Ships of the desert

An epic road-movie that follows the routes of camels and humans across three continents, explores our amazing common history and reveals the surprising new role that camels could play for humanity.

Director: Georg Misch

Georg Misch, director and producer. His career in the film business began as a sound engineer, before he studied film and media at the University of Stirling and the field of directing documentary film at the British National Film and Television School (NFTS). After being featured on the „Saatchi&Saatchi new directors showcase“ in Cannes, he turned to advertising. After a short stint there, he rediscovered his true passion, documentary film. As director and producer he made films for BBC, Channel4, ARTE and other renowned European TV stations. Three of his full-length documentaries were released in Austria, Germany and the United States. In 2002 he founded Mischief Films together with Ralph Wieser. From time to time he still acts as a sound engineer. Since 2004 he has been head of the sound engineering branch at the University for Music and Performing Arts in Vienna.

50 Min.
Director: Georg Misch
Script: Georg Misch
Cinematography: Joerg Burger, Klaus Achter
Editing: Marek Kralovsky
Narrator: Gregor Seberg, Brigitte Krenn, Helmut Bohatsch, Peter Färber, SeppGlanz
Editor: Andrew Solomon, Eva Gressel
Nominations: Best ecological Film 2013