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    Documentary Feature | 2016-2018 | Nature-Environment | Denmark, Germany, Great Britain, USA


    Brief synopsis

    AQUARELA takes audiences on a deeply cinematic journey through the transformative beauty and raw power of water. Filmed at a rare 96 frames-per-second for 96 frames-per-second projection, the film is a visceral wake-up call that humans are no match for the sheer force and capricious will of Earth’s most precious element. From the precarious frozen waters of Russia’s Lake Baikal to Miami in the throes of Hurricane Irma to Venezuela’s mighty Angels Falls, water is AQUARELA’S main character, w


    Production accountantManuela Heitmann
    Director of photographyVictor Kossakovsky
    Director of photographyBen BernhardShortlist Oscars 2020, Nominee Best Camera Cinema Eye & Critics choice award
    1st assistant cameraFlorian GeyerScotland, Russia Baikal, 3DT B Cam
    DirectorVictor Kossakovsky
    EditorAinara Vera
    EditorVictor Kossakovsky
    EditorMolly Malene Stensgaard
    ProducerSigrid Dyeklaer
    ProducerAimara Reques
    ProducerHeino Deckert
    Postproduction producerTorsten GiewatInhouse Producer ARRI Media
    Line producerMartin Schlüter
    Production managerKirill Krasovski
    Production coordinatorNatalie PrinzJuni 2016 - Mai 2017
    ScreenwriterVictor Kossakovsky

    Distributing companies

    Lionsgate [uk]Sales
    Neue Visionen Filmverleih GmbH [de]


    Finance/Law/InsuranceMarsh GmbH


    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Victor Kossakovsky2018Venice Int. Film Festival [it]Out of CompetitionNominated
    Victor Kossakovsky2018Zurich Film Festival [ch]Special ScreeningsNominated
    Victor Kossakovsky2018Vienna Int. Film Festival [at]FictionNominated
    Victor Kossakovsky2018Int. Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam [nl]MastersNominated
    Victor Kossakovsky2019Int. Fünf Seen Filmfestival [de]Horizonte FilmpreisNominated


    Theatre releaseFranceWednesday, 05/02/2020
    Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 12/12/2019