The Festival 2015
With Record Attendance In its 9th year the Green Screen International Wildlife Film Festival at Eckernförde/Schleswig-Holstein has yet again reached a record attendance. During the 5 days of the festival 16,000 visitors watched more than 100 wildlife productions from around the world. An additional audience of more than 10,000 visitors attended screenings outside the festival including screenings in Denmark. Green Screen has thus reinforced its position as the annual European nature film festival with the highest public attendance
- Awardees & Nominations
Awardees & Nominations
Best FilmDonator: Stadt Eckernförde
Endowment: 2500 Euro
Best ScoreDonator: Green Screen Festival
Endowment: 500 Euro
Best Independent ProductionDonator: Stiftung Natur im Norden
Endowment: 5000 Euro
GREEN REPORTDonator: AWR
Endowment: 1000 Euro
Wild LaughDonator: Ralf Lüttmann
Endowment: 1000 Euro
Audience Award Best Short FilmDonator: Tierarztpraxis Dr. trede
Audience Award Best Short Film for KidsDonator: Gemeinde Damp
Endowment: 500 Euro
Film No. Main Title Director Country Year Duration Summary 1 10 BILLION Valentin Thurn Deutschland 2014 102 Min.
This film examines the big question of how enough food can be produced when the world’s population reaches 10 billion. How can we prevent the lethal exploitation of oour natural resources. ...Film-Details anzeigen
4 45 MINUTES: A FURRY TRUTH Antonia Coenen Deutschland 2014 44 Min.
5 years ago fur was an absolute no-no. Now it is back in fashion. The film follows the global fur trade. This is not only a matter of animal welfare but also of consumer and worker protection,. ...Film-Details anzeigen
3 45 MINUTES: NO MORE CHIRPING - ENDANGERED SONGBIRDS Friederike Lorenz Deutschland 2015 44 Min.
Populations of most songbirds have been in serious decline in the past decades. Not only ornithologists are gravely concerned but also amateur bird-lovers who have witnessed the disappearance of many...Film-Details anzeigen
KK A CORAL LOVE STORY Vanessa Cara-Kerr Deutschland 2015 4 Min.
Today, corals reefs are threatened worldwide, sometimes even with extinction. Coral reefs need our help to regenerate and reproduce by themselves.Film-Details anzeigen
FN ACTION II Bernd Fiedler Deutschland 2014 4 Min. 6 AFRICA‘S WILD WEST - STALLIONS OF THE NAMIB DESERT Franz Leopold Schmelzer Österreich 2014 52 Min.
In 1918 German and South African war-horses, no longer needed, were released into the burning Namibian desert.How could they survive, in one of the world‘s most beautiful, parched and rugged...Film-Details anzeigen
7 ALAMTO - A REPTILE WONDERLAND Fathollah Amiri Iran 2014 60 Min.
For the first time ever, this riveting documentary shows a wonderland in Ilam where rare reptiles are living. The film shows these exotic species trying to survive on the planet for more time. ...Film-Details anzeigen
8 AMERICA ´S NATIONAL PARKS - EVERGLADES Zoltán Török Deutschland 2015 44 Min.
The Everglades is the world‘s only rain-fed flooded grassland and the largest subtropical wilderness of the United States. Not surprisingly this unique place has a rich wildlife. But it is under...Film-Details anzeigen
11 AMERICA ´S NATIONAL PARKS - SAGUARO Henry M. Mix, Yann Sochaczewski Deutschland 2015 43 Min.
The Saguaro National Park is one of the newest in the US – a diverse habitat between heaven and hell with more species than any other desert in North America, but why?Film-Details anzeigen
12 AMERICA ´S NATIONAL PARKS - YELLOWSTONE Oliver Goetzl Deutschland 2015 55 Min.
Few places are as special and unique as Yellowstone National Park – the US‘ first national park. A wilderness jewel of vast forests and wide-open valleys, home to large bison herds, wolf packs and...Film-Details anzeigen
13 AMERICA ´S NATIONAL PARKS - YOSEMITE Oliver Goetzl Deutschland 2015 52 Min.
Yosemite National Park is a place of superlatives: with towering cliffs and giant sequoias, home to coyotes, black bears and the most elusive of all: the bobcat.Film-Details anzeigen
