The Sea Around Us (film)


The Sea Around Us
Film poster for The Sea Around Us
Directed byIrwin Allen (uncredited)
Written byIrwin Allen
Based onThe Sea Around Us
by Rachel L. Carson
Produced byIrwin Allen
Narrated byDon Forbes
Theodore von Eltz
Edited byFrederic Knudtson
Doane Harrison (as Dean Harrison)
Music byPaul Sawtell
Distributed byRKO Radio Pictures
Release date
  • July 7, 1953 (1953-07-07)[1]
Running time
62 minutes[2]
CountryUnited States

The Sea Around Us is a 1953 American documentary film written and produced by Irwin Allen, based on the book of the same name by Rachel L. Carson. It won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[3]



  1. ^ "The Sea Around Us: Detail View". American Film Institute. Retrieved June 1, 2014.
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  3. ^ "The 25th Academy Awards (1953) Nominees and Winners". Archived from the original on July 6, 2011. Retrieved August 20, 2011.

External links

  • The Sea Around Us at IMDb