Dr. Rebeca Atencia rescues infant chimp Zeze, he’s not only lost an eye, but his mother too, both likely caused by poachers hunting for bushmeat.
Through previously unseen footage we follow Dr. Jane Goodall’s extraordinary journey to create a sanctuary for orphaned chimps. We meet rescued orphan Sam who has been shot through the arm, after treatment the young chimp slowly recovers, eventually becoming strong enough to bond with other infants - he’s on his way to leading a full life.
6 episodesRescued Chimpanzees of the Congo with Jane Goodall - Season 1:
6 episodesRescued Chimpanzees of the Congo with Jane Goodall - Season 2:
Filmed over a year on location at Dr. Jane Goodall’s chimpanzee sanctuary in the Republic of Congo, this is the moving story of one of the most ambitious and scientifically rigorous wilderness…