Racing Extinction is an original Okeanos Foundation production.
Synopsis: Utilizing state-of-the-art equipment, Oscar-winner Louie Psihoyos (The Cove) assembles a team of artists and activists intent on showing the world never-before-seen images that expose issues of endangered species and mass extinction.
Dieter Paulmann is Racing Extinction’s Executive Producer
Dieter Paulmann is one of the most accomplished and inspirational business leaders and is now using his acquired wisdom to solve some of the world’s most pressing problems. Dieter was fearless at helping us tackle large complicated issues and empowered our team to accomplish the unimaginable. He enabled historic projection events of endangered species on iconic buildings like the United Nations Headquarters, The Empire State Building and the Vatican that achieved over 5 billion media views. Under his leadership Racing Extinction became one of the most watched documentaries in history, reaching over 36 million people on its first weekend launch. Much more than an Executive Producer, Dieter was Chief Architect for the Impossible.
– Louie Psihoyos, Academy Award winner and director of ‘Racing Extinction’
Racing Extinction won several awards at film festivals around the world, e.g.