The End of the game

United States, 1975

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

In the African dawn, thunderclouds gather, welcomed by croaking frogs in the marshes. Monkeys swing on trees, lion cubs pull one another’s tails and the gnu, antelope and giraffe suckle their young. The animals of the savanna hunt and play. The sound of a rifle shatters the magic. Animals disappear - one by one - in a dramatic climax that makes a poignant plea for conservation. Filmed, without spoken commentary, by Robin Lehman in Kenya, Tanzania and Zaire.

Credits

director

Robin Lehman

co-producer

Robin Lehman

Claire Wilbur

production company

Opus Films

Language

English

Duration

00:28:00:00

Colour

Colour

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/75548--the-end-of-the-game/ |title=The End of the game |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=21 April 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}