Unexpected encounters at the foothills of the Alps: The rare and shy Northern bald ibis, little bittern and even flamingos! Never seen pictures of the kingfisher in super slow motion show the stunningly hunting technics of this “flying jewel”.

Director: Marion Pöllmann

Marion Pöllmann was born on August 26th 1966. Since August 1994, she worked as a freelance journalist specialising in documentaries about animals, ecology and travel for private and public radio and TV stations. In 1995 Marion completed practical training at Bavarian Broadcasting BR and has since continuously worked as a freelancer for BR. Between 2001 and 2005 she produced more than eleven wildlife documentaries in South America and Eastern Europe.

43 Min.
Director: Marion Pöllmann
Author: Marion Pöllmann
Camera: Rainer Bergomaz
Editing: Rainer Bergomaz
Music: Klangfeile
Speaker: Maximilian Laprell
Editor: Christine Peters (BR-Arte)
Nominations: Heinz Sielmann Award 2015