The Born Free Legacy

Format
1 x 60
Commissioner
BBC
Completed
2010
Premiered
BBC 4 - 28 September 2010 9:00pm
Schedule

 

 

To mark the 50th anniversary of the publication of Born Free, this one off special explores the lives and legacy of George and Joy Adamson and Elsa, the orphaned lioness they adopted and returned to the wild.

 

‘This even-handed film examining the influence of conservationists George and Joy Adamson is bolstered by copious cine footage.’ Mark Braxton, Radio Times 28th September 2010 

Credits

Narrator
Dilly Barlow

With thanks to
Kenya Wildlife Service
Daisybeck Productions
The Royal Albert Hall
Viewfinders EPZ Ltd
Elsa’s Kopje
Barry Paine

Consultant
Adrian House

Archive
The Elsa Conservation Trust
The Born Free Foundation
ITN Source
BBC Worldwide
(c) HarperCollins Publishers
The Ronald Grant Archive
Columbia Pictures

Editor
Thomas Kelpie

Post Production
Films at 59

Colourist
Christian Short

Dubbing Editor
Ian Bown

Dubbing Mixer
Paul Donovan

Production Assistant
Ross Hamilton

Production Coordinator
Nikke Prince

Archive Researcher
Tim Jordan

Assistant Producer
Abi Wrigley

Production Manager
Claire Whitby-Smith

Head of Production
Andie Clare

Executive Producers for Icon Films
Harry Marshall
Laura Marshall

Executive Producer for BBC
Cassian Harrison

Filmed and Directed by
Alex Parkinson

©Icon Films Ltd MMX 

 

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