The adder

Nicolai Lichtenberg, Denmark, 1946

10 min.DK/DocumentaryNature films

The film shows the hatching of young adders, something which is rarely seen, let alone photographed. We follow the young adders till they are fully grown, and have become a danger to animals and human being.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Hugormen
Danish title Hugormen
Keywords Adders, Snakes, 1940-1949
Director Nicolai Lichtenberg
Screenplay Hans Hvass
Director of Photography Nicolai Lichtenberg
Composer Erik Fiehn
Production country Denmark
Production company Minerva Film
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral
Technical info 299 meter, 35 mm, Black/white, Sound


Production company Minerva Film
Commissioned by Dansk Kulturfilm
Domestic distribution Statens Filmcentral


Direction Nicolai Lichtenberg


Script Hans Hvass


Cinematography Nicolai Lichtenberg


Music Erik Fiehn


Voiceover Hans Hvass

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