country

Germany

Info

  • Born 1973 in Berlin/Germany
  • Shooting short films in super8mm
  • Lab internship at ARRI Berlin
  • Work as electrician, 1st assistant camera, dolly grip at student films at the ‚Hochschule für Film und Fernsehen’ (University for Film and TV of) Potsdam-Babelsberg’
  • Enrolled at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, Graduation as 'Director of Photography'
  • Budapest Cinematography Masterclass 2003 (V. Zsigmond / L. Kovacs)

represented by the agency Brandner, Bernhard Koch +49 89 34 02 95 97

 

Member of the associations

Bundesverband Kamera (German society of cinematographers)
Deutsche Filmakademie (German academy of motion pictures)
European Film Academy (European academy of motion pictures)

 

Selected filmography feature

THE LITTLE WITCH (Die Kleine Hexe) (D: Mike Schaerer, 1:2.35 Alexa, 90’, 2016)
HEIDI (D: Alain Gsponer, 1:2.35 Alexa, 110’, 2015)
CHILD OF WAR (El hijo de la guerra) (D: Julieta Ledesma, 1:2.35 CS Alexa, 120’, 2013)
MISS SIXTY (D: Sigrid Hoerner, 1:2.35 CS Alexa, 94’, 2013)
GRÜNINGERS FALL (Akte Grüninger) (D: Alain Gsponer, 1:1.85 Alexa, 90’, 2012)
THE LITTLE GHOST (Das kleine Gespenst) (D: Alain Gsponer, 1:1.85 Alexa, 88’, 2012)
ANDUNI (D: Samira Radsi, 1:2.35 S35mm+S16mm, 98’, 2011)
THE DAY I WAS NOT BORN (Das Lied in mir) (D: Florian Cossen, 1:2.35 S35mm, 98’, 2010)
MY WORDS, MY LIES – MY LOVE (Lila, Lila) (D: Alain Gsponer, 1:2.35 S35mm, 108’, 2009)
MÄRZMELODIE (D: Martin Walz, 1:2.35 S16>35mm/2.35, 92’, 2008)
LIFE ACTUALLY (Das wahre Leben) (D: Alain Gsponer, 1:1.85 S16mm, 100’, 2006)
ROSE (D: Alain Gsponer, 1:1.85 S16mm, 92’, 2005)
KIKI & TIGER (D: Alain Gsponer, 1:1.85 DV35K, 56', feature film, 2002)


Selected filmography for TV

DEUTSCHLAND 86 (D: Florian Cossen, 10x45’ – together with Arne Feldhusen (D) & Kristian Leschner (DP) , 2017)
GERMAN HISTORY X: MITTEN IN DEUTSCHLAND: NSU (D: Florian Cossen, 90', 2015)
UNTER VERDACHT - ELEGANTE LÖSUNG (D: Aelrun Goette, S16mm, 90’, 2011)
THE LAST WEYNFELDT (Der letzte Weynfeldt) (D: Alain Gsponer, S16mm, 92’, 2010)
NO FEAR (Keine Angst) (D: Aelrun Goette, S16mm, 90’, 2009)
POLIZEIRUF 110 – WIE IST DIE WELT SO STILLE (D: Alain Gsponer, S16mm, 90’, 2008)


Selected awards and nominations

2011

„Bayerischer Filmpreis" (best cinematography) for DAS LIED IN MIR
"Deutscher Filmpreis" nomination (best cinematography) for DAS LIED IN MIR
"Eastman Förderpreis" for DAS LIED IN MIR
"Grimme Preis" nomination for KEINE ANGST
"Schweizer Fernsehpreis" for DER LETZTE WEYNFELDT

2007
"Deutscher Fernsehpreis" for ROSE

2005
"Eastman Förderpreis" for ROSE

2003
"Deutscher Kamerapreis" (best cinematography) for VIDA! FRAGMENTO DE UN RECUERDO 
"Hawk Cinematography Award" (Grenzland Filmtage) by Vantage Film for KIKI & TIGER
Academy Award nomination (Hon. Foreign Student Film) for KUSCHELDOKTOR

 

2002 

"Deutscher Kamerapreis" for KUSCHELDOKTOR
KODAK Award for "Kuscheldoktor" + VIDA! FRAGMENTO DE UN RECUERDO 

 

1998
ADC Junior Team Award for RICREISEN

email

mail@matthiasfleischer.com