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Drones Bring You Shockingly Close to Africa's Wildlife

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To capture the intense animal interactions of East Africa's wildlife, the producers of Blood River Crossing used camera drones that could fly, float, and drive.

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A baby zebra and his mother join hundreds of thousands of wildebeest and other herbivores on a bloody mission through the predator-packed expanses of the Serengeti-Mara ecosystem. Their mission is survival, but when the mother and son become separated in the crocodile-infested Mara River, each must fight its own battle alone. This unprecedented view of nature's turmoil is told through some of the most spectacular migration footage ever filmed. Thanks to remote-controlled boat-cams and camera drones, penetrating a battlefield no cameraman would dare enter, you have the front row seat for the zebra's harrowing journey through East Africa.

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