The International Ocean Film Tour brings the beauty and fascination of the oceans to the big screen. The programme consists of 6 inspiring films with a total duration of about two hours. The face of this year’s tour is freediver, dancer, and filmmaker Julie Gautier, for whom the element water is both workplace and stage.
The environmental policy focus of the International Ocean Film Tour Vol. 6 is the deep-sea adventure ‘Chasing the Thunder,’ which follows the marine conservation organisation Sea Shepherd in its ambitious fight against illegal fishing on the high seas.
With supplementary activities, such as hosts and prize contests, each event lasts from 2.5–3 hours, and the tour is also accompanied by environmental protection organisations and activists who provide important steps each individual can take to protect the oceans
This tour, the 6th, started in Germany in mid-March and has gone on an extensive tour through 14 countries worldwide with over 150 stops.