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Jane

$9.75 - $11.75

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Start:
Monday, December 4
End:
Tuesday, December 5
Cost:
$9.75 - $11.75
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December 4th @ 5:30pm:
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December 5th @ 5:30pm:
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December 5th @ 8:00pm:
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Venue

The Cabot
286 Cabot Street
Beverly, MA 01915 United States
Phone:
9789273100
Website:
thecabot.org

Drawing from over 100 hours of never-before-seen footage that has been tucked away in the National Geographic archives for over 50 years, award-winning director Brett Morgen (Cobain: Montage of Heck and The Kid Stays in the Picture) tells the story of Jane, a woman whose chimpanzee research challenged the male-dominated scientific consensus of her time and revolutionized our understanding of the natural world. Set to a rich orchestral score from legendary composer Philip Glass, the film offers an unprecedented, intimate portrait of Jane Goodall – a trailblazer who defied the odds to become one of the world’s most admired conservationists.

New York Times – “‘Jane’ will delight those familiar with Ms. Goodall and provide a vibrant introduction for newcomers.”

Boston Globe – “The film confronts not just the expected issue of environmentalism but also explores themes of survival, separation, loss, and death.”

Los Angeles Times – “Meeting a chimpanzee’s gaze, the pioneering researcher says she encountered ‘a thinking, reasoning personality.’ With ‘Jane,’ we see what she saw.”

AV Club – “A scripted biopic may still happen someday, but Jane’s candid portrait of her Gombe years arguably makes such a project redundant.”

Run time 1 hour 30 minutes.