacques Cluzaud take their documentary skills on a voyage to the deep blue oceans. They teamed up with divers, marine biologists and technicians for four years for this journey of discovery. Thanks to the state-of-the-art cameras and equipment, they were able to show the world the mysterious inner workings of life under water.

Technical data & performance rights



Get involved in environmental and climate protection and become part of Films for the Earth.