Review: Eyewitness – Bird

Eyewitness – Bird A documentary highlighting the biology (flight, food, nesting…) and how birds have been perceived or integrated into various though mostly western cultures. The cinematography is stunning. Eyewitness is a natural history television series produced by BBC and DK Vision. The series is based on the Dorling Kindersley Eyewitness Books series of children’s … More Review: Eyewitness – Bird

Movie Review: Rio

Birds. You know once you get hooked on them you find yourself doing all kinds of things such as watching cartoon birds. I snagged Rio from a bargin bin and was surprised at how much I enjoyed this lighthearted romp. He can’t fly, he’s clueless about the wild, and he’s on his way to Rio … More Movie Review: Rio

Review: Fly Away Home

Fly Away Home (1996) I LOVE this movie, it’s sweet, and beautiful, and I truly love its sense of wonder. Official Trailer: The relationships of parent/child child/goose are what make the moving emotionally rich.  The movie is billed as being based on the experiences of “Bill Lishman who, in 1986, started training Canada Geese to … More Review: Fly Away Home

Review: Winged Migration

This gorgeous movie starring birds of all kinds covers seven continents and all four seasons. It features lovely music and is compellingly shot so the audience participates in the flight and lives of the birds the documentary follows on their migrations.  90 minutes in length it stars many kinds of birds and two humans Jacques Perrin and … More Review: Winged Migration