How I became me


Data and facts about my education and my work.

 

Background

  2002 

Abitur, afterwards civil service

  2003 – 2004 

Cameraman & video editor, Clic Ltd, Hong Kong

  2005 – 2007 

Studied film and television, specialising in directing (Bachelor of Arts) at the Macromedia Academy for Media in Cologne, which includes an attendance phase at the HTW Mittweida

  2007 – 2010 

Research and research for the Bachelor thesis

  2007 

2nd assistand director at the Cologne “Tatort” (Episode: Brandmal)

  2008 

Internship and subsequent employment with action concept

  Seit 2011 

Freelance self-employment

 

games.film – Game documentaries and more

Very good language skills in written and spoken English

Language skills in spoken Chinese (Cantonese)

6K Camera

Gimbal

4 Channel audio recorder

2 wireless transmitters

Light

 

 

Portfolio

References: I have worked for a variety of clients of all sizes. Simply mentioning references, e.g. according to the pattern: “Clic Ltd., Telekom, VOX, WDR, action concept”, has little significance in my opinion. Here are some specific project examples with more background information:

Cinematic short portraits: Cinematic portraits

Production: games.film

Documentary film: space.games.film

Spielfilm: Camille

Werbefilm: Kohler Aleo Faucet

 

Experience and knowledge (selection)

Studies of directing
Action scenes with everything that goes with it
Stunt cameras and crash boxes
Special rigging and grip
Budget oriented work
Steadicam, crane and riser operations
North American mentality

car rides, car chases
Firearms operations
Explosions
Chrome (dealing with reflections)
Back plates
High speed and slow motion
Greenscreen

 

Equipment

Every film needs the right equipment. Depending on the film, I put together the appropriate equipment. I have a basic set of equipment. For special requirements the necessary equipment is rented from a rental house.