Christopher Zitterbart, Co-Founder / Producer
Christopher has been working in film production for over 20 years and has shot in 20 countries. In 2005 he co-founded Watchmen productions. His first feature film as co-producer Futuro Beach premiered in competition at the 64th Berlin International Film Festival. In 2012, he co-founded the family entertainment company Wolkenlenker. Under this umbrella, Christopher has produced many children’s short films that have been screened and awarded at festivals around the world. In 2017, he received the prestigious German TV award, the ‘Grimme Preis’. As director, Christopher has created films for brands including Hyundai, Mercedes-Benz, Renault and ZDF. Christopher’s film education includes a degree as creative producer, as well as international scriptwriting and financing seminars. He’s an alumni of the Entertainment Master Class.
Eddie Chebbi, Line Producer
Before joining us in 2010, Eddie gathered experience as production accountant and coordinator on various commercials and feature films, such as Michael Haneke’s The White Ribbon and Funny Games. Eddie has worked on almost all of Watchmen’s projects since he joined the company. When he’s not busy working on budgets or planning the next shoot, he’s an active musician in the Berlin music scene.
Jule Jaeger, Junior Producer Fiction & Documentary
Jule graduated from photography and film studies at the Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig in 2016. She then worked for several production companies as an assistant and junior producer. She joined watchmen in 2018 and now supports us in funding acquisition and project development.