Hunters caught in a trap

Recently, the European High Court allowed to ban hunting from private properties. It was a wake-up call for hunters and could be the end of traditional hunting in Germany as we know it.

Director: Berndt Welz

Berndt Welz has been producing documentaries worldwide for many years. His focus is on critical and also investigative environmental, climate, agricultural and nature topics. Berndt Welz studied economics in Munich, attended the Burda School of Journalism and worked as a trainee at the Münchner Abendzeitung. He was a member of the editorial team at ProSieben (knowledge formats), deputy editorial director at Süddeutsche TV, chief reporter at Focus TV and editorial director of Wunderwelt Wissen (ProSieben). Since 2011 at the latest, however, he has devoted himself entirely to documentaries, his great passion.

30 Min.
Director: Berndt Welz
Script: Berndt Welz
Cinematography: Johannes Straub, Moritz Frisch
Editing: Tim Sprado
Narrator: Hans Mittermüller
Editor: planet e, Umweltredaktion ZDF
Nominations: Award of the Juvenile Jury 2014
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