9 AMERICA´S NATIONAL PARKS - GRAND CANYON Henry M. Mix, Yann Sochaczewski Deutschland 2015 43 Min.
Carved over millions of years the Grand Canyon is probably the most famous natural wonder on our planet. Countless visitors come each year but what really happens between rim and river has never been...Film-Details anzeigen
10 AMERICA´S NATIONAL PARKS - GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS Jan Haft Deutschland 2015 43 Min.
North America´s most frequented National Park, with over 9 million visitors each year has a lot more to offer than flower pilgrimages in spring and the colorful trees in autumn.Film-Details anzeigen
14 ANACONDA - SILENT KILLER Marion Pöllmann Deutschland 2015 52 Min.
An enormous snake leaves a ditch in Guyana - it’s on the hunt: 6 metres of pure muscle power. It could easily crush a human being to death. This film reveals the truth about the biggest snake on...Film-Details anzeigen
KF ANiMAL FriENDSHiP - ANEMONE FiSH Jens Hamann 2014 4 Min.
In the red Sea you can discover a very unusual animal friendship between extremely different animals: sea anemone and fish. They help each other to survive in the coral reef.Film-Details anzeigen
44 AUSTRIA Gernot Lercher Österreich 2014 96 Min.
A journey along Austrian‘s boarders where people and animals are both separated and united. Once the iron curtain was Austria‘s eastern boarder; now animals that were once lost to Austria can return...Film-Details anzeigen
17 BAOBABS BETWEEN LAND AND SEA Cyrille Cornu Frankreich 2015 55 Min.
A scientific adventure to encounter the baobabs of Madagascar and the Vezo, a nomadic tribe of the sea.Film-Details anzeigen
D6 BEARS ON THE RISE Axel Gomille Deutschland 2014 28 Min.
Europe’s bears are on the rise: Rumanian “garbage bears” are relocated back into the woods. In the Alps, people have started to protect their garbage against roaming bears.Film-Details anzeigen
18 BEARY TALES Dr. Angelika Sigl Deutschland 2014 44 Min.
Vaclav Chaloupek lives in the Bohemian Forest. When his friend, a forest ranger, shows up with bear orphans, one thing is clear right from the start: Vaclav will become their new mother, take care of...Film-Details anzeigen
KK BEEiNG A HONEYMAKER B. Anaki, E. Kepa, . The room 3 Honeypots Neuseeland 2014 3 Min.
To a languorous beat as lilting as a summer´s day, this music video riffs about the importance of bees to our lives and to life itself on earth.Film-Details anzeigen
20 BIG FIVE ASIA – THE ELEPHANT Felix Heidinger Deutschland 2015 44 Min.
Near the river Kinabatangan in Borneo elephant`s life is only a few kilometers further a dangerous adventure, for the animals and for the people living there. Because the gray giants have to pass much...Film-Details anzeigen
21 BIG FIVE ASIA – THE RHINOS Markus Schmidbauer Deutschland 2015 44 Min.
About 600,000 rhinos still lived a few hundred years ago in Asia. Only the One-horned Rhino has recovered the destruction of habitats and the hunt after the horn. Of the rarest animals in the world,...Film-Details anzeigen
KK BLACKBirDS iN TOMATOES Chris Schaal 2015 6 Min.
A blackbird couple takes care of its young.Film-Details anzeigen
68 BRAZIL - A NATURAL HISTORY - PARADISE COAST Paul Reddish, Christian Baumeister Österreich 2014 50 Min.
There is far more to Brazil’s coast than Copacabana Beach. Whales and dolphins, walking octopus and ultra-poisonous snakes make Brazil’s 7,500 kilometre stretch of coast one of the most diverse in the...Film-Details anzeigen
67 BRAZIL - A NATURAL HISTORY -FRAGILE FOREST Paul Reddish, Christian Baumeister Österreich 2014 50 Min.
An enigmatic and little known forest, home to South America’s largest monkey, swifts that fly through waterfalls and birds that take 10 years to learn the right dance moves.Film-Details anzeigen
66 BRAZIL: A NATURAL HISTORY - WILD HEART Paul Reddish, Christian Baumeister Österreich 2014 50 Min.
Brazil has a secret – the wide open spaces at its heart. The grassland that covers the central region of Brazil is the country’s least known habitat, depending on dramatic summer thunderstorms and...Film-Details anzeigen
FN BÄR Pascal Floerks Deutschland 2014 8 Min. 22 CITY UNDER THE SEA Guy Chaumette 2014 50 Min.
