THE EAGLE AND THE SNAKE 50 minutes, Full HD, French and English

The Snake Eagle photo

50 minutes, full HD
The film has been awarded in Menigoute film festival. It describes the entire life cycle of the Short toed Eagle or Snake Eagle (Circaetus gallicus) filmed by Francesco Petretti in different locations in Central Italy, e.g. Maremma and Tolfa Hills.
The amazing migratory habits, the courtship, the parental care, the hunting strategies are part of the film with deals with the life of the snakes too, describing how colubrids and vipers try to avoid the impressive hunting pressure of the eagles.

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