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NATURE | Frogs: The Thin Green Line | Making the Film | PBS

Duration: 07:51

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Allison Argo, the filmmaker behind “Frogs: The Thin Green Line,” discusses the making of the film in this Web-exclusive 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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Post Date: April 2, 2009