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The Cultured Ape (Habatales)

This is the story of an ape of exceptional culture who is disillusioned by modern civilisation. One of a series of 6 satirical tales made for ABC TV with adult rather than childrens’ audiences in mind.

This clip is a compilation of more than one scene.

Year: 1960
Length: 6 mins
Production: John Halas
Direction: John Halas, Harold Whitaker, Tony Guy
Script: Mike Cole, Alan Smith
Design: Alan Smith
Animation: Harold Whitaker, John Smith
Music: Matyas Seiber


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