We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Click here for more information.
AcceptReject

Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.

See what’s playing
Koko: A Talking Gorilla
Koko: A Talking Gorilla
8.0
/10
1,077 Ratings

KOKO: A TALKING GORILLA

Koko, le gorille qui parle

Trailer
Directed by Barbet Schroeder
France, 1978
Documentary

Synopsis

Koko, a female gorilla, is trained by Dr. Penny Patterson to communicate her feelings through American Sign Language. By interviewing scientists and researchers, the film asks the difficult question of whether animals with seemingly human emotions should be granted the same rights as people.

Share

Synopsis

Koko, a female gorilla, is trained by Dr. Penny Patterson to communicate her feelings through American Sign Language. By interviewing scientists and researchers, the film asks the difficult question of whether animals with seemingly human emotions should be granted the same rights as people.

Trailer