FWU is Germany’s leading producer of audiovisual media for schools and other educational organisations. It was founded in 1950 as a non-profit corporation with the 16 German “Länder” (federal states) as shareholders. FWU produces educational video-films, didactic DVDs and learning software on CD-ROMs as well as internet applications. It keeps on stock resources for almost all school subjects and cross-area topics, as well as fictional movies for children and young people. All productions are accompanied by comprehensive handbooks for teachers and educators.