The Bavarian Aquarius

The film takes the viewer on an adventurous journey into the world of creeks and rivers – on diving trips that seem like a first ascent: into deep potholes, at night or underneath frozen waters

Director: Jan Haft

The multiple award-winning cameraman and director Jan Haft (*1967) is one of the most innovative animal filmmakers in Germany. After studying geology/palaeontology, he went on to study biology. At the beginning of the 1990s, the nature enthusiast began his career as a camera assistant for animal film productions. Already in 1996 he founded Nautilusfilm GmbH, one of the most successful companies for animal films in Germany

44 Min.
Director: Jan Haft
Script: Jan Haft
Cinematography: Walter Sigl, Jan Haft
Editing: Jan Haft
Music: Joe Dinkelbach
Narrator: Hartmut Becker, Peter Weiss
Editor: Udo A. Zimmermann
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