In the mid-70s, Conan was hired to direct and produce a nature documentary. But he wanted to do something more ambitious. The film he made became one of the most infamous movies ever, but his success came with deadly consequences...
This episode contains a content advisory for graphic imagery and strong language. It describes scenes of both human and animal death. This story is not for children and sensitive listeners, please be advised.
Special thanks to our film consultants, Spencer Parsons and Todd Wieneke.
Produced by John Fecile, original score by Renzo Gorrio
Sound design by Pat Mesiti-Miller
Artwork by Teo Ducot