FILMS

Iran

    RICE FOR THE WORLD


Does genetic engineering solve the worlds famine problem ?
36 Min.  -  BetaSP  -  SWISS TV/MTW 1996


1.Prize Festival Science et Société Paris 1996 + Special Award "General Credit Bank" Filmfestival Ekotop Bratislava 1996



   GLIMPSE OF HOPE

Eye surgeons in Ghana
18 Min.  -  BetaSP  -  SWISS RED CROSS SRK 1996



   RICE FARMING IN GUINEA BISSAU

Skills of the past, projects of the future
14 Min. - DigiBeta - 3-SAT 29.12.1999



  OPERATION SHIP

Bodyshaping of a big cruiseliner. How it is cut in two parts and reassembled.
26 Min.- DigiBeta - Offroad Reports GmbH 1998 - ARTE 19.01.1999



  POTATOES AND SUFFERING

The African way of development  -  J.J. Machobane, the great old man from Lesotho and his vision.
15 Min. and 28 Min. -  DigiBeta  - Offroad Reports GmbH 1999 SWISS TV/Sternstunde 07.03.1999, 3-SAT 28.12.1999



  A DAY IN MAY IN KYRGYZSTAN

Why it is better to live in storms than in swamps. Eight people in the former sovjet republic and their ways of life today.
90 Min. - DigiBeta - Offroad Reports GmbH 1999
ACADEMIA FILMFESTIVAL OLOMOUC (CZ) 2000, SOLOTHURNER FILMTAGE 2000, TV-Broadcast: ARTE 02.02. + 9.2.2007, KIRGISZ TV 2000, MULTICANAL MADRID 2001




  LULU - THE CAMEL-QUEEN

Better and faster camels for his Highness the Sheik. An Englishwoman in the arab world of camel breeding.
26 Min - DigiBeta - Offroad Reports GmbH 2000, ARTE 9.6.2000




   SALT, PEPPER AND THE WORLD OF SPICES

Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - VOX 10.7.2000, SWISS TV 15.10.2000



   CHAMPAGNE, PROSECCO AND CO.

Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - VOX 01.01.2001, SWISS TV 31.12.2000



   BRAVE NEW PIXELWORLD

Photography goes digital
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - VOX 19.03.2001, SWISS TV 18.03.2001



   MYSTERY MEMORY

A journey into the brains of chess masters and famous piano players
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - VOX 05.11.2001, SWISS TV 11.11.2001




  THE RISK OF SCIENCE


Believers and Heretics in the world of genetic engineering
52 Min. - DigiBeta - Offroad Reports GmbH 2001 - SWISS TV 24.7.2005
Distributor: 10francs, Paris

OEKOMEDIA-Filmfestival Freiburg (D) 2001, Academia Filmfestival Olomouc (CZ) 2002,Internat. Environment Film Festival St. Petersburg 2002, Solothurner Filmtage 2002
"Special award University of Parma" at PRIX LEONARDO PARMA Festival(I), 2001




   BRIDGES OVER NARROW CANYONS AND LARGE WATERS

From Oeresund Bridge to the (virtual) Ponte of Messina
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 19.05.2002, VOX 20.05.2002


   BRIDGES - CHALLENGE FOR ARCHITECTS AND ENGINEERS

Architects vs. Engineers: Who is the genius?
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 26.05.2002, VOX 27.05.2002



   ANDRÁS SCHIFF ABOUT DEMOCRACY IN MUSIC

The famous hungarian pianist explains why the democratic principle doesn't work in music
22 Min. Offroad Reports GMBH 2002




  THE KARAKORAM-HIGHWAY:
   ONE WAY ROAD TO GLOBALISATION

A formerly remote mountain area in the northern part of Pakistan is linked to the world with all consequences.
SWISS TV: 06.01.2003, 3-SAT: 28.05.2003, PHOENIX: 21.08.2003, ABC Australia: 11/2004
Distributor: Journeyman Pictures

Selection Academia Filmfestival 2003 Olomuc/CZ, Selection Ecocinema Festival Rhodos 2003
Tbilisi Filmfestival 2005: Best screenplay




   HOMEOPATHY - MYSTERY ABOUT GLOBULI

Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 26.06.2005, VOX 28.11.2005



   CATERING

The art of food supply in airplanes and by train, car and bicycle
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 04.12.2005, VOX 28.01.2006




  1000 WOMEN AND A DREAM

An ambitious project aimed at the Nobel Peace Prize 2005
55 Min.  DigiBETA,   english, german, arabic, spanish, chinese, japanese Version,
Offroad Reports GmbH 2005,    SWISS TV/Sternstunde 04.12.2005, TSI, 3-SAT

