Benjamin Klein, gaffer, Vienna
  • Gaffer

Contact

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    Fictional projects as gaffer

    YearTitleGenreDirector of photographyProducerComment
    202115 Jahre (WT)Feature FilmDaniela KnappFour Minutes Filmproduktion GmbH [de]
    2021Sisi und ich (WT)Feature FilmThomas W. KiennastWalker+Worm Film GmbH & Co. KG [de]
    2021Tatort - Tor zur Hölle (WT)TV-Movie (Series), ORF [at]Martin GschlachtFilm27 Multimedia Produktions GmbH [at]
    2021Die Ibiza AffäreLimited series, Sky [de]Thomas W. KiennastW&B Television GmbH
    2020Im Netz der CamorraTV Movie (multi-part), Servus TV [at], ZDF [de]Thomas W. KiennastGood Friends Filmproduktions GmbH
    2019SchachnovelleFeature FilmThomas W. KiennastWalker+Worm Film GmbH & Co. KG [de]
    2019Tatort - Lass den Mond am Himmel stehnTV-Movie (Series), BR [de]Thomas W. KiennastBavaria Fiction GmbH
    2019MadisonFeature FilmStefan BieblDor Film West GmbH [de]
    2019CortexFeature FilmThomas W. KiennastPaloma Entertainment GmbH [de]
    2019Waren einmal RevoluzzerFeature FilmRobert OberrainerFreibeuterFilm GmbH [at]
    2018Ich war noch niemals in New YorkFeature FilmThomas W. KiennastUFA Fiction
    2017Gipsy QueenFeature FilmLukas GnaigerDor Film West GmbH [de]
    2017The Last Party of Your LifeFeature FilmThomas W. KiennastGebhardt Productions GmbH
    2017Tatort - Die FaustTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], ORF [at]Thomas W. Kiennaste&a film GmbH
    2016Three Days in QuiberonFeature FilmThomas W. KiennastRohfilm Factory GmbH
    2016GladbeckTV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Armin FranzenZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KG
    2016Tatort - WehrlosTV-Movie (Series), ORF [at]Thomas W. KiennastGebhardt Productions GmbH
    2015Maximilian and Marie de BourgogneTV Movie (multi-part), ORF [at], ZDF [de]Thomas W. KiennastMR-Film Kurt Mrkwicka Ges.m.b.H. / MR TV-FILM Produktions GmbH & Co KG [at]
    2015The Bloom of YesterdayFeature FilmMultipleFour Minutes Filmproduktion GmbH [de]
    2014Landkrimi - Wenn du wüsstest wie schön es hier istTV-Movie (Series), ORF [at]Thomas W. KiennastGraf Filmproduktion GmbH

    Fictional projects in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2011Das Pferd auf dem BalkonFeature FilmHüseyin TabakMINI FILM Filmproduktions KEG [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2011Das GedichtIndie Feature FilmAlexander TrejoFilmakademie Wien [at]director of photography
    20103faltigFeature FilmHarald SicheritzMR-Film Kurt Mrkwicka Ges.m.b.H. / MR TV-FILM Produktions GmbH & Co KG [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2010The Girl at the Bottom of the SeaTV Movie, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Ben VerbongProducers at Work GmbHlighting technician / electrician
    2009Jud Süß - Film ohne GewissenFeature FilmOskar RoehlerFilm AG Produktions GmbH (formerly Novotny & Novotny) [at]best boy
    2009In Another LifeFeature Film, ORF [at]Elisabeth ScharangEpo-Film Produktionsges.m.b.H. [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2009Seine Mutter und ichTV Movie, ORF [at]Wolfgang MurnbergerMR-Film Kurt Mrkwicka Ges.m.b.H. / MR TV-FILM Produktions GmbH & Co KG [at]best boy
    2009MarieShort FilmBernadette WeigelFilmakademie Wien [at]additional electrician
    2009Spaß mit HaseShort FilmJudith ZdesarFilmakademie Wien [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2008Gespenster der VergangenheitShort FilmAlexandra SchneiderFilmakademie Wien [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2008Mein Herz kehrt heim ins ZillertalTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Siegi JonasCouchkino GmbH [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2008Kaninchen & Co. und ein doppeltes GlückTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Stefan JonasCouchkino GmbH [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2008Das Geheimnis der WolfsklammTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Siegi JonasCouchkino GmbH [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2008CouplesShort FilmC.B. YiFilmakademie Wien [at]director of photography
    2007RiminiFeature FilmPeter JaitzFilmakademie Wien [at]additional electrician
    2007The DogShort FilmAlexander TrejoFilmakademie Wien [at]director of photography
    2007The ReunionShort FilmKatharina MücksteinFilmakademie Wien [at]director of photography
    2006I Want To Stay Where I Have Never BeenShort FilmLibertad HacklFilmakademie Wien [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2006Krankheit der JugendFeature FilmMultipleFilmakademie Wien [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2006Fabula MachinaeShort FilmStefan PolasekFilmakademie Wien [at]lighting technician / electrician

