In the Spider´s Web

Spiders! Why do they proliferate in the Hamburg docklands so extremely well? Could you fight them? Kristina Gruse meets spider fans and finds out how to help people who suffer from spider phobia.


Director: Holger Vogt

born on May 9, 1955 in Flensburg, After graduating as an industrial engineer, he turned his hobby into a profession: as a freelance photographer ... specialising in reports, human interest, nature. One year in Central America, in cooperation with "stern"-correspondent Hans-Joachim Löwer, Mexico City. Publications among others in "stern"-magazine and in various books.1984 initial contacts to NDR television on the basis of photojournalism. First, features for the NDR regional programme, "Hamburger Journal" and "Freitagsmagazin", later also for "In Sachen Natur", "Extra 3" and "Panorama". From 1984 until now continuous freelance television author for NDR, for regional programmes, children's TV and 30- to 90-minute documentaries on the national channels of NDR and ARD. Main focus: Man & Nature

28 Min.
Director: Holger Vogt
Script: Holger Vogt
Cinematography: Svea Andersson / Marion Reischmann
Editing: Daniel Probst
Music: Verlag Edition DocMusic
Narrator: Kristina Gruse
Editor: Birgit Schanzen
Nominations: Award of the Juvenile Jury 2012