The adventure of a lifetime begins...
Directed by award-winning filmmaker Thomas Balm`es, from an original idea by producer Alain Chabat, Babies simultaneously follows four babies around the world - from birth to first steps. The children are, respectively, in order of on-screen introduction: Ponijao, who lives with her family near Opuwo, Namibia; Bayarjargal, who resides with his family in Mongolia, near Bayanchandmani; Mari, who lives with her family in Tokyo, Japan; and Hattie, who resides with her family in the United States, in San Francisco.
Re-defining the nonfiction art form, Babies joyfully captures on film the earliest stages of the journey of humanity that are at once unique and universal to us all.
Director/Adaptation/Image/Co-Executive Producer- Thomas Balm`es
Producer/Original Idea- Alain Chabat
Producer- Amandine Billot
Producer- Christine Rouxel
Editor- Reynald Bertrand
Music- Bruno Coulais
Editor- Craig McKay, A.C.E.