Finding Aids to Official Records of the Smithsonian Institution Archives
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Productions, 1973, 1980, 1982, 1984
This accession consists of audiovisual records created during the production of "Dragon of the Trees: The Green Iguana" and "Pandas." "Dragon of the Trees: The Green Iguana" is a 28-minute documentary film produced in 1980 about the ten year iguana behavior study at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. "Pandas" documents both lesser pandas and giant pandas as well as the panda exhibit at the National Zoological Park. Materials include original camera rolls, master color reversals, soundtracks, internegatives, answer prints, release prints, music, voice-overs, narration, dubs, workprints, and trims on 16 mm film, 1/4" audiotape, and 3/4" U-Matic tapes.
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This collection is indexed under the following access terms. These are links to collections with related topics, persons or places.
- Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
- National Zoological Park (U.S.)
- Dragon of the Trees: The Green Iguana (Documentary film : 1980)
- Pandas (Documentary film)
Physical Characteristics of Materials in the Collection
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-203, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions