Johannes Obermaier, director of photography, Munich
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  • Director of photography

Agency

BITE MANAGEMENT / Bernadette Graf (for commercial representation)
Phone+49 89 30667856

Contact

Mobile+49 176 96646901

    Known for

    Projects as director of photography

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    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2020Just One Last QuestionTV-Show, NetflixMarcel BehnkeZoo Agency4x Red Gemini
    2020Checker Tobi und der unsichtbare Schatz (WT)Documentary FeatureJohannes HonsellMegaherz GmbHARRI Alexa Mini
    2020Passionsspiele (WT)Documentary, arteAlexander SaranMegaherz GmbHARRI Alexa Mini
    2020UBS - Women in EconomicsImage SeriesThomas ElstnerZoo AgencyUrsa Mini Pro
    2019Bayern erleben - Die Rückkehr des Königs (2 Teile)Documentary (Series), BR [de]Alexander SaranMegaherz GmbHARRI Alexa Mini
    2019Sky - 1,5 Mio. Q KundenCommercialJulieOki Films GmbH & Co. KGARRI Alexa Mini
    2019UBS - Women in EconomicsImage SeriesThomas ElstnerZoo AgencyUrsa Mini Pro
    2018Lidl - Familie Härtel. Winfried undercover (6 Spots)CommercialFlorian FriedrichSchokolade Filmproduktion [de]ARRI Alexa Mini
    2018Schaebens - StimmungenCommercialAurelia KanetzkyZoo AgencyARRI Alexa Mini
    2018Microsoft - AxtrionCommercialKatharina WollGrabow & Bartetzko GmbH [de]ARRI Amira
    2018Die Erfindung BayernsDocu-Fiction Mini Series, BR [de]Alexander SaranMegaherz GmbHUrsa Mini Pro
    2018Die Story - Heimatland. Wer wollen wir sein?Documentary (Series), WDR [de]MultipleBtf GmbH [de]ARRI Amira
    2018Die Story im Ersten - Ungleichland. Wie aus Reichtum Macht wird (Mehrteiler & Webdoku)Documentary (Series), ARD [de], WDR [de]Michael SchmittBtf GmbH [de]Sony FS7
    2017Checker Tobi und das Geheimnis unseres PlanetenDocumentary FeatureMartin TischnerMegaherz GmbHARRI Alexa Mini / Anamorphic
    2017Jacqui & ChrizySeries PilotJulie KreuzerJulie Kreuzer Produktion [de]Sony FS7 / Cooke S2
    2017Media Markt - Philosophie BuchCorporate FilmKatharina WollGrabow & Bartetzko GmbH [de]Red Epic
    2017UBS - Nobel PerspectivesImage SeriesThomas ElstnerZoo AgencyUrsa Mini Pro
    2016Zattoo - Zimmerantenne, 20:15 Uhr, Kabelsalat, KnebelvertragCommercialMcqueenWho's Mcqueen Picture GmbHARRI Alexa Plus
    2016Microsoft - CSP-Hero 2016 (WT)CommercialSandro CannovaGrabow & Bartetzko GmbH [de]ARRI Amira
    2016SurkowDocumentaryArtem DemenokRussian Revival, Dmitry Davidenko [ru]Russland

    Film projects in other capacities

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    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2016Zaun an ZaunTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Peter GersinaYalla Productions GmbHcamera operator Vertretung 2DT
    2016Liebling, lass die Hühner freiTV-Movie (Series), Degeto [de], WDR [de]Oliver SchmitzUFA Fiction1st assistant camera ARRI Amira B-Cam
    2016Dota - Rennrad (WT)Music VideoJeanette Karstaedt'N Film, Filmproduktion Berlin GbR1st assistant camera Sony FS7
    2016Die Grünen - Etwas schaffen, das bleibtCommercialSimon OstermannPartizan GmbH [de]gaffer
    2016Die Grünen - Das kann sich mit schwarz doch keiner vorstellenCommercialSimon OstermannPartizan GmbH [de]gaffer
    2015Ugly & BlindFeature FilmTom LassSHPN3 Filmproduktion - Schuchert Scharpen GbR [de]1st assistant camera ARRI Amira
    2015Most beautiful DayFeature FilmFlorian David FitzPantaleon Films GmbH1st assistant camera ARRI Alexa M, 2x Hawk Anamorph, Zusatz
    2015MetalophobiaShort FilmDominik KuhnNiama-Film GmbH1st assistant camera Red Dragon 5K
    2015LoopingFeature FilmLeonie KrippendorffJost Hering Filmproduktion [de]1st assistant camera ARRI Alexa Plus
    2014Der NannyFeature FilmMatthias SchweighöferPantaleon Films GmbH1st assistant camera ARRI Alexa, 2x Hawk Anamorph, Zusatz
    2014Die SchlikkerfrauenTV Movie, SAT.1 [de]Uwe JansonUFA Fiction1st assistant camera ARRI Alexa / B-Kamera
    2014FerienFeature FilmBernadette KnollerBlikfilm GmbH [de]gaffer
    2014Alibi Agentur - Bei uns sind Ihre Geheimnisse sicher (ZDFneo TVLab 2014 - Wettbewerb)Series Pilot, ZDFneo [de]Erik SchmittUFA Serial Drama GmbHgaffer
    2014We are the TideFeature FilmSebastian HilgerAnna Wendt Filmproduktion GmbHrigging grip
    2014Payfriendz - Forget Cash. KimmyCommercialVitali GelwichSemjon Pitschugin Produktion1st assistant camera Red Epic
    2013P&G Aussie - Aussie AngelsCommercialDavid SchittekRPM - Revolutions Per Minute1st assistant camera
    2013I ForgottenShort FilmJakob MäselFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]gaffer
    2013Der Gast (WT)Short FilmChristian Johannes KochFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]gaffer
    2013SchmitkeIndie Feature FilmStepan AltrichterFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]gaffer 18 DT Tschechien, 7 DT Berlin
    2013AnderswoFeature FilmEster AmramiDirk Manthey Film [de]1st assistant camera ARRI Alexa Plus, Berlin

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2020Just One Last QuestionDeutsche Akademie für Fernsehen [de]Fernseh-UnterhaltungNominated
    2019Checker Tobi und das Geheimnis unseres PlanetenIndian Cine Film Festival [in]Best CinematographyWinner
    2019Checker Tobi und das Geheimnis unseres PlanetenQueen Palm International Film Festival [us]Best CinematographyWinner

    Basic data

    NationalityGerman
    LanguagesEnglish German
    Experience abroadAustralia and Oceania: Australia, Vanuatu
    Middle East: Israel
    North America: Greenland, USA
    East Asia: China
    Eastern Europe: Czech Republic, Russia
    Southern Europe: Italy, Spain
    Southeast Asia: Hongkong, India, Nepal, Taiwan
    Western Europe: Austria, France, Great Britain, Scotland, Switzerland
    Central Asia: Kyrgyzstan
    Special skillsWorldwide cinematographic experience, remote locations (rainforest, arctic, volcano, etc.), studio, handheld, large format, 35mm, 16mm, HDR, anamorphic, drone pilot and operator, high speed, car-2-car, car trailer
    Own equipmentPrivate car, DJI drone
    LicencesB (car) [eu]
    EducationCinematography diploma degree HFF Konrad Wolf / Film University Babelsberg
    Preferred place of workDocumentary and fiction for cinema and TV, Commercials, worldwide
    Immediate working areaMunich
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Bavaria
    Associations