“Babies” is a documentary that follows the lives of four newborn babies for the first year of life…in Namibia, Mongolia, Japan and San Francisco.
The children are, respectively, in order of on-screen introduction:
Ponijao, who lives with her family near Opuwo, Namibia;
Bayarjargal, who resides with his family in Mongolia, near Bayanchandmani;
Mari, who lives with her family in Tokyo, Japan;
Hattie, who resides with her family in the United States, in San Francisco.
Director: Thomas Balmès
Cast: Ponijao, Bayar, Mari, Hattie
Release Date: 7 May 2010 (USA)