Virunga (2014)

Movie"Conservation is war"
Audience Score
79
Virunga in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is Africas oldest national park a UNESCO world heritage site and a contested ground among insurgencies seeking to topple the government that see untold profits in the land Among this ongoing power struggle Virunga also happens to be the last natural habitat for the critically endangered mountain gorilla The only thing standing in the way of the forces closing in around the gorillas a handful of passionate park rangers and journalists fighting to secure the parks borders and expose the corruption of its enemies Filled with shocking footage and anchored by the surprisingly deep and gentle characters of the gorillas themselves Virunga is a galvanizing call to action around an ongoing political and environmental crisis in the Congo

Movie Details

Theatrical Release:November 7th, 2014
Original Language:English
Executive Producers:Leonardo DiCaprio
Production Companies:Grain Media Violet Films