Torn from the Treetops – Indonesia

Wild Orphans with Olivia Mokiejewski
S1:Ep153 mins2011

In Borneo and Sumatra, Olivia Mokiejewski discovers those who are fighting to save the last orangutans. At the International Animal Rescue Center, Olivia follows Karmele Llano Sanchez, a young Spanish veterinarian, as she tries to save a young female orangutan, Cindy, held in captivity by local villagers who hope to sell her for as much as $1,000.

Olivia and Karmele manage to rescue the young orangutan, who is on the brink of collapsing. What awaits her in the rehabilitation center?

Instructor/Host: Olivia Mokiejewski
Video Language: English