Michael Praun, director of photography, steadicam operator, camera operator, Munich
  • director of photography (13)
  • steadicam operator (62)
  • camera operator (36)
Born on 28.07.1964 in München (54 Years)

Contact

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

Projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
2017Golden Race - Gmunden BasketballCommercialFederico DrevesWerbefilm Schweiz AG [ch]
2017Verpiss Dich, Schneewittchen!Feature FilmCüneyt KayaConstantin Film [de]4 Drehtage - zusätzliche Scenen
2013A Wishing TreeFeature FilmAnkie LauLau Film International GmbH [de]München
2011Hubert und StallerTV Series, ARD [de], BR [de], Degeto [de], MDR [de]Oliver MielkeEntertainment Factory GmbH
2011Toni Costa - Kommissar auf Ibiza: KüchenkunstTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Peter SämannZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KG
2011Lebe dein LebenTV Movie, ARD [de]Peter SämannTivoli Film Produktion GmbH
2010Der WinzerkriegTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Peter SämannZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KGSteadicam
2008Fannie - How To Loose YouMusic VideoFritz BöhmToccata Film [de]
2007Gismo - Dani AlbrightMusic VideoMax NüchternMaxScene Entertainment GmbH
2007Deutsche Bahn - DB-NetzCorporate FilmStephan Boehme de MarcoBewegte Bilder Medien GmbHauch Steadicam
20062030 - Aufstand der AltenTV Movie (multi-part), ZDF [de]Jörg LühdorffZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KG6 Drehtage Spanien
2006Trick or TreatShort FilmMax NüchternBerg und Tal Film
2005MoonmanShort Film, BR [de], KiKA Kinderkanal [de]Fritz BöhmToccata Film [de]Kamera + Steadicam

Projects as steadicam operator

YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
2018SweetheartsFeature FilmKaroline HerfurthHellinger / Doll Filmproduktion GmbHB-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
2017Apassionata - EquilaCommercialBrett SullivanSterntaucher Filmproduktion2 shooting days
2017Tipico - Erfahre FussballCommercialMultipleBigfish Filmproduktion GmbH3 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
2017Gillette World Cup 2018 - Thomas MüllerCommercialKarim Huu DoShotz Production Service1 shooting day
2017Porsche - SoultrainCommercialKnut BurgdorfHochkant Film2 shooting days
2016IBM - FoundationCommercialNorbert VanderBlack Pearl Film GmbH [de]2 shooting days/ ALEXA 65
2016GiftTV Movie, BR [de], Degeto [de], SWR [de]Daniel HarrichDiwa-Film GmbH24 shooting days
2016Open Grid Europe - Die Zukunft wartet nicht!Image FilmPatrick SchlosserFilmunique Medienproduktion GmbH2 shooting days
2016EuphoriaFeature FilmLisa LangsethB-Reel Films (BRF) [se/us/uk]1 shooting day
2016Marie fängt Feuer II - 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
2015Tipico - Ein Hoch auf neue und bewährte PartnerschaftenCommercialMilko SnijdersThose Silly Men, Milko Snijders
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

Projects as camera operator

YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
2018SweetheartsFeature FilmKaroline HerfurthHellinger / Doll Filmproduktion GmbHB-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
2012Right Guard Deo - KickerCommercialBarton LandsmanRadicalMedia LLC [de]
2012Mercedes-Benz A-Klasse - Hunger (EM-Kampagne)CommercialAlex & LianeTempomedia Filmproduktion GmbH
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 GmbH2. 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
2007T-Com - LimitlessCommercialTarsem SinghRadicalMedia LLC [de]Camera Operator Munich
2007Kommissar Süden - Das Geheimnis der KöniginTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Martin EnlenMOOVIE GmbHB-Cam Operator/ Steadicam 10 days

Film projects in other capacities

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.H1st 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 StarkH & V Entertainment GmbH (formerly Hofmann & Voges Entertainment GmbH)1st assistant camera
1999Ne günstige GelegenheitFeature FilmGernot RollLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbH1st assistant camera
1999Tach, Herr Dokter!Feature FilmGernot RollODEON TV1st 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 HaratherH & V Entertainment GmbH (formerly Hofmann & Voges 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 GmbHclapper/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

Film awards

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

Basic data

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