ONCE UPON A FOREST / IL ÉTAIT UNE FORÊT

2016 ARCHIVE

Director: Luc Jacquet
Featuring: Francis Hallé
Country: France, 2013
Language: French with English subtitles
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Exempt
Duration: 78 minutes

“A visually exquisite exploration of the world above and below the forest canopy”
The Hollywood Reporter

Synopsis

Once Upon A Forest is Luc Jacquet’s follow-up to his Oscar® winning hit, March of the Penguins. Using ultra-powerful telephoto and macro lenses, breathtaking aerial shots, camera equipped drones, and delicate animation, Jacquet gives us a unique vision of a pristine ecosystem at work.

Packed with fascinating facts from the acclaimed botanist Francis Hallé and featuring a brilliant soundtrack, this modern masterpiece of nature documentary filmmaking offers a rare look at the wonders of the forest.

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WELLINGTON
Fri 19 Feb 10.30am D
Sun 21 Feb 4.45pm D
Sat 27 Feb 12.00pm D

AUCKLAND – RIALTO CINEMAS
Fri 26 Feb 10.30am
Sun 28 Feb 5.20pm
Sat 5 Mar 12.10pm
Mon 7 Mar 10.00am
Thu 10 Mar 4.45pm

AUCKLAND – TAKAPUNA
Sat 5 Mar 12.30pm
Sat 12 Mar 12.00pm

CHRISTCHURCH
Thu 10 Mar 12.35pm
Sat 12 Mar 12.30pm
Sat 19 Mar 12.10pm

TIMARU
Sun 6 Mar 11.00am
Mon 14 Mar 12.00pm

NELSON
Sun 13 Mar 11.00am
Thu 17 Mar 11.30am

TAURANGA
Mon 14 Mar 10.30am
Sat 19 Mar 12.30pm

PALMERSTON NORTH
Thu 24 Mar 11.30am
Thu 31 Mar 11.00am
Sun 3 April 10.45am

HAMILTON
Thu 31 Mar 11.30am
Sun 10 April 3.15pm

HAVELOCK NORTH
Sat 2 April 11.00am

DUNEDIN
Sat 2 April 10.30am
Mon 4 April 12.00pm

E Embassy Theatre
D Deluxe Theatre

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