Afrikas Jäger der Nacht

Lions, Leopards and Hyenas are the perfect hunters of Africa and at night their skills allow for an overwhelming drama like nowhere else. Extremely light sensitive lenses and thermal-cameras reveal a spectacular struggle through the night.


Director: Reinhard Radke

Reinhard Radke, born in 1948, studied electrical engineering and biology and obtained his doctorate in the field of behavioural biology and ecology in 1990. After many years as chief editor at ZDF, Radke returned to concentrate on work as a freelance wildlife filmmaker, setting his focus on East Africa. His work yielded 28 television productions for ZDF, NDR, BBC and other broadcasters, numerous articles as well as three books. His documentary feature film "Serengeti" appeared in German cinemas in 2011.

43 Min.
Director: Reinhard Radke
Script: Reinhard Radke
Cinematography: Reinhard Radke
Editing: Klaus Müller
Music: Martin Lingnau, Ingmar Süberkrüb
Narrator: Stefan Kaminski
Editor: Ralf Quibeldey (NDR)
Producer: Tom Synnatzschke (Doclights GmbH)