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Lost Freedom

Germany, 1956 (MIFF 1957, Mostly of Birds)

Director: Viktor Valet

Without a single word of commentary, this unusual film presents an eloquent plea against keeping birds and animals in captivity.

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The Penguins of Macquarie Island

Australia, 1956
Life in the rookeries, the distinguishing features of the birds, their nesting habits, the incubation and the development of the chicks of all species, are covered in this film. ... More »

The Mallee Fowl

Australia, 1957
The life history and habits of this peculiar bird, which does not brood its eggs but lays them in the earth. ... More »

The Spruce Bog

Canada, 1956
The conditions under which a spruce bog is formed, with details of the plant type found at successive stages of development from open water to mature spruce forest. ... More »

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