Down to Earth – Flightless Birds

There are about 40 birds that have given up flying. Why did they abandon this elegant way of travelling? Our documentary takes a close look at the life of these oddballs in Africa and New Zealand. 

DirectionVolker Arzt, Angelika Sigl
CameraDietmar Nill, Herbert Brauer, Roland Gockel, Marlen Hundertmark, Brian McClatchy, Björn Rehder
CutChristian Scholz
MusicJörg Magnus Pfeil, Siggi Mueller, Sebastian Haßler

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