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  • Project Nim (2011)
  • PG-13
    93 min | Documentary
Project Nim (2011)
PG-13
93 min | Documentary

Tells the story of a chimpanzee taken from its mother at birth and raised like a human child by a family in a brownstone on the upper West Side in the 1970s.
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Director
Writer
Elizabeth Hess (book "Nim Chimpsky: The Chimp Who Would Be Human")
Producer
Cinematographer
Editor
Production Designer
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Release date
Jan 20, 2011 (United States)

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Cast

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27 cast members
Name Known for
Nim Chimpsky
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
Wer LaFarge
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
James Mahoney
Self (as Dr. James Mahoney) Self (as Dr. James Mahoney)   See fewer
Cleveland Amory
Self (archive footage) Self (archive footage)   See fewer
Bern Cohen
Dr. William Lemmon: re-enactment unit) Dr. William Lemmon: re-enactment unit)   See fewer
Reagan Leonard
Stephanie LaFarge: re-enactment unit Stephanie LaFarge: re-enactment unit   See fewer
Anna May Marsh
Signing Girl: re-enactment unit Signing Girl: re-enactment unit   See fewer
Sarah Sakaan
Renee Falitz: re-enactment unit Renee Falitz: re-enactment unit   See fewer
Dennis Lauricella
Beefy Guy: re-enactment unit Beefy Guy: re-enactment unit   See fewer
Robert Nesi
Beefy Guy: re-enactment unit (as Robert J. Nesi) Beefy Guy: re-enactment unit (as Robert J. Nesi)   See fewer
Scarlett Bermingham
Laura-Ann Petitto: re-enactment unit Laura-Ann Petitto: re-enactment unit   See fewer
Mike Devoe
Mike Devoe Mike Devoe   See fewer
Michael S. LePera
Wer LaFarge: re-enactment unit (as Michael LePera) Wer LaFarge: re-enactment unit (as Michael LePera)   See fewer
Bob Angelini
Lab Tech (uncredited) Lab Tech (uncredited)   See fewer
Peter Elliott
Nim Cimpsky - Reenactment Unit (uncredited) Nim Cimpsky - Reenactment Unit (uncredited)   See fewer
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