Secrets of the underwater world

United States, 1956

Film
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Describes many of the unusual creatures to be found in the shallow seas in the tidal fringe and in fresh water, including the stickleback, diving spider, archer fish, kelpfish, jellyfish, centophere, angler fish, decorator crab, and fiddler crab. Originally released as part of the Disney feature ‘Secrets of life’.

Credits

production company

Walt Disney Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:15:52:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28327

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Aquatic biology

Animals & Wildlife → Fishes

Animals & Wildlife → Marine ecology

Animals & Wildlife → Marine fauna

Animals & Wildlife → Nature study

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Freshwater ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Marine ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Marine fauna

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Documentary

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Aquatic biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Marine ecology

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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