Children of the sun - Butterflies

Butterflies surely are the most fancied species of the insect world. Their beautiful coloring and graceful flight appeal to everyone. There are close to 4000 types of butterflies, today many of them are endangered due to the loss of their habitats.

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, Maximilian Kölbl
Editing: Stephan Berthold
Music: Jörg Magnus Pfeil & Siggi Mueller
Narrator: Axel Wostry
Editor: Bernd Strobel (BR), Martin Kowalczyk (ARTE), Gabriele Conze (WDR), Franz Fuchs (ORF)
Producer: Melanie Haft, nautilusfilm GmbH
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