More About the Last Lions

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    Photo Gallery

    See photos of lions from the movie and behind-the-scenes pictures of celebrated wildlife filmmakers, Dereck and Beverly Joubert.

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    The Story and the Filmmakers

    Learn more about the story of The Last Lions, and meet the filmmakers, Dereck and Beverly Joubert.

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Learn More About Our Big Cats Initiative

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    Loss of Hunting Space and Habitat

    A single pride of lions requires up to 100 miles of hunting space. The Big Cats Initiative aims to address this, and other threats to the survival of these magnificent animals.


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    Learn More

    On-the-ground conservation projects and education can slow the decline of big cats.

Did You Know?

Proceeds from the sale of film tickets help further National Geographic’s nonprofit mission to increase global understanding through education, research, and conservation. Your support counts!

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You Watch and We'll Donate!

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    Watch the Trailer

    Watch The Last Lions trailer on YouTube and National Geographic will contribute $.10 for each viewing until we hit one million views.

Cause An Uproar

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    Take Action

    Big cats like lions could face a bleak future—unless we all step in now to help.