Magical Iceland

Volcanic activity has shaped Iceland’s rugged northern wilderness like no other place on earth; both above and below water. How do animals survive in this harsh terrain? What does it take to live among glaciers, deserts, and volcanoes?

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

50 Min.
Director: Jan Haft
Script: Jan Haft
Cinematography: Jan Haft, Tobias Friedrich, Kay Ziesenhenne
Editing: Jan Haft
Music: Dominik Eulberg & Sebastian Schmidt
Narrator: Sebastian Winkler
Editor: Klaus Kunde-Neimöth
Producer: Melanie Haft, nautilusfilm Gmbh
Nominations: Best Postproduction 2019
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