Christian Siée

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Christian Siée (*1996) is a Student OSCAR® winning and BAFTA nominated producer from Germany.

Currently he is a producer at Letterbox Film Production (Studio Hamburg Production) for the popular German TV series DIE KANZLEI (ARD, since 2005) and THE PEPPERCORNS (ARD, since 1999). Together with producer Wiebke Andresen, he also works on various international co-productions.

His German-Serbian film ‘ISTINA (Truth)‘ has received international acclaim, winning a Student OSCAR® (50th Student Academy Awards) in 2023, a BAFTA Student Awards nomination and the 44th Max Ophuels Audience Prize – most important newcomer festival in the German-speaking world. The film was featured at the Short Film Corner at Cannes Film Festival.

Before Christian Siée studied Media Economics at the Stuttgart Media University and gained experience at producers like Warner Bros, Wiedemann & Berg and Bavaria Fiction in Munich. As a Fulbright scholar, he studied film in Los Angeles, California, and worked back in Germany at SWR Stuttgart. He wrote his bachelor’s thesis with producer Oliver Vogel.

In 2022, Christian graduated from the Hamburg Media School with his Master’s in Creative Producing, supported by the VFF scholarship.

His short films have been featured in over 100 festivals worldwide and have received numerous international awards and honors. Christian is an alumnus of the prestigious Fulbright Program and a BAFTA Community Member. He served as a jury member at the Wendland Short Film Festival 2023 and the Jury Award of the Young Talent Foundation Berlin at HFF Munich.

He is passionate about telling engaging, impactful stories that weave together diverse perspectives, genres and transcend borders.

Christian Siée is based in Hamburg.

Honors & Awards (Selection)

Student OSCAR® 2023 (50th Student Academy Awards® Winner)
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

BAFTA Member (since 2023)
British Academy of Film and Television Arts

BAFTA Student Awards Nominee 2023
ISTINA, British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Max Ophüls Preis: Audience Award Mid-Length Film 2023
44. Film Festival Max Ophüls Preis, Germany

Special Mention,’Best Production‘
52. Sehsüchte International Student Film Festival

Engelke Short Film Award 2022
32. International Filmfestival Emden-Norderey

VFF Scholarship, 2022
VFF Promotion of young talent

Fulbright Scholarship, 2018
German-American Fulbright Commission

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