In the most densely populated city on earth, predators roam, con artists rule and there is a complete lack of law and order. This city should be in chaos. So why does harmony reign this lawless land? ...Film-Details anzeigen
KF COLOURFUL LUNCH STRATEGIES Isabella Bollini Italien 2014 11 Min.
In the wildflowers meadows of the italian Alps bumblebees and crab spiders use colours to survive.Film-Details anzeigen
D5 CORAl GARDENS OF SCANDINAVIA Armin Mueck Schweden 2014 28 Min.
Scandinavia, here in these gray, cold, dark waters ? It is said that there are some of the world‘s largest coral reefs along the Norwegian coast. Coral reefs, as large as in tropical seas ...Film-Details anzeigen
54 CRIME SCENE - THE FOREST OF THE LYNX Angela Graas Deutschland 2014 44 Min.
Two cruelly slayed lynxes in the Bavarian Forest. The killers are known but still not convicted. Conservationist and TV-commissar Andreas Hoppe wants to find out the truth. The international fur...Film-Details anzeigen
FN DEVIL MAY CARE Volker Heymann Deutschland 2014 2 Min. KF DOUGLAS TOMPKINS Andreas Wunn Chile 2015 6 Min.
Multimillionaire Douglas Tompkins tries to save the planet.Film-Details anzeigen
29 EL HIERRO - ISLAND AT THE END OF THE WORLD Holger Vogt Deutschland 2014 43 Min.
The smallest of the Canary Islands is a stunningly beautiful UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Its inhabitants show the world how to preserve nature and culture while practicing a sustainable lifestyle. ...Film-Details anzeigen
FN ELECTROFLY Natalia C.C. Fraitas Deutschland 2015 0 Min. 30 ENGADIN - SWITZERLAND‘S WILDERNESS Judith Doppler, Kurt Mayer Österreich 2014 52 Min.
The Engadin National Park was created 100 years ago, to help preserve Swiss nature. Today we can witness how an alpine landscape developed without human invention.Film-Details anzeigen
25 EUROPE´S WILD RIVER - THE ELBE PART 1 Svenja Schieke, Ralph Schieke Deutschland 2014 44 Min.
The Elbe is a 1,100 kilometre-long band stretching across the Czech Republic and Germany. In many places, the river has retained its original state - animal species which have become rare in other...Film-Details anzeigen
26 EUROPE´S WILD RIVER - THE ELBE PART 2 Svenja Schieke, Ralph Schieke Deutschland 2014 44 Min.
The Elbe is a 1,100 kilometre-long band stretching across the Czech Republic and Germany. In many places, the river has retained its original state - animal species which have become rare in other...Film-Details anzeigen
FN Feuer, Wasser, Erde, Luft und Zeit Maria Reinhardt-Szyba 2014 4 Min. 24 GAMBLING ON EXTINCTION Herbert Ostwald, Jakob Kneser 2014 52 Min.
This is a story about greed and a merciless battle over a limited resource: Wild elephants and rhinos. It is in fact the dark side of globalization: Ivory and rhino horn have become lucrative...Film-Details anzeigen
31 GIANTS OF FORTUNE - THE WHALE SHARKS OF OSLOB Ulf Marquardt Deutschland 2014 43 Min.
The inhabitants of Oslob, a small Filipino village on the Cebu Islands, have struggled with typhoons and overfishing. Until the world‘s biggest fish and the Internet changed everything. ...Film-Details anzeigen
53 GOLDEN EAGLE Jan Haft Deutschland 2015 44 Min.
The film is an intimate portrait of this large bird of prey. Aerials of mating Golden eagles, a fight between a Golden and a White-tailed eagle and a close look into the nursery of these birds...Film-Details anzeigen
D7 GRASWARDER Mario Göhring Deutschland 2012 28 Min.
