This is the story of our generation needs to hear. Industrial scale fishing, habitat destruction, species loss and pollution in the ocean in peril. The very nature of the sea is being irretrievably altered. BLUE is a provocative journey into the ocean realm, witnessing this critical moment in time when the world is precipice. Our ocean has been the guardian of life on earth. Now it’s our turn to be guardians for the ocean.
Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. A team of divers, photographers and scientists set out on a thrilling ocean adventure to discover why and to reveal the underwater mystery to the world. The film takes more than three years to shoot, and it’s the result of 500+ hours underwater, submission of footage from volunteers from 30 countries, and support from more than 500 people from all over the world. The film won an Audience Award at Sundance Film Festival.
A film by Keith Scholey (FELINS, GRIZZLY), co-directed par Alastair Fothergill and a story told by actress Cécile de France.
BLUE, the new Disneynature movie, is a dive in the heart of the ocean to discover, understand and love a world still mysterious and surprising. A world where creative nature invents wonderful colors, shapes and sounds. The ocean is unique, only men put it in the plural. It is everywhere, covers more than 70% of Planet Earth and gives our home its color and its name: the blue planet. In this sumptuous and fragile environment, dolphins are our guides to share this great history of the ocean which is that of our origins and our future. A universal story that resonates in each of us. Discover a world full of surprises where each inhabitant plays a major role in the survival and balance of this world; Where friends and enemies need each other to survive!
“With this film, we wanted to bring a sense of wonder to the audience. What mattered to us more than anything is that the viewer can understand that the reef, this incredible underwater city, can survive only when each of its inhabitants is present. All animals and plants are inter-connected there. “~Keith Scholey