Produktionen der Kategorie In Development

Frankenstein’s Legacy – The Genius and Lunacy of Modern Medicine

Medical research has reached a point, where everything seems possible! Miracle-cures promise healing through stem cell- and gene therapy; longevity thanks to cryopreservation and cryogenetics; and even head transplants promise not only healing, but immortality – procedures closer to Science Fiction, than to reality! And everyone happily gobbles it up. The Media advertise the most…

Cold War Stories

These films illuminate the background of the Cold War on the basis of the latest documents available. They show how both blocs of countries, under the leadership of their respective superpowers, competed on various battlefields and in very diverse areas of life, and they examine the consequences that persist to this day. Each individual episode…

Journalism

From the first newshounds, the town criers, with their ‘oyez, oyez, lend me your ears’ to twitter- the 140 character instant reporting tool, journalism has a long and storied past. But the press today faces an uncertain future. Under attack by political leaders and demagogues from their bully pulpit, under fire in conventional and unconventional…

The Big Sleep

Everybody does it differently. Some sleep upside-down for twenty hours a day, like the little brown bat. Elephants and giraffes do it for only two hours a day, and allow themselves to lay down just once every four days. Others such as swallows spend 300 days a year up in the air without ever touching…

Wild Girl

Five-year-old Miley is not a typical little girl today. Outside in the woods she feels home and she knows what nature has got to give. The little curious and lively girl who lives on a farm in Washington State grows up with a bunch of animals always being outside in the woods and exploring her…