06th - 11th October 2016
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Monkey Tales

Sunday 06th October 2013 from 14h00 to 15h30
Salle 2 / Grand Amphithéâtre



The day before the screening, the booking will be closed. Seats will be available at the theatre front desk. 

Monkey Tales

Directed by
Jean-Christophe Ribot
Produced by
© ARTE France - Mosaïque films - Deep Bay Films

Documentary, France, 2013, 52 min

”Monkey tales” recounts how a small island in the Caribbean, of Puerto Rico, has become the most important scientific site in the world to discover the secret life of monkeys – leading to a better understanding of ourselves. Since the creation of Cayo’s colony in 1938 by American psychologist, Clarence Ray Carpenter, many discoveries have been made on primate’s behavior… and on human’s. Many remain to discover…


Debate with :

  • Jean-Christophe Ribot, Director
  • Malik Menaï, Producer
  • Claude-Anne Gauthier, Muséum National d'histoire naturelle in Paris