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"Penguins" is a 2019 American nature documentary film directed by Alastair Fothergill and Jeff Wilson. The coming-of-age story follows an Adélie penguin named Steve, who joins fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to build a suitable nest, find a life partner and start a family. The American release of the film is narrated by Ed Helms.

Produced by Disneynature, the film was released in the United States on April 17, 2019, five days before Earth Day. It is the fifteenth nature documentary to be released by Disney under the Disneynature label. The film received positive reviews from critics, who singled out the "beautiful cinematography".

Release Date - April 17, 2019 (United States)

Genre - Documentary

Directed by - Alastair Fothergill
                      Jeff Wilson

Produced by - Alastair Fothergill
                       Keith Scholey
                       Roy Conli
                       Jeff Wilson

Written by - David Fowler

Narrated by - Ed Helms

Music by - Harry Gregson-Williams

Production Company - Disneynature
                                    Silverback Films

Distributed by - Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Country - United States

Language - English

Running time - 76 minutes

Box office - $7.7 million

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