See No Evil

Jos de Putter Long documentary - 2014 - 72 min.

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Poetic and grating documentary essay which looks back on the lives of three retired famous monkeys. As a movie star, a model pupil and a medical experiment, their lives used to be governed by human curiosity, science and seemingly harmless entertainment. For decades, the abilities of this species fired the imagination and people tried to teach them human skills. Today, Cheetah, Kanzi and Knuckles hold up a wry mirror to mankind and the gap between monkey and man turns out to be shockingly bigger than imagined.

Credits

Director(s) Jos de Putter
Producer(s) Wink de Putter
Production Company
Co-producer(s)
Daniel De Valck
Wink de Putter
Research
Director of Photography
Editing
Sound Design
Boon & Booy
Sound on Set
Music
TV Company
Production Country
Netherlands