Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
You've got to have a cast iron heart not to be moved by the true story-based wildlife drama Born Free (1966, 92 mins) and its sequel Living Free (1972, 88 mins). A real lump-in-the-throat button-pusher, it depicts the fascinating adventures of Joy Adamson and her game warden husband George - a real-life couple who raised an ultra-cute, orphaned lion cub called Elsa to adulthood before reluctantly releasing her back into the wilds of Kenya. Based on Joy's bestselling book, the film favours genuine warmth over saccharine sentimentality, demonstrating the joys and heartache of working so intimately with nature. The follow-up, Living Free, traces the fate of Elsa's own offspring following her death, as the Adamsons fight to keep the lioness's three cubs out of the zoo.
Living Free contains rare bad language
Find out more on the BBFC website
Stream on Into Film+ Premium
The all-singing, all-dancing animated adaptation of the popular children's novel, packed with lovable characters and infectious songs.
Sigourney Weaver stars in this film based on the life of scientist Dian Fossey and her quest to save gorillas from extinction.
12 year-old Xan has raised a cheetah called Duma since it was a cub. Now Xan must set off alone to return him to the wilds of the Kalahari desert.
Club Leaders can rate films! Help other club leaders decide if this film is suitable for use in their film club by giving it a rating.Rate this film