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Wildlife Safari to The Argentine: The High Andes  (1972)

Also known as: Episode 1

A six-part series of zoological exploration.  introduced by Jeffery Boswall.  The expedition starts at 16,000 feet where the climate is severe for both men and wildlife.  On the rooftop of South America live plants and stranger animals, adapted to resist cold, drought and rarefied air.  A search by mule-train is mounted for the last vicunas in Argentina - diminutive humpless wild camels.

Copyright holder

Copyright Holder: BBC - Natural History Unit
Address: c/o BBC Motion Gallery
Room E251
80 Wood Lane
W12 0TT
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 8433 2861 / 2

Film credits

Cameraman: Douglas Fisher
Film Editor: Robin Hellier
Narrator: Jeffery Hugh Richard Boswall
Presenter: Jeffery Hugh Richard Boswall
Producer: Jeffery Hugh Richard Boswall
Production Organisation: BBC - Natural History Unit