Best of Shorts

Executive Producer

Series Fiction
Episodes: 8 x 1 Hour

Hundreds of short films are produced every year. Our series shows a top selection of the best short films from the last decade which won highly acclaimed Awards – up to the Oscar®. Thrilling and with deeper meaning, but before all highly entertaining the films of this series include the genres comedy, drama, thriller and animation. Directed by new directors and starring new actors, who might be the top stars of tomorrow.

DMotor

Executive Producer

Infotainment Motor
32 x 1 Hour (1st and 2nd Series)

Developed and produced for
Discovery Networks Europe

The very first German Entertainment Motor Format with three hosts: Professional racing driver Sabine Schmitz, test driver Tim Schrick and comedian Carsten van Ryssen. Top rated format.

Cameron´s Bismarck

Co-producer

Documentary
1 x 90′

Client: James Cameron/Discovery Communications production in co-production with Telcast International/Tandem & RTL

With a team of explorers, historians and Bismarck survivors, Cameron investigates the wreck of the German battleship three miles below the surface and discovers the answers that may finally end the quarrel. With innovative production techniques and high-tech remotely operated vehicles, Cameron lights up this dark world and gives the first glimpse inside the Bismarck in more than 60 years. Stunning high-definition footage shows underwater images with cinematic clarity. And state-of-the-art animation and ultra-realistic reenactments bring the survivors’ stories to life.

Der Checker

Executive Producer

Infotainment Motor
32 x 1 Hour (1st and 2nd Series)

Client: Developed and produced for
Discovery Networks Europe

Infotainment prime time: All that glitters is not gold! This is more than true if it comes to the used car market – the ones who don’t have the experience very often have to pay through one’s nose. However, how is it possible to keep track with the constantly changing car market? Not a problem with the Checker: Alexx is a rock singer and professional motor freak. He knows all the bad tricks of the sellers and all benefits and downsides of all used cars currently in the market.

Top rated infotainment format with more than 100 episodes.

3D-Planet

Executive Producer

Documentary Series Travel
8 x 30′

For Telcast International,
filmed in 3-D-technology (2004)

This lavish adventure travel series has been produced for mayor television events: thanks to a spedific 3-D technology, the audience experiences thrilling adventures, mysterious places, the beautiful underwater world and remote locations as close as never before on television. By combining extraordinary stories with the breathtaking 3-D effect and stunning images this tv series became a top-class television event. The series has premiered on VOX television in Germany.

Galileo – The Science Show

Executive Producer/Director

Science Magazine
Client: ProSieben Sat.1 Media AG

Production of short features in the field of forensic medicine, criminology or medical science. GALILEO is one of the top rated knowledge tv formats on German television.

DaimlerChrysler HR2000

Director

Corporate Video
8 Minutes

Client: DaimlerChrysler AG

International PR Campaign Video.

Cameron´s Vision

Executive Producer

Documentary Making Of
1 x 30′

A Telcast International/Tandem co-production with James Cameron/ Discovery Communications & RTL

A making-of about the most spectacular documentary of the last years. Featuring interviews of Cameron and his production team as well as stunning footage about the shoot itself, this documentary provides exciting background information about this fascinating project.

Tuning TV

Executive Producer

Infotainment Motor
24 x 30 Mins.

Produced for Motorvision/Sport1

Never has Tuning been more exciting. Tuning TV is showing the most daring drifts, the most eccentric events and is revealing the coolest tips – presented by the tuning angels, the three charming companions of the colourful world of tuning: “trendy angel” Katharina Kuhlmann, “action angel” Christina Surer and “service angel” Lina van de Mars.

Adventure 4×4

Executive Producer

Documentary Series Motor
13 x 1 Hour

Produced for Sport1 and the international market

Adventure 4 x 4 is a special interest program that is all about off-road capable and four-wheel driven vehicles.
The visual and content emphasis of the format is the wide range of four-wheel-drive vehicles, SUVs like the Audi Quattro to the Mercedes Benz G-Class. In addition to this subject, the magazine will focus in detail on tests of the latest for tuners, the accessory industry, and travel offers.

Giants of the Street

Executive Producer

Documentary Series Motor
12 x 1 Hour

Developed and produced for
the international market

All about trucks and heavy stuff on the street!

Motorvision Report

Executive Producer

Documentary Series Motor
13 x 1 Hour

Developed and produced for
Motorvision/Sport1

45 minutes exclusively about latest models, including technical innovations and newest topics from the world of motoring. Motorvision Reports are single topic programs, covering the premiere of a new model or a technical report from various automotive manufacturers. Production follows the principles of independent journalism, taking account of all legal aspects relating to the media.

MV Classic Cars

Executive Producer

Documentary Series Motor
12 x 60′

Produced for the international market.

About the most wonderful oldtimers.

Motorvision

Executive Producer

Documentary Series Motor
34 x 1 Hour

Produced for Motorvision/Sport1 2006/2007

In October 1995, the weekly tv show “Motorvision” started on Deutsches Sport Fernsehen (DSF) at prime time and still is airing today (“DSF Motor”). Up to two million viewers per sequence clearly demonstrate that the vision of a regular car magazine has been successfully realised. Dream cars in fascinating locations all over the world, clear testing results from competent experts, presented in an informative and entertaining manner. In this format new cars will be vet – its weak and strong points are revealed. From compact cars until the hp strongest sports car – there are not many cars, which will not be focussed.

