National Geographic Series
May 22nd, 2010 @ 3:00 PM
EYE OF THE LEOPARD
Dir. Beverly Joubert and Dereck Joubert (USA: 2006), 90 mins
This film documents the life and journey of a young leopard cub named Legadema, or “Light of the sky.” The film follows Legadema for 3 years throughout Botswana. The film first starts when Legadema is just a cub. The husband and wife team who are both directors and photographers, Beverly Joubert and Dereck Joubert won an Emmy Award for Eye of the Leopard. Narrated by Jeremy Irons, this documentary film by the National Geographic allows the viewer to see one of the most feared predators up close and the struggles leopards endure to survive.