Jonah: A Great Fish Story
He was the Old Testament prophet who fled the word of the Lord, only to find himself headed for a whale of a predicament! When Jonah gets caught in the belly of a great fish, he learns an unforgettable lesson about obedience and honoring his responsibilities. Now, experience the story of Jonah like never before, told entirely in verse with stop-motion animation and computer-generated effects.
Jonah: A Great Fish Story is a miraculous journey of faith filled with enchanting visuals, traditional values, and bonus features, including a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the film, a music video, and an inside look at how artist James Christensen inspired the magical world of the film.
Writer: Platte Clark
Director: Nathan Smith
Producer: Christopher Smith; Nathan Smith; Darin McDaniel
Runtime: 20 min.
This is a colorful animated film that tells the Bible story of Jonah and how he got into the stomach of a big fish. Using the stop-motion animation and narrated in rhyme, it tells of Jonah's defiance of the Lord by not going to Nineveh as he was asked to do. It is a Bible story which everyone always enjoys. We award this faith-based DVD the Dove "Family-Approved" Seal for all ages.
Violence: Terrible storm; man is thrown overboard and swallowed by a fish.