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Independent Lens | Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo | Trailer | PBS

Duration: 01:58
Program: Independent Lens #1223
Broadcast Date: May. 17, 2011

Beginning in the modern-day and working backward, Beetle Queen Conquers Tokyo explores the history of Japan's love affair with bugs. Using insects like an anthropologist's toolkit, the film uncovers Japanese philosophies that will shift viewers' perspectives on nature, beauty, and life, and counter the exigencies of day-to-day life.

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Post Date: May 11, 2011