Nénette

Nénette (France)

Directed by:
Nicolas Philibert
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2014
Synopsis:

Born in 1969 in the forests of Borneo, Nénette has just turned 40. It is rare for an orangutan to reach such a venerable age! A resident of the menagerie at the Jardin des Plantes in Paris since 1972, she has spent more time there than any member of staff. The unrivalled star of the place, she sees hundreds of visitors file past her cage each day. And, of course, each one of them has comments to make...

Festivals
RiverRun 2011

Awards
Best Documentary, Best Director - RiverRun 2011
 

 

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