Orangutan - Orphans of the Forest


Orangutans in
Bukit Lawang / Sumatra

A documentary on the orangutans in the 'Orangutan Rehabilitation Center' in Bukit Lawang in Sumatra. It dates back to the early time of the rehabilitation center (1976) and shows the destruction of the tropical rainforest in north Sumatra, the habitat of the orangutans, the rescue efforts of the Swiss team of the rehabilitation center, the transport of the orangs to the station and their new life in the forest of Bukit Lawang.

The movie is split into four parts who link to youtube. Total length: 51:41 min.

Part I (7:07 min.)

Part II (15:42 min.)

Part III (17:32 min.)

Part IV (11:20 min.)

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Published on August 25th, 2014