The Elephant Whisperers
Documentary | Tamil with English subtitles | 39 minutes
Bomman and Bellie are an indigenous couple living in southern India. They are entrusted to care for an orphaned elephant calf named Raghu. They work hard to make sure the fragile, injured and abandoned elephant survives. As they care for and nourish Raghu, a strong bond develops between them. The documentary also highlights the life of the tribal people living in harmony with nature.
Why Stream This Film?
- Rotten Tomatoes Score (Critics Consensus): 100%
- Academy Awards: Winner, Best Short Documentary
- IDA Documentary Awards: Nominated, Best Short Documentary
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An Oscar for THE ELEPHANT WHISPERERS – a love story about people and pachyderms.
After watching THE ELEPHANT WHISPERERS, the exquisitely crafted and uplifting documentary about the enduring connections forged between elephants and people, I can’t imagine a world without them.
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