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The Woman Who Loves Giraffes – A United Theatre Virtual Screening Event

April 15 @ 8:00 am - April 28 @ 11:30 pm


The Woman Who Loves Giraffes

Playing 4/15 – 4/29

Don’t miss The United Theatre Virtual Screening Room release of: THE WOMAN WHO LOVES GIRAFFES. In 1956, four years before Jane Goodall ventured into the world of chimpanzees and seven years before Dian Fossey left to work with mountain gorillas, 23-year-old biologist Anne Innis Dagg made an unprecedented solo journey to South Africa to study giraffes in the wild. In THE WOMAN WHO LOVES GIRAFFES Anne (now 86) retraces her steps, and with letters and stunning, original 16mm film footage offers an intimate window into her life as a young woman, juxtaposed with a first hand look at the devastating reality that giraffes are facing today. Both the world’s first ‘giraffologist’, whose research findings ultimately became the foundation for many scientists following in her footsteps, and the species she loves have each experienced triumphs as well as setbacks. THE WOMAN WHO LOVES GIRAFFES gives us a moving perspective on both.

click here to watch The Woman Who Loves Giraffes

Additional films will be announced in the coming days. Stay tuned!


April 15 @ 8:00 am
April 28 @ 11:30 pm
Event Category:


The United Theatre
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