Volker Ullrich
Volker Ullrich
producer

The Patent Wars

Did you know that you can patent colors, numbers, plants and animals – and that 20% of your genes are patented and owned by private corporations?

In a creative investigation, filmmaker Hannah Leonie Prinzler uncovers who profits from intellectual property, and who bears the economic and social consequences.

Film's website

Team Partner
Christian Schidlowski, director
Hannah Leonie Prinzler, director
Katrin Springer, producer
Producer / Production Details
Filmkantine in co-production with ZDF, in cooperation with ARTE
Supported by Nordmedia
Top Awards/Festivals
Best Documentary Award at Sao Paulo International Film Festival (2014)

Festivals
Mill Valley International Filmfestival
Marda Loop Justice Filmfestival

Broadcast on ZDF and ARTE (1 July, 2014)
Country
Germany
Training Programme
Masterschool 2010
Status
finished