In India, where the population exceeds 1 billion, conflict exists between people and big cats: leopards, tigers, and lions. Personal passion, new ideas and old traditions come together in the fight to find a balance between animal and human.
EARLY PREMIERE: Jim Lane is picking blueberries alone in the Blue Ridge Mountains when a rattlesnake strikes. Teacher Rachael Lilienthal is swimming in a Florida river when an alligator bites down on her arm, pulls her underwater and doesn't let go.
Andrea Schlake is volunteering at an animal sanctuary when a chimpanzee escapes its enclosure and chases her down. Surfer Todd Endris is ready to catch a wave when a great white shark knocks him off his board and attacks him.
Jackson comes to the defense of Good Kitty, a feline who he must help stand up to her two feline attackers. The Cat Daddy also encounters a couple fed up with the way their cats, Tiki and Marley, are eating everything in sight.
This is the story of the fierce rivalry behind the most formidable group of chimps ever known. Through the eyes of scientists who filmed them over 20 years, this is a privileged close-up of a secret world, deep in the African jungle.