Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to everyone!

Your Marco Polo Film Team

“Hessian Lion”-Award goes to „Magical Oman“

We are proud to announce that „Magical Oman – In Sinbad’s Footsteps“ (ZDF/Arte) by Rosie Koch and Roland Gockel won the Award as Best Feature Film in the category “Travel/Tourism” at the Natourale Film Festival 2018!
The 1. Natourale Film-Festival took place from 30th November – 02nd December 2018 in Wiesbaden/Germany. Roland (Director and DOP) and Verena from Marco Polo Film AG were at the festival to receive the “Hessian Lion” Award.
Congratulations to the team and everybody involved!

Natourale 2018

Our films "Winter in the Swiss Alps” (SRF / 3Sat) and "Magical Oman – In Sinbad`s Footsteps" (ZDF / Arte) will be screened at this year's "Natourale" film festival in Wiesbaden. We are very pleased!

Marco Polo Film at the Mountainfilm Festival 2018

What do Grizzlies, the Oman and Switzerland have in common? They will be screened at the Mountainfilm Festival in Graz this year! We are very pleased that three of our films have been selected and keep our fingers crossed that they may even be nominated.

„Wild Faces of Switzerland – The Jura Mountains“ at the Mountainfilm-Festival Tegernsee

The 16th International Mountain Film Festival Tegernsee has included our film "Wild Faces of Switzerland - The Jura Mountains" in its film competition. We feel very honored! The festival takes place from 17.-21. October 2018 in Tegernsee.

“Private Life of Bears” at the Festival International Nature Namur

"Grizzly Encounters with Chris Morgan - Part 2: Private Life of Bears" has been selected for the International Nature Film Festival in Namur. The festival will take place from 12.-21.10.2018 in Namur, Belgium, and our film will take partin the professional competition. We keep our fingers crossed!

3 episodes „Wild Faces of Switzerland“ selected!

The best things come in threes! Therefore, we are very glad that the “Wild Faces of Switzerland”-episodes “Ticino”, “The Jura-Region” and “Winter in the Swiss Alps” are part of this years` Swiss Mountain Film Festival.
The festival takes place from 6th to 11th August 2018 in St. Moritz/Switzerland.

Five films selected for Matsalu!


We are delighted that five of our films are part of the Matsalu Nature Film Festival 2018. Both episodes of „Grizzly Encounters with Chris Morgan“ have been selected as well as the “Wild Faces of Switzerland”-episodes “Ticino” and “Water and Ice” and “Magical Oman – In Sinbad`s Footsteps”. The festival takes place from September 19th – 23rd 2018 in Lihula/Estonia.
Congratulations to the team!

“Pitch-Perfect” at the Sunny Side 2018!

Congratulations to Annette Scheurich and our author Dietmar Klumpp on their successful pitch of our project "Black is Back - Return of the Vinyl" at this year's Sunny Side 2018! With their convincing performance, they have won the FIPA Doc Prize – well done!



Our films at the Sunchild Festival 2018

This year`s "Sunchild International Environmental Festival" in Armenia is screening four of our films: "Grizzly Encounters with Chris Morgan, Part 1 & 2" and "Wild Faces of Switzerland - The Jura Region" and "Water and Ice" We feel very honored!