Programmfolder 2021

Festivalmagazin 2021

Wednesday, 05. May. 2021

Yann Sochaczewski
50 min Deutsch
No matter if young or old, almost nobody can resist the charm of the cute looking squirrels with their fat cheeks... mehr info >
Rožle Bregar
16 min Englisch
The only constant in nature is transformation. The traces of this continual transformation can be seen everywhere: in... mehr info >
Benjamin Jordan
58 min Englisch
To be different to the rest of most people might be difficult for some. Sometimes, there are only small differences,... mehr info >
Martin Mészáros
50 min Deutsch
The Tundra on the north coast of Alaska is a nature jewel, a unique combination of untouched living spaces, which has... mehr info >
Beau Miles
17 min Englisch mit englischen Untertiteln
The Australian Beau Miles is known for his unorthodox access to all matters of life. He accomplishes his projects in... mehr info >

Monday, 10. May. 2021

Florian Guthknecht
52 min Deutsch
The volcanism on the islands of Dominica and Guadeloupe is the reason of the untypically rich biodiversity in the... mehr info >
Markus Augé
26 min Deutsch
As a dweller of South Tyrol, Reinhold Messner is a citizen of a region, which lies between several countries in the... mehr info >
Pavol Barabas
52 min Slowakisch mit englischen Untertiteln
In 1975, an expedition led by Chris Bonington reached the summit of Mount Everest via the south-west face. The name... mehr info >
Jens Monath
54 min Deutsch
Since the emergence of our planet around 4.6 billions of years ago, our earth has been formed by forces of nature... mehr info >
Nicolas Falquet
26 min Französisch mit englischen Untertiteln
The first Swiss climber to complete a 9A route, Katherine Choong, decides to repeat this performance in the Bernese... mehr info >

Monday, 17. May. 2021

Christian Baumeister
44 min Deutsch
Portugal’s climate is marked by the Atlantic cold in the north and the Mediterranean flair in the south. Therefore, a... mehr info >
Philip & Vicky Kuchelmeister
20 min Deutsch
Vicky barely can ski nor climb or use crampons. But for Philip, the crazy athlete, she learns everything only within... mehr info >
Markus Augé
26 min Deutsch
In the glacier world of the Ötztaler Alps, glaciers are called “Ferner”. The star of the Ötztaler Alps is a man of... mehr info >
Mark Fletcher
52 min Deutsch
The Skywalker Gibbons are a rare Chinese ape species, who communicate with special calls, which are important, above... mehr info >
Marion Pöllmann
52 min Deutsch
Trinidad and Tobago are two special islands in the Caribbean. Only 1,500 years ago, Trinidad was still connected to... mehr info >

Monday, 24. May. 2021

Thomas Horat
91 min Deutsch, Schweizerdeutsch, Englisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
Wolves are polarizing and fascinating animals – and they bring disorder in our system. After having been extirpated... mehr info >
Heike Grebe und Michael Riegler
50 min Deutsch
Corsica offers more than only sun and beaches. The most mountainous island of the Mediterranean, whose summits are... mehr info >
Thomas Senf
18 min Deutsch, Englisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
In 1876, a group of mountaineers set off to climb Mont Blanc; among them, a woman with a skirt: Isabella Straton... mehr info >
Véronique Anne et Erik Lapied
61 min Französisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
A mountain range with glittering glaciers, steep rock faces, majestic high valleys, and, high up, a little point with... mehr info >
Florian Gassner
22 min Deutsch
Even before the Corona-Pandemic dominated the news in March 2020, the Mountain Tribe Crew had embarked on a ski... mehr info >