All stormgull-eggs are destroyed in the nature reserve Graswarder. Klaus Dürkop fights against foxes and raccoons with electric fences and the assistance of local hunters. But hunting in the middle of...Film-Details anzeigen
32 HAMILTON´S ADVENTURE - A NEW ANGLE OF MANATIS Ulf Marquardt 2013 43 Min.
With 600 kilos of pure gentleness a sea cow or Manati is not exactly a stunning beauty, but it is definitely the most peaceful and caring animal populating the rivers and coastal areas of Florida. ...Film-Details anzeigen
FN Herr Peters und das Huhn Hannes Moor Deutschland 2014 3 Min. 23 HOANIB - THE SECRETS OF THE DESERT ELEPHANTS Thomas Behrend, Rosie Koch 2014 44 Min.
The Namib is the oldest desert of the world, and one of the most hostile ones. But even here, in a valley named Hoanib, there is life! The biggest animals are Desert Elephants. To survive they have to...Film-Details anzeigen
KF IN BETWEEN Rolf Steinmann Deutschland 2015 8 Min.
This is a lyrical and thought-provoking film about the death of an era and a moment in time. A time when stoic creatures are caught in between.Film-Details anzeigen
D2 INVESTIGATIONS ABOUT gENETIC MODIFICATION Mike Lingenfelser Deutschland 2012 30 Min.
Investigations of a Munich TV station aroused profound doubts about the sales strategy of the genetic engineering lobby. The promise of richer crops and reduced pesticide loads by cultivating GM...Film-Details anzeigen
36 KIELING‘S COLD WORLD Andreas Kieling, Iris Gesang Deutschland 2014 58 Min.
An expedition vessels takes Andreas Kieling on a 5000 km journey from Patagonia to Antarctica. A documentary featuring fascinating photography of polar animals as combined with historical exploration...Film-Details anzeigen
43 KILLER WHALES - FINS OF CHANGE Brian Leith, Ben Wallis Österreich 2014 53 Min.
The changing Arctic climate has dramatic effects on the local wildlife: as the ice melts and the polar bear struggles to survive in a fast-warming world, the infamous killer whale is rapidly moving...Film-Details anzeigen
38 LAKE IN THE SEA Sergey Tsikhanovich 2014 44 Min.
A small lake is hidden on one of the many islands of the White Sea. Behind the seeming silence and peace lurks a whole world of living creatures, full of passion, trials and tragedies! ...Film-Details anzeigen
39 LIFE FORCE The Arid Namib Makoto Kita 2014 0 Min.
The Namib is one of the harshest places on earth but is home to many animal and plant species. The ocean current that prevents rainfall also creates fog banks and drives an ecosystem that attracts...Film-Details anzeigen
KK NANUQ - LIVING WITH THE POLAR BEAR Anneliese Possberg 2014 5 Min.
The ice of the Beaufort Sea is melting continuously for years. The polar bears search therefore increasingly their food on land. There they meet the people of the Inupiat. Will this lead to new...Film-Details anzeigen
71 NATURE RECLAIMS THE BORDER Uwe Müller Deutschland 2014 44 Min.
In the heavily guarded border zone that once divided Germany, a refuge developed for many rare animals. For some the Iron Curtain had never been an obstacle. Others profit by the free movement they...Film-Details anzeigen
D1 Nature Wonderland: Fearless Predators - The Oriental Honey Buzzard, Taiwan Harutaka Yano Japan 2014 24 Min.
Oriental honey buzzards feed on ferocious predatory wasps. An NHK crew captured the buzzards attacking a nest with thousands of wasps. This program shows the spectacular battle and the victorious...Film-Details anzeigen
5 NEW ZEALAND: WALK ON THE WILD SIDE - VENTURE INTO THE UNKNOWN Christopher Gerisch, Kay Siering Deutschland 2014 42 Min.
New Zealand is a country featuring rain forests, glaciers, volcanoes and rugged coastlines. The film explores the history of the islands and the work of 19th century German scientists in the country. ...Film-Details anzeigen
42 NILE - THE ULTIMATE RIVER - WILD WATERS Harald Pokieser Österreich 2014 50 Min.
This episode of the series “Nile – The Ultimate River” deals with the amazing variety of species on the banks of the Nile.Film-Details anzeigen
KK NINE AND HALF: BRIGHT NIGHT Stefan Brand Deutschland 2014 9 Min.
Thousands of street lamps and neon lights turn the nights in Germany’s cities into days. But: What looks great, is a problem, because the artificial light pollutes the environment. ...Film-Details anzeigen
FN OPOSSUM Paul Cichon 2014 4 Min. KF OSPREY Jacob Steinberg Neuseeland 2012 7 Min.
