The Meerkats

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The Meerkats Synopsis

An inspiring look at how one family's connection to each other and their surroundings is a model of resilience and fortitude for us all. The story features the coming of age of a young meerkat pup, Kolo growing up in the Kalahari desert. Shot using ground-breaking techniques, this dramatised documentary is a one-of-a-kind presentation from The Weinstein Company and the BBC, the world's pre-eminent nature filmmakers.

Commentary written by Alexander McCall-Smith and told by Paul Newman.

Credits

Starring:

Paul Newman (narration)

Director:

James Honeyborne

Producers:

Trevor Ingman, Joe Oppenheimer

Screenplay:

Alexander McCall Smith

Executive Producers:

Neil Nightingale, David M. Thompson, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein

Sales agent:

Weinstein Company

Credits summary:

The Weinstein Company and BBC Films Present

Certificate:

PG

Running time:

83 mins

Release Dates

Released

7 August 2009

Out on DVD

2 November 2009

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