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The Ape Star

73 minutes 2020 6.2

Jonna is an orphan and dreams of a mother. One day a tired car rolls up in front of the orphanage, and Jonna becomes hopeful. But out of the car comes a Gorilla! Jonna hesitates going with Gorilla home to where she lives. Gorilla turns out to be the nicest mom Jonna could get, she both loves books and is very good at comforting with her long, soft arms. But then comes Tord, the angry and powerful bureaucrat, and says that the municipality will take over her home to build a water park.

The film is not playable outside of Norway
Original title: Apstjärnan
Category: Feature Film
Genre: Kids
Author: Frida Nilsson
Director: Linda Hambäck
Producer: Linda Hambäck
Script: Jan Vierth
Country: Sweden
Language: Norwegian