Taglines: Adventure is in full swing.
Maya is a toque macaque whose world is changed when her son Kip becomes part of her extended family. Maya’s family has its share of diverse personalities and she wishes her son to have the best advantages for advancing within the family’s social strata. When their home is overrun by a neighboring tribe of monkeys, the family has to find a new home. Maya uses her inherent smarts to lead the family to new resources, but it develops that the entire group will have to cooperate in order to reclaim their original home, where Maya wishes to advance her son’s future within the family.
Monkey Kingdom is an American nature documentary film directed by Mark Linfield and Alastair Fothergill and narrated by Tina Fey. The documentary is about a family of monkeys living in ancient ruins founded in the jungles of Polonnaruwa in Sri Lanka. The film was released by Disneynature on April 17, 2015.
Directed by: Mark Linfield, Alastair Fothergill
Starring: Tina Fey
Producted by: Alastair Fothergill, Mark Linfield
Cinematography by: Gavin Thurston
Film Editing by: Andy Netley
Visual Effects by: Melanie Byrne
Music by: Harry Gregson-Williams
Studio: Walt Disney Pictures
Release Date: April 17, 2015