Schlei - animals at Germany's longest fjord

Thomas Behrend portrays the Schlei and its animals through different seasons: porpoises hunting millions of herrings in February, sea eagles breeding in April, male fallow deers fighting in October.

Director: Thomas Behrend

Thomas Behrend, a German documentary film maker born in Hamburg, is well-known for his unique under water shots. While studying mechanical engineering the enthusiastic sports diver gathered his first experiences in underwater photography. In 1988 he got his first assignment for a film production. After finishing university he dedicated himself to his passion. In 1991 he founded his own company: BLUE PLANET FILM. From that time on Thomas Behrend produced many international award-winning nature films.

44 Min.
Director: Thomas Behrend
Script: Thomas Behrend
Cinematography: Thomas Behrend, Christina Karliczek, Mirco Tribanek, Jorn Schumann
Editing: Mirco Tribanek
Music: Felix Halbe, Lars Jebsen
Narrator: Wolf Frass
Editor: NDR Naturfilm / Britta Kiesewetter