POLARWÖLFE – ÜBERLEBEN IN KANADAS ARKTIS (2018)
erreichte 82 Finalteilnahmen bei internationalen Filmfestivals und erhielt 150 Preise, Nominierungen oder lobende Erwähnungen:

1. T-Film Ostrava, May 2018, Czech Republic
(1. Honorable Mention of the Jury)

2. Calcutta International Cult Film Festival, June 2018, India
(2. Best Film on Nature, 3. Best Cinematography, 4. Best Editor, 5. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Direction)

3. Canadian Diversity Film Festival, June 2018, Canada
(6. Best Nature/Wildlife Documentary)

4. European Cinematography Awards, June 2018, Poland
(7. Best Documentary Film, 8. Best Nature/Travel Film)

5. NaturVision, International Nature and Wildlife Film Festival, July 2018, Germany
(9. German Wildlife Film Award)

6. Trofeo Stambecco D’oro – Gran Paradiso International Nature Film Festival, July 2018, Italy
(10. Honorable Mention of the Jury)

7. Animal Behavior Society Film Festival, August 2018, U.S.A.
(11. Best of Festival)

8. Accolade Global Film Competition, August 2018, U.S.A.
(12. Award of Excellence Special Mention: Nature/Environment/Wildlife, 13. Award of Excellence: Direction, 14. Award of Excellence: Editing, 15. Award of Excellence: Cinematography)

9. WIIFF – Wolves Independent International Film Festival, August 2018, Lithuania
(16. Petras Abukevičius Award)

10. Oniros Film Awards, August 2018, Italy
(17. Best Nature Film, 18. Best Director, 19. Best Natural Scenography, 20. Nomination for Best Documentary, 21. Nomination for Best Cinematography, 22. Nomination for Best Editing)

11. Green Screen, International Wildlife Film Festival, September 2018, Germany
(23. Best of Festival, 24. Nomination for Best Camera)

12. Matsalu Nature Film Festival, September 2018, Estonia
(25. 1st Prize – Best Film in Category Nature, 26. Nomination for Best Camera in Category Nature)

13. Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards, September 2018, France
(27. Silver Dolphin Award in Category Nature, Environment & Ecology)

14. Wildlife Vaasa, September 2018, Finland
(28. The Jury’s Special Award)

15. Darßer Naturfilmfestival, October 2018, Germany
(29. Deutscher Naturfilmpreis – Jurypreis für hervorragende Leistungen: Beste Story)

16. Innsbruck Nature Film Festival, October 2018, Austria
(30. Grand Prize of the City of Innsbruck – Documentaries Nature)

17. Ekofilm, October 2018, Czech Republic
(31. Best Film in Category Central European Films)

18. China International Green Film Week, October 2018, China
(32. Best Documentary Film of Species Award, 33. Nomination for Best Documentary Film Award, 34. Nomination for Best Cinematography of Documentary Film Award)

19. Festival International Nature Namur, October 2018, Belgium
(35. Nomination for Grand Prix)

20. GNG Green Earth Film Festival, October 2018, U.S.A.
(36. Best Feature Award)

21. WCFF – New York Wildlife Conservation Film Festival, October 2018, U.S.A.
(37. Best Education Film)

22. Festival de Ménigoute, October / November 2018, France
(38. Prix Paysages)

23. Sondrio Festival, International Documentary Film Festival on Parks, November 2018, Italy
(39. “Achille Berbenni” Audience Jury Award, 40. Nomination for 1st Prize: “Town of Sondrio”, 41. Nomination for “Stelvio National Park” Award)

24. WIFF – Woodpecker International Film Festival, November 2018, India
(42. Best Film International – Forest & Wildlife)

25. Natourale – NTFF Nature & Tourism Film Festival, November / December 2018, Germany
(43. Best Director)

26. Arctic Open – Arctic Countries Film Festival, December 2018, Russia
(44. Best Documentary Film Director, 45. The ‘Arctic As It Is’ Special Award established by the Russian Arctic National Park)

27. Best Shorts Competition, December 2018, U.S.A.
(46. Best of Show)

28. Fifale Rabat, Festival International du Film Animalier et de l’Environnement, December 2018, Morocco
(47. Cigogne D’or – Best Of Festival)

29. Cult Critic Movie Awards, December 2018, India
(48. Best Film on Nature, 49. Best Cinematography, 50. Best Editor, 51. Best Sound Design)

