Michael Praun, director of photography, steadicam operator, camera operator, Munich
©AchimSchäfer
  • Director of photography
  • steadicam operator
  • camera operator
Born on 28.07.1964 in München (56 Years)

Contact

Clemensstr. 7080796  MünchenGermany
Mobile+49 172 9715542
Phone+49 89 3003763
Fax+49 89 30600087

Fictional projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019Meister des Todes 2TV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de], RBB [de], SR [de], SWR [de]Daniel HarrichDiwa-Film GmbH
2017Verpiss Dich, Schneewittchen!Feature FilmCüneyt KayaConstantin Film [de]4 days of shooting - additional scenes
2013A Wishing TreeFeature FilmAnkie LauLau Film International GmbH [de]also Steadicam
2011Hubert und StallerTV Series, ARD [de], BR [de], Degeto [de], MDR [de]Oliver MielkeEntertainment Factory GmbHalso Steadicam
2011Toni Costa - Kommissar auf Ibiza: KüchenkunstTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Peter SämannZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KGalso Steadicam
2011Lebe dein LebenTV Movie, ARD [de]Peter SämannTivoli Film Produktion GmbHalso Steadicam
2010Der WinzerkriegTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Peter SämannZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KGalso Steadicam
20062030 - Aufstand der AltenTV Movie (multi-part), ZDF [de]Jörg LühdorffZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KG6 days of shooting/ Spanien
2006Trick or TreatShort FilmMax NüchternBerg und Tal Film
2005MoonmanShort Film, BR [de], KiKA Kinderkanal [de]Fritz BöhmToccata Film [de]also Steadicam

Advertising/Image/Music videos as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2017Golden Race - Gmunden Basketball (NOT RELEASED) (WT)CommercialFederico DrevesWerbefilm Schweiz AG [ch]
2008Fannie - How To Loose YouMusic VideoFritz BöhmToccata Film [de]also Steadicam
2007Gismo - Dani AlbrightMusic VideoMax NüchternMaxScene Entertainment GmbHalso Steadicam
2007Deutsche Bahn - DB-NetzIndustrial VideoStephan Boehme de MarcoBewegte Bilder Medien GmbHauch Steadicam

Fictional projects as steadicam operator

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2018SweetheartsFeature FilmKaroline HerfurthHellinger / Doll FilmproduktionB-Cam/ 41 shooting days/ ARRI TRINITY
2018Saat des TerrorsTV Movie, ARD [de], BR [de], Degeto [de], RBB [de], SR [de], SWR [de]Daniel HarrichDiwa-Film GmbHA-Cam/ 20 shooting days/ ARRI TRINITY
2018Charlie's AngelsFeature FilmElizabeth BanksBrownstone Productions [us]Trinity Operator for 5 shooting days
2017Kommissarin Lucas - Das UrteilTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Nils WillbrandtOlga Film GmbH1 shooting day
2017BrechtTV Movie (multi-part), arte, BR [de], SWR [de], WDR [de]Dr. Heinrich BreloerBavaria Filmproduktion GmbH Köln [de]A-Cam/ 43 shooting days
2016GiftTV Movie, BR [de], Degeto [de], SWR [de]Daniel HarrichDiwa-Film GmbH24 shooting days
2016EuphoriaFeature FilmLisa LangsethB-Reel Films (BRF) [se/us/uk]1 shooting day
2016Marie fängt Feuer - Vater sein dagegen sehrTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Edzard OnnekenW&B Television GmbH & Co. KG2 shooting days
2015Kommissar PaschaTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Sascha BiglerTV60Filmproduktion GmbH3 shooting days
2015HomelandTV Series, Showtime [us]MultipleFox 21 [us]2 shooting days
2015RenegadesFeature FilmSteven QualeEuropaCorp [fr]2. Unit/ A-Cam/ 26 shooting days
2014Ellas EntscheidungTV Movie, ZDF [de]Brigitte Maria BerteleReal Film Berlin GmbH1 shooting day
2014Lena Lorenz - Willkommen im LebenTV-Movie (Series), ORF [at], ZDF [de]Michael KreindlZieglerfilm München GmbH1 shooting day
2014Merchants Of DeathTV Movie, ARD [de], BR [de], Degeto [de], SWR [de]Daniel HarrichDiwa-Film GmbHA-Cam/ 25 shooting days
2012GrenzgangTV Movie, WDR [de]Brigitte Maria BerteleteamWorx Television & Film GmbH [de]2 shooting days
2012Home from Home - Chronicle of a VisionFeature FilmEdgar ReitzEdgar Reitz Filmproduktion GmbH [de]A-Cam/ 69 shooting days/ CinemaScope
2011SOKO KitzbühelTV Series, ORF [at], ZDF [de]MultipleBeo Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH [at]2 Drehtage
2011Die kleine LadyTV Movie, ORF [at], ZDF [de]Gernot RollLotus-Film GmbH [at]A-Cam/ 24 shooting days
2011Hubert und StallerTV Series, ARD [de], BR [de], Degeto [de], MDR [de]Oliver MielkeEntertainment Factory GmbH7 shooting days
2010Der Mann mit dem FagottTV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de], ORF [at]Miguel AlexandreZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KGNachdreh 2011

