The Orphan and the Polar Bear

 

Year: 2013
Country: CANADA
Run Time: 9 minutes

According to Inuit oral history, long ago animals had the power of speech, could shift their appearances, and could even assume human form. In THE ORPHAN AND THE POLAR BEAR, a neglected orphan is adopted by a polar bear elder. Under the bear's guidance, the little orphan learns the skills he will need to survive and provide for himself.

Shorts Program
Family Shorts Program 2

Director
Neil Christopher

Producers
Neil Christopher, Louise Flaherty

Screenwriting
Neil Christopher

Cinematography
Daniel Gies

Editing
Daniel Gies

Narration
Johnny Issaluk

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