Frogs: The Thin Green Line
Video: Behind the Scenes

Allison Argo, the filmmaker behind Frogs: The Thin Green Line, discusses the making of the film in this Web-exlusive video. From the construction of an artificial pond set, to seeing the effects of the chytrid fungus first-hand, Allison describes the challenges she encountered in this project. With one-third of amphibian species threatened with extinction, Allison thinks the story of frogs “is probably the most important environmental story of our time.”

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  • Sandra

    Great job Allison and crew–can’t wait to watch it Sunday night!

  • Lori Holland

    Way to go Allison. Looking forward to Sunday night’s show!

  • Tina Gorski-Strong

    Allison- all of us at Wheeler are proud of the work you do. This looks like another amazing project!

  • Siria Gamez

    Fantastic work, can’t wait to see it air!

  • Rupert Hitzig

    What a remarkable film this must be. Just the few shots of the frogs in slo-mo were so impressive. I also believe that this film will be a terrific argument to people on the radio that discount carbon, the environment, and conservation. Thanks for the teaser. I’ll watch.

  • David Winkel

    The frog program is only a snapshot in time. How many generations of frogs were there before this that we don’t know about? It is like one photo in the history of the world.

  • A.Griffin

    Why no words? All I got was the sound of the frogs jumping.

  • Ruth Snapper

    Thank you for producing this important program. It was beautiful and informative, and I hope it brings the attention it deserves.

  • Renee Badertscher

    The behind-the-scene details of the program as well as hearing the commitment of the film makers makes the situation that much more real and urgent.

  • MARTIN BRECHER

    Thank you Allison Argo and crew for another ENVIRONMENTAL WAKE UP, that OUR PLANET is flashing
    DANGER , REVERSE YOUR DIRECTION or ————–

  • April McLauchlin

    Wow, Allison you did a tremendous job!! The photography was beautifully done! Before this show I had no idea what was really going on with the frog population. I saw the show earlier tonight and I am going to watch it again with my son.

  • Paul Jauregui

    Allison ., very powerful and inspiring., my self i am an artista looking into helping the frog awareness through a travelling exhibit ., refer to youtube ranasanar
    Hope to be in touch with you guys
    Paul

  • laura duffy

    Great program, I was sad to see that the beautiful golden frog population in my country(Panama) are suffering from this devastating fungus. I remember as a child going to “El Valle” walking along the waterfalls and looking for golden frogs. I just hope that one day soon science can find a way to stop this fungus, so that future generations can also enjoy the beauty of frogs.

  • Sher Kong

    Cool video, lol i thought some of those shots were real, they should make another video.

  • the cool claire (oh yeah)

    i cried thank you

  • Margaret

    What can we do in our own back yard for the average person?
    Should be create a small habitat for them?

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