See life through the eyes of the only aquatic bird of prey native to the entire world.Film-Details anzeigen
45 PERU´S BLOOD OCEAN - THE SECRET OF THE DOLPHIN KILLERS Uli Pförtner 2014 30 Min.
German biologist Stefan Austermühle accompanies a shark fishing boat. Undercover he witnesses unbelievable cruelty and the illegal slaughter of dolphins as bite for the shark fishing. An...Film-Details anzeigen
D7 Phantom of the River Ralf Bartels Deutschland 2014 29 Min.
The members of the Verein Wasser-Otter-Mensch are on the tracks of the wild european otter for the last 15 years, but never spottet one. With ir-camera- traps they got the first Pictures of wild...Film-Details anzeigen
47 PLANET ICE The Alps - Glaciers under close Surveillance Thierry Berrod Frankreich 2014 51 Min.
Located at the foot of Mont Blanc, Alpine glaciers are among the most sensitive glaciers in the world.Film-Details anzeigen
46 PLANET PARROT Matt Hamilton Österreich 2014 52 Min.
A colourful and amusing look at the modern day rise of the city parrot.Film-Details anzeigen
28 POLAR BEAR SUMMER Klaus Scheurich Deutschland 2015 43 Min.
Polar bears are the rulers of the Arctic. They are adapted to life on ice and snow. Yet there is one place where they are marooned on land for several months every summer. How do they survive in an...Film-Details anzeigen
D3 PORPOISES - THREATENED BY NOISE POLLUTION Torsten Mehltretter Deutschland 2014 28 Min.
A future German offshore wind park is located within the breeding grounds of the porpoise, the last indigenous whale species. The construction noise interferes with the sensitive hearing of the...Film-Details anzeigen
FN PRAXIS DR. PLATTÜÜTSCH Tobias Möckel, Benjamin Vay, Cathrin Paulsen Deutschland 2013 2 Min. 40 PRIDE - RULERS AT RISK Reinhard Radke Deutschland 2014 45 Min.
Lions – the ultimate predators, Africa’s symbols of dauntlessness and bravery. Only few big cats have been as intensively studied as lions. We thought we knew everything about them. Yet some parts of...Film-Details anzeigen
48 PROJECT CHICKEN FARM 1+2 Caroline Pellmann Deutschland 2014 43 Min.
How come chicken is cheaper than pet food? How does poultry production in Germany really work? Dirk Steffens shows how chicken live in Germany before we eat them. He starts his own organic poultry...Film-Details anzeigen
KF RED=GREEN Margareta Kosmol 2014 9 Min.
The film, based on a conversation with a taxi driver in Armenia, is dedicated to the important problem of corruption, which is the main evil of people in many countries and makes a normal life...Film-Details anzeigen
19 SECRETS OF THE HIVE Dennis Wells Österreich 2014 51 Min.
Honeybees are in decline, but there are an estimated 20.000 bees out there that researchers still need to learn more about – including the honeybee.Film-Details anzeigen
50 SHARK GIRL Gisela Kaufmann Australien 2013 58 Min.
SHARK GIRL is the inspiring story of Madison Stewart and her passionate fight to save the creature most of us fear - sharks .Film-Details anzeigen
KF Short Films '15 0 71 Min.
Get more information about the films at the current <a href="http://www.greenscreen-festival.de/index.php?id=193&L=1" target="_blank">list of Films</a>Film-Details anzeigen
KK Short films for Kids '15 0 52 Min.
A CORAL LOVE STORY BLACKBIRDS IN TOMATOES BEEING A HONEYMAKER THE SECRET OF LADYBEETlE’S WINGS LA FILLE AUX CHEVEUX DE LIN THE FLAXEN-HAIRED GIRL NANUQ - LIVING WITH TEH POLAR BEAR NINE AND A...Film-Details anzeigen
51 SICHUAN SNUB-NOSED MONKEY Xiang Xianyao China 2014 45 Min.
The Sichuan snub-nosed monkey, a protected chinese species lives in the deep forest. The film crew records the biological characteristics of the monkey. This film is the first to record the whole...Film-Details anzeigen
41 SMOOTH OPERATORS - HOW FISH MANAGE TO SURVIVE Sigurd Tesche Deutschland 2013 43 Min.
Swim, feed or hide – the fantastic photography of this documentary shows that the daily life of fish is anything but dull. They live with minor and major dramas and to survive employ tricks, dodges...Film-Details anzeigen
KF STAR PARK Andreas Orth Deutschland 2014 10 Min.
