{"id":746816241769,"title":"Queen of the Sun: What are the Bees Telling Us? (Streaming Rental)","handle":"queen-of-the-sun-what-are-the-bees-telling-us-streaming-rental","description":"\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eDirected by: Taggart Siegel\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eProduced by: Jon Betz\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eOriginal Score: Jami Sieber\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan\u003eReleased: 2011\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan\u003eRunning Time: 82 min, 60 min \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003eEnglish SDH Subtitles + Subtitles in 16 languages\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eExtras including bonus interviews, Bee Facts \u0026amp; More...\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.collectiveeye.org\/products\/the-queen-of-the-sun-what-are-the-bees-telling-us\" style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0133\/2562\/files\/EDUCATIONAL_4cbbd0f0-e4ec-4511-9cb6-955998fe64b4_large.png?2038\"\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.collectiveeye.org\/pages\/host-a-screening\" title=\"Queen of the Sun screening page\" style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0133\/2562\/files\/SCREENING_138132ca-5ed5-4ba4-9733-9af88a54e06c_large.png?2038\"\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\" color=\"green\"\u003e \u003cspan color=\"green\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003ca style=\"text-align: left; color: #000000;\" href=\"http:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0133\/2562\/files\/QueenoftheSun_EPK_2012.pdf?686\"\u003e\u003cimg style=\"margin-right: 5px;\" alt=\"Queen of the Sun Press Kit\" src=\"\/\/collectiveeye.myshopify.com\/images\/admin\/icons\/mimes\/pdf.gif\" height=\"24\" width=\"24\"\u003ePress Kit\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\"A remarkable documentary that's also one of the most beautiful nature films I've seen.\" - Roger Ebert\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\" color=\"green\"\u003e \u003cspan color=\"green\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eFrom Taggart Siegel, director of the award-winning documentary THE REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN, comes a profound, alternative look at the global bee crisis. QUEEN OF THE SUN takes us on a journey through the catastrophic disappearance of bees and the mysterious world of the beehive. This engaging and ultimately uplifting film weaves an unusual and dramatic story of the heartfelt struggles of beekeepers, scientists and philosophers from around the world, including Michael Pollan, Gunther Hauk and Vandana Shiva. Together they reveal both the problems and the solutions in renewing a culture in balance with nature.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.queenofthesun.com\/\" target=\"_blank\" style=\"color: #000000;\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003ciframe src=\"https:\/\/player.vimeo.com\/video\/145557751?color=ffffff\u0026amp;title=0\u0026amp;byline=0\u0026amp;portrait=0\" webkitallowfullscreen=\"\" mozallowfullscreen=\"\" allowfullscreen=\"\" frameborder=\"0\" height=\"281\" width=\"500\"\u003e\u003c\/iframe\u003e \u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\" color=\"green\"\u003e\u003cspan color=\"green\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eAwards\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eOfficial Selection IDFA - International Film Festival Amsterdam\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Audience Award - Maui Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Audience Award - Indiememphis Film festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eBest Documentary- Youth Jury Rhode Island Int'l\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner IDA - Pare Lorentz Award (Honorable Mention)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Syracuse Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Director's Choice- Rhode Island Int'l Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Nashville Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eOfficial Selection - Abu Dhabi - International Film Festival \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Planet in Focus Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eQuotes\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNew York Times - Critic's Pick!\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\"Revelatory! Honey has never looked so delicious. Or so precious.\" - Jeanette Catsoulis, New York Times\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e“Stunning…as soulful as it is scientific, as uplifting as it is alarming. Siegel sets himself and his film apart with exquisite cinematography and awe-inducing visual artistry.”\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e- Film.com\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"The feel-good advocacy film of the year.\"\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem\u003e- Box Office Magazine\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"Entertaining, gorgeous and relevant. Siegel retains the gift of making\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003eyou\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003edream of making a difference.\"\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e-Shawn Levy, The Oregonian\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"Visually sumptuous...lovingly shot, near-psychedelic imagery, which serves as an unusually visceral reminder of the rich variety in nature—and what’s at stake if bees bug out for good.\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cb\u003e\u003ci\u003e-\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/b\u003e\u003ci\u003eVillage Voice\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"Rich, Elegant, Edifying. One of the most beautifully filmed documentaries that I've ever seen.\"\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e- Hollywood Report Card \u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"Must-see film... Likely the most important documentary of the year.