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UNDERGROUND FARMERS
AFP-136BD 16mm
B W
Educational
1936
B W 1936 Documentary about ants, especially the leaf-cutting ants of South America. The ants cut little pieces of leaves and carry them to their nest, where they are used to grow a special fungus that the ants eat. Lots of shots of ants carrying leaves and ant colony activity. Also, a big battle between rival groups of harvester ants (they're fighting, but it doesn't really read as such
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