Christian Schidlowski


Christian Schidlowski was born and grew up in West Berlin. He studied directing and script writing at the German Film and Television Academy in Berlin, and at the Film Department of New York University. Today he works as a producer and director for documentary films. He has worked for ARTE, 3sat, WDR, NDR, RBB, ZDF, ARD, the National Geographic Channel, and Discovery. His films were sold to several countries, amongst others the USA, Holland, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Austria, South Korea, Australia, and Russia. He is a part-time lecturer in Documentary Film Studies at the Werkleitz Society in Halle, Germany. Christian Schidlowski lives in Berlin with his wife and two sons.