Fictional projects as camera operator

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019HomelandTV Series, Showtime [us]MultipleFox 21 [us]additional operator
2018SweetheartsFeature FilmKaroline HerfurthHellinger / Doll FilmproduktionB-Cam Operator/ 41 days
2018Saat des TerrorsTV Movie, ARD [de], BR [de], Degeto [de], RBB [de], SR [de], SWR [de]Daniel HarrichDiwa-Film GmbHA-Cam Operator/ 20 days
2018The Girl in the Spider's WebFeature FilmFede AlvarezThe Cantillon Company [us]2. Unit/ B-Cam/ 1 day
2017BrechtTV Movie (multi-part), arte, BR [de], SWR [de], WDR [de]Dr. Heinrich BreloerBavaria Filmproduktion GmbH Köln [de]A-Camera Operator/ 43 days
2015A Cure For WellnessFeature FilmGore VerbinskiBlind Wink Productions [us]additional Operator/ 2 days
2015HomelandTV Series, Showtime [us]MultipleFox 21 [us]C-Cam Operator/ 24 days
2015RenegadesFeature FilmSteven QualeEuropaCorp [fr]2. Unit A-Camera Operator/ 25 days
2014Point BreakFeature FilmEricson CoreAlcon Entertainment [us]B-Camera Operator - Specialty Unit
2013Filmfestspiele Venedig - Kafka geht ins Kino (Jubiläumsbeitrag)Short FilmEdgar ReitzEdgar Reitz Filmproduktion GmbH [de]
2013The Book ThiefFeature FilmBrian PercivalZwanzigste Babelsberg Film GmbHVFX 2 days
2012GeorgeTV Movie, SWR [de]Joachim A. LangteamWorx Television & Film GmbH [de]2 days
2012Home from Home - Chronicle of a VisionFeature FilmEdgar ReitzEdgar Reitz Filmproduktion GmbH [de]A-Cam Operator/ 69 days
2010The Three Musketeers (3D)Feature FilmPaul W.S. AndersonConstantin Film [de]B-Camera Operator/ 69 days/ 3D
2009Freche Mädchen 2Feature FilmUte WielandCollina Filmproduktion GmbH [de]2. Unit DP/ B-Cam Operator 1. Unit
2008Die JahrhundertlawineTV Movie, RTLJörg LühdorffBavaria Pictures GmbH [de]B-Cam Operator/ Steadicam 30 days
2008Ein Dorf schweigtTV Movie, ZDF [de]Martin EnlenMedienkontor Movie GmbH (formerly MedienKontor) [de]B-Cam Operator/ 3 days
2007Kommissar Süden - Das Geheimnis der KöniginTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Martin EnlenMOOVIE GmbHB-Cam Operator/ Steadicam 10 days
2007Die Buddenbrooks - Ein Geschäft von einiger GrößeFeature Film, ARD [de], WDR [de]Dr. Heinrich BreloerBavaria Film GmbH [de]A-Cam Operator 70 days
2006Kein Bund fürs LebenFeature FilmGranz HenmanWiedemann & Berg Film GmbHA-Cam Operator

