About gebrueder beetz filmproduktion GmbH & Co. KG [de]
The parent company Gebrüder Beetz Media GmbH encompasses three firms with four offices and over 30 employees in Berlin, Hamburg, Luneberg and Cologne: Gebrüder Beetz Filmproduktion Berlin GmbH & Co KG, Gebrüder Beetz Filmproduktion Hamburg GmbH & Co KG, and Gebrüder Beetz Filmproduktion Köln GmbH & Co KG.
Berlin, with 16 employees and six HD suites, is the largest firm of Gebrüder Beetz Media GmbH.
The original firm was founded in 2000 by Christian and Reinhardt Beetz and has to date produced more than 120 documentaries. In 2008, due to the firm’s continual and increasing success, the firm was converted into a private limited company. In collaboration with authors and independent filmmakers, gebrueder beetz filmproduktion develops and produces high-quality, award-winning short, feature-length and multi-segment documentaries as well as the weekly television cultural magazine “Metropolis” for arte and the daily cultural program “EinsWeiter” for the public broadcaster ARD – EinsFestival. Likewise, gebrueder beetz filmproduktion enjoys notable and continual success in the international co-production of creative television productions for the European and non-European markets.
gebrueder beetz filmproduktion is also actively involved in the new business area of online television formats. The newly established, internal Cross-Media Unit combines our documentary competence with the new thinking, methods and approaches of the Web, computer games and mobile devices, App´s to create innovative, cross-media concepts to convey content over the Internet to an international and web-savvy audience.