Artificial Light harms the environment, but there are new Star Parks, where at night the lamps are turned off and the stars are shining.Film-Details anzeigen
62 STORKS - BIG AND NOISY BUT WELCOME ALL THE SAME Herbert Ostwald Deutschland 2014 43 Min.
The white stork is the only large European bird that has attached itself to human beings. It builds its nests on roofs and chimneys in towns to be close to people.Film-Details anzeigen
55 SUPER JAWS Ruth Omphalius, Chad Cohen Deutschland 2014 45 Min.
First discovered by the German paleontologist Ernst Stromer von Reichenbach, the remains of Spinosaurus were wasted during World War II. Nizar Ibrahim discovered a new skeleton showing an interesting...Film-Details anzeigen
FN TAGESAKTUELL - DRAMATISCHE EREIGNISSE IM NATIONALPARK Heiko De Groot Deutschland 2014 4 Min. D5 TALES OF THE SAND Elodie Turpin 0 19 Min.
We look at it without paying any attention. Yet it is an amazing world of life of adaptations and behaviors as unique as they are varied! Burying, hiding, digging, covering, crisscrossing, and...Film-Details anzeigen
2 TASMANIA - SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL Rosie Koch 2015 52 Min.
The Tasmanian devil is imminently threatened with extinction. A malignant cancer has killed 90% of the population. Biologist and veterinarians are working nonstop to find a cure.Film-Details anzeigen
56 TERRA X: WILD PLANET - WHEN THE PLANET WREAKS HAVOC Florian Breier, Stefan Schneider Deutschland 2014 43 Min.
Any moment at any place on our planet, a volcano could erupt, the earth could tremble, or a devastating storm could break out. Often without warning - always with no possibility to stop the forces of...Film-Details anzeigen
57 THE DARK SIDE OF THE OCEAN Rick Rosenthal 2015 49 Min.
Cameraman and marine biologist Rick Rosenthal reveals for the first time Earth‘s biggest migration - the nightly movement of billions of animals from the ocean‘s depths to it surface and back. ...Film-Details anzeigen
KK THE FLAXEN-HAIRED GIRL Ulrike Baumann 2014 3 Min.
The Music was there in the first place. Listenig to the eight prelude of Debussy i set my mind free.Film-Details anzeigen
58 THE FORGOTTEN TIGERS Krishnendu Bose Indien 2014 53 Min.
xWith shrinking forests and eroding legal protections, the tiger´s space is beeing squeezed. The Forgotten Tigers, takes a peep into into the lives of these tigers that live outside the Tiger Reserves...Film-Details anzeigen
KF THE GLOWING CORALS OF THE DARK Vanessa Cara-Kerr 2014 5 Min.
During the night if you shine ultra violett light at fluorescence that you can not see otherwise.Film-Details anzeigen
34 THE GREEN THREAT Ingo Thöne Deutschland 2014 52 Min.
Unwittingly introduced plant species are increasing at an alarming rate. They are taking over the habitat of the hitherto predominant plants. The documentary shows the ecological and economical damage...Film-Details anzeigen
35 THE KALAHARI - INUNDATION OF A DESERT Dirk Steffens, Eva Maria Rauert Deutschland 2014 43 Min.
Every year the Okavango River turns huge areas of land into a temporary paradise of streams, lakes and lagoons. This is possibly the only place offering such a density and variety of fascinating...Film-Details anzeigen
59 THE PHANTOM OF THE FOREST Fernando Gómez, Rubén Casas Oché Spanien 2014 52 Min.
An incredible journey through the secret life of the most impressive forest raptors: The goshawk.Film-Details anzeigen
FN THE PRESENT Jacob Frey Deutschland 2014 4 Min. D3 THE RETURN OF THE HARBOUR SEALS Torsten Mehltretter Deutschland 2013 30 Min.
