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The Star

2017 | 86 min | K-7 | adventure, animation, comedy, family, fantasy

A diminutive but brave donkey named Bo longs for a life outside of his daily toil at the village mill. One day he finds the courage to break free, finally on the adventure of his dreams. On his journey, he joins forces with Ruth, a lovable sheep who has lost her flock, and Dave, a pigeon full of big goals.

Bo and his new friends, accompanied by three clever camels and a group of strange farm animals, follow the star on their journey, becoming the unlikely heroes of the world’s greatest story – the first Christmas. The Star is a description of the Christmas gospel with animal characters. Director: Timothy Reckart.

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About the movie


  • ethics
  • religion


  • animal characters
  • bible
  • friendship skills
  • humoristic
  • informational
  • warmth

Educational levels

  • middle schools
  • primary schools


  • adventure
  • animation
  • comedy
  • family
  • fantasy


  • Christmas

Age limits

  • K-7


  • Sony Pictures

For media educator

The film is suitable for primary and secondary school age, telling about the Christmas gospel through animation.

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