5 million starlings stream into Rome every winter evening. They form some of the most mesmeric aerial displays to confuse and avoid a peregrine falcon on the look out for his evening meal.
Earthflight uses many different filming techniques to create the experience of flying with birds as they reveal some of the greatest natural and man-made monuments of the planet.
For more information about the series visit http://www.earthflight.co.uk
For more information about John Downer Productions visit our website: http://www.jdp.co.uk
A John Downer Production
Narrated by David Tennant
Music by Will Gregory and Steven Faux
Earthflight – Episode 3 “Europe” showing Thursday 12th January at 8pm on BBC One.