The Velvet Queen: Snow Leopard review – a moving glimpse of nature’s private life | Documentary films

Clinging to the scree of a Tibetan peak, at an altitude of about 5,000 feet, the renowned nature photographer Vincent Munier schools writer Sylvain Tesson in the art of “the blind” in this stirring documentary. This entails hunkering down, waiting and hoping for a glimpse of the elusive snow leopard. For Tesson, the experience is … Read more

CBBC vet warns of kitten con artists in documentary

Vet Fabian Rivers has appeared in a new Cats Protection documentary seeking to raise awareness of online mis-selling of kittens. Dr Rivers, who is one of the stars of CBBC’s The Pets Factor, features in The Big Kitten Con, which features accounts from two women duped into buying kittens below the legal age for commercial … Read more