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More Than Honey (2012)

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An in-depth look at honeybee colonies in California, Switzerland, China and Australia.

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An in-depth look at honeybee colonies in California, Switzerland, China and Australia.

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A méhek világa  »

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$5,225 (USA) (14 June 2013)

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$71,497 (USA) (13 September 2013)
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Official submission of Switzerland to the Oscars 2014 best foreign language film category. See more »

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For the love of bees
23 February 2015 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

There are a number of documentaries about bees and most are a labor of love; this one is no different. The makers of this film clearly have a great deal of respect and love for bees. Not a whole lot of new ground is covered as colony collapse has been discussed in many previous works, but the filmography makes this documentary one that is worth watching. They went out of their way to capture the best shot and the final product shows the quality of their work.

For the layman, this film provides an inside look at the industrial nature of the apiary business. From breeding a queen to splitting the colony, you get to see how it is done and it is not always a pretty sight.


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