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Ethology of the Grey Goose

Synopsis
A study of the grey goose in its natural surroundings, including mating, nest building and rearing young. The latter part shows the eight geese which identified Lorenz as their ‘mother’, and their subsequent behaviour patterns. Also shown are some of Prof Lorenz’s experiments with these birds. German titles.
Language
English
Country
Germany
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. st. b&w. 10 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1937
Availability
Hire
Notes
Archival interest.
Documentation
Teaching notes in English available.
Uses
Undergraduates.*
Subjects
Biology
Keywords
animal behaviour; geese

Credits

Director
Konrad Lorenz

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Distributor

Name

Higher Education Film & Video Library

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7393 1503
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
c/o British Universities Film & Video Council
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ
Notes
Catalogue available from British Universities Film & Video Council.

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