If you have a question that you would like the film contributors to answer, email us. Here is what we have received so far. Answers will be posted after the summer (apologies for delay).
How did you get involved in the
How does it compare with other work that you have done ?
Are there things that have surprised you?
What did you find easier/more difficult than expected?
What did you enjoy the most?
How did you decide on the music?
Why are some of the sequences in black and white rather colour?
How many nights did you have to stay up before you decided you had enough material?
Was it cruel to introduce a cat? What happened?
Do you ever get to recognise individuals when you work with groups of rats, and are there some that "stick out" from the crowd because of their behaviour?
Both hooded and white rats were released, but mainly white rats seem to be involved in the mating. Why is that?
Are there "group leaders" ?
Did you notice any deaths or diseased animals in the 6 months of filming?
Did the rats become appreciably wilder?
Did you supply extra food?
Do you think that they would have survived if you had released them in the wild?