Varda: the peregrine falcon

United States, 1969

Film
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Records the actual life cycle of the peregrine falcon beginning with the nest building and courting rituals of the parent birds. Because the most desirable birds are the femal of the species, the remainder of the film focuses on the adventure of Varda, a female peregrine and her eventual capture by Charlie Cypress, a Seminole Indian falconer.

Credits

production company

Walt Disney Animation Studios

Duration

00:25:03:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1969

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

30020

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Animal life cycles

Animals & Wildlife → Animal life cycles

Animals & Wildlife → Animal trainers

Animals & Wildlife → Animals

Animals & Wildlife → Birds - Behavior

Animals & Wildlife → Birds - Flight

Animals & Wildlife → Birds - Migration

Animals & Wildlife → Birds of prey

Animals & Wildlife → Captive wild animals

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Indians of North America - Social life and customs

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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