The Frog Chronicles

Second episode of a series of short conservation films commissioned by Conservation Leadership Programme on endangered Toad Skin Frog conservation efforts in the Western Ghats.
Client: Conservation Leadership Programme
Direction/Camera: Anirban Dutta Gupta/Priyanka Kuriakose
Format: HD PAL (Canon C300)
Duration: 11 Min
Date: 2016
 

The Toad Skin Frog is one of the most endangered frogs in the world and Arun and Sethu are in the forefront of the fight to protect them. This film follows there efforts to protect this amphibian by battling all odds. This film is part of a series of films on the projects funded by Conservation Leadership Programme.

 

Toad Skin Frog
Toad Skin Frog
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Toad Skin Frog
Toad Skin Frog

Photo by Arun Kanagavel

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Malabar Gliding Frog
Malabar Gliding Frog
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Arun measuring the frog
Arun measuring the frog
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Misty Munnar
Misty Munnar
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Dotted Mountain
Dotted Mountain
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Polluted streams
Polluted streams
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Taking a workshop
Taking a workshop
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Shooting in the rain
Shooting in the rain
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Tea plantations
Tea plantations
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Surreal trees
Surreal trees
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Frogs on a rock
Frogs on a rock
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Ex-situ conservation
Ex-situ conservation
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The Team
The Team

(L-R) Arun Kanagavel, Sethu Parvathy, Priyanka Kuriakose

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With Raka the dog
With Raka the dog
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Searching for the frog
Searching for the frog
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One more misty mountain
One more misty mountain
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Interviewing Sethu
Interviewing Sethu
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Shooting the frog
Shooting the frog
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Interviewing Arun
Interviewing Arun
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