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MIPTV Picks ’16: Nature’s Super Dads

From the bird world to mammals and amphibians, nature offers plenty of examples of dads that pull their domestic weight, and this informative doc provides a playful overview.
March 15, 2016


Partners: MFP; distributed by Zed
Length: 1 x 52 minutes
Premiered: February 2016
Rights available: Worldwide

Typically in wildlife films, when it comes to family life in the animal kingdom, we see plenty of shots of mothers tending to their offspring while the fathers prowl the landscape to provide. This documentary looks at several species that share the parenting load a little more equitably. From the bird world to mammals and amphibians, nature offers plenty of examples of dads that pull their domestic weight, and this informative doc provides a playful overview.

About The Author
Daniele Alcinii is a news reporter at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joins the rs team with journalism experience following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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