Kalle Klein, director of photography, multicopter pilot, camera operator, Berlin
  • director of photography (25)
  • multicopter pilot (42)
  • camera operator (13)

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About Kalle Klein

Working for 25 years in commerical and feature films

Specialised in multicopter aerials (drone) since 2012
Full drone aerial service

Projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
2018Die Eifelpraxis 9 - Körper und Geist (WT)TV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Kerstin AhlrichsUFA FictionB-Kamera
2018Die Eifelpraxis 8 - Herzenssachen (WT)TV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Kerstin AhlrichsUFA FictionB-Kamera
2016JAZ Amsterdam - Hotel Opening PrankCommercialMultipleStink GmbH
2015Volkswagen E-Mobility - Enjoy The SilenceCommercialMarten PersielBigfish Filmproduktion GmbH
2015VW - Junge FahrerCommercialMyong-Hun OhMr. Bob Films GmbH
2014World Expo Milan 2015 - German Pavillon (WT)Video InstallationMarius WehrliImage Laundry [es]
2010SilhouettesFeature FilmLars KnorrnModern Love Productions [fr]
2010Konzerthaus Dortmund - Countdown OrchesterImage FilmFabian GrobeStink GmbH
2009IKEA - Billy, Inbus (2 TV-Spots)CommercialLieven Van BaelenCzar [de]
2009Die Superlehrer (Vorspann/ Indikativ)Title SequencePatrick SchürfeldStink GmbH
2008Klinik am Alex (Vorspann / Indikativ)Title SequencePatrick SchürfeldStink GmbH
2008Aim Of Design - Marlon BrandoMusic VideoAndreas MüheSchuhwerk Filmproduktion [de]
2008The Alpine - YouniverseMusic VideoSimon KringelExzess Berlin - Gesellschaft für Kommunikation und Popkultur mbh
2006Disco Ensemble - Black EuroMusic VideoZoran BihacSchuhwerk Filmproduktion [de]
2006Greenpeace - Greenpeace 2.0 (WT)CommercialAdrian KünzelACCA / Association Commerciale Cinéma Avantgarde [de]
2006Nissan Otti - Moms SupporterCommercialHirohashi EtoMarkenfilm GmbH & Co. KG
2005Volvo - Life on Board - Hong KongCommercialZoran BihacJO!SCHMID Filmproduktion GmbH
2005Ich sehe was, was du nicht siehstShort FilmAna ZirnerAna Zirner Produktion
2005Burger King - King Deal (Burgerbewegung, Burgernähe)CommercialRon EichhornDie Brüder Filmproduktion GmbH (vorm. Die Botschaft Filmproduktion) [de]
2005Deutscher Bundestag - Wahl 2005 - GästelisteCommercialJohannes von LiebensteinMedia Consulta TV & Filmproduktion GmbH [de]

Projects as multicopter pilot

YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
2018CounterpartTV Series, Starz [us]MultipleEinundvierzigste Babelsberg Film GmbH [de]
2018Villa EvaTV Movie, ARD [de], SR [de]Michi RieblProSaar Medienproduktion GmbH [de]
2018Die Drei von der Müllabfuhr - Baby an BordTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Bettina Schoeller-BoujuBavaria Fiction GmbH (formerly Bavaria Fernsehproduktion)
2018Dengler - Brennende Kälte (WT)TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Rick OstermannBavaria Fiction GmbH (formerly Bavaria Fernsehproduktion)
2018Get Lucky (WT)Feature FilmZiska Riemanndeutschfilm GmbHNachdreh - opening sequence
2018Herzkino.Märchen - Schneeweißchen und RosenrotTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Seyhan Derinsabotage films GmbH
2018SweetheartsFeature FilmKaroline HerfurthHellinger / Doll Filmproduktion GmbH
2018Herzkino.Märchen - Der FroschkönigTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Jeanette Wagnersabotage films GmbH
2018Die Heiland - Wir sind AnwaltTV Series, ARD [de]Bruno GrassOlga Film GmbH
2018Kommissarin Heller - HerzversagenTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Christiane BalthasarZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KG
2018Zersetzt - Ein Fall für Dr. AbelTV Movie, SAT.1 [de]Hansjörg ThurnBavaria Fiction GmbH (formerly Bavaria Fernsehproduktion)
2018Der KriminalistTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleH & V Entertainment GmbH (formerly Hofmann & Voges Entertainment GmbH)
2017Verliebt in MasurenTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Bruno GrassZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KG
2017Keine zweite ChanceTV Movie (multi-part), SAT.1 [de]Alexander DierbachAriane Krampe Filmproduktion
2017PastewkaTV Series, Amazon VideoMultipleBrainpool TV GmbH
2017The TypistTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleMOOVIE GmbH
2017Stralsund - Kein Weg zurückTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Florian FroschmayerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH
2017Echos einer Ära - Simon Rattle und die Berliner PhilharmonikerDocumentary, arteEric Schulz3B-Produktion GmbH - Büro für Bewegtes Bild [de]
2017DAB+ - So klar, als wär ich daCommercialRobin PolakCzar [de]
2017Telekom X Apple - Everyday ExplorersCommercialSimon VerhoevenCzar [de]