Advertising/Image/Music videos as camera operator

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2012Right Guard Deo - KickerCommercialBarton LandsmanRadicalMedia [de]
2012Mercedes-Benz A-Klasse - Hunger (EM-Kampagne)CommercialAlex & LianeTempomedia Filmproduktion GmbH
2007T-Com - LimitlessCommercialTarsem SinghRadicalMedia [de]Camera Operator Munich
2005T-Com - Stadion (FC Bayern)CommercialMarkus BlunderBakery Films Filmproduktion GmbH [de]Steadicam Operator/ Helicopter/Super 35
2005T-Com - StartCommercialJohn BuchéErste Liebe Filmproduktion GmbH [de]Helikopter Operator

Fictional projects in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2008Die JahrhundertlawineTV Movie, RTLJörg LühdorffBavaria Pictures GmbH [de]2nd unit dop
2005Tatort - Außer GefechtTV-Movie (Series), BR [de]Friedemann FrommTV60Filmproduktion GmbH2nd unit dop 3 days
2004Arme MillionäreTV Series, RTLMultipleSanset Film & Fernsehproduktionen GmbH [de]2nd unit dop
2003Kleine SchwesterTV Movie, ZDF [de]Sabine DerflingerColonia Media Filmproduktion GmbH [de]2nd unit dop
2001Lettre d'une inconnueTV MovieJacques DeraySK-Film- und Fernsehproduktionsges.m.b.H [at]1st assistant camera
2001More Ants in the PantsFeature FilmGranz HenmanConstantin Film [de]2nd unit dop
2001Nowhere In AfricaFeature FilmCaroline LinkMTM Medien & Television München GmbH (formerly MTM Cineteve) [de]2nd unit dop
1999Das sündige MädchenTV Movie (multi-part)Christoph StarkOdeon Fiction GmbH (formerly H&V Entertainment GmbH)1st assistant camera
1999Ne günstige GelegenheitFeature FilmGernot RollLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbH1st assistant camera
1999Tach, Herr Dokter!Feature FilmGernot RollOdeon TV (merged into Odeon Fiction GmbH)1st assistant camera
1998Late ShowFeature FilmHelmut DietlDiana Film GmbH [de]1st assistant camera
1998Der LadenTV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de]Jo BaierManufactum Film- und Fernsehproduktion1st assistant camera
1997Ballermann 6Feature FilmMultipleConstantin Film [de]1st assistant camera
1997Christmas FeverFeature FilmPaul HaratherOdeon Fiction GmbH (formerly H&V Entertainment GmbH)1st assistant camera
1996Seven years in TibetFeature FilmJean-Jacques AnnaudMandalay Pictures [us]clapper/loader B-Cam Clapper-Loader
1994Maybe… Maybe NotFeature FilmSönke WortmannConstantin Film [de]clapper/loader
1994RadetzkymarschTV Movie (multi-part)Axel CortiSatel Film GmbH [at]clapper/loader
1993Hörigkeit des HerzensTV Movie, SAT.1 [de]Carlo RolaPhoenix Film Karlheinz Brunnemann GmbH & Co. Produktions KG [de]clapper/loader
1992Der SandmannFeature FilmEckhart SchmidtRaphaela Film GmbH [de]clapper/loader
1992Night Train to VeniceFeature FilmCarlo QuinterioTake Munich Filmproduktion GmbHclapper/loader

Advertising/Image/Music videos in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020Sky - Testimonial Campaign 2020 (WT)CommercialCharley StadlerOki Films GmbH & Co. KGARRI trinity operator

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2009MoonmanInt. Festival of Cinema & Technology [us]Beste KameraWinner

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish Italian Spanish
Education- Photographer
- Clapper Loader
- Focuspuller
- Camera Operator
- Steadicam Operator
- ARRI TRINITY Operator
Immediate working areaMunich
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Bavaria
Associations