Biography
1973 Born near Zurich, Switzerland
1973 – 83 Childhood in Amazonia, Peru with extensive travels throughout South America.
1995 – 97 Filmscience and History Studies at the University Zurich, Switzerland
meanwhile working on different feature and commercial films as assistant cameraman, assistant director, assitant editor and production assistant
1997 – 2002 Filmproduction Studies at the University of the Arts in Zurich, Switzerland
specializing in Cinematography
Internship at Film Lab Egli, Zürich
Working as Assistant Camera
2002/2003 Masterclass in Cinematography at the National Film & Television School in Lodz, Poland
Since 2003 Working as Director of Photography

 

Filmography
2016 Tatort Kriegssplitter TV Drama Dir. Tobias Ineichen Hugofilm Zürich
2016 Im Nirgendwo TV Drama Dir. Katalin Gödrös Turnus Film Zürich
2015 Tatort Freitod TV Drama Dir. Sabine Boss Turnus Film Zürich
2015 Lina TV Drama Dir. Mike Schärer C-Films
2014 Upload TV Drama Dir. Tobias Ineichen C-Films Zürich
2014 Vecchi Pazzi Feature Dir. Sabine Boss Vega Film Zürich
2013 Tatort Verfolgt TV Drama Dir. Tobias Ineichen C-Films Zürich
2013 Der Goalie bin ig Feature Dir. Sabine Boss C-Films Zürich
2012 Tatort Geburtstagskind TV Drama Dir. Tobias Ineichen C-Films Zürich
2007 Liebe und Wahn TV Drama Dir. Mike Huber C-Films Zürich
2006 Flanke ins All TV Comedy Dir. M.L. Bless Cobra Films Zürich
2004 Snowwhite Feature Dir. Samir Dschoint Ventschr
2004 Lou’s Waschsalon Feature Dir. Katalin Gödrös Cobra Films Zürich
2004 Visite Medicale Short Dir. Felix Muralt Waka Films Zürich
2004 Ausflug Short Dir. Christina Zulauf Maximage Zürich
2003 Krokus Documentary Dir. Reto Caduff Hugofilm Zürich
2003 Sunntig Short Dir. Barbara Kulcsar Maximage Zürich
2003 Belmondo Short Dir. Annet Carle HGK Zürich
2002 Un Momento Short Dir. Tim Geser HGK zürich
2002 Auszeit Short Dir. Angela Rohrer HGK Zürich
2002 Joshua Short Dir. Andreas Müller HGK Zürich
2001 Sjeki Vatcsh! Short Dir. Thomas Ott HGK Zürich
2001 El Viaje En Taxi Short Dir. Nico Gutmann HGK Zürich

 

Commercials

partial directors list:
Stevan Treshow, Ozan Aciktan, Moritz Laube, Dani Levy, Stephan Usteri, Tobias Fueter, Marc R. Wilkins, Michael Steiner, Sebastian Schipper, Hans Kaufmann, Frieder Wittich, Kaspar Wedendahl, Michel Comte, Jamie Lane, Eric Will, Caspar-Jan Hogerzeil, Michael Toft, Luki Frieden, Mike Huber, Pierre Monard, Milo, Jonas Arnby and many more….

 

Festivals & Awards

Lina
Prix du Public Solothurner Filmtage 2016
Schweizer Fernsehpreis für Beste Schauspielerin Rabea Egg

Der Goalie bin ig
7 Swiss Film Academy Nominations 2014
won Best Film Swiss Film Awards 2014
won Best Film Bern Film Awards 2014
won Best Film Zürich Film Awards 2014
voted for Best Film Swiss Film Critics 2014

Joshua
Nomination for Best Cinematography, CAMERIMAGE 2002 in Lodz, Poland
Best Cinematography, Innerschweizer Filmtagen 2002

Konfiserie Läderach „Sweet Tokyo“
Award for Best Cinematography , World Media Festival in Hamburg

Suva „Moment der Wahrheit“
Award for Best Cinematography , World Media Festival in Hamburg

Swiss Chocolate „Ein fast perfekter Plan“
EDI 2004, Spezial Award for Cinematography
Best Cinematography, New York Film Festival

Swisscom „Lost in Val Sinestra“
EDI 2010, Spezial Award for Cinematography

 

Languages

German, English, French, Spanish, Italian