Film projects in other capacities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2018XBoxDach - State of Decay 2. Decaythlon RecapCommercialTim DrabandtKings & Kongs Filmproduktion [de]drone camera operator
2017Tatort - Déjà-vuTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], MDR [de]Dustin LooseW&B Television GmbH & Co. KGdrone camera operator
2017Penny - Marke & Mitarbeiter (Markenfilm)Image FilmLukas TielkeMr. Bob Films GmbH2nd unit dop
2016Telekom - Feel Connected All Over EuropeCommercialAleksander BachStink GmbHaerial camera operator
2015Morgen hör' ich aufTV Series, ZDF [de]Martin EiglerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHgimbal system operator
2013Ferrero Rocher - Goldene TV-Momente (Ostern)CommercialSimon VerhoevenCzar [de]1st assistant camera
2013Xing - Event, Verliebt in Berlin, Ein Traum, Zuhause arbeitenCommercialMultipleElement e Filmproduktion1st assistant camera
2013Uniqlo - Ultra Light Down (ULD)CommercialArnaud UyttenhoveBigfish Filmproduktion GmbH1st assistant camera
2013Zalando - Guys Talk (WT)CommercialBrian Lee HughesStink GmbH1st assistant camera
2013Santander Bank - A great day for an idea (WT)CommercialKevin ThomasCobblestone Filmproduktion GmbH1st assistant camera
2009Bruno Banani - Made for MenCommercialStephan HadjamBakery Films Filmproduktion GmbH1st assistant camera
2009Goethe!Feature FilmPhilipp Stölzldeutschfilm GmbH2nd unit dop
2009MasterCard - SleepersCommercialHadi (Hadi)Fiftyseven GmbH1st assistant camera
2009Deutsche Telekom - Grenzen gab´s gestern (Entertain, Shazam, Videoupload, Filme in HD...)CommercialJürgen BollmeyerCommunity Film GmbH [de]1st assistant camera
2009Renault Samsung Motors - SM5 More (Ko Hyun Jung)CommercialJong Won KimWatchmen Productions GmbH1st assistant camera
2008Württembergische - Entspannt wie Katja / Tom (2 Spots)CommercialMartin SchmidJO!SCHMID Filmproduktion GmbH1st assistant camera
2008Hitachi - All Around YouCommercialCharlie CraneKnucklehead [uk]1st assistant camera
2008Magnum - Royal TreatmentCommercialJoaquin Baca-AsayNeue Sentimental Film GmbH [de]1st assistant camera
2008Honda - Where do we put the line?CommercialPep BoschMissing Sparky [es]1st assistant camera
2008BMW - ErfahrungCommercialFabian GrobeStink GmbH1st assistant camera

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), French (Basic knowledge)
Experience abroadCentral America: Cuba
North America: USA
Northern Europe: Denmark, Sweden
East Africa: Seychelles
Eastern Europe: Bulgaria, Latvia, Poland
South Africa: South Africa
Southern Europe: Italy, Malta, Portugal
Southeast Asia: Hongkong, Taiwan
Western Europe: England, Ireland
Special skillsdrone pilot / aerial dop since 2012
Own equipmentfull drone production unit
LicencesC1 (truck < 3,5t <= 7,5t) [eu]
Education2011- Drone Pilot / aerial Dop /DoP
2005- Camera Operator
1996 15 years 1stAC commercials, feature film
1996-97 FGV Schmidle Camera Rental employee
1995-96 2ndAC feature film
1994-96 SFOF Berlin Filmschool
1993-94 Electronic Broadcast Assistant Sound HR, DW Frankfurt a.M.
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
2nd residence (where applicablen)Frankfurt Main
Associations