Unknown Worlds – Struggle in the cottage garden

Entomologist Urs Wyss has a goal. The Swiss wildlife film-maker tries to capture images of the fascinating life of microscopically small insects. His stereomicroscope allows him to enter a universe in which rain drops equal the size of a house.

Director: Berndt Welz

Berndt Welz was born on May 10th 1965 in Stuttgart. He studied economics in Munich and began his career in journalism at the newspaper Münchner Abendzeitung and at Focus TV. For many years, he has been producing documentaries about relevant sociel issues as well as adventure and nature themes. His work has received various awards, among them the Bayerischer Fernsehpreis, a Silver World Medal at the New York Festivals and a nomination for the Grimme-Award.

49 Min.
Director: Berndt Welz
Author: Berndt Welz
Camera: Frisch, Straub, Moser, Mandl, Richter
Editing: Anya Schulz
Music: Pfeil, Moser, Mueller
Speaker: Frank Röth
Editor: Berndt Welz