The Meerkats

    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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