The Apollo programme was a US space project. It brought people to the moon for the first time. The program was conducted by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) between 1961 and 1972. The film outlines the social environment of the 1950s from which the program was born.
Friday, Nov. 16 2018, 20:15 h , ZDFinfo A production of zb Media for ZDF (45 m) Screenplay: Stephan Bleek, Peter Kocyla. Director: Stephan Bleek Camera: Oliver Portmann, Elias Bleek Edit: Gaby Kull-Neujahr, Maria Zimmermann Most people associate Soviet technology with simple but robust equipment for the Siberian steppe. Very few people know that Russia has […]
A production by zb Media for ZDF 2017 (43 minutes). Screenplay: Stephan Bleek, Peter Kocyla. Director: Peter Kocyla. Camera and editing: Wanja Nolte. Especially in Germany, people are often sceptical about innovations. In the 1950s it was television, in the 1980s personal computers, in the 1990s the Internet and today smartphones and social networks. […]
A documentary film in 2 parts for ARTE about the medieval painter Hieronymus Bosch. The painter Jerome van Aaken, called Hieronymus Bosch, lived in the Dutch town of Herzogenbosch between probably 1450 and 1516. Today we see in him an eccentric painter of religious visions, an exceptional figure in the painting of flame and Europe. […]
A documentary about the French Maritime Alps. (BR 2001) Written and directed by Stephan Bleek Camera: Benedikt Preisinger Editing: Dirk Göhler
Written and directed by Stephan Bleek Camera: Hermann Reichmann Editing: Katharina Sanders (BR 2000) A film about the life of Peter Paul Rubens. Rubens is credited with more than 2000 paintings and thousands of drawings. An unimaginably great life’s work. In this abundance everything seems contradictory: the pious and greatest religious artist of the […]
A documentary about Savoy, Chamonix and the Mont Blanc massif. (BR 2000) Written and directed by Stephan Bleek Camera: Benedikt Preisinger Editing: Katharina Sanders Mont Blanc, the highest peak in the Alps, was first climbed in the summer of 1786. The birth of mountaineering. The glacier world of the Mont Blanc massif is one of […]
A documentary film about the Renaissance painter Raphael. (BR 2000) Written and directed by Stephan Bleek Camera: Hermann Reichmann Editing: Katharina Sanders The name Raphael means the rebirth of art. Vasari calls Raphael a “mortal god”. The artist’s imagination transcends the usual view of things, turning the image into a work of art. The film […]
A documentary film about the Maxhütte steelworks in Sulzbach-Rosenberg, which has been shut down today. Steel workers and engineers tell the story. (BR 1999) Written and directed by Stephan Bleek Camera: Robert Kumeth Editing: Miroslav Perna The work in the hut shapes special people. “We have grown together with the hut” says the master smelter […]
A documentary about the Florence of the Renaissance. Written an directed by Stephan Bleek.
A documentary about the Grand Canyon du Verdon and Haute Provence. (BR 1997)
A documentary film about the Durance. People and Landscape in Southern France (BR 1997) Written and directed by Stephan Bleek Camera: Benedikt Preisinger Editing: Katharina Sanders
A documentary film about Munich from the ARD series “Bilderbuch Deutschland”. (45 min.) Written and directed by Stephan Bleek Camera: Hermann Reichmann Editing: Gabriele von Sperl (ARD/BR 1997)
A documentary about the Cathedral of Chartres (BR 1997). Written and directed by Stephan Bleek Camera: Hermann Reichmann Editor: Katharina Sanders