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A True-Life Adventure: The African Lion

The African Lion

Directed by James Algar
United States, 1956
Documentary

Synopsis

The activities of the lion family, with many shots of other animals, including giraffe, rhinoceros, elephant, hippopotamus and baboon. The final scenes comment on the plight of the animals during the dry season, and end with the annual tropical rainstorms.

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A True-Life Adventure: The African Lion Directed by James Algar

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1956 | 4 wins including: Grand Silver Plaque

National Board of Review

1955 | Winner: Top Ten Films