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[20 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disneynature’s ‘Bears’ Roars Into Theaters Just in Time for Earth Day 2014

The latest Disneynature film, Bears, is now open in theaters nationwide just in time for Tuesday’s Earth Day celebration.
The film follows in the cinematic footsteps of other Disneynature films including Oceans, African Cats, and Chimpanzee.
Bears is narrated by John C. Reilly (Wreck-It-Ralph) and follows a bear family for one year as two young cubs (Scout and Amber) learn how to survive in the rugged wilderness of Alaska with their mother, Sky.
The film is co-directed by Keith Scholey, a British zoologist and wildlife photographer who also co-directed African Cats for Disneynature.
“The …

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[21 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Downtown Disney to Offer Earth Day Fun and Activities

Disney continues to gear up for Earth Day on April 22, and Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District will be offering plenty of fun “earthy” activities of their own to help you celebrate!
Guests will be able to check out the premiere of Disneynature’s African Cats, which will open at the AMC 12 Theaters. Plus, between the theater and Kitson Kids, check out Archisand as they build a large replica of a lioness and her cubs. More African Cats-themed fun will be had with free Earth Day face painting from 10 a.m. to 7 …

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[17 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disney Cast Members Pledge to Protect the Environment

Disney Cast members, inspired by the upcoming Disneynature film African Cats and Earth Day, are working to add more environmentally friendly actions into their daily routines.
Last year, cast members made 10,000 conservation pledges, and they’re hard at work to double that number this Earth Day and reduce their carbon footprint. Some of the ways Disney Cast members will use to “green” their home and work routines include:

Using reusable shopping bags and food and drink containers
Raising thermostats by two degrees in the summer and lowering two degrees in the winter
Making an effort …

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[14 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
‘African Cats’ Integrated into Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s Earth Day Event

This year, Disney’s Animal Kingdom park will integrate Disneynature’s upcoming film, African Cats, into their annual Earth Day event. The theme this year is Celebrate Earth Day with a Party for the Planet.
In order to raise awareness and bring African Cats to life, the Animal Kingdom park will be offering a host of activities and special educational opportunities that feature lions, cheetahs, and how scientists research these wild animals.
For example, inside the Conservation Station at Rafiki’s Planet Watch, guests will be able to participate in “Be a Big Cat Researcher” activities …

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[13 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disneynature’s ‘African Cats’ Has Sold $1.7 Million in Advanced Ticket Sales

Despite the fact that Disneynature’s upcoming documentary African Cats doesn’t open for almost two weeks, fans have already purchased $1.7 million worth of tickets via the “African Cats, Save the Savanna” initiative.
Moviegoers who purchase advance tickets are helping to save the Savanna via Disneynature’s program, and the advance tickets already purchased translates into more than 9,500 acres saved within Kenya’s Amboseli Wildlife Corridor. With how ticket sales are advancing so far, that number will only continue to rise as we get closer to the film’s opening week.
According to Alan Bergman, …

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[9 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Pledge to See Disneynature’s ‘African Cats’ and Save the Savanna

Disneynature’s new documentary African Cats, which will premiere on Earth Day, promises to be a thrilling look into a real-life Lion King adventure.
Fans of Disneynature and their documentaries can pledge to see the new film by logging onto http://eventful.com/africancats. Once there, you can pledge your commitment to watching the new movie and view a real-time counter of how many others have participated. There will also be a graphical map showing how your pledge, and the pledges of others, are working to help conserve and protect the savanna. The acres of …

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[7 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]
Disneynature’s New Film ‘African Cats’ to be Released on Earth Day

Disneynature has been releasing documentaries on Earth Day for the last several years, and their upcoming film African Cats promises to be just as exciting as their previous releases. The film will launch April 22, 2011 and features the awe-inspiring story of Mara, a lion cub; Sita, a fearless cheetah and mother of five newborns; and Fang, the leader of the pride who will stop at nothing to protect his family from a banished lion.
The film truly seems like a real-life version of The Lion King, and is directed by …