The Elephant Queen


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Eye-to-eye introduction by Paula Kahumbu, Kenya

Athena, the 50-year-old  matriarch, heads a large herd of elephants. During a period of drought she has to take some difficult decisions as the animals are forced on a dangerous migration. The film crew accompanied the herd for four years. With  spectacular footage and sensitive narration, the film is particularly suitable for family audiences.

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© Stiftung Humboldt Forum im Berliner Schloss; Getty Images / Parimal Bansode; bpk / Museum für Asiatische Kunst, SMB / Ute Franz-Scarciglia; bpk / Museum für Islamische Kunst, SMB / Jürgen Liepe; Getty Images / Stockbyte

Programme Terrible Beauty

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