The Life of Mammals

Food for Thought

Series 1 - Episode 10 Food for Thought



David Attenborough explores the startling similarities between humans and great apes, meeting an orang-utan able to row boats and wash clothes and a gorilla that can communicate using sign language. He also traces the history of human settlement and considers the future of population control and food production.

Cast & Crew

Presenter David Attenborough
Producer Vanessa Berlowitz
Series Producer Mike Salisbury
Writer David Attenborough