MIPCOM 2018: Highlights and line-up
Picture: Science Vision/Rita Schlamberger
ORF UNIVERSUM's wildlife and nature strand shines with three top quality blue chip documentaries this autumn. Wild Austria - Created by Water presents in two parts a portrait of Austria where water in all its forms brings beauty and life. The 4K production shows Alpine glaciers, ancient seas and mighty rivers which are a home to iconic animals like eagles, wild boar, ibex, otters and deer.
Seefeld - Tyrolean Wonderland: Part one of this documentary highlights the diversity of landscape, lakes and moors and their fauna, whereas part two focuses on Seefeld being the host of the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships (19.02.-03.03.2019).
The 4K production Secrets of Squirrels spots squirrels intelligence and explores the deadly struggle for dominance between the two main species: the red and the grey.
The season highlight documentary of UNIVERSUM HISTORY presents the life of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk in Atatürk - Father of Modern Turkey and reveals the phenomenon of this larger-than-life personality. The two-parter The Great Wall exposes the legend of the Great Wall and reveals incredible discoveries. The documentary Robert Bernardis - Stauffenberg's Adjutant illuminates the role of the Austrian Robert Bernardis in planning the assassination of Adolf Hitler in the July 20 plot in 1944.
Travel around the world with Beer-tastic! Our culinary mini-series presents in four parts a journey across four continents to discover famous beer styles and flavours.
ORF's best rated series Fast Forward featuring criminal investigator Angelica Fast goes into a new exciting round and starts with the brand new 6th season.