May. 20, 1996 France, Switzerland, Italy 80 Min. G
A documentary of insect life in meadows and ponds, using incredible close-ups, slow motion, and time-lapse photography. It includes bees collecting nectar, ladybugs eating mites, snails mating, spiders wrapping their catch, a scarab beetle relentlessly pushing its ball of dung uphill, endless lines of caterpillars, an underwater spider creating an air bubble to live in, and a mosquito hatching.
Original title Microcosmos : Le peuple de l'herbe
IMDb Rating 7.9 9,690 votes
TMDb Rating 7.8 73 votes