The 1000 Islands

Saint Lawrence

Length: 5 x 43' HD

The series takes viewers on an imposing visual journey through a unique island paradise in the border region between Canada and the United States

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A Pensioners‘ Paradise in America

Length: 43' HD

Sun City, Arizona is a parallel universe. Its population of 40,000 make it the biggest retirement community in the US. It is a purpose-built town for restless retirees. The average age here is 73. Those who decide to move to the town in the Arizona desert certainly do not come here to die. Rather, they come to spend their twilight years enjoyably in the company of sophisticated peers.

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Kamchatka

Life in the Shadow of the Volcanoes

Length: 43' HD

At the easternmost reaches of Russia, halfway around the globe and eight time zones away from Moscow, lies the peninsula of Kamchatka. Almost 400,000 people inhabit this region, roughly the size of Germany. Most of them live in Petropavlovsk, a town that was never intended to last.

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Kimberley

Life at the Edge of the World

Length: 43' HD

The Kimberley region of Australia is among the most lonely and barren places on earth. This region – covering an area larger than Germany – is extremely hostile.

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The People of Inle Lake

Length: 43' HD

Inle Lake is a unique microcosm of Burmese culture set amidst breathtaking nature. The way the people of the lake live arouses a sense of yearning and conveys the illusion of an archaic, perfect world. Here, the whole scope of Burmese ancient traditions is reflected unadulterated. For a long time the region was inaccessible to outsiders, but now, in the course of the country’s political reorientation, the life circumstances of the people of the lake are changing too.

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Delhi Rising

Five Portraits of Hopes and Dreams

Length: 51' - VJ documentary HD

India’s urban centers are hubs of opportunity - each with it’s own, unique character: In Bangalore IT rules, in Mumbai the film industry has reached global proportions. But what about Delhi, India’s capital?

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The Buryats

A Shamanic Cult at Lake Baikal

Length: 43' HD

In the vast wilderness around Lake Baikal reside a nomadic people: the Buryats. They live according to their own customs, and their everyday life is defined by shamanism and a strong sense of family.

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Guardians of the Potato

Length: 43' HD

In the Peruvian Andes not far from the city of Cuzco at an altitude of around 4500 metres there lies the true treasure of the Incas: the potato. Even 8,000 years ago, the aboriginal tribes in the mountain regions grew potatoes. Today this legacy is maintained by the indigenous Quechua people.

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The Svans

A Mountain People between Tradition and Modern World

Length: 43' HD

The Svans’ way of life is simple and suggestive an illusion of an idyllic world. But behind the romantic backdrop a fundamental change take place at the beginning of the new millenium.†

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