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Wisdom of the Wild
Wisdom of the Wild

Wisdom of the Wild 1940


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Wisdom of the Wild 1940

10 mins United Kingdom Director. Mary Field

A wildlife film with a difference: it has A Message for any humans in the house. "The squirrel in the tree, the fox below, the birds, insects, all know that a time of plenty will not last forever". Austerity-stricken wartime viewers can learn from their economical feeding habits. An entertaining hybrid of public information and natural history from the makers of wildlife series Secrets of Life.

Directed by

Mary Field


E.V.H. Emmett




World War II Food Badgers Bees Squirrels Feeding Dormice Wasps Propaganda


Animals on Film WWII at the Pictures The Female Gaze




United Kingdom



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