Graduated from the University of California in Berkeley with a degree in film studies. While at Industrial Light & Magic he worked on special effects for multiple productions, including George Lucas’ “Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace”, Paul Thomas Anderson’s “Magnolia”, and Woody Allen’s “Celebrity”. After relocating to Europe, he focused on editing work. In 2002, Karman started directing documentaries, music videos, and ads. His work includes ads for brands such as Gucii, Label 5 Whiskey, Nivea and Adidas. For Platige, Karman directed an ad for Vinamilk.