Wild Women - Gentle Beasts

Wild Women - Gentle Beasts play

Documentary, 96 min.


by Anka Schmid

Switzerland, April 2015

Animal tamers from various continents shine in the spotlight and struggle for their existence behind the scenes. Between toiling and smiling, the female circus artists disclose their passion for their “wild” animals and extraordinary profession: a daily life full of dedication and discipline in the midst of mortal danger.


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Directed by: Anka Schmid
Written by: Anka Schmid

World Premiere: April 2015
Original Version: German/French/Russian/Arabic (german/french/english subtitles), colour, DCP, 96 min.

ISAN: 0000-0003-DDFD-0000-S-0000-0000-R

Production: RECK Filmproduktion, Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, SRG SSR, ARTE
Producer: Franziska Reck

Cinematography: Peter Indergand
Editing: Loredana Cristelli
Location Sound Mix: Dieter Meyer, Reto Stamm
Sound Editing: Guido Helbling
Sound Design: Christian Beusch
Rerecording Sound Mix: Christian Beusch
Music: Roman Lerch

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World Sales: Films Transit International Inc.

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Distribution Switzerland: Xenix Filmdistribution GmbH