MV – The International Car Magazine

Executive Producer

Magazine Motor
26 x 1 Hour
Produced for the international market.

Top quality motor show produced in combinable segments: Clients were able to compose their own top actual and weekly brand new motor magazine! As we are able to offer you weekly at least four hours of brandnew motorprogramming, you would have the unique opportunity to compose your ownpersonal weekly car show very easily!

Motobike

Executive Producer

Magazine Motor
52 x 30 Mins.

Produced for Motorvision/Sport1 2006/2007

Since 1997 “Motobike – The Motorcycling Magazine“ has been the only regular broadcast for motor cycle fans on German television. More than 0.9 million viewers are banned to their screens every fortnight by information, emotions, impressions of the latest motor bikes, glamorous super bikes, the trendiest biker outfits, exclusive travel suggestions and test reports of our dedicated motor bike experts.

Stealing the Fire

Co-producer

Documentary
1 x 90′
A Blue Planet Entertainment/ARD co-production with Friedman-Nadler Prods., CinemaNation & Antidote Films
Directed by Oscar winner John Friedman

Stealing the Fire reveals how the most closely guarded secrets of our time are now for sale in a dangerous atomic underground. The filmmakers obtained exclusive, behind-the-scenes access to the German technician Karl-Heinz Schaab and his defense team during his trial for treason in Munich. Schaab is the first person in the world convicted of atomic espionage in an open trial in the last fifty years. He sold top secret documents to Saddam Hussein and traveled to Baghdad numerous times to help Iraq in its nuclear bomb quest.

Testpilots

Executive Producer/Director

Documentary
1 x 1 Hour

Developed and produced for
ProSieben Sat.1 Media AG

Testpilots are the kings of aviation: only the best of the best are able to reach this goal. However, this job is not only challenging but also highly dangerous. With stunning images, this documentary attends testpilots worldwide: Walter Extra, the inventor of the most successful aerobatic aircraft worldwide, Claude Lelai, testpilot at Airbus in Toulouse, the students at the airforce test pilot school and Terry Tomeny with his collegues of the F16/F22 test pilot squadron at the Edwards Airforce Base in California – home of the real „top guns“!

Mercedes Vaneo

Director

12 Minutes, 2002, Product Film
Client: DaimlerChrysler

International Product Film for the Vaneo model.

NANO – World of Science

Executive Producer

Science Magazine
Produced for ZDF/3Sat

Production of short features especially in the field of criminology, medical science and the human biology. NANO is one of the top rated popular science tv formats in German television.

Hunters of the Extraordinary

Co-Producer

Documentary
4 x 60 Mins.

A MonaLisa Film/Telcast co-production with TF3, CNRS and TCI/RTL2

“Hunters of the Extraordinary” invites you on this fabulous hunting party of the “Strange”, throughout the world, where we will meet men and women, scientists, business people, journalists, show business people or simple citizens, whose passion is to track down these phenomena that attract, fascinate and sometimes incite the craziest of speculations. We will attempt to explain the “Incredible” in the light of the most recent scientific research, in the company of the best specialists and researchers in the field. For are these extraordinary phenomena not a form of reality?

Blasters

Executive Producer/Director

Documentary
1 x 30 Mins.

Developed and produced for ARD/NDR

A thrilling documentary about men who destroy huge buildings in a few seconds. From the very first planning until the „big bang“: With spectacular shots and a close cinematography this fast paced film gives a deep insight view behind the scenes of this unique and dangerous job.

Witches & Snake Divers

Executive Producer/Director

Documentary
1 x 60′

A WDR/ORF/SRG/Beyond/Telcast International co-production
Cinematography by Al Giddings

Received the Silver Screen Award, US Film & Video Festival, Chicago

On a remote location in the South China sea, Philipino divers hunt for the most deadliest reptiles of the world: seasnakes. Without any diving equipment and with their bare hands. Today, only two snake divers remain. This is their story. With images never before seen, this adventure documentary expedition advances into the deep jungles, to remote islands where the natives still believe in witchcraft and voodoo – and the sea snake god, who can only be appeased by bloody sacrifices.

Neue Messe München

Executive Producer/Director

Event Clips

Developed and produced for
Neue Messe Muenchen

In 1998 the lavish inaurguration ceremony of the NEUE MESSE MUENCHEN takes place. More than 4.000 guests have been exclusively invited, amongst them Minister President Edmund Stoiber, Addidas CEO Louis-Dreyfus, Siemens CEO Heinrich von Pierer and many other Business Executives. The Event Clips have been shown as a part of the opening event on five huge screens, each of a height of approx. 10 meters.

Puma Trinomic

Executive Producer/Director

Product Film and Commercials

Product Film and Commercials for 80 Countries.

Munich Re Imagefilm 2000

Executive Producer

1 x 3 Mins.

Deutsche BA / British Airways PR Film 1997

Executive Producer/Director

2 x 3′

Fit For Fun

Executive Producer/Director

Various short features
Produced for VOX

Production of short features about alternative healing methods, football stars etc. –  top rated infotainment wellness tv format.