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The World About Us Chimpanzee!

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Narrated by KENNETH ALLSOP
Chimpanzees can appear quite human through their actions and expressions, which are often similar to ours. Why, then, have they not become even more human than they are?
In this fascinating film a team of scientists from the University of Amsterdam study the social structure of wild chimpanzees in Guinea and conduct some experiments with them. What, for example, will be the chimps' reaction to a stuffed leopard? The answer is provided in one of the most remarkable sequences ever shown in this series.
Photographed and directed by PETER W. FERA
Produced by DIETER FRANCK and JUERGEN BIRTH (from Bristol)
(Natural enough: pages 52-54)

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Allsop
Directed By: Peter W. Fera
Produced By: Dieter Franck
Produced By: Juergen Birth

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The World About Us Chimpanzee!

BBC Two England, 20 June 1971 19.55






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