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Series 1 - Episode 10 Primates



The focus turns to apes and monkeys, revealing their similarities to humans. Large armies of hamadryas baboons battle on the plains of Ethiopia to steal females and settle old scores, while Japanese macaques beat the cold by lounging in thermal springs. An orang-utan baby fails in its struggle to make an umbrella out of leaves, and capuchins try to smash nuts with a large rock. Narrated by David Attenborough. Last in the series.

Cast & Crew

Narrator David Attenborough
Executive Producer Michael Gunton
Series Producer Martha Holmes