documentaries





GARDENS OF HABSBURG
 (2017)

The house of Habsburg was one of the most influential royal houses of Europe. This documentary series deals with the „green thumb” of this famous family. Magnificent gardens, gigantic parks and an extraordinary collection of plants. >>more




WILD WATER, STEEP MOUNTAINS (2017)

Picturesque landscapes, surrounded by steep mountains and a beautiful, wild flowing River make the “Ennstal Valley” to something very special! A source for both, man and animal, offering no easy life to either. >>more




SO CLOSE TO HEAVEN
(2016)

More than 17 million people were killed during WW1. Behind every single victim there's a story as for example the one of  Leopold Guggenberger and Franz Pachleitner. Both bear witness to the "everyday life" at the front. >>more




THE SECRET WORLD OF TREES
 (2015)

Trees are medicine for the body, mind and soul. Trees inspire us. They are symbols of peace, harmony and humility. They are among the oldest living organisms on our planet , and they show us life in all its glorious diversity. >>more




DAS MURTAL - VISION ZWISCHEN TRADITION UND MODERNE (2014)

The Murtal – barely any other region in Austria has gone through similarly fundamental changes in the last decade. With the downfall of industry towards the end of the 20th century many crises came along: unemployment and heavy emigration...  >> more




AUSSEERLAND - A VALLEY LOST IN TIME
(2013)

It's a landscape born of ice and rock; beautiful and picturesque, hailed as one of creation's summits. Yet this valley in central Austria has been smashed and broken, crushed and teased, sunk and raised again by nature's forces. >>more




NATURPARKE STEIERMARK
 (2013)

The diversity of nature parks knows no bounds: glacially formed marshes and lagoons, vineyards, extensive mountain pastures, and thick forests everywhere. Styria is widely known as natural paradise. >>more




PETER ROSEGGER - DER POET, DER AUS DEM WALDE KAM
 
(2013)

Rosegger went through his life with open eyes and a sharp mind. He was modern and open-minded – but also conservative. He was a regional writer but also a social critic. Rosegger – an astonished child, an amazing man.  >>more




EIN STÜCK VOM PARADIES - DAS SÜDBURGENLAND
 
(2012)

Southern Burgenland, a land like no other in Austria lives the idea of European integration. The film portrays a landscape that is blessed with sunshine and explores cultures from the frontier that reinvent themselves again and again.  >>more




VOM ÖL ZUM HEILWASSER
(2012)

1975. An eventful year. The Vietnam War finally ends, Bill Gates founds Microsoft, Steven Spielberg shocks people at beaches all over the world with “Jaws” and in the small market town Waltersdorf, the Austrians start to dig for oil.  >>more




HEIMAT IM WECHSEL
 
(2011)

Million people cross it every year , the “Wechsel” , the eastern mountain range of the Alps, which also marks the border between Styria and Lower Austria . But few know the “Wechsel” with its high plateau and the surrounding area.  >>more




LEOPOLD KOHR - SMALL IS BEAUTIFUL
 (2011)

The growth of the human system seems to have reached its limits. Economic crises, crashing bank empires and the consequences of climate change shake the globalized world. Is that necessarily bad?  >>more




DIE HOCHSTEIERMARK
 
(2010)

The “Hochsteiermark”! This is the country in which the high spring sources that supply the whole of Vienna with water. The land where the Styrian Prince Erzherzog Johann and the poet Peter Rosegger have lived and worked . But emigration and depopulation threaten the “Hochsteiermark”...  >>more




ERZHERZOG JOHANN - VISIONARY AND PHILANTHROPIST
(2009)

The film is a critical examination of his overall work and the work of his foundations. 11.5.2009 marks the 150th anniversary of Erzherzog Johanns death. Two centuries now lie between his reign and the world of today.  >>more




BUCKLIGE WELT
 
(2009)

The film tells about the power of the concept of home and the desire of the townspeople for an alternative to his real life environment. The “Wechselland” and the “Bucklige Welt” are projection screens for personal desires.  >>more




DAS MURTAL - LEBEN IM EINKLANG MIT INDUSTRIE UND TOURISMUS
(2009)

This documentary attempts to show the time change - which has taken place as nowhere else in the last 30 years in this region.  >>more




DER SCHÖCKL
 
(2008)

A broad, flat plateau gives it its distinctive appearance. Many myths and legends have grown up around him. The Schoeckl is a cultural and historical landmark of Styria.  >>more




PETER ROSEGGER - WALDBAUERNBUB UND REVOLUTIONÄR
(2006)

A small and lank boy born in the region of the Styrian Alpl on his way to become a superstar. With more than 15 million books sold and their translation into 28 languages he is one of the most read writers of his time.  >>more




DIFFERENT WAYS
(2006)

The drug scene is getting younger. The exit from the vicious circle unfortunately only very few succeed.  >>more




DER ERZBERG - EINE REGION IM UMBRUCH
(2006)

In the area of the Styrian Erz Mountain old industrial regions directly border on unique areas of unspoiled nature.  >>more




LEBEN AUF DEM LAND
 
(2006)

The film tries to reproduce a cross-section of all seasons of life on the countryside by the example of the south-eastern Styrian market town of St. Peter am Ottersbach.  >>more




GESCHICHTEN AUS DEM JOGLLAND
(2005)

The well-known Styrian regional writer Peter Rosegger once said: „Home of my childhood – I have never found a country in the whole wide world, which is so beautiful and so blissful as this rough mountain range between woods and meadows.  >>more




KALTE VULKANE - HEISSE QUELLEN
(2004)

It is the landscape that has formed the Styrian Land of Volcanoes for centuries. It holds a rich natural and cultural heritage. This includes an unharmed landscape of nature, culture, villages and towns... >>more




ÖSTERREICHISCHE EISENSTRAßE
 
(1996 - 2002)

This TV series deals with the historical background of the Austrian "Eisenstraße"  >>more.




ICH WOLLTE LEBEN 2
(1995)

I wanted parents and got toys, I wanted to learn and got certificates, I wanted to think and got education, I wanted to be free and got discipline...  >>more




ICH WOLLTE LEBEN 1
(1982)

The film asks addicts as they cope with their situation and follows the trail of those who could not be interviewed.  >>more