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Secrets of Nature: Skilled Insect Artisans

Directed by Edgar Chance
United Kingdom, 1922
Documentary, Short, Silent

Synopsis

A short black-and-white silent documentary film featuring the life cycles of the Ailanthus silkmoth and the Red Admiral butterfly, which anthropomorphised the insects in terms of their behavioural resemblance to human activities.

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Secrets of Nature: Skilled Insect Artisans Directed by Edgar Chance