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Aela C.

Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany2 reviews

$500 - $1500 / Day

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Top Services

  • 360 Documentary Video

    2 reviews
  • On-Air Reporter / Host

  • Reporter / Journalist

About Aela

Aela Callan is an award-winning journalist, filmmaker and broadcaster based in Berlin. Passionate about connecting filmmakers with their audience, she created a digital strategy for Al Jazeera's 101 East program where she has produced and presented more than 12 documentary films. After living in Myanmar, she was selected as a Knight Fellow for Journalism innovation at Stanford University where she researched ways to combat hate speech. Her mission as a media innovator and leader is rooted in the belief that great storytelling brings us closer to those in forgotten corners of the globe.

Top Projects

  • Malaysia's Woman Warrior

    • Documentary DP
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • On-Air Reporter / Host

    Ann Osman is counting down the minutes.She has not eaten in five days - her head is spinning and a wall of photographers are blinding her with flashes as she punches and kicks the air with expert force. And this is before she has even stepped foot in the cage. Aela Callan follows the life of Malaysia's first professional female mixed martial arts fighter for Al Jazeera English.

  • Where There's Smoke

    • Documentary DP
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • On-Air Reporter / Host

    Aela Callan tracks down companies accused of being behind Indonesia's deadly fires that have caused a global environmental crisis. For Al Jazeera English.

  • China's Supermums

    • Documentary DP
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • On-Air Reporter / Host

    Imagine giving birth, then relaxing while someone else does all the hard work. Staying indoors for the whole first month is a tradition for Chinese mums, but Aela Callan meets the "supermums" who are being hired to take on the sleep deprivation.

  • New Project with Aela Callan

    • 360 Documentary Video
    Al Jazeera Digital Newsroom

    Produced for Al Jazeera Digital Newsroom on Storyhunter

    July 2017

  • New Project with Aela Callan

    • 360 Documentary Video
    Al Jazeera Digital Newsroom

    Produced for Al Jazeera Digital Newsroom on Storyhunter

    May 2017

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Creative Director

Production Support

  • 360 Documentary Video
  • 360 News Video
  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • Audio Storyteller
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Reporter / Journalist

Aela's Clients

  • Al Jazeera English - Digital
  • Special Broadcasting Service
  • Al Jazeera Digital Newsroom

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