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A Conversation With Koko

Production Credits

Web Credits

Producer
RONNIE GODEANU

Art Director
SABINA DALEY

Designers
SABINA DALEY
SHANNON PALMER
LENNY DROZNER
KAREN MATTSON
RADIK SHVARTS

Pagebuilding
BRIAN SANTALONE

Writer
DAVID MALAKOFF

Production Artist
RUIYAN XU

Technical Director
BRIAN LEE

Content Consultant
GIANNA SAVOIE

About the Writer
David Malakoff is a journalist covering research discoveries and the politics of science for SCIENCE MAGAZINE in Washington, D.C. His writing has appeared in a wide range of venues, including THE ECONOMIST, THE WASHINGTON POST, and ABCNews.com.

Image Credits
All images © Ron Cohn/koko.org
Koko, koko.org, and The Gorilla Foundation and all logos, images, and marks are trademarks of The Gorilla Foundation/koko.org.

Thirteen Online is a production of Thirteen/WNET New York's Kravis Multimedia Education Center in New York City. Anthony Chapman, Director of Interactive & Broadband. Bob Adleman, Business Manager. Carmen DiRienzo, Vice President and Managing Director, Corporate Affairs.

Television Credits

For Visty/Brennan Productions

Executive Producers
J. NICOLL DURRIE
ROBERT VISTY
BONNIE BRENNAN
FRED KAUFMAN

Written & Produced by
BONNIE BRENNAN & ROBERT VISTY

Edited by
BETH GALLAGHER
STEVE VINCENT

Music Composed by
LAURA KARPMAN

Coordinating Producer
BRENT PIERSON

Assistants to the Producers
DEREK BIDUS
MELISSA KANE
DIANE KORMAN

Principal Camera
RONALD H. COHN, PH.D

Additional Camera
KORT WADDELL
DOUG FROEBE

Assistant Editors
KASHINA KESSLER
BRENDAN LAMBE
MICHAEL J. CASTERLINE

Sound
RICHARD LEAZOTT
DAVE STEWART

For the Gorilla Foundation

This film is dedicated to
Wendy S. Gordon (1955 - 1998)
A Dear friend of Koko, Michael and Ndume

FRANCINE G. PATTERSON, PH.D
Chief Scientific Advisor/President and Director
The Gorilla Foundation

RONALD H. COHN, PH.D
Scientific Advisor/
Director of The Gorilla Foundation
Video Production/Treasurer & Director
The Gorilla Foundation

KEVIN CONNELLY
Director of Development
Foundation Production Coordinator
The Gorilla Foundation

Special thanks to the staff, volunteers, and friends of The Gorilla Foundation

For NATURE

Series Editor
JANET HESS

Coordinating Producer
JANICE YOUNG

Producers
JILL CLARKE
JESSICA SIEGEL

Researchers
SUSANE LEE
GIANNA SAVOIE

Production Assistants
ERIKA HAENDEL
PATTY JACOBSON

Production Secretary
IRENE TEJARATCHI

Manager
EILEEN FRAHER

Production Manager
JULIE SCHAPIRO THORMAN

On-line Editor
BARRY GLINER

Audio Mix
ED CAMPBELL

Supervising Producer
BILL MURPHY

Executive in Charge
WILLIAM GRANT

Executive Producer
FRED KAUFMAN

A Co-Production of Visty/Brennan Productions and Thirteen/WNET New York in association with The Gorilla Foundation/koko.org

This program was produced by Thirteen/WNET New York,
which is solely responsible for its content.



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