Mission Monk Seals

Together with Greek scientists cinematographer Thomas Behrend starts an experiment: With pre-installed remote cameras, they want to observe birth and childhood of a monk seal pup.

Director: Christina Karliczek

Born 1977 in Groningen/Netherlands
She was trained as a media creator for images and sound at Deutsche Welle TV, Berlin and at the School for Communication, Information and Image Engineering, Berlin and is a freelance cinematographer for wildlife and documentary films since 2004.

Christina Karliczek works freelance underwater and on land for German and international television. Recent projects include clients such as Germany's TV ARD, NDR Natural History Department, ZDF and BBC Co-productions. Since early 2005 Christina has specialized in underwater filming, triggered by a period of valuable experiences as underwater-trainee at Blue Planet Film, Hamburg.
Ever since, she has dived around the globe dedicated to discover and gather images from the underwater world.
With 'The Rise of The Ocean Sunfish' Christina premiered as a producer.

44 Min.
Director: Christina Karliczek
Author: Thomas Behrend, Christina Karliczek
Camera: Thomas Behrend, Christina Karliczek
Editing: Christina Karliczek
Music: Andreas Dicke, Thomas Onderka
Speaker: Hans-Peter Bögel, Robert Missler, Marion von Stengel
Editor: Wolf Lengwenus (NDR), Jörn Röver (NDR Naturfilm)
Nominations: Best Marine Film 2010
Website URL: www.studio-hamburg.de