Killer in the Caves

America’s bats a dying by the millions and researchers apply groundbreaking methods to save a little understood species, granting astonishing insights – hopefully before it is to late.

Director: Dennis Wells

Dennis Wells started out as a radio journalist and studied sociology and media science in Düsseldorf. He worked as a sessional lecturer at the University of Düsseldorf before he moved to Vancouver to pursue a PhD in Sociology and work as a research assistant in project with First Nations. In 2008 he joined taglicht media and since then developed, produced and directed science and history documentaries for WDR, ZDF, arte, Smithsonian Channel and PBS. He now lives in Cologne, Germany.

52 Min.
Director: Dennis Wells
Author: Dennis Wells
Camera: Roland Breitschuh, Torbjörn Karvang, Michael Kern, Steffen Bohn
Editing: Claudia Spoden
Music: Andreas Schäfer
Speaker: Ellen Wagner
Editor: Smithonian Channel, Linda Goldman