8GR8 Films | Story-Driven Science was founded by Manuel Stagars in 2016 to create independent and commissioned media content, documentary films, podcasts and interview series about complex subjects in science, technology, and society. We develop innovative projects that inform, entertain and inspire and work with a variety of global production companies, distribution platforms, networks, academic institutions, foundations, and commercials clients.

Independent Documentaries

Our documentaries have won international awards and have screened at film festivals around the world.

Digital Transformation Film Documentary Manuel Stagars


Produced and/or created by 8GR8:

Media Production Services

We also offer production services for hire in Switzerland and abroad in English, German and Swiss German.

  • Additional Production
  • Conducting Interviews
  • Cinematography
  • Editing and re-editing
  • Audio Recording, Audio Postproduction
  • Sound Design and Foley
  • Music Supervising
  • Original Music Composition
  • Translations