Life
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Production year: 2009
Director:
Rating: NR(Television)
UPC [Locale]: 883929-099252
Running time: 10:09 (609 Min.)
Casetype: Digipak, Slip Cover
Format: 1.78:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: June 01, 2010
Collection type: Owned (#3253)
Status: Available
Purchase date: June 17, 2010
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
From the award-winning BBC Natural History Unit, makers of Planet Earth and The Blue Planet: Seas of Life, this is the original UK broadcast version of Life, with narration by renowned naturalist David Attenborough and music by Oscar® and Emmy® winning composer George Fenton.

In Planet Earth, we brought you the world as you've never seen it before. Now, get closer with Life. Four years in the making, filmed over 3000 days, across every continent and in every habitat, with breathtaking new high definition filming techniques developed since Planet Earth, Life presents 130 incredible stories from the frontiers of the natural world, 54 of which have never been filmed before. Packed with excitement, revelation and entertainment, this remarkable 10-part blockbuster captures unprecedented. astonishingly beautiful sequences and demonstrates the spectacular and extraordinary tactics animals and plants have developed to survive and thrive.

Episodes:
1. Challenges of Life
2. Reptiles and Amphibians
3. Mammals
4. Fish
5. Birds
6. Insects
7. Hunters and Hunted
8. Creatures of the Deep
9. Plants
10. Primates
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Genres
Documentary
Television
Studios
Production Studios:
 • BBC
 • Discovery Channel
 • SKAI
Media Companies:
 • Warner Home Video
 • 2 | entertain
Audio format
English  DTS HD HR 5.1
Subtitles
English
French
Spanish
Tags
TV
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Disc One
2Disc Two
3Disc Three
4Disc Four
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
Crew
 1. Challenges of Life
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Doug Allan....Cinematographer
Doug Anderson....Cinematographer
David Baillie....Cinematographer
Barrie Britton....Cinematographer
Rod Clarke....Cinematographer
Bob Cranston....Director of Photography
Tom Fitz....Cinematographer
Kevin Flay....Cinematographer
Simon King....Cinematographer
Dave Manton....Cinematographer
Hugh Miller....Cinematographer
Rick Rosenthal....Cinematographer
Gavin Thurston....Cinematographer
Stephen de Vere....Cinematographer
Simon Werry....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Martin Elsbury....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Kate Hopkins....Sound Editor
Graham Wild....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 2. Reptiles and Amphibians
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Rupert Barrington....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Kevin Flay....Cinematographer
Rod Clarke....Cinematographer
Doug Anderson....Cinematographer
Keith Brust....Cinematographer
Richard Jones....Cinematographer
Mark Smith....Cinematographer
Gavin Thurston....Cinematographer
Simon Werry....Cinematographer
Ted Giffords....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Darrin Flaxstone....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Kate Hopkins....Sound Editor
Graham Wild....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 3. Mammals
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Ted Oakes....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Doug Allan....Cinematographer
Barrio Britton....Cinematographer
Rod Clarke....Cinematographer
Martyn Colbeck....Cinematographer
Nick Guy....Cinematographer
Charlie Hamilton James....Cinematographer
Richard Kirby....Cinematographer
Alastair MacEwen....Cinematographer
Dave Manton....Cinematographer
David McKay....Cinematographer
Jamie McPherson....Cinematographer
Shane Moore....Cinematographer
Roger Munns....Cinematographer
Simon Werry....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Andrew Mort....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Tim Owens....Sound Editor
Graham Wild....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 4. Fish
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Adam Chapman....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Doug Anderson....Cinematographer
Rod Clarke....Cinematographer
Kevin Flay....Cinematographer
Richard Jones....Cinematographer
Alastair MacEwen....Cinematographer
Hugh Miller....Cinematographer
Didier Noirot....Cinematographer
Rick Rosenthal....Cinematographer
Peter Sconnes....Cinematographer
Warwick Sloss....Cinematographer
Mark Deebie....Cinematographer
Victoria Stone....Cinematographer
