Hannes Jaenicke - On a Mission for Dolphins

Dolphins are a most fascinating and popular species. They show complex behaviour, a distinct social life, self-awareness and amazing intelligence. But some are acutely on the verge of extinction. Hannes Jaenicke visits scientists to find out why.

Director: Eva-Maria Gfirtner

Director: Judith Adlhoch

Judith Adlhoch
(born 1967 in Munich)

Having grown up in Portugal, she studied drama, history and philosophy in Vienna.
In television broadcasting since 1988, she founded her own production company Tango Film GmbH with her partner, cinematographer Mark Strobel. Development and production of television formats for different broadcasting corporations with a focus on information, nature and travel films. Since 1993 she is producer and presenter of the travel film series Voxtours on channel Vox.
Judith Adlhoch and her travel documentaries have been nominated for and awarded various prizes, e.g. Deutscher Telestar (1996), Silberner Kompass (2003), Goldener Kompass (2004, 2005, 2006), Columbus Sonderpreis (2007).
Engagement in charity: Childrens Aid "Hilfsaktion SOS für Kinder" (VOX, 2004); "Womens World Award" (with Mikhail Gorbachev 2004); since 2005 she is World Vision's ambassador for education, supporting projects in Swaziland, Mali and Ethiopia.
In September 2005 Judith Adlhoch gave birth to Rocco Maria Strobel. Becoming a mother was and still is the most beautiful enrichment of her life.

Egypt Germany
43 Min.
Director: Eva-Maria Gfirtner, Judith Adlhoch
Script: Eva Maria Gfirtner und Judith Adelhoch
Cinematography: Markus Strobel
Editing: Jan-Philipp Stahl
Narrator: Verena Rendtorff
Editor: Susanne Hillmann und Renate Marel
Producer: Tango Film Janna Sperling ZDF Christian Stachel und Cora Szielasko
Website URL: www.zdf.de