Monday, 31. May. 2021

Roman Droux
92 min Deutsch, Schweizerdeutsch mit deutschen Untertiteln
At the utmost end of Alaska, in North America’s probably last wilderness, the filmmaker Roman Droux and the... mehr info >
Jan Šimánek
34 min Englisch, Tschechisch mit englischen und tschechischen Untertiteln
Marek Holeček and Zdeněk Hák, winners of the 2018 Piolet D’Or award for the “Satisfaction!” route on Gasherbrum I,... mehr info >
Antonin Michaud-Soret
55 min Englisch, Französisch mit englischen Untertiteln
At the sharp end it is a beautifully hard bicycle race, simple in design but complex in execution. But the... mehr info >
Alexandra Hardorf & Luis Ara
44 min Deutsch
An expedition along the Andes, the longest mountain range on earth, which extends 7,500 kilometres along the west... mehr info >
Dereck Joubert
53 min Deutsch
The Okawango River in South Africa is special. It rises in the mountains of Angola and then disperses its floods... mehr info >

Wednesday, 09. Jun. 2021

18:30 | Kasematten
Price: 18 €
Christian Frei, Maxim Arbugaev
113 min Englisch, Russisch, Jakutisch, Koreanisch mit deutschen Untertiteln

Thursday, 10. Jun. 2021

Peter Mortimer and Josh Lowell
18 min Englisch
While the world’s best boulderers push standards close to the ground, Nina Williams’ sights are set higher. She is... mehr info >
Olaf Obsommer
41 min Deutsch, Englisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
Wild water sports have a long tradition in the former Soviet Union. For Olaf Obsommer and his team, only one of the... mehr info >
Andreas Gasser & Sam Strauss
12 min Deutsch (Kärntner Mundart) mit englischen Untertiteln
The place, where we may live, has much more to offer than we imagine. You have to take your time in order to see it,... mehr info >
Pep Cuberes Esgleas & Xevi Esgleas Tarifa
25 min Englisch, Katalanisch mit englischen Untertiteln
The 19 year-old Ekaterina Osichkina is Junior World Champion in ski mountaineering. Thanks to her achievements and... mehr info >
Jacqueline Schwerzmann
95 min Deutsch, Schweizerdeutsch mit deutschen Untertiteln
Passed away, but not forgotten. In 2017, at the age of only 40 years, the «Swiss Machine» Ueli Steck, one of the... mehr info >
Verena Schönauer
90 min Deutsch, Schweizerdeutsch mit deutschen Untertiteln
This journey across Grisons, the largest canton in Switzerland, presents a unique eco-system and the special Grison... mehr info >
18:30 | Kasematten
Price: 18 €
Karl Teuschl
45 min Deutsch
The world’s first urban national park is called “Rouge” and is located in the centre of the Canadian metropole... mehr info >
Johannes Hano
44 min Deutsch
From the world‘s largest fjord system in Eastern Greenland, to the isles of the Northwest Passage up to the huge oil... mehr info >

