Odd bird

Uwe Westphal is a passionate birder with an extraordinary skill: he is imitating birds voices up to perfection. He calls himself a nature entertainer and hundreds of people follow his shows and dive into the colourful environment of birds.

Director: Angela Graas

Angela Graas was born 1971 in Oberhausen and studied communication sciences and ethnology. After attaining her degree, she attended the University of Television and Film, Munich (HFF München) as an extra-mural student in documentary film. Film writer and director since 1998. For ARD and ARTE she made various prize-winning documentaries and wildlife films, among them „Luchswege“ (about lynxes), „Terror im Reich der Orkas“ (about orcas), „Highway der Schmetterlinge“ (about butterflies) and the full-length documentary film „Jagdzeit“ (about anti-whaling activists).

28 Min.
Director: Angela Graas
Script: Angela Graas
Cinematography: Christoph Castor
Editing: Ruth Kucharz
Editor: BR/Bernd Strobel
Producer: BR