Alex Förderer, director of photography, camera operator, steadicam operator, Munich
  • Director of photography
  • camera operator
  • steadicam operator
Born 1980 (42 Years)

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About Alex Förderer

MY MAIN FOCUS LIES ON FEATURE AND COMMERCIAL WORK. CONSTANTLY RE-INVENTING MY OWN CREATIVITY DRIVING ME TO DO WHAT I LOVE MOST: CREATING MONUMENTAL IMAGES, CAPTURING BEAUTIFUL LIGHT AND TRANSPORTING A MESSAGE WITH MY CINEMATOGRAPHY.I HAVE WORKED WITH A WIDE RANGE OF DIRECTORS AND PRODUCTIONS FROM MANY DIFFERENT GENRES AND LOVE COLLABORATING WITH A TEAM TO ACHIEVE A COLLECTIVE VISION.

CERTIFICATIONS:
STEADICAM
ARRI TRINITY
OMEGA AR
PHANTOM HIGHSPEED

MEMBER OF:
BVK GERMAN – SOCIETY OF CINEMATOGRAPHERS
SOA – STEADICAM OPERATORS ASSOCIATION

Known for

  • 2019-2020
    Additional photography, camera operator, steadicam operator, 2nd unit dop
  • 2019
    Additional photography, camera operator, steadicam operator, 2nd unit dop
  • © Claussen+Putz Filmproduktion
    © Claussen+Putz Filmproduktion
    2021-2022
    Camera operator, steadicam operator
  • 2020-2021
    2nd unit dop

Fictional projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2022Paradise (WT)
additional photography
TV Movie, NetflixBoris KunzNEUESUPER GmbHadditional photography
2021Luden (WT)
additional photography
TV Series, Amazon Prime VideoMultipleNEUESUPER GmbHadditional photography
2019Breaking Even
additional photography
TV Series, ZDFneo [de]Boris KunzNEUESUPER GmbHadditional photography
2019Hindafing
additional photography
TV Series, BR [de]Boris KunzNEUESUPER GmbHadditional photography
2018Schwarzwälder Kirsch
DOP / STEADICAM
Short FilmCaroline WürttembergerHeartwork ProductionsDOP / STEADICAM
2017Do not Call
DOP / STEADICAM
Short FilmCaroline WürttembergerHeartwork ProductionsDOP / STEADICAM

Advertising/Image/Music videos as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2021SKY - Bundesliga Media Days 2021TeaserPatrick KowalikSky Creative
2021Alacaya - OceanMusic VideoAlex FördererAlex Förderer Produktion [de]
2021Interwetten - EM KampagneCommercialAlex FördererSports and Media GmbH [de]
2021Bora - Image 2021Corporate FilmHorst CzenskowskiHertz6 GmbH (vormals Workflow Films)
2021Sky News - Neue AuftrittCommercialPatrick KowalikPier 8 GmbH [de]
2020Like Meat - Till Lindemann isst Pflanzen-Burger #VeganuaryCommercialAndreas WaldschützAndreas Waldschütz Produktion [de]
2020Football Manager - Kinsley ComanCommercialMartin CaulfieldPier 8 GmbH [de]
2020Emma - One (WT)CommercialSebastian KortmannTrigger Happy Productions GmbH [de]
2020Adidas x FCB - Ready For The Mission
DOP / STEADICAM
CommercialSebastian KortmannFernsicht Produktion, Ronald Michalk [de]DOP / STEADICAM
2020Adidas - Juventus. Jersey 2020
DOP / STEADICAM
CommercialLuca FrankDie Zwei GmbH [de]DOP / STEADICAM
2020Adidas - FC Bayern. Jersey 2020
DOP / STEADICAM
CommercialLuca FrankDie Zwei GmbH [de]DOP / STEADICAM
2020Zumtobel - Group Light Forum (intern)Corporate FilmAndreas WaldschützAndreas Waldschütz Produktion [de]
2019Alcina - Style. Aufgepudert (WT)CommercialDaniel SommerDaniel Sommer Produktion [de]
2019Evoc - Road Bike EscapeCommercialAlex FördererAlex Förderer Produktion [de]
2019DMAX - Screenforce Days 2019 (WT)CommercialHorst CzenskowskiSeeblick Media OHG [de]
2019DMAX - HGTV. Sky Du Mont (WT)CommercialHorst CzenskowskiSeeblick Media OHG [de]
2019Mediaplus GmbH - We love what we do
DOP / STEADICAM
CommercialJuni ThalmannJuni Thalmann Produktion [de]DOP / STEADICAM
2019DMAX - Action Freitag (Webfilm) (WT)TeaserHorst CzenskowskiSeeblick Media OHG [de]
2018Mifal Hapayis Lottery - Ski Ski Holiday
DOP / GIMBAL OP
CommercialRan CarmeliFrankfurt-Film GmbH [de]DOP / GIMBAL OP
2018Lufthansa - Window to BavariaCommercialMultiple3spin GmbH & Co. KG [de]

