Queen Of The Sun: What are the Bees Telling Us?
Queen Of The Sun: What are the Bees Telling Us? (2011)

QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us? is a profound, alternative look at the global bee crisis from Taggart Siegel, director of THE REAL DIRT ON FARMER JOHN. Taking us on a journey through the catastrophic disappearance of bees… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: March 25, 2011
DVD Release Date: January 24, 2012
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Mark Feeney
Boston Globe

What we don't get in "Queen of the Sun'' is anyone suggesting there might be some merit to how agribusiness is conducted.

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Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News

This hard-working film may not be a balm, but it can help.

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Brent Simon

See it, and you'll never look at those little creatures buzzing about in quite the same way.

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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

"Queen" sheds much-needed light on a disaster in progress.

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V.A. Musetto
New York Post

'Queen of the Sun" is a beautiful nature film, with gorgeous, multicolored shots of bees and flowers. It also is a well-made documentary about the troubles of the honeybee.

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Susan Granger
SSG Syndicate

Alarming and insightful, offering a rare glimpse into insects in crisis.

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David Rooney
Hollywood Reporter

Rich subject matter and persuasive presentation make this visually appealing nature documentary worth buzzing about.

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Ian Buckwalter

What it is doing, and beautifully, is making a sunny and optimistic case for why the world is worth saving, via gorgeous imagery and poetic appreciations of the bees themselves.

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Michael C. Walsh
Boston Phoenix

Instead of going all Al Gore and casting stones from his soap box, Siegel takes an evenhanded approach in getting both sides of the story...

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