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The original documentary film about Steven Wise, Chimpanzees, and the Quest to Gain Legal Rights for Non-human Animals

In 2002, Donna Thomas and Paul Garstki made an award-winning documentary about Steven Wise, shortly after the release of his groundbreaking book, "Rattling the Cage." Following Steve and a number of chimpanzees, both in captivity and in the rainforest of Aftrica, A Legal Person laid out the foundation for the next step in animal rights. Now, as Steven Wise's Non-human Rights Project brings the first cases to court, Donna and Paul have recut the original film for a new online release in 2014.

For information about the new version when it becomes available, please email alp.update@alegalperson.com