Koko: A Talking Gorilla
At the tender age of 3, a female gorilla named Koko was brought to Stanford University, where she learned to communicate through American Sign Language, astounding the world with her ability to "talk." This fascinating documentary from acclaimed director Barbet Schroeder and cinematographer Nestor Almendros tracks Koko's early years and shines a light on her controversial work with tutor Dr. Penny Patterson.
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- Dr. Penny Patterson
- Barbet Schroeder
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NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital 2.0 StereoOther features
Color; interactive menus; scene access; cast and crew interview.
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it