Raccoons – Immigrants From The Wild West

Once raccoons were needed in Germany. Today many people wish them gone. Plenty of horror stories circulate. The film „Raccoons – Immigrants From The Wild West“ explains what can be believed.

Director: Heiko De Groot

Heiko De Grootis stimulated about the personal stories of the people. To seize, how they control their lives and often promote for the survival of the animals, that is his passion. As televisionauther was he shooting among others " die 360° GEO Reportagen "Alligator in Florida" and "Die besten Hütehund von Wales". Besides that he realized eight series of the ARD-series "Wolf, Bär & Co." Since 1990 the 38 year old (1971) is working, studied german philology and political scientist in the media. His career began as a editor and speaker in the "Hörfunknachrichten". Since he was a voluntary helper at the NDR, is he working almost exclusive as a televisionauther.

43 Min.
Director: Heiko De Groot
Script: Christian Baumeister
Cinematography: Michael Riegler, Alexander Sommer
Editing: Stefan Reiss
Music: Oliver Heuss
Narrator: Hans-Peter Bögel
Editor: Gabriele Conze (WDR), Ralf Quibeldey (NDR)