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Gremlins: Faces in the Forest (#1507)

Small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, marmosets and tamarins are tiny monkeys that share their secrets and a crowded patch of rainforest with the Satare Maues people of the Amazon. For three years, filmmaker Nick Gordon followed scientist Mark Van Roosmalen as he interviewed the Satare Maues people in search of a new species of marmoset. Along the way, he obtained rare footage of an extended family of marmosets, whose close-knit community shares the responsibility of raising its young. Also featured is the complex ecology of the rainforest and the traditional customs and rituals of the Satare Maues tribe. [56 minutes] Closed Captioning

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Grade Levels
6-8, 9-12
Curricular Areas
Science & Technology
Series Length
284 episodes
Average Episode Length
57 minutes
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Series Description: NATURE, television's longest-running weekly natural history series, has won more than 200 honors from the television industry, parent groups, the international wildlife film community and environmental organizations, including the only award ever given to a television program by the Sierra Club.

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