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Jakob Gehrmann, director of photography, gaffer, Cologne
© Raphaela Selge
  • Director of photography
  • gaffer

Contact

Mobile+49 173 3526769
Phone+49 173 3526769
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    Known for

    Fictional movies as director of photography

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2023Herr Samba (WT)Short FilmAlex MelloCinemanegro [de]
    2022The NeighborShort FilmAsbirg NaranjoAndersona Films, Asbirg Naranjo [de]
    2020Outside the AquariumShort FilmAlex MelloCinemanegro [de]
    2019No Time to Take Care (WT)
    Amira
    Medium Length FilmPhilipp TheissKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]Amira
    2019Tatort - Das Team
    additional photography 1x Sony + 8x CCTV
    TV-Movie (Series), Degeto [de], WDR [de]Jan Georg SchütteDie Film GmbHadditional photography 1x Sony + 8x CCTV
    2018Facing Krampus
    Alexa
    Medium Length FilmRaphaela Selgeifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHAlexa
    2018The Man Who Was Not There
    Alexa
    Short FilmJulia Charakterifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHAlexa
    2018Qazi
    Alexa
    Independent Feature FilmAnil FastenauGehrmann, Hafner & Decristoforo Produktion [de]Alexa
    2018Atma
    additional photography
    Short FilmGovoi SrevirKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]additional photography
    2017Winter Days
    Alexa
    Short FilmRaphaela Selgeifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHAlexa
    2015Schattenspiel
    Alexa
    Short FilmRaphaela Selgeifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHAlexa
    2014FloresShort FilmAsbirg NaranjoAndersona Films, Asbirg Naranjo [de]

    Advertising/Image/Music videos as director of photography

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021Xehay - Recharge My SoulMusic VideoGovoi SrevirKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
    2020EESE - Unfold
    URSA
    Music VideoLucas DülligenLucas Dülligen Produktion [de]URSA
    2020Prezident - Jamais-vu
    URSA
    Music VideoMaxim DeanWhiskeyrapURSA
    2013Y-Titty feat. MC Fitti - Hashtag
    B-KAM
    Music VideoPesh RaminMK Productions GmbH (vormals: Kultframe GmbH) [de]B-KAM

    Shows/Live/Events as director of photography

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021AGF Videoforschung - X-Reach (Viewtime)
    additional photography
    Event RecordingMatthias SandmannTrias Audiovisuelle Unternehmenskommunikation mbHadditional photography

    Further projects as director of photography

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021Laufen lernenExperimental FilmLucas DülligenLucas Dülligen Produktion [de]
    2021Sense of BalanceVideo InstallationIris HoppeIris Hoppe Produktion [de]

    Non-fictional movies as gaffer

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2023The Lesbian Bar ProjectDocumentary Series, The Roku Channel [us]MultipleStink GmbH
    2021Flood
    16mm
    Short DocumentaryAlmourad AldeebKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]16mm

    Shows/Live/Events as gaffer

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021AGF Videoforschung - X-Reach (Viewtime)Event RecordingMatthias SandmannTrias Audiovisuelle Unternehmenskommunikation mbH

    Further projects as gaffer

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2019Wahn ist eine blinde Kuh
    Motiv Bauernhof
    Education/Training ProductionBoris MaximovKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]Motiv Bauernhof

