Is it ethical to exhibit animals in enclosures? Following Argentina’s decision to grant a chimpanzee non-human rights, the role of zoos is being rethought. People are increasingly calling for a change and to stop locking animals into small enclosures. One idea is to support the animals’ original habitat so that species can thrive in their own environment.
Barcelona is one of the pioneering cities redesigning its zoo. We meet the conservationists creating a sanctuary for dolphins around the Greek island of Lipsi, as well as hearing the case of Cecilia, the Argentinian chimpanzee that became severely depressed after being left alone in a cage.
What drives people all over the world to hunt animals, often driving them towards extinction? How does hunting affect our relationship with nature and impact fragile ecosystems?More info
Thousands of young Swiss people were thrown into jail without trial, sent to live with foster families, forced into children’s homes, or even sterilised. Their crime? Behaviour that was judged to be threatening by a society obsessed with order and conformity.More info
Despite the global outrage, hundreds of Westerns come to South Africa every year to kill wild animals. In this film, we investigate the safari tourism industry.More info
Based on an essay written by best-selling novelist Jonathan Franzen, we chronicle the rampant poaching of migratory songbirds in southern Europe.More info