Max Tsui, director, director of photography, Cologne
  • director (18)
  • director of photography (82)
Born 1979 in München (39 Years)

Contact

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Mobile+49 172 3782727
Phone+49 172 3782727

Showreel

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Projects as director

YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
2018Was? Das geht? - Let's talk digitalWeb MagazineMax TsuiUFA X (ehem. UFA LAB)
2018Waldemar Behn GmbH - Danzka VodkaCommercialMax Tsui4K Film Produktion (formerly Helmuth Weers Produktion)
2017Sennheiser - The inner VoiceCommercialMax Tsuicinecore Motion Pictures GmbH
2016World of Wolfram (Webserie)Series, Funk [de]Lutz Heineking, jr.Eitelsonnenschein GmbHco-director Episode 6/7
2014Ara Shoes AG - Frühling/Sommer KollektionCommercialMax TsuiCubic Studios GmbH [de]Director/D.o.P.
2014Sennheiser - Pushing you forwardCommercialMax TsuiUFA X (ehem. UFA LAB)Director/D.o.P.
2014Ara Shoes AG - Herbst/Winter KollektionCommercialMax TsuiCubic Studios GmbH [de]Director/D.o.P.
2014FujiFilm - My Photo DiaryCommercialMax Tsuicongaz visual media company GmbHDirector/D.o.P.
2014Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeSpec CommercialMax TsuiFH Fachhochschule Dortmund [de]Director/D.o.P.
2013dm / L'Oreàl - Alles glatt gegangen. Eren BektasCommercialMax Tsuicinecore Motion Pictures GmbHDirector/D.o.P.
2013Czubi - Station BB 17Music VideoMultipleSafepictures, Sascha Syndicus [de]Director/D.o.P.
2012Mazda 6 - Test DriveCommercialMax TsuiZEITSPRUNG COMMERCIAL GmbHDirector/D.o.P.
2012DORMA - Unternehmensfilm 2012Image FilmMax TsuiFerry Film GmbH [de]Director/D.o.P.
2011Katharina Walter - the force of balanceCommercialMax TsuiErich Flamme FilmproduktionDirector/D.o.P.
2010Giorgio Armani - MomentsSpec CommercialMax TsuiMPS Media Production Service GmbH & Co. KGDirector/D.o.P.
2008Nissan Micra - WendekreisCommercialMax TsuiTBWA Deutschland Holding GmbHDirector/D.o.P.
2008BZgA - Besser, sicher einlochen (Wettbewerbsbeitrag)CommercialMax TsuiFH Fachhochschule Dortmund [de]Director/D.o.P.
2007Absolut Vodka - In an Absolut World (Webfilm)CommercialMax TsuiTBWA Deutschland Holding GmbHDirector/D.o.P.

Projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
2018ScorpionFeature FilmMuhlisa AzizovaUzbekistan Youth Union [uz]
2018(Auftraggeber fehlt) - Leben und Arbeiten im RömerkastellImage FilmRolf Heilercinecore Motion Pictures GmbH
2018Was? Das geht? - Let's talk digitalWeb MagazineMax TsuiUFA X (ehem. UFA LAB)Director/DoP
2017Sennheiser - The inner VoiceCommercialMax Tsuicinecore Motion Pictures GmbHDirector/DoP
2017Primagas GmbH - Der KundenberaterImage FilmMultipleNeuartig
2017Er gehört zu mir...Short FilmMultipleJoseph DuMont Berufskolleg (JDBK) [de]
2016World of Wolfram (Webserie)Series, Funk [de]Lutz Heineking, jr.Eitelsonnenschein GmbHDoP Episode 5/6/7
2016Granu Fink - Prosta forte (Testimonial)CommercialArthur Heislercongaz visual media company GmbH
2016Targobank - Hier komme ich gerne hinCommercialAndreas Andènew.id filmproduktion gmbh
2016Markus Lüpertz malt das RuhrgebietDocumentaryJochem WahlZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)
2016Parookaville 2016 - AftermovieEvent DocumentaryBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbHHighspeed
2016Darth Maul - ApprenticeShort FilmShawn BuT7 ProductionDoP
2016Caravaning - Best Ager & FamilyCommercialFlorian MeimbergMesmerized Pictures
2015Puma - EvoSpeed SL. Marco Reus vs. Sergio AgüeroCommercialZak DavisSimon Says Media [de]
2015Philipp Dittberner - Das ist dein LebenMusic VideoBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbH
2015FC Gelsenkirchen-Schalke 04 E.V. - Unser SchalkeCommercialJonas HartungEitelsonnenschein GmbH
2015WDR - KurvenklängeMusic VideoBaris AladagWDR - Westdeutscher Rundfunk [de]
2015Axent - Axent One (Produktfilm)CommercialCharles BalsParasol Island GmbH [de]
2015Jean-Michel Jarre & Little Boots - IfMusic VideoBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbH
2014Clueso - Stadtrandlichter Live (DVD)Concert RecordingBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbH

