Life with Alex

Film Info
Director:Emily Wick
Film Category:Animals
Running Time:55
Year of Release:2012
Premiere:West Coast Premiere


In 1976, animal researcher Dr. Irene Pepperberg and her African Grey parrot Alex?chosen at random from a pet store?began their groundbreaking 30-year scientific work: to prove parrots could be taught to meaningfully use human speech. LIFE WITH ALEX is the story of a very special animal who changed the way we think about animal intelligence, and won the hearts of millions of fans around the world. (FD)

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