Christoph Sarow was born in 1984 in Bergen, Rügen in east Germany. After obtaining his Bachelor in Applied Media Economics, he subsequently worked as an assistant editor, editor and post-production supervisor for both German and American television stations in Berlin. Christoph applied to the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg and began studying Animation there in 2011. He has since developed and directed his own 2D animation films in addition to working on other 2D and 3D projects. In his practice semester he worked as an intern at the animation and advertising company Psyop (New York).