Christian Beetz is the CEO of the German production house gebrueder beetz film production, which specialized in international co-productions since the very beginning.
He is an Oscar-nominated and Emmy Award-winning producer and executive producer of numerous documentary feature films and series. In 2013 the co-production Open Heart was nominated for the Academy Award and was followed by the documentary Wagnerwahn that received a nomination for the International Emmy Award. The cinema production The Land of the Enlightened won the Special Jury Award for Best Cinematography at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. 2018 the Emmy nominated documentary The Cleaners celebrated its world premiere in the competition of the Sundance Film Festival as the documentary Gaza in 2019.
He produced the first German non-fiction Netflix Original series A Perfect Crime that was released on Netflix in Sept. 2020 and won the best documentary series at the 2020 Berlin Series Festival.