The snow walker
- DVD DRAMA (CEN, EAS, POW)
Barry Pepper, Kiersten Warren, Robin Dunne, Jon Gries, Annabella Piugattuk, James Cromwell.
[United States] : First Look Home Entertainment, c2005.
DVD format ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Videodisc release of the 2003 motion picture.
Based on the story "Walk well my brother" by Farley Mowat.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Rated PG for thematic elements, language, some disturbing images and brief nudity.
In English with optional subtitles in Spanish.
When a plane carrying Charlie Halliday and a sick Inuit woman, Kanaalaq, crashes hundreds of miles from civilization, they are at the mercy of nature's worst. While search parties try to locate the plane, Charlie decides to trek overland, promising the woman he will return with help. Despite her sickness, she follows Charlie. Kanaalaq teaches him the skills he will need in order to survive and he comes to respect her wisdom and her spirit.