    Advertising/Image/Music videos in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2013Die Werkstürmer - Handy aus!CommercialAndreas SchmiedFilm AG Produktions GmbH (formerly Novotny & Novotny) [at]director of photography
    2011Kraft Foods. Philladelphia - Classic, Kräuter, Milka (L.W.B.)CommercialThomas MarschallZone Media GesmbH [at]director of photography
    2010tele.ring - HSV HandySonderVerkaufCommercialSven BollingerSeven Production GmbH [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2009Henkel CEE - Pril, Breef (für Türkei) (WT)CommercialMeints und WeissFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2009XXXLutz - 10 Jahre Familie PutzCommercialHarald SicheritzFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2009tele.ring - Xmas 09CommercialSven BollingerSeven Production GmbH [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2008Nova Griechenland - Savvas (Euro '08)CommercialBabis MakridisFilm Factory GmbHlighting technician / electrician
    2008ORF Enterprise - Fußball Challenge 08Commercial, ORF [at]Alexander TrejoORF Enterprise GmbH & Co KG [at]director of photography
    2008Henkel Bref - DiverCommercialMultipleFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2008Henkel Perwoll - Wool PartyCommercialMultipleFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2008Henkel Clin - PurCommercialMultipleFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2008XXXLutz - GeburtagsverkehrCommercialHarald SicheritzFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2008XXXLutz - BossanovaCommercialHarald SicheritzFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2008XXXLutz - Himmlische WeihnachtsgeschenkeCommercialHarald SicheritzFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2008XXXLutz - Dinner 4 OmiCommercialHarald SicheritzFilm Factory GmbHbest boy
    2008tele.ring - MückeCommercialFlorian KehrerSeven Production GmbH [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2008CS Hospiz Rennweg - GottCommercialSascha KöllnreitnerFilmhaus Wien Universa GmbH [at]lighting technician / electrician
    2003BMW Compact - MontoyaCommercialOlivier VenturiniTempomedia Filmproduktion GmbHbest boy
    2003One Mobil - Business (5 Spots)CommercialChristopher SchierNeue Sentimental Film GmbH [de]best boy

    Non-fictional projects in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2011Tiradija (WT)DocumentaryBela LukacFilmakademie Wien [at]director of photography

    Shows/Live/Events in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2008Dorfers DonnerstalkTV-Show, ORF [at]David Schalkoe&a film GmbHlighting technician / electrician

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2009The DogKodak Film School Competion [uk]KameraWinner
    2009The ReunionInt. Filmfestival der Filmakademie WienKameraWinner

    Basic data

    LanguagesEnglish French German
    Experience abroadEastern Europe: Czech Republic, Hungary, Latvia, Rumania, Slovakia, Ukraine
    Southern Europe: Croatia, Italy
    Western Europe: Austria, France, Germany, Switzerland
    LicencesB (car) [eu], C (truck > 3,5 t) [eu]
    EducationUniversity of Vienna (Filmacademy) - Camera
    Immediate working areaVienna
    1st residence (federal state or country)Austria - Vienna