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 returns to Europe to devote her time to experimen-tal film and script writing, among others 1990 Lulutopia , a story about the fantasies of men and women.She studies directing and dramatic technique in-depth with Wojciech Marczewski (PL), Krzysztof Kieslowski (PL) and Frank Daniels (USA). 1994 she realizes Die Bettkönigin/Queen of Bed. 1996 she starts research for her documentary feature Venus Boyz.
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