Rolling stone raved that winged migration, awe-inspiring documentary, the critically acclaimed, is A movie miracle! It soars! You feel privileged! Witness as five film crews follow a rich variety ofbird migrations through 40 countries and each of the seven continents. Dvd. With teams totalling more than 450 people, above, helicopters and balloons to fly alongside, gliders, 17 pilots and 14 cinematographers used planes, below and in front of their subjects.
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Earthflight: The Complete SeriesBBC Home Entertainment 28939605 #ad - David tennant harry potter, drones, filmed over four years with help from camera-carrying birds, paragliders, Doctor Who narrates this exhilarating adventure, and remote-control microflight planes. Soar with countless birds across six continents and forty countries, and see the world from their point of view.
March of the Penguins Widescreen EditionWarnerBrothers 4478707 #ad - Shrink-wrapped. March of the penguins dvd wsthis breathtakingly beautiful documentary chronicles the heroic and harrowing journey that emperor penguins make amid subfreezing temperatures and violent snowstorms at the South Pole in order to mate. With a determination that rivals that of the animals he documents so impressively, biologist and filmmaker Luc Jacquet spent more than a year documenting the emperor penguins' epic struggle not just to reproduce, but also to survive the March Of The Penguins.
Shrink-wrapped. It's a scientific enigma that these flightless aquatic birds leave, at summer's end, the watery element that is most favorable for their survival to travel hundreds of miles to engage in their annual mating ritual on treacherous Antarctic ice floes.
5 Part Series - Secret Life of BirdsMill Creek Ent #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Traveling from wild coastlines to urban habitats, this fascinating BBC natural history series follows host and wildlife expert Iolo Williams as he explores the behavior of birds. Join williams as he investigates how and why birds communicate, the survival challenges that birds encounter, as well as an in-depth study revealing birds' ability to fly, the breeding and nesting behavior of birds, the intricate design of their beaks and how their color and camouflage enables them to live in many different habitats.
This ground breaking series reveals every aspect of their lives from surviving harsh winters to avoiding deadly predators. Shrink-wrapped.
SeasonsMusic Box Films 43381196 #ad - Winter had gone on for 80, the cycle of seasons was established, 000 years when in a relatively short period of time the ice retreated, the landscape metamorphosed, and the beasts occupied their new kingdom. Shrink-wrapped. After traveling the world alongside migrating birds winged Migration and diving the oceans with whales and manta rays Oceans, Jacques Perrin and Jacques Cluzaud return to more familiar ground: the lush green forests and megafauna that emerged across Europe following the last Ice Age.
With its exceptional footage of animals in the wild, Seasons is the awe-inspiring and thought-provoking tale of the long and tumultuous shared history that inextricably binds humankind with the natural world. It was only later that man arrived to share this habitat, first tentatively as migratory hunter/gatherers, then making inroads in the forest as settled agriculturalists, and later more dramatically via industry and warfare.
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Life StoryBBC 35273870 #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Life story dvdthe makers of the emmy award®-winning series life take you deeper than ever into the perilous and exhilarating drama we humans share with every other animal on the planet − from the circumstances of our birth and the struggle to reach adulthood, to the unpredictable challenges thrust on all creatures by our environment, secure a home and find a mate, our enemies and even our families.
MicrocosmosKino Classics #ad - Shrink-wrapped. One of the most successful nature documentaries of all time, Microcosmos 1996 captures the fun and adventure of a spectacular hidden universe revealed in a breathtaking, close-up view unlike anything you ve ever seen! Your family will marvel at a pair of stag beetles dueling like titans.
While trying to avoid becoming a feisty pheasant s dinner. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. And you ll have a front row seat to witness an amazing transformation from caterpillar to butterfly, the remarkable birth of a mosquito, and several other minute miracles of life. With its tiny cast of thousands, Microcosmos leaves no doubt that Mother Nature remains the greatest special effects wizard of all New York Times.
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The Incredible Journey of the ButterfliesPBS 5458936 #ad - Nowhere in nature is there a more powerful mix of scientific marvel, awesome beauty and epic struggle for survival than the Monarch butterfly. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Journey into the monarchs secret and fascinating world as NOVA visits the spectacular locations the Monarch calls home, meets its friends and enemies including humans in both camps and flies with it on one of the most inspiring migratory odysseys imaginable.
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Winged MigrationSeuil #ad - Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. Shrink-wrapped. The result is a tour de force that is testament to the patience of a globe-trotting team of filmmakers and ornithologists. Shrink-wrapped. Migration is an enigma. Who knows why the cuckoo, flies alone to the far forests of africa, born in Europe, home of its ancestors? Or how the Arctic tern can fly over ten thousand miles on its astonishing journey from pole to pole? Winged Migration follows single birds and whole squadrons on their restless flights seeking answers to such riddles.
With its informative text, yet intimate, winged Migration offers both the general reader and the dedicated bird watcher a bird's-eye view of five continents and a grand, portrait of the secret life of birds. Shrink-wrapped. The companion to the oscar -nominated film, Winged Migration is the definitive visual account of its subject: the extraordinary flights of migrating birds around the world.
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Nature: Hummingbirds - Magic in the AirQuestar #ad - With wings that beat up to 200 times every second, the only birds able to hover, fly backwards, they are among natures most accomplished athletes, and even upside down. Because hummingbirds live their lives in fast forward, much of their fascinating world is typically lost to human perception. As seen on pbs, the award-winning Nature series is the longest-running weekly natural history series on television.
Murray Abraham narrates. Hummingbirds take extraordinary to a whole new level. Shrink-wrapped. They are the smallest warm-blooded creatures on the planet, but they are also among the fastest. Shrink-wrapped. Bonus features: behind-the-scenes with filmmaker Ann Prum, and, Deleted Scenes. And watch as the birds display their elaborate mating rituals, showing off with nose dives that subject them to over ten Gs of force enough to cause an experienced fighter pilot to black out! These tiny marvels dazzle and delight bird watchers all over the world, and NATURE reveals their stunning abilities as they have never been seen before.
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