Friday, 11. Jun. 2021

Frank Kretschmann
24 min Deutsch mit deutschen Untertiteln
Despite of their different “life lines”, the two extreme climbers Roger Schäli and Stefan Siegrist are still... mehr info >
Stefan Köchel & David Schickengruber
42 min Deutsch
The 18 year-old Nicolai Uznik is one of Austria’s most promising young competition climbers. In September 2020, the... mehr info >
Guillaume Broust
29 min Englisch, Französisch mit englischen Untertiteln
In 2018, the sailing boat «Maewan» arrives at the Polynesian island Makatea. A circle of corals rises around this... mehr info >
Henna Taylor
23 min Englisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
This film is about those who are left behind, their initial experience and impact of loss, their unique journey with... mehr info >
Alexander Lysenko
16 min Russisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
West Siberia offers few opportunities for climbers, because swamps, Taiga and vast landscapes mark this area... mehr info >
Elena Blume
33 min Deutsch mit englischen Untertiteln
Nature documentaries are like windows, open for everybody, to look into a world full of wonder. Nature filmmakers who... mehr info >
Johannes Olszewski
5 min Englisch mit englischen Untertiteln
High above the sacred Navajo land of Monument Valley, two hot air balloons float, circling each other as if in a... mehr info >
Johannes Olszewski
21 min Deutsch, Englisch mit englischen Untertiteln
The Making of #buildingbridges is a documentary detailing the production of the film #buildingbridges from its... mehr info >
Oliver Goetzl
44 min Deutsch
In the heart of Kenia, there is a mysterious world: the caldera of Mount Suswa in the Rift Valley, inaccessible and... mehr info >
Anoitne Boisselier / Christophe Tong Viet / Jérémie Chenal
34 min Französisch mit englischen Untertiteln
Speed-riding, the combination of paragliding and skiing, is already well known. For quite some time, Léo, Eliot,... mehr info >
Peter Mortimer and Nick Rosen
22 min Englisch
In rural Utah, a valley of world-class bouldering is nestled among a conservative community of Mormons, cowboys and... mehr info >
Alastair Lee
57 min Englisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
The incredible story of the first blind lead of the Old Man of Hoy! At four years of age, Jesse was diagnosed with... mehr info >
Abedin Mohammadi
20 min Englisch, Französisch, Persisch mit englischen Untertiteln
Whenever Geraldine Fasnacht, a professional snowboarder and wingsuit athlete, drops herself from a mountain, this... mehr info >
Gernot Lercher
51 min Deutsch
Earth, water, air and fire – Portugal’s wildlife and animal world struggles to live and to survive in an eternal... mehr info >
Henry M. Mix, Boas Schwarz
51 min Deutsch
Only two degrees celsius more – what does this mean for the vast areas along the Russian Polar Circle? Already now,... mehr info >
Dereck Joubert
53 min Deutsch
For decades, the filmmakers Dereck and Beverly Joubert have been living in the Okawango Delta, always searching for... mehr info >
Taylor Reese
25 min Englisch
Vladimir, a pugnacious, aging Russian marine biologist, unexpectedly finds himself as a hitchhiker aboard the boat of... mehr info >
Sabiha Sumar
44 min Deutsch
In the north of Pakistan, there live the Kalasha people with their centuries-old culture. They practice a polytheism,... mehr info >
Eva Gressel
53 min Deutsch
The arrival of a young male brown bear in the border triangle of Austria, Slovenia and Italy, and his walk across the... mehr info >

Saturday, 12. Jun. 2021

Josu Venero, Jesus Mari Lazkano
17 min Baskisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
Artiko – the Arctic – means cold light, reflecting water, sparse landscape, ice and snow. Not only scientists and... mehr info >
Franz Walter
42 min Deutsch
Spending days outside means a magnificent source of experiences for growing children. In addition they learn social... mehr info >
Reinhold Messner
54 min Deutsch
Climbing artists have been writing the story of the Three Peaks into the alpine history of the mighty rock faces Drei... mehr info >
Joey Schusler
26 min Englisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
Cody and Kellyn love to ski, spend time in the great outdoors, and dream all day long of making turns in untracked... mehr info >
Davina Beyloos Montaz-Rosset et Sébastien Montaz-Rosset
44 min Englisch
The Swiss professional high-liner Bernhard loves nothing more than mountains. Whereas the acrobats Maja and Sebastian... mehr info >
Never Not Collective
74 min Englisch
From the famous Big Walls in Yosemite, to fantastic climbing routes in Mexico, to tricky boulder problems in... mehr info >
Steffen und Alexandra Sailer
44 min Deutsch
In the north of Scandinavia, where in summer the sun almost never sets, life follows its own rules. There is food in... mehr info >
Otmar Penker
48 min Deutsch
The smooth green side of the Alps, the Nockberg Mountains, are clearly marked by the interaction of a unique nature... mehr info >
Astrid Kofler
31 min Deutsch, Südtiroler Dialekt
The school-house in Lanebach is one of the last ones of this type in the Alpine region. When, at the end of the... mehr info >
Franz Hafner, Jean-Luc Guidon
51 min Deutsch
The film tells the story of life and survival in a vineyard over the course of a year. An unexpected number of... mehr info >