Man Vs Animal

Film on the human and animal conflicts that exist in various parts of India and the steps taken to reduce it.
 
Client: Ministry of Environment and Forest, Govt, of India
Channel: National Geographic & Fox History
Direction: Priyanka Kuriakose
Camera: Anirban Dutta Gupta
Duration: 45 Minutes
Format: HDV PAL (Sony Z1 Footage)
Date: 2012

This film looks at the causes and consequences of human and animal conflict on a pan India scale - from the elephant conflight in the North Eastern states to bear, leopard and tiger conflict in Central India and the fight for grazing grounds in Western India. This film was shortlisted for Wildscreen 2012.

 

Leopard in close up
Leopard in close up
Loading blanks to scare elephants
Loading blanks to scare elephants
Sunrise over Tadoba
Sunrise over Tadoba
Elephant raiding crops.jpg
Elephant raiding crops.jpg
Dawn patrol to find traps
Dawn patrol to find traps
Kaziranga
Kaziranga
Langurs at Tadoba
Langurs at Tadoba
Tiger god worship at Tadoba
Tiger god worship at Tadoba
Tigress at Tadoba
Tigress at Tadoba
Skins confiscated from poachers
Skins confiscated from poachers
Elephant attack victim
Elephant attack victim
Sunrise over Tadoba
Sunrise over Tadoba
Vigil at night
Vigil at night
Elephant raid on tea garden
Elephant raid on tea garden
Sunset
Sunset
Repairing hut after elephant raid
Repairing hut after elephant raid
Waiting for conflict victim
Waiting for conflict victim
Awareness camp, Tadoba
Awareness camp, Tadoba
Assam village
Assam village
Skins confiscated from poachers
Skins confiscated from poachers
Tigress
Tigress
Firing blanks to scare elephants
Firing blanks to scare elephants
Raid on crops
Raid on crops
Sunset over Kaziranga.jpg
Sunset over Kaziranga.jpg
Elephant
Elephant
Bear attack survivor
Bear attack survivor
Electric wiring
Electric wiring
Villagers chase away elephants
Villagers chase away elephants
Blackbuck at Velavadar
Blackbuck at Velavadar
Elephant chased away
Elephant chased away
Blackbuck herd at Velavadar
Blackbuck herd at Velavadar
Agricultural fields, Gujarat
Agricultural fields, Gujarat
Elephants in Kaziranga
Elephants in Kaziranga
Sunset
Sunset
Forest Guards before patrol
Forest Guards before patrol
elephants raiding tea garden
elephants raiding tea garden
Elephant in 'musth'
Elephant in 'musth'
Digging out poacher traps
Digging out poacher traps