Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

Movie Time for Children

Share

December 28, 2012

Program Locations:

For all ages

 

SNOW DOGS

Cuba Gooding Jr., James Coburn, Joanna Bacalso, Graham Greene
Walt Disney Pictures; Directed by Brian Levant
Rated PG; 99 minutes; 2002

Based on the 1994 book “Winterdance: The Fine Madness of Running the Iditarod”, this film centers on the reunion of a father and son during the famous 1180 mile Alaskan dogsled race. When Miami dentist Ted Brooks finds out that he has been named in a will he travels to Alaska during the race. He arrives wanting to claim his inheritance but dog sledding is in his genes and he is determined to follow in his famous father’s footsteps. Ted finds himself on a chaotic, unpredictable and hilarious ride through the harsh Alaskan countryside.

 

 

 

 

Chat with a librarian now

Keep Up With NYPL Events

Subscribe to our newsletters:

NYPL Programs

NYPL Family Programs

Programs for educators:

Teaching & Learning