With Beak and Claw

Dziobem i pazurem

  • Description
  • Cast and crew
  • Duration: 52'
  • Genre: NATURE
  • Resolution: SD
  • Year: 2001

The beauty of Polish wildlife, especially life of wild birds in north-east Poland is the main subject of this documentary. It consists of thrilling, moving and beautiful scenes which do not need any external comments. Viewers can watch white-tailed eagles attacking a flock of cormorants, mating dance of black grouses and cranes, fights of ravens and buzzards for carrion. Beautiful shots also demonstrate how weather conditions such as wind, rain and thunderstorm influence wildlife. The scenes have been recorded and selected with great care. It took three years to gather the necessary material for the documentary and the final result is definitely worth that effort. 

  • Awards:
  • 2002 ECO International Film Festival – Grand Prix
  • 2002 International Ornithological Film Festival Menigoute – Jury Award
  • 2003 International Nature Film Festival – Grand Prix
  • 2003 Speleology Film Festival in Barcelona – Grand Prix
  • 2003 Ecofilm International Nature Film Festival in Prague – Grand Prix
  • 2003 Green Vision – International Nature Film Festival in St. Petersburg – Artistic Achievements Award
  • 2003 European Nature Film Festival Valvert in Brussels – Cristal Leaf Award
  • 2004 EKA Film Festival in Minsk – Grand Prix


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