The Winged go-betweens

China, 1965

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A nature film on the life of bees, concentrating in particular on their most useful function - the pollination of flowers. Using close-ups the camera reveals the work and behaviour of these insects in a way rarely seen before on the screen. A fascinating insight into their world.

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Credits

production company

Shanghai Scientific and Educational Film Studio

director

Miu Chin

Duration

00:18:25:00

Production places
China
Production dates
1965

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

323117

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Bees

Animals & Wildlife → Insects

Animals & Wildlife → Insects - Behavior

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Pollination

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Research

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Pollination

Short films

Short films → Short films - China

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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