Non-fictional projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020Aktenzeichen XY ... ungelöst
Block 4
TV Magazine, ZDF [de]Raoul W. HeimrichSecuritel GmbH [de]Block 4
2018Lufthansa - ReDesign
DOP / GIMBAL OP
Short DocumentaryMultipleDaniel Sommer Produktion [de]DOP / GIMBAL OP
2016Anna Veith - Sturz ins LebenDocumentaryNick GolükeNglow Film And New Media GmbH
2009querTV Magazine, BR [de]Dagmar KiolbasaBR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]
2008querTV Magazine, BR [de]MultipleBR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]
2008Sport am Samstag (BR)TV Magazine, BR [de]Peter Weber [1]BR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]
2007querTV Magazine, BR [de]MultipleBR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]
2007Sport am Samstag (BR)TV Magazine, BR [de]Peter Weber [1]BR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]
2006Sport am Samstag (BR)TV Magazine, BR [de]MultipleBR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]
2006querTV Magazine, BR [de]zuständige/r Redakteur/inBR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]
2005Sport am Samstag (BR)TV Magazine, BR [de]Peter Weber [1]BR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]

Fictional projects as camera operator

YearTitleGenreSteadicam operatorProducerComment
2021Der Räuber HotzenplotzFeature FilmAlex FördererClaussen+Putz Filmproduktion GmbH (formerly Claussen+Wöbke+Putz)
2021Zurück aufs Eis (WT)TV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Construction Filmproduktion GmbH
2019Breaking EvenTV Series, ZDFneo [de]Alex FördererNEUESUPER GmbH
2019Pan TauTV Series, MDR [de], WDR [de]MultipleTraffix Entertainment GmbH [de]
2019HindafingTV Series, BR [de]Alex FördererNEUESUPER GmbH
2018Reiterhof Wildenstein - Kampf um JacomoTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]MultipleNeue Bioskop Television GmbH
2018Reiterhof Wildenstein - Die PferdeflüsterinTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]MultipleNeue Bioskop Television GmbH

Advertising/Image/Music videos as camera operator

YearTitleGenreSteadicam operatorProducerComment
2014Charmant Comfort Plus - Wahren Brillen-Komfort erleben
Highspeed OP
Corporate FilmDojo Digital GmbHHighspeed OP

Fictional projects as steadicam operator

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2022Paradise (WT)
A-Cam
TV Movie, NetflixBoris KunzNEUESUPER GmbHA-Cam
2021Luden (WT)TV Series, Amazon Prime VideoMultipleNEUESUPER GmbH
2021Der Räuber HotzenplotzFeature FilmMichael KrummenacherClaussen+Putz Filmproduktion GmbH (formerly Claussen+Wöbke+Putz)
2021Tatort - FlashTV-Movie (Series), BR [de]Andreas KleinertTellux Film GmbH
2021Lauf (WT)Short FilmThanky HamutenyaFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]
2021Almost Home (WT)Short FilmNils KellerLe Hof Media GmbH
2020Polizeiruf 110 - Frau Schrödingers KatzeTV-Movie (Series), BR [de]Oliver HaffnerGeißendörfer Pictures GmbH [de]
2020Mich hat keiner gefragtTV Movie, ZDF [de]Nico SommerSynergy Film GmbH [de]
2020Die ChefinTV Series, ORF [at], SRF [ch], ZDF [de]MultipleNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH
2019Breaking EvenTV Series, ZDFneo [de]Boris KunzNEUESUPER GmbH
2019Pan TauTV Series, MDR [de], WDR [de]MultipleTraffix Entertainment GmbH [de]
2019HindafingTV Series, BR [de]Boris KunzNEUESUPER GmbH
2018Reiterhof Wildenstein - Die Pferdeflüsterin
Steadicam OP / 2nd Unit Cam OP
TV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Vivian NaefeNeue Bioskop Television GmbHSteadicam OP / 2nd Unit Cam OP
2018Reiterhof Wildenstein - Kampf um JacomoTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Vivian NaefeNeue Bioskop Television GmbH
2018Schwarzwälder KirschShort FilmCaroline WürttembergerHeartwork Productions
2016Do not CallShort FilmCaroline WürttembergerHeartwork Productions

