After studying ecology, Nick Schader has been working for the German public broadcast Südwestrundfunk (SWR) for more than 10 years. First, he worked as a radio and television reporter in Studio Mannheim / Ludwigshafen. Since two years he is in Mainz, where he reports for various investigative ARD magazines. All of his films for TV were broadcast on the public broadcasters ARD, SWR, 3sat, einsplus and ARD One.
Trees of Protest was self-produced and funded exclusively through a crowdfunding campaign. Trees of Protest is his first full-length documentary.