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Hugo Van Lawick (1937–2002)


Hugo Van Lawick was born on April 10, 1937 in Soerabaja, Soerabaja, Dutch East Indies. He was a cinematographer and producer, known for People of the Forest: The Chimps of Gombe (1988), The Leopard Son (1996) and Serengeti Symphony (1998). He was married to Jane Goodall. He died on June 2, 2002 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. See full bio »

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(age 65) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

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 2009 Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2002 Addo, koning der dieren (Documentary)
 2001 Built for the Kill (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2000 Nature (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Earth Navigators (2000) ... (photography)
 1999 Cheetah Story (TV Movie documentary)
 1998 Serengeti Symphony (Documentary)
 1996 The Leopard Son (Documentary)
 1995 Wings Over the Serengeti (TV Movie documentary)
 1989 Serengeti Diary (TV Movie)
 1988 People of the Forest: The Chimps of Gombe (TV Movie documentary)
 1984 Among the Wild Chimpanzees (TV Movie documentary)
 1976 The World About Us (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1966-1971 National Geographic Specials (TV Series documentary) (3 episodes)
- Winged World (1967)
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Baron Hugo Van Lawick
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Dutch baron. See more »

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