Animals / Species : CONTENTS





(Updated on 15/09/2016)





  • See Cinema (about fish) on RESCOL 1





  • Midway a Message from the Gyre : a short film by Chris Jordan - 3'53
    "It is a powerful visual journey into the heart of an astonishingly symbolic environmental tragedy.
    On one of the remotest islands on our planet, tens of thousands of baby albatrosses lie dead on the ground, their bodies filled with plastic from the Pacific Garbage Patch..."





    • Cannes kicks off with panda power
      "An invasion of panda bears has helped launch the 61st Cannes Film Festival, which has begun in France.
      Comic actor Jack Black arrived by boat with 40 people in giant panda outfits to promote Kung Fu Panda, an animated tale of a bear who loves martial arts."
      + a VIDEO






  • A Tribute to TV Dogs - "A supercut tribute to the beloved dogs of classic and modern TV shows."


  • The PATSY Award "was originated by the Hollywood office of the American Humane Association in 1939. They decided to honor animal performers after a horse was killed in an on-set accident during the filming of the Tyrone Power film Jesse James. The letters are an acronym, and stand forPicture Animal Top Star of the Year. A later acronym was also included: Performing Animal Television Star of the Year....
    The American Humane Association is the organization responsible for the disclaimer at the end of many films and television programs that "No Animals Were Harmed" in the production."


    See PATSY Award Winners (partial listing)


The Fantastic Mr. Fox