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In pictures: Dumfries Wild Film Festival line-up revealed

Leading naturalists and broadcasters have been lined up for Scotland's first Wild Film Festival to be held in Dumfries in March.

They include film-maker Simon King of the Big Cat Diary fame, and Springwatch presenter Iolo Williams.

About 30 films will be screened during the three-day event from 24 to 26 March, from full-length features to documentaries and shorts.

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Image caption Glasgow-based Maramedia is behind Highlands which will feature in the festival
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Image caption David Attenborough's Great Barrier Reef will be part of the festival
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Image caption The vital role of bees in our environment is told in Honey Hunters
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Image caption A year in the life of a bear family is captured in Disneynature's Bears
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Image caption India's Wandering Lions is another of the films to feature
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Image caption The south of Scotland event will showcase Monkey Kingdom
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Image caption Racing Extinction is another film in the line-up for the event
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Image caption The contest between predators and prey is examined in The Hunt
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Image caption The full programme for the festival was unveiled near Dumfries on Friday

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