Thu 01 Jan 1970 - Thu 01 Jan 1970
Dir. Bret Morgen, USA, 90mins, 2017, documentary
Drawing on over 100 hours of unseen footage, award-winning director Brett Morgen tells the story of Jane Goodall, a woman whose pioneering research with chimpanzees not only challenged the male dominated scientific consensus of the time but revolutionised our understanding of the natural world.
Set to a rich orchestral score from legendary composer Philip Glass, the film offers an unprecedented, intimate portrait of Jane Goodall a trailblazer who defied the odds to become one of the worlds most admired conservationists.
A film of deep emotional beauty
A stunning achievement
A wondrous, moving account of a remarkable life that puts us right there with its subject to share directly in her discoveries.
THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
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