SOLOTHURNER FILMTAGE 2006, HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL New Zealand 2006, ROADSHOW Palestine 2006, ACADEMIA FILMFESTIVAL 2006 OLOMOUC/CZ

TRAILER




   AIRCARGO

Snow leopard as airplane passenger - The lost-and-found-detective - Luxembourg: Big Hub in a small country
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 29.01.2006, VOX 30.01.2006



   CONTAINERS AROUND THE GLOBE

The steelbox, that changed the world – Boom at container-vessel shipyards
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 03.09.2006, VOX 04.09.2006



   SOUP

Hungary: the Soup El Dorado - Delicious Bouillabaisse   - Soup Kitchen: one hot dish per day for poorest U.S.-Americans
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 31.12.2006, VOX 30.12.2006



   SHEEP

New Zealand: Meat for the global market - Wool: precious good, if clever marketed - Roquefort: the unique blue cheese from sheep milk
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 14.01.2007 VOX 12.03.2007, 3sat : 04.10.2009



   ROAD PRICING

London, Genova and the Netherlands - A farewell to traffic congestion ?
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 03.06.2007, VOX 24.09.2007



   RUBBER 1

Where it comes from, what it is used for
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV - 09.12.2007, VOX 04.02.2008



   RUBBER 2

One raw material - multiple applications: Gloves, Condoms, Bungee-Ropes and Pharmaceuticals
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) SWISS TV - 27.01.2008,VOX 06.04.2008, HD-SUISSE:17.04.2008, 3sat:06.11.2011



   SKYWARDS - SKYSCRAPERS AND TOWERS

- From Chicago architecture school to the Spyre
- Fire alarm - challenge in high rise buildings  
- Lighthouses: in times of GPS and Radar still on duty
- The Eiffel-Tower: once a temporary attraction, now the brand of Paris
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 31.08.2008, VOX 07.12.2008, HD-SUISSE 02.01.2009



   LITHOGRAPHY - THE ART OF STONEPRINTING

Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 26.09.2008, HD-SUISSE 17.07.2009



   UNDERSTANDING CONGESTION PHENOMENONS

Car2Car Communication and intelligent traffic management
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 16.11.2008



   SIMULATION - MORE TRUE THAN REALITY ?

- Turbulences under the surgeon's knife
- The Airbus A380-Model at the transonic wind tunnel
- From the cockpit of SWISS Virtual Airline
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 18.06.2009, HD-SUISSE 19.06.2009




   VESSELIN STANEV - LISZT

Étude d'exécution transcendante No. 12, "Chasse-neige"
Offroad Reports for innoartistico, 2009




   CABLE CARS - GLIDING OVER ROOFS AND CREEKS

- Zermatt: every summer a new cable car
- Emergency alert: rescue from the gondola
- Algeria: investing in traffic systems for the future
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 29.10.2009, HD-SUISSE 30.10.2009,3sat 10.10.2010




  PLANNING BERLIN


Who are the key players in urban planning?
Planners, investors, politicians, citizens ?
52 Min. HDCAM  -  DVD/Blu-ray Version 62 Min. Offroad Reports GmbH 2009
SWISS TV/Sternstunde 08.11.2009, HD-SUISSE 13.04.2010, 3sat 13.04.2010

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   HATS, HELMETS AND HIJABS

- Bearskin Caps of the Royal Guards
- Stephen Jones - one of the first addresses in millinery
- Trendy Hijabs for Muslimas
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 04.02.2010, HD-SUISSE 05.02.2010, VOX 10.10.2010



   IT'S ALL ABOUT ACCESS CONTROL

- Game over for mechanical keys?
- Lockpicker at work
- Individual blood vessels
- key technology to future access control?
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 02.09.2010, HD-SUISSE 03.09.2010



   WIND POWER

- The quiet and efficient wind engine
- Micro climate simulation in the wind channel
- Kyte sports at highest level
Offroad Reports (NZZ-Format) - SWISS TV 23.09.2010, HD-SUISSE 24.09.2010




  BUFFER ZONE
   (Sri Lanka - 10 Years after the Tsunami)

The tsunami that struck many coastal areas around the indian ocean on 26th december 2004 destroyed thousands of housings and lives. International aid agencies directed billions of USD to the various countries affected by the natural disaster. What was the impact of international donations on tsunami victims in Sri Lanka ?
90 Min. HD   DCP + DVD/Blu-ray Version Offroad Reports GmbH 2014
TV-Version 50 Min.  Swiss TV/DOK 27.11.2014,  3sat 16.12.2014



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