Behind the Scenes

Filming Super Cats

Super Cats: Episode 1 | Extreme Lives

Filming Super Cats – Quotes from the Crew

Super Cats: A NATURE Miniseries features a footage of several cats that have never been caught on film before. The crew shares some of the insights from the shoot and some moments they will never forget!

 Inside Look

Super Cats: Episode 1 | Extreme Lives

Inside Look

Executive Producer, Fred Kaufman and Series Producer, Gavin Boyland discuss the making of the new NATURE miniseries, Super Cats.

 Behind The Scenes, Part 2: Post-Production

Snow Monkeys

Behind The Scenes, Part 2: Post-Production

After two years in the field in Japan documenting the lives of a snow monkey troop, producer and cinematographer Joe Pontecorvo compiled over 700 hours of footage. In this segment, learn about the post-production process, from video and sound editing, to color correction, to music composition.

 Behind The Scenes: Making of Snow Monkeys

Snow Monkeys

Behind The Scenes: Making of Snow Monkeys

Pontecorvo and his wife Nimmida Pontevorco followed an individual snow monkey troop of over 160 members for over a year to truly get to know these fascinating creatures.

 Web-Exclusive: A Sense of Curiosity

Raccoon Nation

Web-Exclusive: A Sense of Curiosity

In this web exclusive video, experts discuss the connection between raccoon dexterity, the animal's immense curiosity in objects, and intelligence.

 Web-Exclusive: The Importance of Play

Raccoon Nation

Web-Exclusive: The Importance of Play

This web exclusive video looks at the benefits of engaging in animal play— teaching animals about how things work, the physics of the world, and what to do and what not to do.

 Web-Exclusive: Urban Territories

Raccoon Nation

Web-Exclusive: Urban Territories

How does the size of urban raccoon territory compare to that of its rural counterpart? This web-exclusive video interviews experts who participated in a study to learn more about raccoon city geography.

  Filming Raccoons is Hard

Raccoon Nation

Filming Raccoons is Hard

In this web-exclusive video, Director Susan Fleming discusses the trials and tribulations that come with trying to capture high-quality images of raccoons in the pitch black.