The Living mountains

United Kingdom, 1972

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

Episode number 5 of Series “The Web of life”.
Looks at some of the strange plants seen on a journey from the shores of the Caribbean in Venezuela to the moorlands and peaks of the Andes Mountains, then across the world to Mount Kenya, with its weird giant plants and tiny sunbirds. Shows how plants and animals survive in extreme conditions and also indicates that today the seemingly invulnerable mountains are less secure from human intrusion.

Credits

producer

Richard Brock

production company

British Petroleum

British Broadcasting Corporation

Language

English

Duration

00:30:43:00

Colour

Colour

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/75286--the-living-mountains/ |title=The Living mountains |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=18 April 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}