After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it's part of her destiny.
- Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
- Studio: New Line Cinema, Ingenious Media, Depth of Field, Scholastic Productions
- Keyword: england, compass, experiment, polar bear, steampunk, airship, animal, alternative universe, based on young adult novel
- Cast: Nicole Kidman, Daniel Craig, Dakota Blue Richards, Ben Walker, Freddie Highmore, Ian McKellen