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Summary A filmmaker forges an unusual friendship with an octopus living in a South African kelp forest, learning as the animal shares the mysteries of her world.

My Octopus Teacher

Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 5 Critic Reviews
82
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 53 User Ratings
8.0
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Summary A filmmaker forges an unusual friendship with an octopus living in a South African kelp forest, learning as the animal shares the mysteries of her world.

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Universal Acclaim Based on 5 Critic Reviews
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Universal Acclaim Based on 5 Critic Reviews
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100% Positive
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0% Mixed
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0% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 53 User Ratings
8.0
91% Positive
48 Ratings
4% Mixed
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6% Negative
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Generally Favorable Based on 53 User Ratings
8.0
91% Positive
48 Ratings
4% Mixed
2 Ratings
6% Negative
3 Ratings

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Production Company A Netflix Original Documentary, Off The Fence, The Sea Change Project
Release Date Sep 7, 2020
Duration 1 h 25 m
Rating TV-G
Academy Awards, USA
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
Critics' Choice Documentary Awards
• 2 Wins & 4 Nominations
International Documentary Association
• 2 Wins & 3 Nominations