The Secret of Kells
Country: Belgium, France, Ireland
Language: In English
Animation | 2009 | 75 min
Genre: Drama, Historical
Recommended for ages 8+ (Parental Guidance: Brief situations of violence and tension.)
Magic, fantasy and Celtic mythology come together in a riot of color and detail that dazzle the eyes in this sweeping story about the power of imagination and faith to carry humanity through dark times. To complete a magical illuminated manuscript, young Brendan must overcome his deepest fears on a dangerous quest through an enchanted forest beset by barbarians. Will his determination and artistic vision conquer darkness and show that enlightenment is the best fortification against evil?