30/01/24 – Vienna’s CID unit (SOKO Donau / Wien) with a new season and a feature-length episode, the broadcast of the 10th episode of “Die Toten von Salzburg” on ZDF and the brand new series “Nachts im Paradies” on Canal+. Many new broadcast dates for Satel Film productions.
19/12/23 – Sweet poison for its anniversary: “Die Toten von Salzburg” celebrates the premiere of its 10th episode on ORF 2 on January 4. Highly relevant, given that the main actors Michael Fitz, Fanny Krausz and Erwin Steinhauer are investigating a dubious gas trader who is supposed to secure the country’s energy supply. In supporting roles: Karl Fischer, Johannes Zirner, Julia Koch, Nikolaus Barton, Helmut Bohatsch and many more.
10/11/23 – Canal+ will exclusively broadcast the Starzplay original “Nachts im Paradies” in Austria, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Hungary and Romania in Q1 2024. The six-part thriller series produced by Windlight Pictures and Satel Film features a top cast including Jürgen Vogel, Lea Drinda and Birgit Minichmayr.
03/10/23 – The team of SOKO DONAU | WIEN has two more reasons to celebrate. The new episodes of the 17th and 18th seasons kick off today, starting with a two-part episode on ORF 1. “Der große Mitsch” keeps the investigators of the popular ORF/ZDF crime series busy on their 250th assignment in feature-length, dealing with a strangled escort lady and stars from the Sisi tiara.
27/09/2023 – “Der Metzger traut sich” – with audience favorite Simon Schwarz in the role of amateur detective and restorer Willibald Adrian Metzger – who is about to have the most important day of his life, because he finally is going to marry his dream girl Danjela Djurkovic (Valery Tscheplanowa). Only to have her disappear right at the wedding ceremony with a stranger! Premiere on October 7, 2023 on ServusTV.
29/08/2023 – The make-up department was under pressure: During tropical temperatures, the entire crew was sweating heavily at the Zwentendorf nuclear power plant while filming the new episode “A Night in Zwentendorf (AT)” from the 19th season of the hit series SOKO Donau. Actors Andreas Kiendl, Martin Gruber, Maria Happel and newcomer Max Fischnaller investigate between the cooling pond and the never actived nuclear power reactor
23/08/2023 – The Kitzbühel Film Festival opened on Tuesday evening with a star-studded Red Carpet. The main actors Simon Schwarz and Valery Tscheplanowa as well as director Michael Podogil, producer Heinrich Ambrosch and many more appeared for the premiere of the latest Metzger whodunit “Der Metzger traut sich”.
16/08/23 – At the beginning of August, the crew of Satel Film had chosen an extremely tranquil spot as the crime scene for the 8th episode of SOKO Donau “Tod im Schrebergarten (AT)” (Death in the Allotment Garden): a small settlement by the Süßenbrunn bathing pond. Between lawnmowers and compost heaps, a murder with a barbecue spit had to be solved. The last scene, when Martin Gruber was presented with a garden gnome in police uniform, generated a lot of laughter.
18/07/2023 – The day has come, Willibald Metzger marries his dream woman Danjela Djurkovic! But before the altar things take a different turn… The world premiere of “Der Metzger traut sich” will take place at the Film Festival Kitzbühel on 22 August 2023 where “Der Metzger traut sich” will be shown as the opening film of the festival in the presence of the cast, director and producers.
With “Der Metzger traut sich” Satel Film revives the popular novel character “Der Metzger”. Produced for ServusTV, the thriller is centred on the somewhat eccentric restorer Willibald Adrian Metzger (Simon Schwarz), who keeps stumbling into crimes and other turbulences.