This film was co-produced and created to be in French and English. While we have presented the English version in the past, we are so excited to now be showing the French version as part of our ongoing French series at the Viridian Event Center.
Directed by Tomm Moore
93 min | 2014 | Ireland/Denmark/Belgium/Luxembourg/France | Rated PG
Presented in French with English subtitles
Recommended for ages 7+
Cast: Jean Stan Du Pac, Patrick Bethune, and Nathalie Homs
From the creators of the Academy Award®-nominated The Secret of Kells comes a breathtakingly gorgeous, hand-drawn masterpiece. Based on the Irish legend of the Selkies, Song of the Sea tells the story of the last seal-child, Saoirse, and her brother Ben, who go on an epic journey to save the world of magic and discover the secrets of their past. As enthralling for adults as it is for children young and old, Song of the Sea is a wonder of magical storytelling and visual splendor that is destined to become a classic.
Winner: Best Animated Feature Film–2015 European Film Awards; Nominated: Best Animated Feature–2015 Academy Awards
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