• Jane (2017)


Release Date: October 20th, 2017

DVD Release Date: April 3rd, 2018

PG |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

Jane Goodall, a young and untrained woman, challenges the male dominated scientific consensus of her time with her chimpanzee research and revolutionizes people's understanding of the natural world.

Cast: Jane Goodall

Director: Brett Morgen

Genres: Documentary

Production Co: National Geographic Studios

Keywords: Quest, Love, Inspiring, Fascinating, Engaging

Ratings & Reviews

  • 100
    David RooneyThe Hollywood Reporter

    This is a wondrous and moving account of a remarkable life that puts us right there with Goodall to share directly in her discoveries. show more

  • 90
    Amy NicholsonUproxx

    Morgen’s structural inspiration is to organize Jane not around the facts Goodall found about chimps, but the emotions the chimps help this strong, independent woman find in herself. show more

  • 100
    Brian TallericoRogerEbert.com

    One of the best documentaries of the year so far. show more

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Nominated Documentary
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)