Search for the Great Apes (1976)
Movie: Search for the Great Apes
- Director: Bud Wiser
- Stars: Dian Fossey, Birute Galdikas, Richard Kiley
- Release Date: January 13, 1976
- Run Time: 60 min
- Genre: Documentary, History
High in the mountains of central Africa and deep within a rain forest of Indonesian Borneo, two dedicated scientists have sought and found the mountain gorilla and the elusive orangutan. This captivating film features the field work of Dian Fossey and Birute Galdikas-Brindamour, both part of a world-wide effort to understand man’s closet living relatives.