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Directed by Jean Painlevé • 1947 • France
The academic and the fantastic merge in Jean Painlevé’s educational film about the food chain in a freshwater pond.
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Directed by Jean Painlevé • 1956 • France
Colorful underwater photography highlights this educational film about starfish.
Directed by Jean Painlevé • 1968 • France
Diatoms are explored through microscopic footage while their purpose and uses are explained.
Directed by Jean Painlevé • 1982 • France
An enthusiastic man sits on a park bench and explains the behaviors and rituals of pigeons.