Akira Sakata – Mijinko - A Silent Microcosm

"World renowned jazz alto soxophonist and amateur biologist Akira Sakata reveals the ecology of water fleas (MIKINKO). Sakata himself captured the moments of molting and reproduction, and there are many extraordinary scenes recorded. This DVD is highly educational for both children and adults, letting the viewer experience through the world of this tiny animal the wonderes of Life and Nature. This is the much awaited English version of the work that has gathered so many fans in Japan. As an added bonus, a special jazz live performance by Sakata is included!"