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The Dragonfly - Falcon of the Insect World  (1983)


This film looks at the principal patterns of behaviour of some of the dragonflies common in Finland - Hunting feeding, mating and the laying of eggs. It shows the growth and development of a dragonfly from a crawling underwater larva to a beautiful creature gliding on its glistening wings.

Film credits

Camera: Kari Soveri
Director: Kari Soveri
Editor: Kari Soveri
Narrator: Glyn Banks
Producer: Kari Soveri
Script: Kari Soveri
Sound: Kari Soveri
Wildscreen "Newcomer" Awards, 1984