Science Film Festival

The Visual Effects & Cinematography Award

Title: LIFE FORCE 2: BORNEO

Director: Satoshi Okabe
Produced by:NHK, Natural History New Zealand Limited and CCTV9 in association with ARTE for Science Channel
Country:Japan & New Zealand
Year: 2014
Running Time: 48 Minutes

Winner 2015: LIFE FORCE 2: BORNEO

Absolutely stunning capture of the characteristics of a unique place on Earth and explanations of why it is so unique. The spectacular cinematography of the island of Borneo portray local wildlife like never seen before. The approach of the filmmakers is to explore the particularities of animals such as elephants, rhinos and monkeys, and their unique behaviours of survival on the island through exceptional wildlife photography. The documentary clearly explains the story of evolution and movement of species.