At all times mankind wanted to discover and make use of the oceans and seas. But shipping, fishing, prospecting and the use has repeatedly triggered conflicts and even wars.
Six episodes explain how the legal order for the seas developed and elucidate the implications for different sectors like research and shipping.
The project was supported by the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF) and is a contribution to open science in the context of the German Science Year 2016*17 - Seas and Oceans.
Concept and Production: Climate Media Factory
Camera: Johannes Bünger
Motion Graphics: breuerundsander
Animation: Maxi Alker
Sound design, mix and voice recording: Schieffer & Schieffer
Speaker: Ben Posener (English), André Sander (German)
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