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This short documentary movie tells us about the life cycle and current threats to native orchids in the biodiversity hotspot of the East Aegean Region, in Greece and Turkey. The movie explains the peculiarities of these precious wild orchids, their habitats and growth requirements, as well as, their benefits to society and what actions are urgently needed to save the orchids from imminent extinction. The movie will be presented at the International Thessaloniki Film Festival in March 2017 and is a deliverable of the ICON Project.