Furthest from the Wild is a journey through the world of Animal Sanctuaries all over the world. We share the triumphs and struggles of the people who have dedicated their lives in rescuing neglected and abused animals, and keeping them healthy and giving them shelter for their remaining lives.
Jonathan Kraft, Tina R. Matejek, Fran Becker
RUNTIME: (83 Min)
Tanya E. Tello
Delve into the world of Animal Sanctuaries, whose mission is to save animals that have been abandoned, and educate the public about this on-going tragedy. Follow the day-to-day struggles of the Sanctuary keepers around the world, who, armed with grit and courage, care for large cats, wolves, dogs, rabbits, primates, reptiles, and more. Meet the people who dedicate their lives to this cause, and witness the heartbreaking histories of the neglect and abuse that these animals have endured before they were given a new chance. “Furthest From the Wild” sheds light on the misconceptions about certain species, and reveals the issues plaguing our system that allows millions of animals to die each year. This insightful documentary serves as a powerful call-to-action, concluding with a thought-provoking analysis about the condition of animal rights and our responsibilities to them as human beings.