The incredible journey of the butterflies [videorecording] / produced by Primitive Entertainment and Films à Trois in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; produced in association with Centre National de la Cinématographie
DVDs | PBS Video | 2009
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 595.789 I)
[United States] : PBS Video, 2009.
1 videodisc (56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from container.
Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Nova on Jan. 27, 2009.
Edited and rewritten version of the 2007 documentary film 'Four wings and a prayer, ' with some new material.
Based on the book Four wings and a prayer by Sue Halpern.
Special features: printable materials for educators (PDF files).
Narrated by Stockard Channing.
Director, Nick De Pencier ; writer/producer, Elizabeth Arledge ; editors, Jon Neuberger, Christopher Donaldson, Robert Swartz ; camera, Étienne Carton de Grammont, Erich Roland ; music, Jorge Arriagada.
Every year monarch butterflies migrate across North America to a remote area of Mexico. This presentation discusses how the butterflies navigate and endure the long journey and takes you to the locations they call home.
1. Birth of a monarch -- 2. Soaring over land and lakes -- 3. Destination Mexico -- 4. An endangered refuge -- 5. Gathering flocks -- 6. An awesome spectacle.
Nova (Television program)
Four wings and a prayer (Motion picture)