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OSPREY

UK, 1979 (MIFF 1980, Programme 53)

Director: Hugh Miles

The story of the osprey: includes nestbuilding and family life in the Scottish Highlands, migration to Africa and the drama of hunting — some of the fishing scenes are among the most spectacular ever caught on film.

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