Never before the harbor seals population at the german coastline was as big as now. Puppies, which lost their Mothers, will still coddled up by humans. Tourists are happy – fishermen, hunter and...Film-Details anzeigen
27 THE RETURN OF THE PEREGRINE FALCON Dietmar Nill, Klaus Weißmann Deutschland 2015 43 Min.
The return of the peregrine falcon in Germany is a wonderful story of conservation biology. DDT, an insecticide, brought falcon populations to a dramatic decline in the 1970s. The last 23 breeding...Film-Details anzeigen
60 THE SEA OF LIFE Monica Gonzáles Spanien 2015 52 Min.
On the one hand this film is a tour of our planets protected areas that are an example of environmental conservation and on the other it shows causes that have led to ancient species to be endangered....Film-Details anzeigen
33 THE SEASONS - RIPENING SEASON Keti Vaitonis, Ira Beetz Deutschland 2015 43 Min.
Herbal products are being harvested in South Tyrol, marine salt in the salines of Aigues-Mortes has grown, a pilot fights hail and the storks have finally returned to Masuria.Film-Details anzeigen
KK THE SECRET OF LADYBEETLE’S WINGS Jens Hamann Deutschland 2014 3 Min.
He is small, red, black and able to fly. But once he keeps still and can be observed at close range, we can`t even detect his wings. Because they are very well hidden.Film-Details anzeigen
37 THE WILD RIVER LANDSCAPE OF CROATIA Heribert Schöller 2015 45 Min.
The Sava floodplains in Croatia are all that remains of a primal landscape that has all but disappeared throughout the rest of Europe. To this day, people still live and work with „their“ river and in...Film-Details anzeigen
D4 THE WILD WET Joshua Mayo, Moritz Katz Australien 2014 25 Min.
In far northern Australia lies a land that could not be more different to the arid landscapes that cover most of the continent. It‘s lush, green and wet. However, competition is fierce and to survive,...Film-Details anzeigen
61 THULETUVALU Matthias von Gunten Schweiz 2014 96 Min.
Two places at the edge of our planet are making headlines due to climate change: Thule, Greenland, because of record ice melts there; and Tuvalu, because this remote Pacific island nation is one of...Film-Details anzeigen
D6 TICKS – HIDDEN THREATS OF THE FOREST Berndt Welz Deutschland 2014 28 Min.
The invasion of German forests by ticks results in up to 200,000 cases of Lyme disease each year. The documentary looks into the causes behind the problem and future implications.Film-Details anzeigen
Christian HerrmannProducer Bavarian Broadcasting Television, editorial dept. Wildlife and Nature - author / director
Christian Herrmann was born in Berlin-Lichtenberg in 1957. After graduating from high school in 1978 he studied Communication Sciences, International Politics and Psychology at the University of Munich, acquiring his M.A. in 1983. In the following years he worked as a press officer at the Consulate General in Munich, before turning to editing and producing international documentaries for ARD/ARTE and Bavarian Broadcastin BR in 1987. His wildlife film production "AL MAHA - IM VISIER DES FALKEN" about falconry in Dubai was awarded the prize for the Best Short Film at the GREEN SCREEN festival 2007. Besides working as a wildlife and documentary filmmaker, Christian Herrmann gives lectures among others at Munich University's Institute for Communication Sciences. Since 2005 he is further committed to supporting children in need as chairman of the association "Hilfe für Kinder e.V.". In 2010, he initated the Austrian wildlife film festival NaturFilmTage im Tannheimer Tal
Daniel OpitzFilmmaker | Ocean mind GmbH
Marlen HundertmarkFilmmaker | GREEN SHEEP
Michael PackschiesHead of the Jury, Director of Department for Nature Protection and Landscape Planning, City of Eckernfoerde
The Dipl.-Geographer (subsidiary subjects Geology and Oceanography) worked for the Pedagogical University Kiel and the Central Office for Regional Studies of the SHHB before he carried out the Ecological Survey Eckernfoerde in 1984/85 and subsequently became responsible for the ecological development of this city. Eckernfoerde received numerous awards for its success in nature protection and ecological city planning and enjoys recognition even in Japan and the U.S.A. Furthermore Michael Packschies is member of the Advisary Council for Nature Conservancy of the federal government of Schleswig-Holstein and co-initiated the GREEN SCREEN FESTIVA
Claudia Sewig, born 1972, studied in Hannover and Hamburg biologie and worked in Zoos and at the Durrell Wildlife Conversations Trust of Jersey. In the connection she finished the Axel-Springer-Journalist`s school. Since 2001 Claudia Sewig is chief of the science editorshipat the Hamburger Abendblatt where she serves intensively the subject area Nature and Environment. Her article series about Nature reserves were prize-winning. 2009 her biography about Bernhard Grzimek appeared "Der Mann, der die Tiere liebte" ("The man, who loved animals").