    Fictional movies in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2023Kerl (WT)Short FilmMaximilian KarakatsanisKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]lighting technician / electrician
    2021BreakageShort FilmMaximilian KarakatsanisKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]additional electrician
    2020Trübe WolkenFeature FilmChristian Schäfer [2]Rabiatfilm GmbHadditional electrician
    2019How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast)TV Series, NetflixMultiplebtf GmbHadditional electrician
    2019UpstreamShort FilmMichel DulischKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]1st assistant camera 3 DT Arri Amira / Mini + MōVI Gimbal
    2019Was am Ende übrig bleibtShort FilmMatthias Atzingerifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHlighting technician / electrician
    2019Was wir wussten – Risiko PilleTV Movie, NDR [de]Isa PrahlWestside Filmproduktion GmbH [de]additional electrician 4DT Zusatz
    2019KroymannTV Series, ARD [de], RB - Radio Bremen TV [de]Multiplebtf GmbHadditional electrician
    2019LichtglasShort FilmMaximilian KarakatsanisBorislav Salatino Produktion [de]lighting technician / electrician
    2019Die SchützinShort FilmSimon BaucksKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]1st assistant camera Alexa Plus 4:3 2x Kowa anamorphic
    2019Die SchützinShort FilmSimon BaucksKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]lighting technician / electrician
    2018AtmaShort FilmGovoi SrevirKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]1st assistant camera Arri Alexa
    2018Der SchreiIndependent Feature FilmBünyamin Musulluifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHkey grip GF-Secondo
    2018Der König von KölnTV Movie, WDR [de]Richard HuberZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)lighting technician / electrician
    2018QaziIndependent Feature FilmMultipleGehrmann, Hafner & Decristoforo Produktion [de]director
    2017ApathieShort FilmMaximilian KarakatsanisMaximilian Karakatsanis Produktion [de]1st assistant camera Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro
    2017KroymannTV Series, ARD [de], RB - Radio Bremen TV [de]Multiplebtf GmbH1st assistant camera 1 DT Arri Amira
    2017Gute Arbeit Originals (Webserie)Series, funk [de]Multiplebtf GmbHlighting technician / electrician 3 DT
    2017Don't Touch Anything!Short FilmSamuel Pleitnerifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHlighting technician / electrician
    2017Don't tread on meShort FilmDaniel Kunkelifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHkey grip GF-Secondo

    Advertising/Image/Music videos in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021Tiflis Transit - DozeMusic VideoJulian PawelzikKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]1st assistant camera
    2015Landschaftsgärtner - Hoffnung? Zuversichtlich in die ZukunftCommercialNiki DrozdowskiCinema Ergo Sum Filmproduktion1st assistant camera 1 DT Red Epic Dragon
    2014Fiat - 500L. Petit BateauCommercialAchim Lippothnew.id filmproduktion gmbhlighting assistant
    2013Y-Titty feat. MC Fitti - HashtagMusic VideoPesh RaminMK Productions GmbH (vormals: Kultframe GmbH) [de]1st assistant camera Canon 5D Mk III, Sony FS700

    Non-fictional movies in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021Love, Deutschmarks and DeathDocumentary FeatureCem KayaFilmfaust GmbHlighting technician / electrician
    2018Die Story - Heimatland. Wer wollen wir sein?Documentary (Series), WDR [de]Multiplebtf GmbH1st assistant camera 1DT Arri Amira / Sony FS7 Ronin Gimbal
    2013Wildes Brasilien - Die Fluten des AmazonasDocumentary (Series), Servus TV [at]Christian BaumeisterLight & Shadow GmbH1st assistant camera Arri Alexa, Sony FS700 + AJA KiPro
    2013Wildes Brasilien - KüstenparadieseDocumentary (Series), Servus TV [at]Christian BaumeisterLight & Shadow GmbH1st assistant camera Arri Alexa, Red Epic, Phantom Miro
    2013Wildes Brasilien - Das wilde HerzDocumentary (Series), Servus TV [at]Christian BaumeisterLight & Shadow GmbH1st assistant camera Sony PDW 700, FS700 + AJA KiPro
    2013Wildes Brasilien - Der zerbrechliche WaldDocumentary (Series), Servus TV [at]Christian BaumeisterLight & Shadow GmbH1st assistant camera Arri Alexa, Red Epic

    Shows/Live/Events in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2019Lass dich überwachen! Die Prism is a Dancer ShowTV-Show, ZDF [de]Sebastian Teitgebtf GmbHlighting technician / electrician Einspieler
    2019Neo Magazin RoyaleTV-Show, ZDF [de], ZDFneo [de]Multiplebtf GmbHlighting technician / electrician Einspieler

