Ad of the Day: WWF - Virunga

British Actress Anna Friel stars in ‘Virunga', a short film for the WWF to be shown in Odeon cinemas across the UK from 11 October. The three minute film takes us on a journey over snow-capped mountains and volcanoes before landing in lush tropical rainforest - home to an array of wildlife including gorillas and forest elephants. Anna accompanied by her eight-year old daughter Gracie, visited east Africa to see how oil exploration could impact upon the environment, local people, and species like the critically endangered mountain gorilla population, which live in the surrounding area.

Virunga National Park is home to around a quarter of the world’s remaining population of mountai

Director: Stephen Poliakoff

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