Films for Kids

The next generations will play an essential role in the development of life on Earth.

Will we be able to maintain a balance between us and the surrounding nature? Will we manage to live environmentally sustainable? Or will we continue to destroy the nature surrounding us? To be sure, that the future changes into a healthy direction, already our children should experience the uniquness and beauty of our planet and that all living creatures on earth are one big ecosystem. Here we list the best movies that show the beauty and complexity of life and what makes the eart worthy of protection.

What you loved as a child will stay in your heart until old age. - Kahlil Gibran

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March of the Penguins

Antarctica, South Pole. Average temperature: -40 degrees centigrade. An exceptional animal defies the nine months of coldest winter: the Emperor penguin. "The March of the Penguins" shows the extraordinary life cycle in one of the loneliest parts of the world with astonishing pictures and touching music.
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Earth

An epic journey around the world, where we can follow three animal families. One of the most extensive nature documentaries, showing us pictures never seen before!
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Oceans

The most breathtaking documentary about oceans. Unforgettable perspectives never seen before. The making of Jacques Perrin's camera takes will stay a mystery forever. Very suitable for children!
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The Fox and the Child

A story about an extraordinary friendship between a fox and a girl, who learns that wild animals can not be tamed. Lovely music and pictures. Very touching.
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The White Planet

Ice, snow, extreme cold - The White Planet is the first movie of the mostly unknown and unexplored polar region. We learn about the survival strategies of the animals and the threat of climate change on these majestic creatures.
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The Green Planet

A spectacular journey through our forests. Personal observations of familiar species, such as fox, wild boar and red deer. But it tells also stories about rather special species as the stag beetle and ants (Myrmicinae). Very interesting for children and adults!
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Arctic Tale

The best movie for teaching children about the effects climate change on the Arctic. Children narrate the story of a polar bear family. The 5 years of shooting of this exceptional movie totally pay off and it is also interesting for adults!
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Amazonia

A capuchin monkey finds itself alone in the Amazon after a plane crash. Everything is new in this colourful and lively jungle. Without speech, a perfect movie for children.
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Seasons

"Seasons" takes us on a journey though Europe and the millennia. It shows how the changing seasons have influenced our landscape and all its inhabitants in a wonderful way with amazing visuals. Good for children.
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Planet Earth II

David Attenborough's masterpiece can only be described as exciting, close, intelligent, extraordinary and brilliant. Depending on the sequence, also suitable for smaller children.

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