Simon Werry....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Andy Netley....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Tim Owens....Sound Editor
Chris Domialle....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 5. Birds
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Patrick Morris....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Barrie Britton....Cinematographer
Jason Ellson....Cinematographer
Mike Holding....Cinematographer
Justin Maguire....Cinematographer
Michael Male....Cinematographer
Mark Payne-Gill....Cinematographer
Stephen de Vere....Cinematographer
Simon Werry....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Jo Payne....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Kate Hopkins....Sound Editor
Graham Wild....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 6. Insects
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Rupert Barrington....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Rod Clarke....Cinematographer
Kevin Flay....Cinematographer
Alastair MacEwen....Cinematographer
Peter Neahros....Cinematographer
Simon Werry....Cinematographer
David Wright....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Andy Netley....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Tim Owens....Sound Editor
Chris Domialle....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 7. Hunters and Hunted
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Adam Chapman....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Rod Clarke....Cinematographer
John Aitchison....Cinematographer
Kevin Flay....Cinematographer
Simon King....Cinematographer
Dave Manton....Cinematographer
Hugh Maynard....Cinematographer
Jamie McPherson....Cinematographer
Steve Phillipps....Cinematographer
Michael Pitts....Cinematographer
Warwick Sloss....Cinematographer
Gavin Thurston....Cinematographer
Stephen de Vere....Cinematographer
Simon Werry....Cinematographer
Mark Yates....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Dave Pearce....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Tim Owens....Sound Editor
Graham Wild....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 8. Creatures of the Deep
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Neil Lucas....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Doug Allan....Cinematographer
Doug Anderson....Cinematographer
Bob Cranston....Cinematographer
Kevin Flay....Cinematographer
Peter Kragh....Cinematographer
Andrew Penniket....Cinematographer
Michael Pitts....Cinematographer
Peter Sconnes....Cinematographer
Warwick Sloss....Cinematographer
Sinclair Stammers....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Andrew Chastney....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Kate Hopkins....Sound Editor
Graham Wild....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 9. Plants
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Neil Lucas....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Tim Shepherd....Cinematographer
Jim Brandenburg....Cinematographer
Keith Brust....Cinematographer
Rod Clarke....Cinematographer
Martyn Colbeck....Cinematographer
Justine Evans....Cinematographer
Richard Kirby....Cinematographer
Neil Lucas....Cinematographer
Alastair MacEwen....Cinematographer
Mark Payne-Gill....Cinematographer
Steven Romano....Cinematographer
Robin Smith....Cinematographer
Gavin Thurston....Cinematographer
Mark Yates....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Martin Elsbury....Film Editor
Tim Coope....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Tim Owens....Sound Editor
Chris Domialle....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
 10. Primates
Production
Martha Holmes....Producer
Patrick Morris....Producer
Michael Gunton....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Barrie Britton....Cinematographer
Gavin Thurston....Cinematographer
James Aldred....Cinematographer
Justine Evans....Cinematographer
Martyn Colbeck....Cinematographer
Justine Evans....Cinematographer
Alastair MacEwen....Cinematographer
Justin Maguire....Cinematographer
Simon Werry....Cinematographer
Kazutaka Yokoyama....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Nigel Buck....Film Editor
Music
George Fenton....Composer
Sound
Kate Hopkins....Sound Editor
Graham Wild....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Cast
 1. Challenges of Life
David Attenborough....Narrator
 2. Reptiles and Amphibians
David Attenborough....Narrator
 3. Mammals
David Attenborough....Narrator
 4. Fish
David Attenborough....Narrator
 5. Birds
David Attenborough....Narrator
 6. Insects
David Attenborough....Narrator
 7. Hunters and Hunted
David Attenborough....Narrator
 8. Creatures of the Deep
David Attenborough....Narrator
 9. Plants
David Attenborough....Narrator
 10. Primates
David Attenborough....Narrator