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Directed by 

Michael Apted

Writing Credits (WGA)  

Harold T.P. Hayes ... (article)
 
Dian Fossey ... (work)
 
Anna Hamilton Phelan ... (story) and
Tab Murphy ... (story)
 
Anna Hamilton Phelan ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

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Constantin Alexandrov ...
Waigwa Wachira ...
Mukara
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Larry
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Kim
Konga Mbandu ...
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Howard Dowd
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Photographer
Peter Nduati ...
Batwa chief
Helen Fraser ...
Mme. Van Vecten
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Mime artist
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Mime artist
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Mime artist
Antonio Hoyos ...
Mime artist
Jody St. Michael ...
Mime artist
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Principal
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gerald Pratley ...
Announcer (uncredited)

Produced by 

Rick Baker ... associate producer
Terence A. Clegg ... producer (as Terence Clegg)
Arne Glimcher ... producer (as Arnold Glimcher)
Peter Guber ... executive producer
Judy Kessler ... co-producer
Robert Nixon ... co-producer
Jon Peters ... executive producer

Music by 

Maurice Jarre

Cinematography by 

John Seale

Film Editing by 

Stuart Baird

Casting By 

Marion Dougherty
Mary Selway

Production Design by 

John Graysmark

Art Direction by 

Ken Court

Set Decoration by 

Simon Wakefield

Costume Design by 

Catherine Leterrier

Makeup Department 

Stuart Artingstall ... special effects hair designer
Rick Baker ... special makeup effects
Christine Beveridge ... makeup supervisor
Elaine Bowerbank ... hair stylist
Tom Hester ... special makeup designer
Colin Jamison ... chief hair stylist
Norma Webb ... makeup artist
Norman Cabrera ... special makeup department sculptor: Rick Baker Studios (uncredited)
Tony Gardner ... Rick Baker's Gorilla crew (uncredited)
Matt Rose ... sculptor: Cinovation Studios (uncredited)
Bill Sturgeon ... creature effects crew (uncredited)
Brian Wade ... Rick Baker's gorilla crew (uncredited)

Production Management 

Gerry Levy ... unit manager: studio

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Chris Brock ... assistant director
Patrick Clayton ... assistant director
Tim Lewis ... assistant director
Robert Mugemana ... assistant director
Simon Trevor ... second unit director

Art Department 

Ray Barrett ... construction manager
John Butler ... dressing props
Nobby Clark ... construction floor stand-by
Steve Cooper ... assistant art director
Roger W. Deer ... sketch artist (as Roger Deer)
Danny Evans ... props
Harold Fryer ... construction floor stand-by
Kevin Harris ... construction supervisor
Martin Hitchcock ... assistant art director
George K. Kabiru ... assistant greensman
Laurie Kerr ... assistant construction manager
Bernard Harvey Langton ... dressing props
John Lanzer ... production buyer
Ted Lynch ... construction floor stand-by
Phil Murray ... construction floor stand-by
Keith Pitt ... props
Roger Robson ... greensman
Steve Short ... props
Jack Dyer ... chargehand stagehand (uncredited)
Michael King ... construction buyer (uncredited)
Paul Wescott ... hod scenic painter (uncredited)

Sound Department 

Don Brown ... sound maintenance
David Docker ... assistant sound editor
Pat Gilbert ... assistant sound editor
Peter Handford ... sound mixer
Archie Ludski ... dialogue editor
Andy Nelson ... dubbing mixer
Rocky Phelan ... foley editor
Brian Saunders ... assistant dubbing mixer
David Sharpe ... assistant sound editor
Don Sharpe ... supervising sound editor
John Stevenson ... boom operator
Christian T. Cooke ... adr mixer (uncredited)
Lionel Strutt ... adr mixer (uncredited)

Special Effects by 

David Harris ... special effects supervisor
David Kindlon ... special effects mechanical designer (as Dave Kindlon)
Phil Notaro ... special effects mechanical designer
Michael Burnett ... foam department supervisor (uncredited)
Clive R. Kay ... special effects contact lenses (uncredited)
Larry Odien ... animatronics (uncredited)
Randy Simper ... animatronics specialist: Cinovation Creature Effects (uncredited)
Tim Turner ... special makeup effects: Rick Baker (uncredited)

