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My Octopus Teacher

2020-09-04 | Documentary
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After years of swimming every day in the freezing ocean at the tip of Africa, Craig Foster meets an unlikely teacher: a young octopus who displays remarkable curiosity. Visiting her den and tracking her movements for months on end he eventually wins the animal’s trust and they develop a never-before-seen bond between human and wild animal.
Director: James Reed, Philippa Ehrlich
Stars: Craig Foster, Tom Foster

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    Best Documentary Feature

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    Best Edited Documentary - Feature

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My Octopus Teacher won 2021 Academy Awards, USA, 2021 BAFTA Awards, 2021 American Cinema Editors, USA, 2021 Houston Film Critics Society Awards, 2021 International Documentary Association, 2021 PGA Awards, 2020 Critics' Choice Documentary Awards, 2020 Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival (GZDOC), 2020 Millennium Docs Against Gravity.
The release date of My Octopus Teacher is September 04, 2020.
On June 11, 2021, there were 5110 public reaction to My Octopus Teacher including build a scene, female lead cast, for pandemic era, deeply meaningful, honorable character.
On June 11, 2021, the IMDB rating of My Octopus Teacher is 8.1/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 97/100, Metacritic rating is 82/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.
The director of My Octopus Teacher is James Reed.
The casts of My Octopus Teacher are Craig Foster starring as Himself, Tom Foster starring as Himself.
After years of swimming every day in the freezing ocean at the tip of Africa, Craig Foster meets an unlikely teacher: a young octopus who displays remarkable curiosity. Visiting her den and tracking her movements for months on end he eventually wins the animal’s trust and they develop a never-before-seen bond between human and wild animal..
The genre of My Octopus Teacher is Documentary.
The runtime of My Octopus Teacher is 84 minutes.