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Plants behaving badly : the intriguing behavior of extraordinary plants / a production of Sky Vision for Terra Mater Factual Studios GmbH ; produced and directed by Steve Nicholls ; executive producers, Sabine Holzer and Martin Meszaros ; writer, Victoria Coules.

Nicholls, Steve, (television producer,, television director.). Holzer, Sabine (Producer), (television producer.). Mészáros, Martin, 1969- (television producer.). Coules, Victoria, (screenwriter.). Attenborough, David, 1926- (narrator.). McPherson, Stewart, 1983- (consultant.). Bateman, Richard M., (consultant.). Flay, Kevin, (director of photography.). Coope, Tim, (editor of moving image work.). Elsbury, Martin, (editor of moving image work.). Faux, Steven, (composer (expression)). Sky Vision (Firm), (production company.). Terra Mater Factual Studios, (production company.). Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), (publisher.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (film distributor.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library.

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Summary:

Two groups of plants exhibit such intriguing behavior that a century and a half ago they attracted the attention of Charles Darwin. These same plants, the orchids and the carnivorous plants, still fascinate scientists today. In two episodes, this television program reveals a world of deceit and treachery worthy of any fictional thriller.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 580 PLA DVD (Text) 37814003054278 STORAGE - AUDIOVISUAL DVD System_Only_3months 05/27/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531700164
  • ISBN: 1531700160
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2017]
  • Distributor: [Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen.
Documentary.
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions."
Title from container.
Subtitle on container: The intriguing behavior of extraordinary plants.
Originally produced as a two-part television program: Plants behaving badly.
Program content: ℗♭2013.
Wide screen (16x9).
Running time indicated on container: approximately 120 minutes; actual running time: 107 minutes.
Part 1 identified on container as Carnivorous plants; part 2 identified on container as Orchids.
Formatted Contents Note:
part 1. Murder & mayhem (53:10) -- part 2. Sex & lies (53:10).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Scientific consultants, Steward McPherson, Richard Bateman. Photographed by Kevin Flay ; editor, Tim Coope, Martin Elsbury ; music, Steven Faux.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, David Attenborough.
Summary, etc.:
Two groups of plants exhibit such intriguing behavior that a century and a half ago they attracted the attention of Charles Darwin. These same plants, the orchids and the carnivorous plants, still fascinate scientists today. In two episodes, this television program reveals a world of deceit and treachery worthy of any fictional thriller.
Target Audience Note:
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG (parental guidance suggested; this program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children).
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Subject: Plants.
Orchids.
Carnivorous plants.
Genre: Documentary television programs.
Nature television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Nonfiction television programs.
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