Science Film Festival

The IPST Education Award

Title: The Show with the Mouse: Glass Engraving
Original Title: Glasinnengravur (Sachgeschichte aus der Sendung mit der Maus)

Director: Katja Engelhardt
Produced by: Westdeutscher Rundfunk
Country: Germany
Year: 2015
Running Time: 8 Minutes

Winner 2015: The Show with the Mouse: Glass Engraving

The short film and explanation piece is exceptionally well designed and the humorous touch appeals to young viewers. The laser-engraving principle is explained in a simple and effective way for an accessible understanding by the target age group. The narration stays clear of any technical terms and the film is well adapted to different countries and cultures. Overall, it is an outstanding example of excellent educational television.