30. Golden Fox Awards, January 2019, India
(52. Nomination for Best Film on Nature, 53. Nomination for Best Direction, 54. Nomination for Best Editor, 55. Nomination for Best Cinematography)

31. Impact DOCS Awards, January 2019, U.S.A.
(56. Award of Excellence Special Mention: Documentary Feature, 57. Award of Excellence: Nature/Environment/Wildlife, 58. Award of Excellence: Direction, 59. Award of Excellence: Editing, 60. Award of Excellence: Cinematography
)

32. Accolade Global Film Competition – 2018 Humanitarian Award, February 2019, U.S.A.
(61. Humanitarian Outstanding Achievement
)

33. tiNai Ecofilm Festival, March 2019, India 
(62. TEFF Foreign Feature Ecodocumentary – Runner up
)

34. F.I.F.A. Albert, March 2019, France 
(63. Special Award for Best Screenplay
)

35. NatureTrack Film Festival, March 2019, U.S.A.
(64.
 Best in Festival – Scenic Feature Film, 65. Audience Favorite Award)

36. A Show For A Change Film Festival, March 2019, U.S.A.
(66.
 Cinematography Award)

37. Television & Film Awards / New York Festivals, April 2019, U.S.A.
(67. Gold World Medal – Nature and Wildlife
)

38. World Fest Houston, April 2019, U.S.A.
(68. Special Jury Remi – Nature and Wildlife
)

39. Caorle Film Festival, May 2019, Italy
(69. Best Editing
)

40. Finisterra Arrábida Film Art & Tourism Festival, May 2019, Portugal
(70. Best of Festival – Arrábida Grand Prize, 71. 1st Prize in Category Nature and Wildlife, 72. Best Director/Direction, 73. Best Cinematography, 74. Best Script/Screenplay, 75. Best Music, 76. Best Soundtrack)

41. MWIFF – Mahul Woods International Film Festival, June 2019, India
(77. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Documentary Films, 78. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Films on Nature/Environment/Wildlife, 79. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Cinematography, 80. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Editing, 81. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Sound Designing, 82. Critics Choice Award in Category Filmscore – Soundtrack)

42. Docs Without Borders Film Festival, June 2019, U.S.A.
(83. Award of Outstanding Excellence: Wildlife/Nature/Animals, 84. Outstanding Excellence Award for Cinematography, 85. Excellence Award for Direction, 86. Excellence Award for Editing, 87. Excellence Award for Original Score)

43. Virgin Spring Cinefest, June 2019, India
(88. Best Film on Nature/Environment/Wildlife: Gold Award, 89. Best Narrative Feature: Gold Award, 90. Best Cinematography: Gold Award, 91. Best Editing: Gold Award, 92. Best Sound Design: Gold Award, 93. Producer: Silver Award, 94. Director: Silver Award, 95. Music Score: Silver Award)

44. Tulum World Environment Film Festival, July 2019, Mexico
(96. Best Feature Film on Ocean and Wildlife Conservation, 97. Best Writer)

45. Druk International Film Festival, July 2019, Bhutan
(98. Best Sound Designing, 99. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Documentary Films, 100. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Film on Nature/Environment/Wildlife, 101. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Cinematography, 102. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Editing, 103. Outstanding Achievement Award in Category Filmscore – Soundtrack)

46. Maykop International Film Festival, July 2019, Russia
(104. Best Nature Film)

47. IndieFEST Film Awards, August 2019, U.S.A.
(105. Award of Excellence Special Mention: Nature/Environment/Wildlife)

48. Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards, LAIFFA, August 2019, U.S.A.
(106. Best Picture, 107. Best Cinematography, 108. Best Editing, 109. Best Original Music Score)

49. Feodosiya International Film Festival, August 2019, Russia
(110. Best Nature Film)

50. Ireland Wildlife Film Festival, September 2019, Ireland
(111. Special Mention, 112. Nomination Best Feature Film)

51. Jean Luc Godard Awards, October 2019, India
(113. Nomination in Category Films on Nature/Environment/Wildlife, 114. Nomination in Category Cinematography, 115. Nomination in Category Editing, 116. Nomination in Category Sound Design)

52. GFN, Green Film Network Award 2019
(117. Nomination for Best Feature Film)

53. Golden Galaxy Awards, December 2019, India
(118. Nomination for Best Film on Nature/Environment/Wildlife, 119. Nomination for Best Director, 120. Nomination for Best Producer, 121. Nomination for Best Cinematography, 122. Nomination for Best Editing,  123. Nomination for Best Music Score, 124. Nomination for Best Sound Design, 125. Nomination for Best Narrative Feature)