Film projects in other capacities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2014CollideFeature FilmEran CreevyAutobahn Filmcamera operator Crash Cam Operator
2014Lufthansa - FanhansaCommercialKai SehrMarkenfilm Crossing GmbH (formerly BM8 GmbH) [de]camera operator
2014Missing TigerShort FilmDavid ZimmermannDavid Zimmermann Produktiongaffer
2013Flash GordoShort FilmAnette JadczakFH Fachhochschule Dortmund [de]gaffer
2012Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeSpec CommercialMax TsuiFH Fachhochschule Dortmund [de]editor
2012Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeSpec CommercialMax TsuiFH Fachhochschule Dortmund [de]screenwriter
2012Fruit FliesShort FilmBijan BenjaminKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]2nd unit dop
2012The Paragon CortexFeature FilmJohn KilkerWater Gap Pictures, John Kilker [us]gaffer
2011Mercedes-Benz - Classics - A Way Of Life (Internetspot)Image FilmIrina EndersfischerAppelt, play GmbH1st assistant camera
2011Skinscapes (Modefilm)Short FilmSandra Birknerbodycult tvgaffer RedCode RAW
2011Mercedes-Benz - Classics - A Way Of Life (Internetspot)Image FilmIrina EndersfischerAppelt, play GmbH2nd unit dop
2010Charité Berlin - Der RingerSpec CommercialKamilla KuczynskiKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]2nd unit dop
2009Allein der GedankeShort FilmAlexander KluthKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]gaffer RedCode RAW
2008Dima Richman - PapaMusic VideoDimitry RachmannJunge Medienkunst e.V.gaffer
2008World of Comedy - Die besten Comedians der Welt!TV-Event, RTLMultipleHurricane Fernsehproduktion GmbH [de]gaffer
2008Das GefängnisShort FilmRaluca-Maria Rusuifs Internationale Filmschule Köln GmbHgaffer S16mm
2007En PratiqueShort FilmBenjamin CantuFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]gaffer S16mm
2007La PralineShort FilmJean-Baptiste ChuatFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]gaffer S16mm
2007RoundsShort FilmStefan BünnigFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]gaffer S16mm
2007limpIDShort FilmLisa Violetta Gaßifs Internationale Filmschule Köln GmbHgaffer S16mm

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2018Sennheiser - The inner VoiceCannes Corporate Media & TV Awards [fr]Beste RegieWinner
2017World of Wolfram (Webserie)LA WebFest [us]Kamera ComedyNominated
2017World of Wolfram (Webserie)LA WebFest [us]VFX ComedyWinner
2015Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeAndy Award [us]Student Andy AwardWinner
2015Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeArt Directors Club GermanyFilm/ViralWinner
2015Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeYoung Director Award [fr]Test CommercialWinner
2010McDonald's - Mehr SMS geht nicht (Webfilm)McDonald´s SMS - ContestBester WerbespotWinner
2007Absolut Vodka - In an Absolut World (Webfilm)Very Short and Very Cheep Film Festival (VSVCFF)Best ShortNominated

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesCantonese (Basic knowledge), English (Fluent), German (Native speaker)
Experience abroadAntarctica: Antarctic
Middle East: United Arab Emirates
North Africa: Morocco
North America: USA
East Asia: China
Eastern Europe: Belarus, Czech Republic, Poland, Russia
South Africa: South Africa
Southern Europe: Croatia, Italy, Spain
Southeast Asia: Hongkong
Western Europe: Austria, England, France, Great Britain, Netherlands, Switzerland
Central Asia: Uzbekistan
LicencesC1 (truck < 3,5t <= 7,5t) [eu]
Immediate working areaCologne
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Dortmund, Hamburg, Hongkong, Leipzig, Los Angeles, Munich, New York, Stuttgart, Washington D. C.