    Further projects in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2017Das Fräulein und der BluesEducation/Training ProductionBünyamin Musulluifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHkey grip GF-Secondo
    2016AudacityEducation/Training ProductionDaniel Kunkelifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbH1st assistant camera Arri Alexa
    2015Sektor BA38Education/Training ProductionDaniel Kunkelifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbH1st assistant camera Arri Alexa
    2015Jawohlski und SchwarzEducation/Training ProductionJade Liifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHlighting technician / electrician
    2015PolymorphiaEducation/Training ProductionAndré Szardeningsifs Internationale Filmschule Köln gGmbHgrip
    2014FreundinnenWorkshop-ProductionMultipleAlanus Hochschule für Kunst und Gesellschaft [de]1st assistant camera

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2022QaziEthnoKino [ch]Award of RecognitionWinner
    2022QaziAQP Audiovisual y Cine Festival Arequipa [pe]Best Fiction FeatureWinner
    2022QaziRIFFA - Regina International Film Festival & Awards [ca]Best International FeatureNominated
    2022QaziIndčp En Tarn [fr]Best International FeatureWinner
    2022QaziOaxaca FilmFest [mx]Feature Spotlight AwardWinner
    2022QaziCalella Film Festival [es]Audience Award - Best FilmWinner
    2022QaziCalella Film Festival [es]Jury Award - Best FilmWinner
    2022QaziBogocine Festival de Cine de Bogotá [co]Círculo Precolombino de BronceWinner
    2022QaziFestival Int. de Cine de Calzada de Calatrava [es]Best FilmWinner
    2021QaziIndependent Days [de]Best Feature FilmNominated
    2021QaziFestival Int. du Film Indépendant SMR13 [fr]Best FeatureWinner

    Training

    Year 
    2015 to 2018IFS Internationale Filmschule Köln [de] (BA Film - Director of Photography)

    Basic data

    NationalityGerman
    LanguagesEnglishFrenchGermanPortugueseSpanish
    Experience abroadCentral Europe: Austria, Czech Republic, Switzerland
    South America: Brazil
    South Asia: Pakistan
    Southern Europe: Portugal, Spain
    Western Europe: Belgium, France
    Special skillsExperienced with most digital (Arri, Red, Blackmagic, Canon, Sony) und analogue super8 & 16mm film cameras (Arri, Krasnogorsk) and high speed cameras (Phantom, Keyence).
    Own equipmentReady to shoot camera, light & audio-equipment

    Cameras:
    Blackmagic URSA Mini Pro 4.6K (EF/PL) + Viewfinder, Batteries
    Canon EOS 6D

    Accessories:
    Sachtler FlowTech Tripod
    Easyrig Minimax
    ARRI Unit Bag Large + Tools
    7" Ultrabright Monitor

    Lenses:
    DZOFilm Pictor Zoom Set 20-55mm & 50-125mm (EF/PL)
    DZOFilm Vespid Prime 16mm (EF/PL)
    Diverse Canon EF still lenses
    Lensbaby Composer Pro II Tilt-shift lens (EF)

    Light:
    Aputure 300D & 600D
    -Soft boxes (Light Dome 2, Light Dome 150)
    -Fresnel for 300D
    -Spotlight mount 26° with gobos
    Amaran F22C LED Mat
    2x Aputure MC
    2x 650W fresnel
    1x1 BiColor soft light panel
    light stands
    reflectors
    bulbs


    Audio:
    Sennheiser MKE 416 boom microphone
    2x Tentacle Sync-E: Timecode-Sync
    2x Tentacle Track-E: Lavalier-microphones with 32bit-recorder
    LicencesB (car) [eu]
    Education3 month Pille Film Equipment Rental
    2015-18: BA Director of Photography at ifs, internationale filmschule köln
    Preferred place of workFiction / Non-Fiction / Music Video / Commercial
    Immediate working areaCologne
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
    Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Hamburg
    Associations