Lodur TettenbornFilmmaker | Media Atelier GmbH
Christian BaumeisterProducer and cinematographer
Christian Baumeister is one of the most successful German animal and nature filmmakers. Born in Münster in 1971 Christian Baumeister stands for breathtaking large landscapes, detailed animal portraits and perfect image compositions. He studied biology in Germany and wildlife photography in England after having experimented with animal photography as a youngster. His subsequent projects took him to South America, Europe, Africa and Asia. In 2001 the award winning filmmaker established the production company Light & Shadow. He has increasingly worked as a producer and has been conceptualising animal series.
Franz FuchsExecutive Producer, Editor
As senior producer Franz Fuchs is responsible for premium documentations for the ORF nature and film series “Universum”. Having joined the Austrian broadcaster in 1996 he has since been working for various tv formats of the documentation and magazine genre. Previously while studying German philology, history and film he worked as a journalist and photographer for various Austrian publishers.
Heinz v. MattheyHead of the jury, Film producer, author and director
Heinz v. Matthey
His Matthey Film GmbH in Waiblingen specialized in TV documentaries an industrial films with focus on biology, ecology and ethnography mostly for ZDF, ZDF Enterprises, WDR and ARTE.
Klaus ScheurichCinematographer and producer
Klaus Scheurich is a cinematographer and producer at Marco Polo Film AG in Heidelberg in charge of development and production of documentaries. He worked for national and international broadcasters and organisations and on Werner Herzog’s award winning documentary “The White Diamond”. Klaus Scheurich is one of the pioneers of German High Definition cinematography and through working with HD devices has acquired extensive knowledge of the matter.
Susanne LummerCinematographer and producer
After studying biology and science journalism in Berlin Susanne Lummer worked as a freelance writer for various science departments in Munich before joining the broadcaster NDR in Hamburg as a trainee. For the past 8 years she has been working as a producer for NDR Naturfilm/Doclights GMBH on their serial “Expeditionen ins Tierreich”, on the ARD slot “Erlebnis Erde” as well as on international nature documentaries.
Udo A. ZimmermannHead of the editorial department Wildlife and Nature at Bavarian Broadcasting BR
Udo A. Zimmermann
Udo A. Zimmermann studied German language and literature, sociology and geography. He was a research assistant at Munich University and visiting student at the University of Television and Film (HFF Munich). As editor and author for numerous wildlife and conservation series, he gained experience while shooting films in many remote corners of the world. Since 2005, he heads the editorial department Wildlife and Nature, thus being responsible for nature and wildlife series at BR.
The juvenile jury 2015 (v.l.): Thies Hinrichsen, Bjarne Klockemann, Jon Vincent Drewes, Julia Tiedemann, Hannes Pries, Katharina Köhler, Jan Ole Trende (not on the photo)
Saturday, September 12.
Friday, September 11.
Impressions from the meeting of the filmmakers at friday evening at the "Museumsräucherei"
Fotos: Heidi Pachschies, Philipp Schüller
Thursday, September 10.
Fulldome, NDR at the ship of the Helmholtz-Zentrum, Arrival of the filmmakers, Preparations for the opening and opening ceremony. Fotos:Michael Packschies und Philipp Schüller
Co-operation event Green Screen/Förde Sparkasse in the Metro-Cinama Kiel
Schloss Gottorf Panel discussion at August 21.
Panelists (Picture 1) from left to right: Dr. Ralf Bleile (Archäologisches Landesmuseum), Michael Packschies (Green Screen), Jens Sternheim (Umweltministerium) and Uwe Wichert (Expertenkreis Munition im Meer). Fotos: Heidi Packschies Fotos: Heidi Packschies
August 2015 (Kopie 1)
Verlegung einer Ehrenplatte für Jochen Hillers am 18 August, seinem Geburtstag und Bilder vom Strandkino am 14. August.(Fotos: Michael Packschies)