Wild highlands

United Kingdom, 1961

Film
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A picturesque and beautiful film study of wild life in the western Highlands of Scotland, on the Ardnamurchan peninsula. By the sea, herons, oyster catchers, and ringer lovers tend their young; on the hill, the wild cat prowls, the fox preys upon rabbits and the eagle chick waits to be fed. Exciting sequences include an antler battle.

Credits

production company

British Transport Films

Duration

00:21:30:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1961

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011973

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Animals

Animals & Wildlife → Birds - Great Britain

Animals & Wildlife → Wild animals

Animals & Wildlife → Wildlife

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Scotland - Description and travel

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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