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Running Wild (1995)

PG  |   |  Drama  |  3 March 1995 (South Africa)
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A filmmaker determines to document the story of a conservationist who is struggling to save wild leopards in Africa from extinction.

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(as Duncan McLachlan)

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
John Varty ...
Himself
Elmon Mhlongo ...
Himself
...
Christine Shaye
...
Dan Walker
...
Jack Hutton
Norman Anstey ...
Van Heerden
Themba Ndaba ...
Lester (as Thembe Ndaba)
...
Aimee (as Renee Estevez)
Greg Latter ...
Stevens
Vusi Kunene ...
Jimmy / Head Anti-Poaching
Tidi Modise ...
Tidi
Aimée Leigh ...
Global Explorers Receptionist (as Aimee Lee)
Stephen Miles ...
Awards Presenter
Lakakeny Ole Sukuli ...
Maasai Speaker
Leperes Yiamai ...
Maasai Messenger
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Christine Shaye works for the struggling television station Global Explorer. In an effort to find a good documentary subject, Christine travels to Africa to meet documentary maker John Varty. She finds out he has been following a mother leopard for the last twelve years and is convinced she has found the best project Global Explorer can think of. One of the executives in the United States however is trying his utmost to keep the project from getting started and things in Africa aren't going that well either. John reports that the mother leopard has died after a lion attack, leaving behind her two young cubs. Written by Arnoud Tiele (imdb@tiele.nl)

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3 March 1995 (South Africa)  »

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Born Wild  »

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Excellent.
10 November 2001 | by (The Beach) – See all my reviews

Excellent animal adventure film in the tradition of Born Free and Living Free about an African conservationist who lives in a tree house and follows a family of Leopards for 12 years, and a Los Angeles filmographer who seeks to make his story known.


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