Visual Effects by 

Robin Browne ... special effects cameraman
Martin Beek ... set dresser: model unit (uncredited)
Peter Watson ... opticals (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Steve Blake ... additional photography unit
Richard Brierley ... clapper loader
Steve Burgess ... focus puller
Bob Campbell ... special photography
Murray Close ... still photographer
Bruce Davidson ... focus puller: Zaire
Cordella Donohoe ... clapper loader
Harry Eckford ... key grip
John Fletcher ... focus puller
Reg Garside ... gaffer
Jamie Harcourt ... camera operator
Jason Lehel ... focus puller
Steve Mason ... camera operator
Ray Meehan ... best boy
Mike Roberts ... camera operator
Paul Thompson ... key grip
Richard Tindall ... clapper loader
Simon Trevor ... camera operator: second unit
Adam Dale ... aerial assistant camera (uncredited)
Jason Lehel ... camera operator: additional photography (uncredited)
Carlos Melville ... electrician (uncredited)
Geoff Mulligan ... aerial camera operator (uncredited)
Keith Murphy ... steadicam operator: intro sequence (uncredited)
Micky Reeves ... electrician (uncredited)
Matt Slattery ... lighting technician (uncredited)

Casting Department 

Helen Archer ... location casting: Kenya
Lucy Boulting ... casting assistant

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Ken Crouch ... wardrobe master (as Kenny Crouch)
Camilla Henneman ... special costume key person
Fanny Jakubowicz ... wardrobe assistant
Lisa Johnson ... wardrobe assistant
Juliann Smith DeVito ... speciality costumer (uncredited)
Deborah Phipps ... costumer (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Mark Gill ... assistant editor
Steve Johnson ... colorist
Russ Woolnough ... first assistant editor

Location Management 

Barbara Allen ... location manager: Rwanda
Allan James ... location manager: Kenya
Cecilia Penasse ... location production assistant
Monty Ruben ... location liaison: Kenya
Thierry Verrier ... assistant location manager: Rwanda

Music Department 

Robin Clarke ... music editor
Joel Moss ... music recordist
Tom Boyd ... musician: oboe soloist (uncredited)
Maurice Jarre ... conductor (uncredited)
Patrick Russ ... orchestrator (uncredited)
James Thatcher ... musician: french horn (uncredited)

Transportation Department 

Arthur Dunne ... transportation manager

Other crew 

Jennifer Alward ... consultant
Michele Archambault Dulman ... assistant: Mr. Glimcher
Paul Babu Kamau ... production runner (as Babu Kamau)
Rona Brown ... animal trainer
Stephanie Clark ... contact: London
Con Cremins ... location accountant
Susan d'Arcy ... unit publicist (as Susan D'Arcy)
Peter Elliott ... choreographer: mime artists
Vic Floyd ... unit car
Carl S. Griffin ... location accountant (as Carl Griffin)
Mary Holdsworth ... script supervisor
Robin Hollister ... special assistant interpreter
Dennis B. Kane ... consultant (as Dennis Kane)
Leila Kirkpatrick ... production coordinator
Patricia Newcomb ... publicity coordinator (as Patricia Newcombe)
Deo Ntakirutimana ... production assistant
Pat Pennelegion ... production coordinator
Ann Pollack ... assistant: Mr. Apted
Anna Reinhardt ... assistant to producers
Alan Root ... special gorilla photographer: Zaire
Christine Samways ... deputy accountant
Matthew Scudamore ... floor runner
Alex Shoumatoff ... consultant
Steve Sleap ... puppeteer
Keith Stack ... medic: location unit (as Dr. Keith Stack)
Karen Tangaere ... assistant script supervisor
John Trehy ... financial controller
Barbara Tyack ... assistant: Mr. Trevor
Julia Waye ... production runner
Aron Clayton ... production assistant (uncredited)
Peter Watson ... title designer (uncredited)

Thanks 

Rosamund Carr ... gratefully acknowledged assistance (as Mrs. Rosamund Carr)
Stacey Coil ... gratefully acknowledged assistance: Digit Fund
Mark Condiotti ... gratefully acknowledged assistance: assistant director, Mountain Gorilla Project
Diane McMeekin ... gratefully acknowledged assistance: African Wildlife Foundation
Perez Olindo ... gratefully acknowledged assistance: director of Wildlife Conservation and Management Department, Kenya (as Dr. Perez Olindo)
David Watts ... gratefully acknowledged assistance: former director of the Karische Research Station, Rwanda (as Dr. David Watts)
Crew verified as complete

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