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Gelada

Synopsis
The results of an expedition to Ethiopia to study the diversity of cool-climate birds and mammals unique to the High Semyen of northern Ethiopia near the city of Gondar. Introduces the various age and sex classes comprising the Gelada baboon population living along the gorges that break up the area. Shows in detail social interactions including aggression between males and mating behaviour together with film studies of social structure, feeding and escape behaviour, grooming and playgroups of baies.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. sd. col. 18 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1965
Availability
Hire
Uses
Courses in animal behaviour*
Subjects
Biology
Keywords
baboons; Ethiopia; wildlife

Credits

Director
J H Crook
Contributor
J H Crook; Jeffrey Boswall

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Distributor

Name

Higher Education Film & Video Library

Email
services@bufvc.ac.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7393 1503
Fax
020 7393 1555
Address
c/o British Universities Film & Video Council
77 Wells Street
London
W1T 3QJ
Notes
Catalogue available from British Universities Film & Video Council.

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