Christian Becker was born 1971 in Duesseldorf, Germany. He worked for agencies and as assistent fotografer in Düsseldorf and in Paris. Thereafter he studied at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne and at the „Escuela de cine y television/Cuba“. Today he lives in Cologne and works as film script author and director. His short films were shown at various festivals.

For „Viene del cielo“, a short film shot in Cuba, he won the 1. Price at the Filmfestival Dresden.


Director works (selection):

2004 EGOSHOOTER , 78min, feature film

2002 We will see , 10min, shortfilm

2000 Bait , 15min, shortfilm

1999 Digitale Autonomy , 45min, documentation

Little Ride , 10min, shortfilm

1998 Fresh Breeze , 11min, shortfilm

Viene del cielo/Comes from heaven , 20min, shortfilm

Best shortfilm / Filmfest Dresden.


Screenplays (selection):

2004 The Invisibles

2002 The Crack

2000 The Allies

1999 The Sleep


Videoinstallations (selection):

2004 PHLIZZ, Projection for the Dancepiece of Vera Sander, Cologne


Screening (selection)

1998 - 2004

International Film Festival Society in Hong Kong 2004

Tallin Black Nights Film Festival, Estland 2004

Internationale Filmtage HOF 2004

Flanders International Film Festival, Ghent 2004

54th Locarno International Film Festival 2004

Alternativa, Barcelona 2002

Tampere Filmfestival, Finnland 2001

International Filmfestival Odense, Dänemark 2001

International Filmfestival Rotterdam, Niederlande 2000

Festival Internazional de cine y televison La Habana, Kuba 1998

11. Filmfest Dresden 1998

International Filmfestival, Lodz, Polen 1998

Sehsüchte Berlin 1998

Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen 1998

Prix Europa 1998