Before studying cinematography at the renowned Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg (degree awarded in 2014), including a semester at La Fémis in Paris, Christina Heeck embarked on a series of film-related internships throughout Europe, and completed an apprenticeship as an audiovisual media designer, with a particular focus on camera work, in 2005. Christina also mentors students on her subjects of expertise, including cinematography and post-production.
Many of her films, some of which have won awards, have been entered successfully into festival competitions throughout the world, and have been screened on cinema and TV. She currently lives in Munich and works as a freelance cinematographer.
german (native) | english (fluent) | french (fluent)
analog film 35mm,16mm | color grading
Genkingen - a swabian folktale | feature documentary | D: Erol Papic, Valentin Kemmner | P: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Co-Production with Servus TV | Germany | 2016
Amref Health Africa | commercial | D: Monika Grassl | P: NK Productions with Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg | Germany, Kenya | 2015
Platinum | short film | D: Alexander Landsberger | P: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg/La Fémis in Co-Production with Arte, SWR | Germany | 2014
Allah... | feature documentary | D: Lisa Schäffner | P: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Co-Production with Eikon Süd-West and SWR | Germany | 2013
Woodcock | pilot episode TV series | D: Stephan Strube | P: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg | Germany | 2012
Kimono | short film | D: Maurice Hübner | P: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in Co-Produktion with BR | Germany | 2011
L'Air | short film | D: Maurice Hübner | P: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg / La Fémis | France | 2011