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Gabriel Baur

After completing studies in Cultural Anthropology at the University of Zurich, Gabriel Baur attended the Film Department of New York University in 1983-84, where she made her first shorts. Dividing her time between New York and Central America, she worked as assistant director on film and theater productions, and made a documentary on the struggle of women in a revolution-torn Nicaragua. In 1988, she returned to Europe to devote her time to experimental film and script writing. She studied directing and dramatic technique in-depth with Wojciech Marczewski (PL), Krzysztof Kieslowski (PL), Frank Daniels (USA) and Markus Imhoof (CH). In 1996 she started research for her documentary feature, VENUS BOYZ. Gabrielle Baur was Member of the Board of Directors of the Swiss Film Directors Association (FDS) from 1988-91 and since 1994 she has been a European delegate for the European Directors Association FERA. Since 1995, she has been conducting film seminars at the University of Bern and many others.

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Venus Boyz

$21.95 | 103 minutes

(2003) - Director, Producer, Screenwriter

German director Gabriel Baur (QUEEN OF BED) explores the world of drag kings, inter-sexed persons, and transgendered women in her documentary, VENUS BOYZ. Through in-depth interviews and clips of performances, the film focuses on biological&hellip…

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