The documentary may be freely viewed or streamed. It depicts the life of the Argentina's native fauna on the new banknotes.
It was filmed with Full HD aerial and underwater cameras with the aim of showcasing the stunning beauty of nature.
It was directed by Juan María Raggio. Here you can watch the documentary, which is broken into 6 chapters, on the BCRA's playlist in YouTube.
With the issue of the AR$500 banknote, the Central Bank launched in June 2016 a new banknote series which displays images of some native animals of Argentina. Each banknote features an animal of a region of Argentina on the front, and its habitat on the back.
Protagonists | Argentina’s fauna and their habitat.
Vertical Layout on the Front | This is an invitation to look at banknotes in a different way, and a new way of raising awareness on the preservation of the environment.
Banknotes of higher denomination | ARS1000, ARS500, ARS200. They make replenishment of ATMs easier, improve the distribution of cash and streamline everyday transactions.
For more information about each banknote click on the image
The new banknote series garnered several international awards: