The Ivory Game Premieres at TIFF

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Netflix announced last week that it will be premiering The Ivory Game, an original documentary at the Toronto International Film Festival in September.

 

 

The Ivory Game is an undercover feature-documentary, set to expose the dark world of ivory trafficking. Award-winning director Richard Ladkani and Academy Award® nominated director Kief Davidson filmed undercover for 16 months, moving across the continents of Africa and Asia, infiltrating and documenting the deep-rooted corruption at the heart of the global ivory trafficking crisis.

The Ivory Game

Their cameras follow a band of remarkable heroes; from intelligence organizations, such as the Tanzanian Task Force, freedom-of-information groups like WildLeaks, undercover activists, high-level conservationists and frontline rangers. Together they take on the fight, to bring down poachers, traffickers and corrupt government officials.

A torch-bearing film, The Ivory Game will inspire both outrage and hope, marking a turning point in mankind’s relationship with the greatest land mammal on Earth. Vulcan Productions and Red Bull’s Terra Mater Film Studios have joined forces to create this feature-length documentary film and expose the ultimate fight for our last remaining elephants.

Produced by Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen’s company, Vulcan Productions, this documentary highlights their mission of philanthropy, story and technology.

 This documentary will be available on Netflix starting November 4.

 

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