Missing - Where Have All the Birds Gone?

Missing - Where Have All the Birds Gone?

Section: 
Nemzetközi Filmszemle – Tudomány és természet
Length: 
52:27
09:33 26. Tuesday
Director: 
Heiko De Groot

His films are broadcasted by ARD, Arte, NDR and WDR, and he has been awarded several prizes.

Birds are the descendants of dinosaurs and older than humanity. But all over the world they are disappearing from the countrysides. In Germany as well as in the US, the number of farmland birds has dropped by more than half in the last thirty years. This loss is a symptom. Something is wrong. Why are the birds disappearing and what makes them so important to our survival? This documentary provides answers.