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Serengeti (1959)

Serengeti darf nicht sterben (original title)
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East of the Raging Congo! RAW! REVEALING! The Kingdom of Blood and naked enchantment... primitive unashamed customs, butchering beasts in shocking close-ups! See more »

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12 October 1960 (USA)  »

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Cinematographer Michael Grzimek died on location. See more »

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Referenced in Lukas: Schatten der Vergangenheit (1998) See more »

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The animal film of all time
14 January 1999 | by (Kassel, Germany) – See all my reviews

The Serengeti is one of the biggest paradises of the world. In no area of the world you can see more beautiful animals than here. The film shows what Michael and Bernhard Grzmimek had done to rescue the Serengeti National Park in Tansania. "Serengeti shall not die" is beautifully photographed. It's a moving and sad movie because Michael Grzimek gave his life for the wild animals of the Serengeti.


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