Winged Migration


1h 31m 2003

Brief Synopsis

A series of journeys around the world with migratory birds. As the seasons and the climates change, we follow different birds through an assortment of beautiful countries and locales.

Film Details

Also Known As
Le peuple migrateur, Nomaden der Lüfte, Nómadas del viento, Traveling Birds, peuple migrateur
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2003
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Classics
Location
Vietnam; Monument Valley, Arizona, USA; New York City, New York, USA; Nepal; India; Kenya; Montana, USA; Peru; France; Libya; Iceland

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m

Synopsis

A series of journeys around the world with migratory birds. As the seasons and the climates change, we follow different birds through an assortment of beautiful countries and locales.

Film Details

Also Known As
Le peuple migrateur, Nomaden der Lüfte, Nómadas del viento, Traveling Birds, peuple migrateur
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2003
Distribution Company
Sony Pictures Classics
Location
Vietnam; Monument Valley, Arizona, USA; New York City, New York, USA; Nepal; India; Kenya; Montana, USA; Peru; France; Libya; Iceland

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 31m

Award Nominations

Best Documentary Feature

2002

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the 2001 Cesar Award for Best Editing.

Released in United States Spring April 18, 2003

Released in United States May 2, 2003

Released in United States on Video November 18, 2003

Completed shooting June 2001.

Began shooting July 1998.

Film was shot over 3 years in some 40 countries, with 14 cinematographers and 17 pilots involved.

Released in United States Spring April 18, 2003

Released in United States May 2, 2003 (Los Angeles and Chicago)

Released in United States on Video November 18, 2003

Winner of the 2002 Golden Reel Award for Best Sound Editing in Foreign Feature by the Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE).