David Attenborough investigates the evolution of nature’s flight in this documentary series. Using macroscopic and high-speed filming techniques, the show captures flying mammals, reptiles and insects, as well as birds from all over the world. Attenborough travels from Scotland to Borneo to find the extraordinary species gracing the skies. Created by the award-winning team behind “Natural History Museum Alive” and “Flying Monsters,” this series utilizes the latest technology to delve deeper into the animal kingdom to present the natural world’s engineering and aeronautics in action.

Directed by David Lee.


Conquest of the Skies

2015 GB 60 min
Festival Year: 2017
Types: Documentary
Topic: Wildlife