Lake Chiemsee

The Chiemsee is full of surprises.  One day as a calm as a mirror, the next whipped into a frothing broth by hurricane storms.  Some animals that live here, have evolved strategies to survive.

Director: Jan Haft

The multiple award-winning cameraman and director Jan Haft (*1967) is one of the most innovative animal filmmakers in Germany. After studying geology/palaeontology, he went on to study biology. At the beginning of the 1990s, the nature enthusiast began his career as a camera assistant for animal film productions. Already in 1996 he founded Nautilusfilm GmbH, one of the most successful companies for animal films in Germany

44 Min.
Director: Jan Haft
Script: Jan Haft
Cinematography: Kay Ziesenhenne, Max Kölbl, Fabian Fischer, Jan Haft, Andreas Hartl
Editing: Isbel Bakalski
Music: Jörn Magnus Pfeil, Siggi Mueller
Narrator: Peter Weiß
Editor: Bernd Strobel, BR, Martin Kowalszyk ARTE, Gabriele Conze, WDR, Franz Fuchs,ORF
Producer: Nautilusfilm GmbH
Awards: Heinz Sielmann Film Award 2016
Nominations: Heinz Sielmann Film Award 2016