nWave Pictures Distribution presents a digitally enhanced version of The Great Apes 3D, bringing us face to face with some of the world’s rarest primates. Featuring chimpanzees, bonobos, orangutans and the magnificent mountain gorillas, The Great Apes 3D captures the emotional connection we all experience when encountering such extraordinary creatures. This is the mesmerizing odyssey of Holly Carroll, a passionate zoologist who explores the dense rainforests and remote jungles of Africa and Indonesia to study the lives of these intelligent and curious animals. Walking in the footsteps of her lifelong heroes, Dr. Dian Fossey and Dr. Jane Goodall, Holly also highlights some of the challenges the great apes face in their increasingly threatened habitats. A fascinating story of discovery and an unforgettable adventure.

Length: 20:00 and 40:00

Film Details

  • Year Released: 2014
  • Date Released:

    October 3, 2014

  • Alternate Titles:
  • Status: In Distribution
  • 3D: Yes
  • Run Time: 20-30, 31-50
  • Formats: DCI-compliant Digital
  • Distributor:

    nWave Pictures Distribution

  • Produced By:

    VisionQuest Entertainment in association with nWave Pictures, Screen Australia and Screen Queensland

  • Executive Producer:
  • Producer: Sias Wilson, Norm Wilkinson
  • Director:  Jeremy Hogarth
  • Associate Producer: 
  • Writer:  Sias Wilson
  • Cinematography: Mark Lamble, Michael Dillon
  • Sound Editor: 
  • Visual Effects:
  • Music/Score:  Brian Beamish
  • Editor: Jos Claesen
  • Narrator: John Boyle
  • Other Credits: Featuring Holly Carroll
  • Sponsors:


  • Animals
  • Documentary
  • Nature



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