[St. Charles, Ill.] : Olive Films, c2011.
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Writer, David Seltzer ; producer/director, Walon Green ; cinematography, Helmuth Barth, Walon Green, music, Lalo Schifrin.
Originally released as a documentary motion picture in 1971.
Academy Awards, 1972: best documentary.
MPAA rating: G.
Professor Hellstrom, a famous entomologist, is so shaken by the savagery and ferocity of the predatory insect world that he films the following 'documentary' to warn mankind of its danger. Featuring stunning microphotography of a variety of insects and plants that include ultra close-ups of wars between ant colonies and a gigantic praying mantis practicing cannibalism.
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