\" - \u003ci\u003eCurrent\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cscript src=\"https:\/\/cdn.vhx.tv\/assets\/api.js\" data-vhx-site=\"collectiveeyefilmscollection.vhx.tv\"\u003e\u003c\/script\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv style=\"float: right;\"\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e","published_at":"2012-01-31T15:28:00-08:00","created_at":"2018-04-17T22:37:05-07:00","vendor":"Taggart Seigel","type":"DVD","tags":["Home-Use"],"price":499,"price_min":499,"price_max":499,"available":true,"price_varies":false,"compare_at_price":null,"compare_at_price_min":0,"compare_at_price_max":0,"compare_at_price_varies":false,"variants":[{"id":8146378326121,"title":"Home Streaming","option1":"Home Streaming","option2":null,"option3":null,"sku":"QUE-X","requires_shipping":false,"taxable":false,"featured_image":null,"available":true,"name":"Queen of the Sun: What are the Bees Telling Us? 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More...\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.collectiveeye.org\/products\/the-queen-of-the-sun-what-are-the-bees-telling-us\" style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0133\/2562\/files\/EDUCATIONAL_4cbbd0f0-e4ec-4511-9cb6-955998fe64b4_large.png?2038\"\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.collectiveeye.org\/pages\/host-a-screening\" title=\"Queen of the Sun screening page\" style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cimg src=\"\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0133\/2562\/files\/SCREENING_138132ca-5ed5-4ba4-9733-9af88a54e06c_large.png?2038\"\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\" color=\"green\"\u003e \u003cspan color=\"green\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003ca style=\"text-align: left; color: #000000;\" href=\"http:\/\/cdn.shopify.com\/s\/files\/1\/0133\/2562\/files\/QueenoftheSun_EPK_2012.pdf?686\"\u003e\u003cimg style=\"margin-right: 5px;\" alt=\"Queen of the Sun Press Kit\" src=\"\/\/collectiveeye.myshopify.com\/images\/admin\/icons\/mimes\/pdf.gif\" height=\"24\" width=\"24\"\u003ePress Kit\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\"A remarkable documentary that's also one of the most beautiful nature films I've seen.\" - Roger Ebert\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e \u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003e\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/div\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\" color=\"green\"\u003e \u003cspan color=\"green\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eFrom Taggart Siegel, director of the award-winning documentary THE REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN, comes a profound, alternative look at the global bee crisis. QUEEN OF THE SUN takes us on a journey through the catastrophic disappearance of bees and the mysterious world of the beehive. This engaging and ultimately uplifting film weaves an unusual and dramatic story of the heartfelt struggles of beekeepers, scientists and philosophers from around the world, including Michael Pollan, Gunther Hauk and Vandana Shiva. Together they reveal both the problems and the solutions in renewing a culture in balance with nature.\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e \u003ca href=\"http:\/\/www.queenofthesun.com\/\" target=\"_blank\" style=\"color: #000000;\" rel=\"noopener noreferrer\"\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003ciframe src=\"https:\/\/player.vimeo.com\/video\/145557751?color=ffffff\u0026amp;title=0\u0026amp;byline=0\u0026amp;portrait=0\" webkitallowfullscreen=\"\" mozallowfullscreen=\"\" allowfullscreen=\"\" frameborder=\"0\" height=\"281\" width=\"500\"\u003e\u003c\/iframe\u003e \u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e \u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\" color=\"green\"\u003e\u003cspan color=\"green\"\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003cdiv\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eAwards\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eOfficial Selection IDFA - International Film Festival Amsterdam\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Audience Award - Maui Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Audience Award - Indiememphis Film festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eBest Documentary- Youth Jury Rhode Island Int'l\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner IDA - Pare Lorentz Award (Honorable Mention)\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Syracuse Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Director's Choice- Rhode Island Int'l Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Nashville Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eOfficial Selection - Abu Dhabi - International Film Festival \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eWinner - Planet in Focus Film Festival\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003eQuotes\u003c\/span\u003e\n\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cmeta charset=\"utf-8\"\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eNew York Times - Critic's Pick!\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan\u003e\"Revelatory! Honey has never looked so delicious. Or so precious.\" - Jeanette Catsoulis, New York Times\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e“Stunning…as soulful as it is scientific, as uplifting as it is alarming. Siegel sets himself and his film apart with exquisite cinematography and awe-inducing visual artistry.”\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e- Film.com\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"The feel-good advocacy film of the year.\"\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cem\u003e- Box Office Magazine\u003c\/em\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"Entertaining, gorgeous and relevant. Siegel retains the gift of making\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003eyou\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003edream of making a difference.\"\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003ci\u003e-Shawn Levy, The Oregonian\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"Visually sumptuous...lovingly shot, near-psychedelic imagery, which serves as an unusually visceral reminder of the rich variety in nature—and what’s at stake if bees bug out for good.\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003cb\u003e\u003ci\u003e-\u003cspan\u003e \u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/b\u003e\u003ci\u003eVillage Voice\u003c\/i\u003e\u003c\/span\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003cspan style=\"color: #000000;\"\u003e\"Rich, Elegant, Edifying. 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Queen of the Sun: What are the Bees Telling Us? (Streaming Rental)

