Kakadu: Land of the Crocodile

Australia, 1986

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Episode number 2 of Series “Australian wilderness series”.
Wilderness is increasingly recognised as a scarce and vital commodity worldwide. In this video, Part 2 in a series of 6 documentaries, Val Plumwood, environmental philosopher and writer returns to Kakadu, where she was the victim of a terrible crocodile attack. Set against the steamy, intensely beautiful, backdrop of Kakadu National Park viewers share her thoughts on wilderness and wildlife. Accompanied by a Teacher’s Guide.

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director

David Greig

editor

David Greig

producer

John Richardson

production company

Kestrel Films (Australia)

writer

David Greig

Duration

00:50:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1986

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Australian wilderness series

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