54. New York Cinematography Awards, December 2020, U.S.A.
(126. Best Nature/Travel Film, 127. Best Documentary Cinematography, 128. Best Editing)

55. Vegas Movie Awards, April 2020, U.S.A.
(129. Best Sound Design – Award of Excellence, 130. Best Editing – Award of Prestige, 131. Best Cinematography – Honorable Mention, 132. Nomination Best 6 – Best Documentary Feature, 133. Nomination Best 6 – Best Director, 134. Nomination Best 6 – Best Original Score, 135. Nomination Best 15 – Best Film of the Month)

56. #GPFFATHOME – Gran Paradiso International Nature Film Festival, April 2020, Italy
(136. Junior Golden Marmot – Award of the Young Jury, 137. 2nd Place Senior Golden Marmot)

57. WorldMediaFestival – Television & Corporate Media Awards, May 2020, Germany
(138. Grand Prix – Best of Festival, 139. Grand Award – Documentaries, 140. Intermedia Globe Gold Award – Category Documentaries: Nature and Wildlife
)

58. Košice International Monthly Film Festival, May 2020, Slovakia
(141. Best Feature Documentary, 142. 
Best Editing, 143. Honorable Mention Cinematographer)

59. Prague International Monthly Film Festival, May 2020, Czech Republic
(144. 2nd Best Feature Documentary, 145. 
Best Sound Design, 146. Honorable Mention Cinematography)

60. Eastern Europe International Movie Awards, May 2020, Turkey
(147. Platinum Award Winner: Best Documentary Feature Film, 148. Platinum Award Winner: 
Best Sound Design)

61. Golden Dragon Awards, March 2020, Bhutan (Postponed)
(149. Nomination for Golden Dragon Award)

62. Golden Mask Awards, April 2020, India (Postponed)
(150. Nomination for Golden Mask Award)

Finalteilnahmen bei folgenden Festivals:
63. IWFF Missoula, International Wildlife Film Festival, April 2018, U.S.A.
64. International Nature Film Festival Gödöllő, May 2018, Hungary
65.
SunChild International Environmental Film Festival, July 2018, Armenia
66.
FIN Atlantic International Film Festival, September 2018, Canada
67. Summershort Festival, October 2018, Germany
68. Mountainfilm Graz, November 2018, Austria
69. 
Bansko Film Fest, November 2018, Bulgaria
70.
SIFF – Switzerland International Film Festival, December 2018, Switzerland
71.
Academia Film Olomouc – International Festival of Science Documentary Films, April 2019, Czech Republic
72.
Ecozine Film Festival, May 2019, Spain
73. IFF Ekotopfilm – Envirofilm, May 2019, Slovakia
74.
Northeast Mountain Film Festival, June 2019, U.S.A.
75.
Green Montenegro International Film Fest, August 2019, Montenegro
76.
S.O.F.A., Shout Out For Animals Film Festival, September 2019, Republic of Cyprus
77.
GZDOC – The International Outdoor Documentary Film Festival of China, December 2019, China
78. Ökofilmtour – Festival des Umwelt- und Naturfilms, 5th June 2020, Germany

79. Naturfilmfestival im Taunus, 18th – 22nd March 2020, Germany (postponed)
80. Festival du Film de Montagne Regards d’Altitudes – Barcelonnette, 9th – 11th April 2020, France (postponed to autumn)
81. Zagreb Tourfilm Festival, 6th November 2020, Croatia
82. Ekofilm Festival, 31st March – 3rd April 2020, Poland (postponed to 2021)

Ausgewählt für Screenings bei Festivals ohne Wettbewerb:
Explorer’s Club Polar Film Festival, January 2019, U.S.A.

Ausgewählt für Spezial-Screenings bei folgenden Festivals:
Life Science Film Festival, November 2019, Czech Republic

Folgende Festivals zeigten auch das Making Of “POLARWÖLFE – DAS ABENTEUER” (2018):
Green Screen, International Wildlife Film Festival, September 2018, Germany (opening film)
Matsalu Nature Film Festival, September 2018, Estonia (opening film / in competition)
Festival International Nature Namur, October 2018, Belgium (special screening)
Mountainfilm Graz, November 2018, Austria (in competition)

Ecozine Film Festival, May 2019, Spain (special screening)