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  • Directed by: Taggart Siegel
  • Produced by: Jon Betz
  • Original Score: Jami Sieber
Released: 2011
Running Time: 82 min, 60 min 

English SDH Subtitles + Subtitles in 16 languages

Extras including bonus interviews, Bee Facts & More...

 
 
"A remarkable documentary that's also one of the most beautiful nature films I've seen." - Roger Ebert
 

From Taggart Siegel, director of the award-winning documentary THE REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN, comes a profound, alternative look at the global bee crisis. QUEEN OF THE SUN takes us on a journey through the catastrophic disappearance of bees and the mysterious world of the beehive. This engaging and ultimately uplifting film weaves an unusual and dramatic story of the heartfelt struggles of beekeepers, scientists and philosophers from around the world, including Michael Pollan, Gunther Hauk and Vandana Shiva. Together they reveal both the problems and the solutions in renewing a culture in balance with nature.

 

Awards

  • Official Selection IDFA - International Film Festival Amsterdam
  • Winner - Audience Award - Maui Film Festival
  • Winner - Audience Award - Indiememphis Film festival
  • Best Documentary- Youth Jury Rhode Island Int'l
  • Winner IDA - Pare Lorentz Award (Honorable Mention)
  • Winner - Syracuse Film Festival
  • Winner - Director's Choice- Rhode Island Int'l Film Festival
  • Winner - Nashville Film Festival
  • Official Selection - Abu Dhabi - International Film Festival 
  • Winner - Planet in Focus Film Festival


Quotes

New York Times - Critic's Pick!

"Revelatory! Honey has never looked so delicious. Or so precious." - Jeanette Catsoulis, New York Times

“Stunning…as soulful as it is scientific, as uplifting as it is alarming. Siegel sets himself and his film apart with exquisite cinematography and awe-inducing visual artistry.” - Film.com

"The feel-good advocacy film of the year." - Box Office Magazine

"Entertaining, gorgeous and relevant. Siegel retains the gift of making you dream of making a difference." -Shawn Levy, The Oregonian

"Visually sumptuous...lovingly shot, near-psychedelic imagery, which serves as an unusually visceral reminder of the rich variety in nature—and what’s at stake if bees bug out for good. - Village Voice

"Rich, Elegant, Edifying. One of the most beautifully filmed documentaries that I've ever seen." - Hollywood Report Card 

"Must-see film... Likely the most important documentary of the year." - Current



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