Entry 783

Banquet of the Beasts – The Cycle of Life

What happens when an animal perishes in the depth of the forest? Who clears up the remains? Why aren’t we surrounded by carcasses? After all, death is a constant and universal visitor … Every death means life for zillions of other living organisms: it is the initiator of a complex cycle we all depend upon. But despite its importance, we know relatively little about the animals that move in after a body has died, the organisms that radically change the body’s chemistry, and the plants that recycle the valuable nutrients contained in every carcass. A film about life after death…


Sat 19.0916:00Small hall (Lihula)
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Title in EstonianLoomade pidusöök - eluring
Original titleFestmahl der Tiere
Year of Production2020
Running Time (min)52’
Country of ProductionGermany
Language of SubtitlesEnglish
DirectorDaniela Pulverer, Boris Raim
CinematographyKlaus Scheurich
EditingMarlon Wilson
ProducerAnnette Scheurich
Producing CompanyMarco Polo Film AG
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