Fascination coral reef 3D: hunters & the hunted

Country, year: Germany, 2012
Genre: Documentary
Director: Benjamin Krause
Time: 53
Format: FULL HD 1980x1080, 16:9, 3D & HD version
At first sight, everything seems peaceful. But is it really? Eat and be eaten. In this world, it’s all about survival. What is the best strategy with which to avoid predators, live to see the next day, be able to propagate and secure future generations? This continuous struggle sounds barbaric to us. But there is a balance between the hunters and the hunted. No species is wiped out to ensure another species breakfast. Huge swarms make their way through the reef and confuse hungry attackers with their teeming diversity. And even when predators experience a certain degree of success, the majority of the neon fusiliers and blue striped snappers survive. And then, all of a sudden, everything is peaceful again and the swarm continues its journey – as if nothing had occurred. In this (3D) adventure we observe sharks, which – despite being on the lookout for the next titbit – are not primitive eating machines. They glide past us elegantly or simply sleep on the seabed. They are the biggest hunters here. The huge Nap