Not Rated | | Animation, Adventure, Family
A young boy in a remote medieval outpost under siege from barbarian raids is beckoned to adventure when a celebrated master illuminator arrives with an ancient book, brimming with secret wisdom and powers.
In the United States, the film never played on any more than 37 screens.
I have lived through many ages, through the eyes of salmon, deer, and wolf. I have seen the Northmen invading Ireland, destroying all in search of gold. I've seen suffering in the darkness. Yet I have seen beauty thrive in the most fragile of places...
During the closing credits, Aidan is heard reciting part of the Irish poem "Pangur Ban."
English, Scottish Gaelic, Irish
€7,085 (Belgium) (15 February 2009)
$686,383 (USA) (18 July 2010)
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