African Lion, The*
- 1955 ----- color ----- 72 min ----- vhs
(True-Life Adventures series)
(Directed by James Algar, screenplay by James Algar, Winston Hibler, Ted Sears, Jack Moffitt) Long unavailable, Walt Disney's pioneering wildlife series comes to the screen once again. Set in the shadow of magnificent Mount Kilimanjaro, this timeless and captivating film captures the sights and sounds of the African plateau region and all of its inhabitants. Follow a family of lions through the changing seasons, experience the thrill of the hunt, nature's wrath in a blinding dust storm and an incredible locust invasion, and the heartwarming fun of a mother lion caring for her playful cubs.
(Restricted to use on University of Washington campuses only)
- Topics: (Africa, Biology, Geography, Motion Pictures: Documentary, Zoology)