MAFF

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Battle of the Alphas: Mandrills

Program: Regular

DirectorTaishi Inoue

Country of Origin: Japan

Year of Release: 2017

Duration of the Film: 50 min

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Synopsis:

Amid the lush rainforest in Gabon, Africa, live rare monkeys with unforgettable faces. The male mandrill boasts magnificent blue cheeks with a bright red stripe down its nose, a trait used to establish hierarchy. With help from researchers, the episode captures the struggle to unseat an older alpha male, where the females play a decisive role. 

 

Screening

Lihula Small Hall 19.09 - 17:00

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