Christoph Biemann was born in Ludwigslust and grew up in Hildesheim. After he got his high-school degree, he was a guest-student at Harvard University (Cambridge/Massachusetts) and then studied at the University for Television and Film in Munich. He worked freelance for the WDR children’s programme from 1972 until 1979 and for the following ten years as a film director at Flash-Film, Cologne. He works at his own company, DeltaTVFilmprodultion, in cologne since 1990.
He works for the children’s programme „Sendung mit der Maus“ since 1972 and has been teaching in Siegen, Kuala Lumpur, Nairobi and Wolfenbüttel. Among the prices and distinctions he won are the Adolf-Grimme Preis and the Bundesverdienstkreuz.
Christoph is married and has 4 children and 2 grand-children.
The Source of the Runnel
Audience Award Best Short Film for Kids 2014