German documentary film showing wildlife on a field in summer.
Terra Filmkunst - Die Sommerwiese - Hergestellt von der Kulturfilm - Abteilung'.
A girl in German national costume walks across field in the summer, she is surrounded with daises. She walks through flowers, enjoys the sun and sits between daises. Then she continues her walk on mountain side to observe the life around - flowers, insects, the field seems to be buzzing with activity in summer. Follows a long sequence of brilliant close up shots of the flowers and insects on the filed. Great close up shots of daisies, dandelions, nettles, grass, spiders, various caterpillars, butterflies, cocoons, bees, snails, ladybirds etc. Film ends with men arriving to cut the grass. The film is accompanied with good music and German commentary.
UFA documentary film with German voiceover.
Cataloguer's note - brilliant footage - cruel end.