Humorous documentary about people and animals in the Amsterdam Artis Zoo, shot with a hidden camera. Who is actually looking at whom? From the animals' standpoint, Haanstra filmed the reactions of the public and vice versa. By cross-editing the images, the film beautifully compares the behaviour of man and animal.

Credits

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Production company
Bert Haanstra Films

Title: Zoo
Year: 1962
Duration : 12 minutes
Category: Short Documentary
Edition: NFF 1983

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