Gander International—The Airport in the Middle of Nowhere

Presented by ZDF Studios


(History/civilization, 1×50 min.) In 1938 an airfield was built in America, advertised as “The Crossroads of the World” until the 1960s. When planes no longer had to stop there before or after the Atlantic crossing, the descent went slowly but incessantly.

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ZDF Studios, founded in 1993, is a private subsidiary of ZDF, one of the largest and most renowned television broadcasters in Europe. Based in Mainz, the company is responsible for distributing programs worldwide, implementing international co-productions, acquiring licenses and merchandising key brands under its own name, for ZDF and for third parties. Successfully established as an independent market player in Germany and globally, it operates as part of a strong network of 30 direct and indirect subsidiaries and affiliates. ZDF Studios has a constantly growing catalog of national and international productions, consisting of series and miniseries, TV movies, documentaries and children’s programs. The ZDF Studios group today provides a comprehensive full-service offer that covers every stage in the creation and exploitation chain of successful TV productions in all genres, from developing content to producing, licensing, marketing, merchandising, online rights and much more.

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