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2008-08-10 21:00:19

By Roz Laws the fox and the child U ** LUC Jacquet, director of the Oscar-winning March Of The Penguins, has based this story on his childhood in the French Alps. It's even more sentimental than his Antarctic film, less wildlife documentary and more syrupy sweet story about a girl's friendship with a fox. Kate Winslet provides the voiceover while young actress Bertille Noel-Bruneau is the unnamed, flame-haired girl who befriends a wild fox and unwisely tries to tame it. The violent...

2008-08-08 18:00:27

LUC JACQUET, director of the Oscar-winning March Of The Penguins, heads for sunnier climes in this family feature, which smudges the line separating wildlife documentary from sentimental drama. Inspired by the filmmaker's childhood in France, the film is a visually stunning valentine to the balance betweenman and nature. The production spent six months in Italy, capturing footage ofwild foxes in their natural habitat, which would then be integrated into the screenplay penned by Jacquet...

2008-08-08 00:00:26

Luc Jacquet, director of the Oscar-winning March Of The Penguins, heads for sunnier climes in this family feature, which smudges the line separating wildlife documentary from sentimental drama. Inspired by the filmmaker's bucolic childhood in the mountains of Ain, The Fox And The Child is a visually stunning valentine to changing seasons in a woodland community and the delicate balance between man and nature. The production spent six months in the Retord plateau and Abruzzes National Park...


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