RECENT PROJECTS

“Choices”

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Documentary
for E.O.F.T. – European Outdoor Film Tour 2017/18

Production Company: HelliVentures

shot on location in Moab, Utah / USA

Steph Davis has never been good at stalling important decisions. Her way of life resembles her climbing style: uncompromising if possible, but always willing to take a step back when necessary. In her early twenties she quit law school. It was the start for a life on the road, a life devoted to climbing and basejumping that would suit her so much better than the ordinary life her parents might have dreamed of.

Success proved her right: Steph Davis is the first woman to summit all pinnacles of the Fitz Roy Massif in Patagonia, the first woman to free climb the Salathé Wall on El Calpitan in Yosemite Valley and the first woman to free solo a route graded 5.11 – without a rope, without protection.

 

“Sharing the sky”

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Documentary
for Red Bull TV

shot on location in La Cumbre, Argentina

Andy Hediger’s Fight for Flight

Multi-discipline aerobatic pilot and Red Bull Acro Team member Andy Hediger was born to fly. But a near-fatal crash means that even walking again may be a miracle. Now Andy must fight his way back to health if the hopes to return to the sky.

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“Dare to soar – flying with the condors”

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Documentary
for “eXplorers – Adventures of the century” I Red Bull Media House

Production Company: HelliVentures

shot on location in Peru

A non-fiction documentary about the two world class paragliders Hernán Pitocco and Horacio Llorens and their attempt to follow wild condors from the Pacific Coast up to the condors’ breeding ground in the Peruvian Andes.

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“Jäger des Augenblicks – Ein Abenteuer am Mount Roraima”

“Roraima: Climbing the Lost World” (Int. title)

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90 min. Feature Documentary for Red Bull Media House

shot on location in British Guyana and Venezuela

Climbing partners Kurt Albert and Holger Heuber don’t know what they’re in for when they join competitive climbing superstar Stefan Glowacz for an expedition to Mt. Roraima, a steep-walled South American peak shrouded in both rainforest and legend.

To climbers, Mount Roraima is one of the ultimate challenges. The iconic mountaintop plateau sits on the border of Venezuela, Brazil and Guyana, and towers above the jungle, taunting those who dare to attempt its sheer 400m walls.

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 “The children of Toxic City – Garbage, Greenbacks, Gangsters”

Ghana

A TV Documentary on Sustainability

shot on location in Accra I Ghana and Hamburg I Germany

The UN estimates that 20-50 million tons of e-waste are produced annually around the world. Some of the European and US waste ends up in Western Africa. Containers full of used computers are shipped via Hamburg  to Accra where they land in Ghana‘s biggest port, in Tema. When it can be determined right away that the equipment is defective – and that is usually the case – then it goes directly to the scrap yard in Agbogbloshie.

After the goods that land in Agbogbloshie are stripped, the search begins for the treasure hidden inside the broken computers. The aluminum, copper and lead is exchanged for cash. Middlemen have set up shop right in the scrap yard itself.

“70 Grad West”

TV Documentation about

the cross country motorcycle journey of Jan Josef Liefers and Tobias Langhoff from Peru to Ushaia in Argentina

traveling  Ecuador I Peru I Bolivia I Chile I Argentina