Illustra Media

Throughout history, butterflies have fascinated artists and philosophers, scientists and schoolchildren with their profound mystery and beauty. In Metamorphosis you will explore their remarkable world as few ever have before. Spectacular photography, computer animation and magnetic resonance imaging open once hidden doors to every stage of a butterfly’s life cycle. 

Filmed in the rainforests of Ecuador, Mexico’s Transvolcanic Mountains, and leading research centers, it is an unforgettable documentary filled with the joys of discovery and wonder.


Available on DVD & Blu-ray

Producer/Director: Lad Allen

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Distribution & Licensing: Birchwood Pictures, LLC