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Forest of the Pygmies
It's great to be on safari - as long as you're not the prey...
Four airplanes and three continents see Kate, Alex and his friend Nadia arrive in the red plains of Kenya to photograph the first elephant-led safaris for International Geographic. But their simple expedition begins with a chilling warning from a witch doctor, and ends up much more complicated than they planned.
Brother Fernando, a Catholic missionary, approaches their camp and pleads for help in finding his lost companions. The trio follow the trail to the swamp forests of Ngoub where they find a clan of pygmies caught in a world of corruption and slavery. As they get to know this gentle tribe, the friends realise their mission has expanded - from rescuing a handful of missionaries to freeing an entire people...
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