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Zoo (1961) by Bert Haanstra

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Zoo (1961), filmed at Artis Royal Zoo in Amsterdam by Dutch documentary film maker Bert Haanstra. But who are we really watching in this jazzy short?

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bert haanstra - zoo
bert haanstra - zoo
Pair this with the picture book Humanimal: Incredible Ways Animals Are Just Like Us.

More excellent Haanstra: Glas.

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