Sheela Birnstiel on the documentary series Wild Wild Country

The series Wild Wild Country series tells a dramatic tale of the rise and fall of a guru’s commune in the US State of Oregon.

The BBC’s Ishleen Kaur went to Switzerland to meet its central character, Sheela.

Reporter and Producer: Ishleen Kaur

Camera: Paul Francis

Editing: Tom Beal

Archive footage and clips courtesy of Netflix and Oregon Historical Society

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