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Showtime! Children's Films: Chimpanzee


"Oscar, a baby chimpanzee, is enjoying his life with his mother in the jungles along the Ivory Coast. Without warning, young Oscar is orphaned during an attack from a rival group of chimpanzees. Afterwards, he attempts to survive on his own, and to be accepted by the other chimps."  This film has a running time of 78 minutes and is rated for general audiences (G).  Recommended for children ages 5 and up.  Please note that the film will be shown in the South Court Auditorium.

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