Director: Christian Baumeister
The multiple award-winning cameraman and director Christian Baumeister (* 1971) is one of the best animal and nature filmmakers in Germany. It stands for breathtaking landscapes, detailed animal portraits and a perfect composition. After completing his studies in biology, he studied animal film. In 2001 he founded the production company Light & Shadow based in Münster. His film projects have taken him all over the world, where many films and some country-wide glossy animal film series have been created. His three-part series "The Andes - Nature at the Limit" was nominated for 2 Emmys in the USA.
|Author:||Sue Western, Beatrix Stöpel, Lothar Frenz, Amber|
|Camera:||Christian Baumeister, Rolando Menardi, Luis de Maja, Alexander Sommer|
|Editing:||Stefan Canham, Stefan Reiss|
|Editor:||Wolf Lengwenus (NDR), Heide Thieme (ARTE), Sabine Holzer (ORF)|
|Nominations:||Best ecological Film 2011|