Advertising/Image/Music videos as steadicam operator

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2021Merz Pharma - #myattitudeCommercialDaniel FriedlAvantgarde Gesellschaft für Kommunikation mbH [de]
2021Aldi - #ElternheldenCommercialRomain Quirot27 Kilometer Entertainment GmbH
2020Fujitsu x Any Di - Business WomenCommercialDaniel VogelmannHertz6 GmbH (vormals Workflow Films)
2020Adidas x FCB - Ready For The MissionCommercialSebastian KortmannFernsicht Produktion, Ronald Michalk [de]
2018Audi - e-Tron. Footage (WT)CommercialXenia GerhardtKG Media Factory
2018Der Bulle und das Biest (WT)Opener, SAT.1Alexander KrauseProSiebenSat.1 Digital GmbH [de]
2018Audi - The Heritage CollectionCommercialPhuong HerzerDojo Digital GmbH
2018L'Osteria - La FamigliaCorporate FilmHorst Czenskowskial Dente Entertainment
2018ZF Lemförder - Image 2018Corporate FilmMicheel NwaisserFrankfurt-Film GmbH [de]
2017Lufthansa - FC Bayern. Pressekonferenz (Internetfilm)CommercialHorst CzenskowskiKolle Rebbe GmbH [de]
2017HSE - Fitnessgeräte (WT)CommercialAlen ZilicCinecolours TV GmbH [de]
2017Lesara - #SchnäppchenfindenCommercialHorst CzenskowskiPixelschickeria GmbH & Co. KG [de]
2017Discovery - Deutsche Fußball Liga 17/18
Steadicam OP / DOP
TeaserHorst CzenskowskiSeeblick Media OHG [de]Steadicam OP / DOP
2017Cushman & Wakefield - Denisstraße 2CommercialDaniel SommerMelville Brand Design [de]
2017Airbus Helicopter - Image (WT)Industrial VideoNick GolükeNglow Film And New Media GmbH
2017Jacobi Gebäude Service Management - ImageCorporate FilmThomas VeitNglow Film And New Media GmbH
2017SAP Global - SAP und FC Bayern München. Das perfekte Team.CommercialJan LitzingerDojo Digital GmbH
2017Audi - Der TraumCommercialPhuong HerzerDojo Digital GmbH
2016Lichtzentrale - LichtverliebtCorporate FilmMoritz ElnriederVisense
2013ON Shoes – Ben AllenCommercialMoritz GarhammerAestivation Entertainment GbR

Shows/Live/Events as steadicam operator

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2021O2 Priority Concert - Behind the Beat Elif (Livestream)Concert RecordingMultiple100BlackDolphins [de]

Fictional projects in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2022Paradise (WT)TV Movie, NetflixBoris KunzNEUESUPER GmbHARRI trinity operator
2020BiohackersTV Series, NetflixMultipleClaussen+Putz Filmproduktion GmbH (formerly Claussen+Wöbke+Putz)2nd unit dop
2019Breaking EvenTV Series, ZDFneo [de]Boris KunzNEUESUPER GmbH2nd unit dop
2019HindafingTV Series, BR [de]Boris KunzNEUESUPER GmbH2nd unit dop
2018Reiterhof Wildenstein - Die PferdeflüsterinTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Vivian NaefeNeue Bioskop Television GmbH2nd unit dop
2003Mörderischer Plan (WT)TV MovieRaoul W. HeimrichTseto-Film Produktions-GmbH [de]production sound mixer

