Goa is not India
In a exclusive interview for IGSG Rudolf Gottsberger the Austrian film maker Rudolf Gottsberger explains "For me, „Goa is not India“ because Goa was occupied by the Portuguese, because it is the richest state in India, because there are some kind of enclaves among the foreigners, because some hippies found a knew home in Goa during the Sixties, and because life in Goa has a special character". Please read the complete interview as well as more details about the film here.
NDR (German TV broadcaster)
Vasco da Gama: Portugals Aufbruch ins Unbekannte
(Vasco da Gama and Portugal's departure into the unknown)
A TV series of the German broadcaster NDR
Part 1: Advancing along the Western coast of Africa
Part 2: Around the Cape of Good Hope
Part 3: The sea route to India
Part 4: The Far East
Goa statt Gaza
ZDF INFOKANAL – March 12, 2011
"Goa statt Gaza", a report of the German National TV ZDF broadcasted on 12th March 2011, describes the situation of former Israeli soldiers who after leaving the army go to Goa for a holiday mixed with drugs and sex. More...
A film by Gisela Graiche and Peter Prestel - 45 min., ZDF 2008
This is a German documentary about the relics of the mortal remains of a Christian queen, a martyr. The relics were taken by Augustin monks in Iran and brought to Old Goa in 16th century. In those times Old Goa had more inhabitants than London or Rom. The relics are supposed to be somewhere in the ruins of the Augustine Monastery in Old Goa. The German documentary of the TV channel ZDF relates the archaeological work regarding the search of the relics in the ruins of the Augustine Monastery.