The Incredible Journey

Official film description

A small hawksbill turtle follows the path of its ancestors on an extraordinary journey. Born on a beach in Florida, she swims with the Gulf Stream to the frozen north and finally around the entire North Atlantic to Africa and back to the beach where she was born.

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Director(s): Nick Stringer
Script: Melanie Finn
Production: Mike Downey, Sam Taylor, Sarah Cunliffe
Music: Henning Lohner
Actors: Miranda Richardson, Hannelore Elsner, Georgina Verbaan
Year: 2009
Duration: 81 min
Language (audio): German, English
Country of origin: Germany
Shooting Locations: Canada, United States, Antarctic, Bahamas, Portugal
Our age recommendation: 6


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Main topic(s): Oceans
Secondary topics: wildlife
Mentions: atlantic ocean sea turtle azores florida gulf stream
Topic Page(s): Films for Kids Oceans

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