In the Heart of the Balkans - The Pelicans of the Prespa Park

In 1980 less than 200 Dalmatian pelicans came to breed at the Prespa lakes. Now there are around 3000. Result of the joint conservation efforts in the border triangle of Albania, Macedonia and Greece.

Director: Cornelia Volk

Cornelia Volk was born in Heilbronn, Germany, June, 6th 1970. After grammar school she studied political science, German literature and rhetorics in Tuebingen. Since 1997 she is working as a freelance author and director for Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk and the European Cultural Channel Arte. She made several films of the MDR series „Abenteuer Zoo“ and „Europas wilder Osten“ as well as about trans-boundary conservation areas or so called Peace Parks all over the world.

43 Min.
Director: Cornelia Volk
Script: Cornelia Volk
Cinematography: Jochen Schmoll, Frank Eckert
Editing: Harald E. Hohmann
Music: Felix Kolb
Narrator: Hans Henrik Wöhler
Editor: Monika Seiffert