Virunga

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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age 16+

Outstanding but shattering docu set in war-torn Congo.

NR 2014 97 minutes

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age 15+

Excellent Documentary about War Threatening Park in Congo Which Harbors Endangered Gorillas

The documentary presents the dedicated individuals working in a large park and wildlife preserve in eastern Congo. A particular focus is on those working with the endangered Mountain Gorillas. One ranger cares for four orphaned gorillas. War has been ravaging the region for decades. Valuable natural resources have fueled the conflict. The film manages to make all this fairly understandable.

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