Life in Hell - Survivors of Darkness

Some animals have peculiar habits or striking adaptations to their environment such as completely white or transparent skin or even total blindness. Scientists investigate how these species manage to survive in the most hostile caves on earth despite a lack of oxygen, nutrients and light.

The film shows caves in Romania, Slovenia and Mexico, in which extreme conditions have brought forth fragile lifeforms.

 

Schedule

Director: Thierry Berrod

France
2010
52 Min.
English
7
Director: Thierry Berrod
Author: Thierry Berrod
Camera: J.-P. Rivalain, Q.Russell, A.Calette, M.Baciu, T. Berrod
Editing: Thierry Berrod
Music: Gilbert Grilli
Editor: Thierry Berrod
Awards: Best Science Film 2011
Nominations: Best Science Film 2011
Website URL: www.monalisa-prod.com