While Darwin Sleeps

Darwin Sleeps

More than three thousand insects appear in this film each for a single frame. As the colours glow and change across their bodies and wings it is as if the genetic programme of millions of years is taking place in a few minutes. The film is inspired by the insect collection of Walter Linsenmaier in the Natural History Museum of Luzern…

England
5'
2004

Director
Paul Bush

Script
Paul Bush

Editing
Paul Bush

Production
Ancient Mariner Productions

Music
Andy Cowton

Festivals
11th Festival on Wheels
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