One Man's Land

23 yr old Killian finds himself living in a container on an uninhabited North Sea island. As a bird warden, he keeps stock of 30,000 migratory birds. Alone and many miles from the mainland, he documents everyday challenges and joys.


Director: Kilian Helmbrecht

Kilian Helmbrecht was born in Germany in 1993. From 2013-2015 he worked as additional editor and camera assistant for GULO FILM PRODUCTIONS on the Yellowstone and Yosemite episode of “North America’s Natural Wonders” (NDR, Arte, NatGeo). In 2015 he joined the ATARA FILM Team as junior director and cameraman for the series “New Zealand: Earth’ Mythical Islands” (NDR, BBC). “One Man’s Land” is his documentary debut.

28 Min.
SUB: English
Director: Kilian Helmbrecht
Script: Kilian Helmbrecht
Cinematography: Kilian Helmbrecht, Alexander Haßkerl
Editing: Jan Soldat, Kilian Helmbrecht
Editor: Nicole Baum (3sat)
Producer: Robert Morgenstern, Alexander Haßkerl (ATARA FILM)
Awards: Award of the Juvenile Jury 2018
Nominations: Award of the Juvenile Jury 2018
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