Off the Fence Productions(OTF) has announced it has gained a commission from ZDF/Arte for a five-hour wildlife series exploring the former Iron Curtain. Grenzgaenger will follow German wildlife filmmaker Andreas Kieling as he walks the length of the 1400km former East-West German border exploring the wilderness that has remained there, untouched for 20 years. The program will look at Germany’s indigenous species which have returned to the land which was once in the shadow of the Berlin Wall. For more information on Grenzgaenger, see the release.
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