Das schmutzige Geschäft mit der Grillkohle

Large amounts of charcoal are used in summer barbecues. Charcoal is a billion Dollar business destroying primeval forests and financing terror. The report retraces its trail from our grill back to its African and Eastern European origins.

Director: Vivien Pieper

born 1982 in Oldenburg; studied Applied Cultural Studies in Lüneburg and Breslau; during her studies she trained as a journalist at the Institute for the Promotion of Young Journalists (IFP) in Munich; freelance author since 2006.

Director: Johannes Bünger

born 1977 in Greven; studied Environmental Sciences in Lüneburg and Rouen, project studies Sustainable Film View in Berlin; from 2004 to 2007 trainee and editor at fechnerMEDIA in Immendingen; since 2007 freelance author.

Germany Ukraine Nigeria
43 Min.
Director: Vivien Pieper, Johannes Bünger
Script: Johannes Bünger und Vivien Pieper
Cinematography: André Krüger
Editing: Imke Koseck
Editor: Dirk Neuhoff (NDR)
Producer: Martina Sprengel (doc.station GmbH)
Nominations: GREEN REPORT 2019