Christoph studied media technology engineering and worked in video and film postproduction in Hamburg and Berlin before moving to Auroville in 2008.
He established brainfever media productions in Auroville in 2011, realized various video and multimedia art projects, and worked as Technical Director for the Auroville Film Festival 2011 – 2017. He is passionate about conserving Auroville’s forests and since 2017 he is a co-steward of one of Auroville’s forests.
His first feature-length documentary film Ever Slow Green tells the story of Auroville's extraordinary reforestation work over the past 50 years. The film premiered at the Auroville Film Festival 2020 and has since been screened at more than 15 international film festivals and has received 4 awards.
See a small selection of his earlier work below.