Mar 15, 2022
Bingeworthy: Are Nature Documentaries Good For Nature?
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From My Octopus teacher to BBC's latest hit The Green Planet, wildlife documentaries continue to draw millions of viewers. But are they good for wildlife? We discuss with top doc makers, and get the inside scoop on working with Sir David Attenborough. We also uncover one the biggest wildlife myths of all time (thanks Disney), and ask, is Tik Tok really where it's at for wildlife media?


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Where to watch The Green Planet.

Watch the original nature documentary, Seal Island, Produced in 1948 by the one and only Walt Disney.

To find out more about being a n "Eco Tok" influencer on TikTok, read this.

Diogo Verissimo,  Research Fellow at Oxford. Read his blog for more background on his work. 

More on Ann Johnson Prum's work, here

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