Thomas Horat (Schweiz)
Die Rückkehr der Wölfe
Deutsch, Schweizerdeutsch, Englisch mit deutschen Untertiteln
91 min
Thomas Horat (Schweiz)
Nature and Environment

This film is only in the competition of Mountainfilm Graz and is not available for booking. Regarding safety measures on behalf of the Corona pandemic, we sadly cannot show all films.


Kamera Alpin in Gold 2020

On a high journalistic and scientific level, the director deals with a topic, that is increasingly becoming more and more the focus of attention. The relationship between humans and wolves has been the subject of heated and emotional discussions in recent, particularly in Europe. The different perspectives and how the protagonists deal with the problem are objectively discussed and present several possible solutions

Wolves are polarizing and fascinating animals – and they bring disorder in our system. After having been extirpated in Central Europe 150 years ago, the wolf now inexorably reconquers its place. Are wolves dangerous for humans and might cohabitation be possible? The wolves are splitting opinions, and his return makes resurge men’s denegation. Starting with the wolves’ return in Switzerland, we then look for traces in Austria, in Lusatia, Poland, Bulgaria and Minnesota, where wild wolf packs have become common.