CHRIST MEDIA FILMPRODUCTION

Christ Media Film Production has been making documentaries, news features and reports for public television since 1997 – programming that is exciting, informative and entertaining. We scour the world for extraordinary stories and take a look at familiar topics through new eyes. Along the way, we encounter people from all over the globe who amaze us and move us deeply time and time again. Christ Media also develops and produces corporate videos for industry and organizations.

CHRIST MEDIA FILMPRODUCTION

Christ Media Film Production has been making documentaries, news features and reports for public television since 1997 – programming that is exciting, informative and entertaining. We scour the world for extraordinary stories and take a look at familiar topics through new eyes. Along the way, we encounter people from all over the globe who amaze us and move us deeply time and time again. Christ Media also develops and produces corporate videos for industry and organizations.

Donor Children

Photo © Ulrike Brincker

MONDAY | 8. NOVEMBER 2021 | arte · 19.40 h

Donor Children

A film by Ulrike Brincker
ZDF/ARTE 2021 | 30 mins

Writer and Director: Ulrike Brincker
Camera: Moritz Rebholz, Stephan Neuhalfen, Nico Trawinski, Benjamin Zecher, Hans Frimodt
Editing: Susanne Bröskamp
Sound: Michael Schiffmann, Rill Röhlig, Henri Bentheim
Music: Karl-Heinz Blomann
Producer: Antje Christ
Narrator: Edda Fischer
Commissioning editor:
Susanne Mertens

Private sperm donation is often the only way to a desired child for many couples and single women. Numerous websites bring women and donors together.

However, private donations also involve risks. The sperm quality is not always perfect. Often the identity of the donor remains hidden. Only one in five children born from a sperm donation knows the circumstances of its conception. And although they have the right to know their origins, many still fail in their search.