Treasures of the world
“Treasures of the World – Heritage of Mankind” was a TV series which portrays those sites, monuments and national parks which have been appointed “World Heritage Sites” by UNESCO. The “Treasures” were treated as artistic cineastic essays of 15 minutes length shot on 35mm film using elaborate techniques like craning and travelling camera. The series was produced by the Südwestrundfunk (SWR) for broadcast on a number of stations. In the course of the series the project under the patronage of the UNESCO made portrays of more than 400 World Heritage sites.
Along Mekong Productions had the privilege to travel to 29 “Treasures” locations.
Music composed by Stefan Eichinger and Steffen Neuert www.achtspur.com
Camera: Donald Saischowa www.dosfilm.de www.dosfilm.de