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One Lucky Elephant

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
Sixteen years after adopting Flora, a 10,000-pound elephant that is the main attraction of a St. Louis circus, trainer David Balding resolves to return his beloved beast to a more natural home. This documentary follows Balding as he investigates suitable new habitats, journeying from Botswana to Miami and Tennessee. Though he eventually finds a sanctuary for the elephant, all is not well, as the new owners exercise their rights to keep Balding away from Flora.


Director: Lisa Leeman

Genres: Documentary

One Lucky Elephant (2009)

Release Date: June 8th, 2011|1 hr. 24 min.

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