Saving a Species: Gorillas on the Brink

Overview

Academy Award-nominated actress Natalie Portman and animal rights activist Jack Hanna team up to co-host the documentary Saving a Species: Gorillas on the Brink. Hanna and Portman embark on a journey into the wilds of Central Africa, where an increasingly rare species of ape, the imperiled mountain gorilla, roams free. In addition to searching for the magnificent beasts on-camera, the co-hosts discuss and explore the ways in which dedicated conservationists and naturalists are laboring to save the primates from ...
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Overview

Academy Award-nominated actress Natalie Portman and animal rights activist Jack Hanna team up to co-host the documentary Saving a Species: Gorillas on the Brink. Hanna and Portman embark on a journey into the wilds of Central Africa, where an increasingly rare species of ape, the imperiled mountain gorilla, roams free. In addition to searching for the magnificent beasts on-camera, the co-hosts discuss and explore the ways in which dedicated conservationists and naturalists are laboring to save the primates from complete extinction.
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Special Features

Exclusive bonus behind-the-scenes footage
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/19/2008
  • UPC: 796019809290
  • Original Release: 2007
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  • Source: Animal Planet
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Pan & Scan
  • Time: 42:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 60,113

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Natalie Portman Participant
Jack Hanna Participant
Technical Credits
Guy Nickerson Director, Executive Producer
Ryan Glidden Production Manager
Erik Hardesty Cinematographer
Sara Helman Producer
Glenn Nickerson Cinematographer
Jim Rapsas Executive Producer
Melinda Toporoff Executive Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Saving a Species: Gorillas on the Brink
1. Chapter 1 [13:30]
2. Chapter 2 [9:01]
3. Chapter 3 [4:55]
4. Chapter 4 [3:35]
5. Chapter 5 [5:58]
6. Chapter 6 [4:34]
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Disc #1 -- Saving a Species: Gorillas on the Brink
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      Kwita Izina 2007
      Chameleons
      Remembering Rwanda's Past
      Gorilla Translations
      Did You Know?
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