WE MAKE HIGH-END DOCUMENTARIES, DOCU-FICTION AND DRAMA - FOCUSING ON NATURAL-HISTORY, SCIENCE, SOCIETY, HISTORY OR JUST: ON LIFE. OUR FILMS MAKE THE INVISIBLE VISIBLE.

TV-SERIES ON GERMAN BROADCASTERS ARTE AND ZDF:
RUSSIA FROM ABOVE

Russia is by far the largest country on earth. Twice as big as the huge USA, almost 50 times the size of the European Union’s biggest country, Germany. From Kaliningrad on the Baltic Sea to the Bering Strait right next to Alaska Russia encompasses 11 timezones and 7,000 kilometres linear distance – but only if you take the shortcut over the North Pole. From the Icebreakers on the Polar Sea to the antelopes in the steppes of Kalmykia, from the Caucasus peaks to the volcanoes of Kamchatka.

FIVE EPISODES ON ARTE:
NOVEMBER 19-23 2018, 4.30 PM
THREE EPISODES ON TERRA X/ZDF:
25TH NOVEMBER, 2ND AND 9TH DECEMBER 2018, 7.30 PM

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RUSSIA FROM ABOVE IS AN INTERNATIONAL CO-PRODUCTION. IT WILL SOON BE AIRING IN ADDITIONAL SERIES FORMATS: A 3-PART SERIES ON ZDF’S TERRA X-SLOT. ARTE WILL BE SHOWING A 5-PART SERIES. A MOVIE-VERSION IS IN THE MAKING, AS WELL AS A SPECIAL SYMPHONIC VERSION, PRESENTED LIVE WITH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA. DVD-BLURAY WILL SOON BE RELEASED. IN RUSSIA THE SERIES IS AIRED BY NATIONWIDE BROADCASTER NTW.

OUR MAGIC FORESTS
THE LANGUAGE OF THE TREES

A new 3-part mini series features the German myth of the woods, their secret, hidden communication systems, the family ties among trees and the treasures of the favourite whereabouts of most Germans. With breathtaking aerials and magical animations from our friends at 422 in England.

FIRST AIRING 28th May, 4th and 11 June 2017, 7:30 pm, on ZDF

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MIGRATING BIRDS AWARDED
IN NEW YORK AND CHICAGO

The 90 minutes Arte-version of our production Migrating Birds - Scouts of Distant Worlds was honoured with the Gold Medal Award in the category Nature and Wildlife at the New York Festivals ©. Our production was in strong competition with entries from over 40 countries. Migrating Birds was also awarded the Silver Hugo in the category Non-Fiction at the 53rd Chicago International Television Festival. The prestigious Chicago International Film Festival Television Awards honors the finest television productions from around the world.

Festival’s website (New York)
Festival’s website (Chicago)


OUR PRODUCTION MIGRATING BIRDS WAS HONOURED WITH FURTHER IMPORTANT AWARDS:
THE HEINZ SIELMANN FILMPREIS, BEST SCIENTIFIC FILM AT GREEN SCREEN FESTIVAL, GERMAN NATUREFILM PRIZE 2017, AND THE INTERNATIONAL VERSION MIGRATING BIRDS WAS HONOURED AT THE JAPAN WILDLIFE FESTIVAL 2017 IN TOKIO WITH THE BEST EDUCATION AWARD

ORANGE SMARTY NEW PARTNER
FOR INTERNATIONAL SALES

We‘re happy to announce that Orange Smarty is now taking care of the international distribution of a selection of our films. For licensing requests for Beautiful Minds, The Virus Empire, Germany From Above, Automatic Brain and more, please get in touch with Karen Young and her crew at Orange Smarty in Brighton, England. Please contact them on their website at www.orangesmarty.com. For footage rights, dvd and streaming rights, just get in touch with us.

Music video: THEO
sings Heart of Soul

Soul-Singer THEO recorded a new album in Los Angeles, with all new self-written songs, featuring a bunch of fantastic session musicians. The band members played in studios and on stage with the likes of James Brown or Aretha Franklin. We produced the videos of the album title-song Heart of Soul and also for Songs of Marvin Gaye. Plus the making-of from THEO’s recording sessions in L.A.

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GERMANY FROM ABOVE
LIVE IN CONCERT

Our movie version of Germany From Above is frequently shown in film concerts in philharmonic halls, with Boris Salchow’s music score live performed by symphonic orchestras, live narrated by Leon Boden. In collaboration with our new Munich-based event partner Kulturgipfel we are constantly working on new concerts.

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