The Story of the Weeping Camel, National Geographic
DVD length: 87min
Mongolian with English, French and Spanish Subtitles
The Story of the Weeping Camelis an enchanting film that follows the adventures of a family of herders in Mongolia's Gobi region who face a crisis when the mother camel unexpectedly rejects her newborn calf after a particularly difficult birth. Uniquely composed of equal parts reality, drama, and magic, this film is a window into a different way of life and the universal terrain of the heart.
''An exquisitely filmed, lyrical tale.''—The New York Times
''Lovely! A truly beautiful film the whole family ought to embrace!''—TIME magazine
''It's one of a kind.''—The Wall Street Journal