Sex, Lies and Butterflies

Stelvio National Park Award
Ann Johnson Prum – Production: Terra Mater Factual Studios in coproduction with Thirteen Productions LLC in association with WNET and PBS – Austria 2017 - Duration: 50 min. - Area: Ecuador, Morocco, Mozambique, Peru, U.S.A.

Butterflies have been flying around our planet for over 130 million years, and today around 20,000 different species inhabit the globe. Their amazing life stages are the centre of attention now. From egg to caterpillar to chrysalis to the emergence of the full-blown, winged creature, we are following their lives, highlighting their astonishing survival techniques, and the new science that is unlocking the secrets of their world, forever changing our view of these fantastic and yet so fragile creatures.