Born Free / Living Free

An adventure-filled DVD double feature. "Born Free" (1965, 91 minutes) - Classic family adventure film, based on Joy Adamson's book, tells the amazing true story of Elsa, an orphaned lion cub who is raised in an African game compound, and how her adoptive "parents" train her to be re-released into the wild. Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers star; features the Oscar-winning title song. "Living Free" (1972, 88 minutes) - Sequel to "Born Free" follows the Adamsons (Susan Hampshire, Nigel Davenport) as they return to the veldt to seek out Elsa the lioness, now nearing the end of her life. Do they bring her cubs to shelter in captivity, or let them continue to live free?

Year: 1965
Genre: True Stories, Children's & Family Theatre, Animal Rights, Biography
Country: USA
Director: Jack Couffer, James Hill
Starring: Virginia McKenna, Bill Travers, Geoffrey Keen, Nigel Davenport, Susan Hampshire
Duration: 179 Minutes
Rating: G
Location in store: Childrens/Family Theatre



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