The record remains in the name of The New Wilderness, the opening track on the Oostvaardersplassen in 2013, more than 800,000 visitors managed to lure. But since there is never more of a nature film where so many movie tickets were sold. The Wild City is also the most successful theatrical release of distributor Amstelfilm ever.
In the film hangover Abatutu, which is narrated by actor Martijn Fischer, the viewers on a journey through the urban jungle of Amsterdam. He does that from the point of view of all different kinds of street animals.
The Wild City is running eight months continuously in the three cinemas in the city: the boiler room, Eye and The Lookout. Also, the film is still regularly in arthousetheaters in other cities to see.