The Fox & the Child

Release Date:
Thursday, 13 August 2009
Starring
Bertille Noel-Bruneau, Isabelle Carre, Thomas Laliberte
Directed by
Luc Jacquet
Country:
France
Language:
French (subtitled)

The fox and the child (Le renard et l enfant) recounts the story of a magical, life-changing encounter between a wild fox and a young girl, portraying the story of their impossible friendship played out against a breath-taking mountainside wilderness. Springing from his own formative childhood encounters with a fox and drawing on years of wildlife documentary expertise to craft a dramatic and thrilling narrative seen almost exclusively from the animal's perspective, director Luc Jacquet's film will offer audiences an unprecedented journey into the magical, secret world of this most elusive and enigmatic creature.