"I have been working on the Riefenstahl estate for more than two years. When I began my research, I focused on unknown documents such [...]

Surviving in Brandenburg

The auteur filmmaker Lazlo Kovac (Zoltan Paul) is denied funding for his film project. Too old, heart problems and no longer employable. Didn't the [...]

Cicero. Two lives, one stage

Eugen and Roger Cicero were father and son, but above all they were exceptional artists. While Eugen achieved fame as a piano virtuoso in [...]

Kennedys Liebe zu Europa

Documentary drama about John F. Kennedy's travels in pre- and post-war Europe. What is behind the political pop star and the famous phrase "Ich [...]

A regular woman

In the middle of Berlin, Aynur (Almila Bagriacik) is shot dead by her brother Nuri (Rauand Taleb) on the street. She unsuspectingly accompanied him [...]

The Good Göring

ARD, 2015, 90 Minuten Two brothers. One of them is universally known – he was Reichsmarschall and second in command to Adolf Hitler: Hermann [...]

Mata Hari – Dancing with Death

ARD, 2017, 90 min. In their new dramatised documentary, the director and screenwriter Kai Christiansen and the executive producers Matthias Martens and Sandra Maischberger [...]

Recent documentaries

Longing sailing

Bright white sails, turquoise water and palm tree beaches - this is the backdrop of the 10-part ARD documentary series "Sehnsucht Segeln" (longing sailing). [...]

The Islam of Women

When you think of women in Islam in Europe, the first thing that usually comes to mind is the oppression of women. No religion [...]

Estimate, bid, fear

The new rbb documentary series "Estimate, bid, fear" takes a look behind the scenes of a Berlin auction house and accompanies auctioneers on their [...]

Lebanon – A Country as a Hostage

Hezbollah, the Shiite “Party of God”, is becoming more and more powerful. In its home country, Lebanon, it is now a state within a [...]

The Black Sea Coast

ZDF/ARTE, 2018, 5x52 min. and NDR 2x45 min. The Black Sea at the edge of Europe: For a long time it was almost inaccessible. [...]

Manuel Down Under

ZDF/ARTE, 2018, 5x26 min. Manuel Zube and Julius Werner are from Kiel and dream of backpacking across Australia. What makes them different is that [...]

Secrets of Arabia

RBB/ARTE, 2017, 5x45 min. and NDR 2x45 min. The countries on the Arabian Peninsula are known for three things: their wealth, Islam and their [...]