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512 Ratings


Microcosmos: Le peuple de l'herbe

France, Switzerland, 1996


A documentary of insect life in meadows and ponds, using incredible close-ups, slow motion, and time-lapse photography.

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Microcosmos Directed by Claude Nuridsany, Marie Pérennou

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Technical Grand Prize

César Awards

1997 | 5 wins including: Best Music

1997 | 3 nominations including: Best Film

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