Mother Ape (2000)

VPRO/NTR

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Sarah Blaffer Hrdy about motherhood and evolution. The most prominent idea about evolution is that males are most important. They combat to get the best females, they choose, and in that way they secure the future of their genes. Blaffer Hrdy has another idea. Old film made for Noorderlicht VPRO 2000