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Microcosmos (Microcosmos: Le Peuple de l'Herbe) (1996)

Microcosmos
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7.9 IMDB rating

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A great movie

9 years, 6 months ago at Feb 1 13:51
To be honest, it has been a while since I have seen this movie but, after all these years, it is still one of the most unforgettable movie experiences I ever had. I remember it very well, when it was released in France, there was a huge buzz about the whole thing, it was eventually critically acclaimed and was watched by 3 500 000 viewers. Basically, this movie is just really unique and should be ... read more
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A documentary of insect life in meadows and ponds, using incredible close-ups, slow motion, and time-lapse photography. It includes bees collecting nectar, ladybugs eating mites, snails mating, spiders wrapping their catch, a scarab beetle relentlessly pushing its ball of dung uphill, endless lines of caterpillars, an underwater spider creating an air bubble to live in, and a mosquito hatching.
Release date: 6 September 1996
UPC: 786936233124
Tags: Documentary (12), Nature (7), France (6), 1996 (6), 1990s (5), Biology (4), Insects (4), Insect World (2), Colour (2), Entomology (2), Spiritual Cinema (2), Eccentric (2), Switzerland (2), Incredible Details (2), Talkies (2), Italy (2), Award In Cannes (2), Weird (2), SnP (1), True Films 200 (1)
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