Stefan Fricke works since 1968 in the Film- and TV-business.
After several years of education and training growing assistant cameraman, Stefan Fricke then became cameraman and worked for many years in this occupation, shooting hundreds of commercials, documentaries and episodes. Later on he also became director for various film-productions.
1974 Stefan Fricke founded his first production company in Munich and produced until now approx. 250 films, mostly edited by German Broadcasting Stations, e.g. Bayerischer Rundfunk BR, Norddeutscher Rundfunk NDR, Westdeutscher Rundfunk WDR, Südwestrundfunk SWR und Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen ZDF.
These films were e.g. children programmes (fictional and documentary), portraits of outstanding people, long-term-documentary films, films on primitive race, wildlife films, Landscape- and City-portraits, philosophical and historical subjects, culture programmes, features.
Experienced at all five continents: his films were realized in West- and Eastern Europe, USA, South America, Africa, Asia und Australia.
Stefan Fricke wrote and directed some of his projects by his own, but he also worked with international filmmakers, directors, authors.
1988 Stefan Fricke also founded the production company Cinema 88 Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH in Munich, Germany. This company was registered at the register court in Munich under No.: HRB 89106.
Until now Cinema 88 produced some 90-minutes-films like "Die Hinterlassenschaften" ("The legacy’s") and series like "Die Sängerknaben" ("The choirboys").
Munich, June 2003