Experience some of nature’s most incredible spectacles as millions of creatures embark on extraordinary journeys of survival. Join the sweeping spectacle of hundreds of migrating zebras in the vast plains of East Africa. Witness the mysterious migration of more than 120 million red crabs on tiny Christmas Island in the Indian Ocean. Encounter the affectionate curiosity of majestic gray whales in the beautiful lagoons of Mexico’s Baja California. Enter a golden blizzard as tens of millions of monarch butterflies fill the sky in the hidden highlands of Mexico. Take flight alongside migratory birds navigating by sun, stars, and instinct. Travel back in time among exotic tribes of Africa to explore the roots of human migration.

Length: 40:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 1999
  • Date Released:
    October 1999
  • Alternate Titles: Epic Journeys: The Great Migrations
  • Status: In Distribution
  • 3D: No
  • Run Time: 31-50
  • Formats: 8/70, 15/70, DCI-compliant Digital, Fulldome
  • Distributor:

    K2 Studios

  • Produced By:
    Graphic Films Corp. for Migrations Film Partners, Ltd., in collaboration with the Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Executive Producer:
  • Producer: Paul Novros
  • Director:  George Casey
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Mose Richards
  • Cinematography: Rodney Taylor, David Douglas, Sean Casey
  • Sound Editor: 
  • Visual Effects:
  • Music/Score: 
  • Editor: Tim Huntley
  • Narrator: Robert Foxworth
  • Other Credits:
  • Sponsors:


  • Animals
  • Documentary
  • Nature



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