Advertising/Image/Music videos in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2021Interwetten - EM KampagneCommercialAlex FördererSports and Media GmbH [de]director
2021Alacaya - OceanMusic VideoAlex FördererAlex Förderer Produktion [de]director
2021Interwetten - EM KampagneCommercialAlex FördererSports and Media GmbH [de]director
2019Evoc - Road Bike EscapeCommercialAlex FördererAlex Förderer Produktion [de]director
2017H&N - Produkt 2017Industrial VideoJuni ThalmannPommesblauweiss - Mauler, Schöttler, Thalmann GbR [de]highspeed operator
2017Evalu - Truly personalized coaching for runnersCommercialAlex FördererAlex Förderer Produktion [de]gimbal system operator
2017Evalu - Truly personalized coaching for runnersCommercialAlex FördererAlex Förderer Produktion [de]director Regie / Editor / DOP
2017Prinoth - HuskyCorporate FilmJulia Haas [1]Nglow Film And New Media GmbHgimbal system operator
2016Audi AG - FCB Basketball. GardaseeEvent DocumentaryJulia Haas [1]Nglow Film And New Media GmbHeditor DOP
2016Hotel Zürserhof - ImageCorporate FilmNick GolükeNglow Film And New Media GmbHeditor Editor / DOP
2016Zürs am Arlberg - Skigebiet LechCorporate FilmNick GolükeNglow Film And New Media GmbHeditor Editor / DOP
2016Hotel Zürserhof - ImageCorporate FilmNick GolükeNglow Film And New Media GmbHgimbal system operator
2015Petuel Apart HotelsCorporate SeriesNick GolükeNglow Film And New Media GmbHeditor Editor / DOP
2012XO - lution. Perfect Day (WT)Corporate FilmAlex FördererPascher+Heinz [de]director

Non-fictional projects in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2018Lufthansa - ReDesignShort DocumentaryMultipleDaniel Sommer Produktion [de]director
2007100.000 für ein Halleluja - Jugendliche auf dem KirchentagReport, RTL [de]Ralph DurchleuchterRainer Mölter Filmproduktions AGeng camera
2005Hier und Heute - Ninas Wiesn Premiere (WT)Report (series)Ralph DurchleuchterWDR - Westdeutscher Rundfunk [de]2nd unit dop

Awards

YearAward
201913th Street SHOCKING SHORTS Award - TOP 10
2018IF-DESIGN Award
2018RED DOT Award
2017German Design Award
201713th Street SHOCKING SHORTS Award - TOP 10
2016Art & Tour Festival - WINNER
2016Made in Corporate Innovation Award - WINNER
2016Copenhagen Filmfest
2016Czech Tourism Award - Special Mention
2015A Design Award
2015Fashionclash Festival
2015International Fashion Film Exellence
2015La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival
2014London Fashion Film Festival
2014Mercedes-Benz Bokeh - Official Selection
2012NIKE "The Chosen" - WINNER WORLD WIDE

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish German
Experience abroadCentral Europe: Austria, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Switzerland
North Africa: Morocco
North America: USA
Northern Europe: Norway, Sweden
East Asia: Japan, South Korea
South Africa: Namibia
Southern Europe: Canary Islands, Italy, Portugal
Southeastern Europe: Greece
West Asia: Turkey
Western Europe: England, France, Ireland, United Kingdom
Special skillsSteadicam Operator / Owner
MK-V Omega Operator / Owner
Trinity Operator / Owner
Highspeed Operator
Own equipmentMK-V OMEGA AR
(ROTATING HEAD FOR STEADICAM)

ARRI TRINITY
NODO WHEELS RDX FOR TRINITY

NODO WHEELS 3 wheel setup

STEADICAM:
BETZ TOOLS RIG SLED
STEADICAM VOLT UPGRADE

STEADICAM G70X ARM
STEADICAM EXO VEST
WALTER KLASSEN HARNEST

2X KENLAB GYRO KS4
EURO HARDMOUNT
50MM HARDMOUNT
MITCHELL HARDMOUNT
MAGLINER JUNIOR
RICKSHAW

WHEELS:
NODO INERTIA WHEELS

LENSE:
KOWA ANAMORPH 32MM / 50MM / 75 MM
SIGMA PL MOUNT 18-35 MM
TOKINA PL MOUNT 50-135 MM

MONITOR:
TRANSVIDEO CINE XSBL UHD 8
TRANSVIDEO CINE SBL HD 8
TRANSVIDEO RAINBOW SBL 7
2x TRANSVIDEO STARLIGHT 4

...and more...
Immediate working areaMunich
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Bavaria
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