Survival Special: Jaguar: Eater of Souls


Film-maker Nick Gordon ventures deep into the Brazilian Amazon in a bid to track down the beautiful but solitary jaguar.  He is assisted in his search by the Matis, an indigenous tribe who revere the animal above all forest creatures.

Transmission history

First broadcast on 12th August 2001 on ITV between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.

Repeat broadcast on 18th August 2002 on ITV between 6:30 and 7:30 pm

Second repeat broadcast on 26th June 2005 on ITV between 11:45 am and 12:45 pm

Duration: 60 minutes


Narrated by John Shrapnel

Music by Anthony Phillips and Joji Hirota, with Martin Robertson

Filmed, written and produced by Nick Gordon

Music Details

A selection of some of the music from this programme was released on Wildlife


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