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Department of Geography

On the river

A poetic-experimental film about a river in honor of the Mercator Prize winners Barbara Strobl and Simon Etter. The film was presented at the 3rd Global Science Film Festival on November 6-8, 2020.

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Barbara Strobl and Simon Etter received the Mercator Award 2020 for their excellent research and Citizen Science project CrowdWater.

Text by Mathias Grilj. Directed by Katharina Weikl, from Graduate Campus of University of Zurich and Tiny Giant Claudia Röthlin and Yves Gutjahr. Music by the percussionist and composer Fritz Hauser.

Genre: Animation  Countries: Switzerland

Year: 2020   Length: 3 min

Languages: German with English subtitles


Weiterführende Informationen

Simon and Barbara

Mercator Award for Simon Etter and Barbara Strobl