Torn from the Treetops – Indonesia

Wild Orphans with Olivia Mokiejewski
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