Africa from Above

Presented by ZDF Studios


Each episode takes viewers on a spectacular aerial adventure, soaring over natural wonders and diverse habitats. From the air, we gain fresh insight into the wild animals who have adapted to flourish in sometimes inhospitable surroundings. The series also celebrates the people who live and work in various countries, from vibrant cities to deep in the African bush, and explores their history, architecture, engineering and industries.

Company Info & Contacts

ZDF Studios is a commercial subsidiary of ZDF, one of the largest TV broadcasters in Europe. Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Mainz, Germany, the ZDF Studios Group operates more than 30 direct and indirect subsidiaries and affiliates in Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom spanning TV production, distribution and services. The parent company, ZDF Studios, is responsible for global program distribution, realization of international co-productions, acquisition of licenses and merchandising of successful program brands under its own name, for ZDF and third parties. ZDF Studios has the largest German-language program inventory in the world and a constantly growing range of international productions, consisting of series and miniseries, television films, documentaries and children’s programs. The companies of the ZDF Studios Group cover the entire value chain from the development of scripted and unscripted TV content to production, marketing and monetizing, including TV and streaming licenses, as well as merchandising and online rights. The positioning of ZDF Studios as an integrated media company enables the development of innovative, outstanding and high-quality programs and makes the group an attractive workplace for German and international talent to flourish in a very inspiring and creative environment.

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