Wale vor unserer Küste

In 2016, 30 young male sperm whales beached along North Sea shores. Sperm whales are the largest predators on earth reaching up to 20 m and 60 tons weight. They usually hunt deep sea squids. So why did they end up in the shallow North Sea waters?


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

43 Min.
Director: Holger Vogt
Script: Holger Vogt
Cinematography: Julian Ringer, Florian Graner, Karsten Hansen, Kevin Perusse, Jerome Maison
Editing: Daniel Probst
Music: Andreas Dicke
Narrator: Stephan Benson
Editor: Ralf Quibeldey (NDR), Ute Beutler (rbb)
Producer: Britte Kiesewetter (Doclights GmbH / NDR Naturfilm
Nominations: Nordic Nature Film Award 2018
Website URL: www.doclights.de