Christian Johansson has been a filmmaker since 1998, when he started making music videos and short films. In early 2000 he tried different professions, travelled and lived in places such as Oslo, London and Barcelona before returning to his hometown Gothenburg, Sweden. By then, he had realised that the only profession that would ever make him happy and inspired for the rest of his career would be to work as a filmmaker.
Christian Johansson was educated at the European Film College in Denmark and at The Swedish School of Television in Gothenburg.
He has worked at the Swedish Channel 4 and currently collaborates with the production company Lucy Film.
He has previously also worked as TV-director, editor, studio light designer and news photographer. Recently he has worked as a commercial director, cinematographer and compositor at the production companys Couloir.and Oddway Film.