River Terns of Bhadra

Date: Sunday, 6th Oct '13

Venue: UB City, Bangalore - Amphitheatre (see map)

The premiere of the film, 'The River Terns of Bhadra' was screened at the UB City Amphitheatre to celebrate Wildlife Week as well as elevate and assist the cause of conservation.

The Bhadra Tiger Reserve is one of India's treasured Tiger Reserves. The Reserve, rich in flora and fauna is flanked by the backwaters of the Bhadra Dam to the North. This brilliant landscape is home to many extraordinary stories. In summers, the backwaters of Bhadra witness a magical phenomenon when thousands of River Terns throng the backwaters in search of a nesting place.

This film brought the story of their lives up-close. With hidden camera traps, underwater cameras and high speed cameras, the film captured some special sequences.