Hunters caught in a trap

Recently, the European High Court allowed to ban hunting from private properties. It was a wake-up call for hunters and could be the end of traditional hunting in Germany as we know it.


Director: Berndt Welz

Berndt Welz was born on May 10th 1965 in Stuttgart. He studied economics in Munich and began his career in journalism at the newspaper Münchner Abendzeitung and at Focus TV. For many years, he has been producing documentaries about relevant sociel issues as well as adventure and nature themes. His work has received various awards, among them the Bayerischer Fernsehpreis, a Silver World Medal at the New York Festivals and a nomination for the Grimme-Award.

30 Min.
Director: Berndt Welz
Author: Berndt Welz
Camera: Johannes Straub, Moritz Frisch
Editing: Tim Sprado
Speaker: Hans Mittermüller
Editor: planet e, Umweltredaktion ZDF
Nominations: Award of the Juvenile Jury 2014
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