Paul Pallapies, electrician, best boy, gaffer, Cologne
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  • gaffer (32)

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    About Paul Pallapies

    Always searching for new challenges

    Projects as electrician

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    YearTitleGenreDirector of photographyProducerComment
    2019How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast)TV Series, NetflixMultiplebtf GmbHadditional electrician
    2019Hilfe, ich habe meine Freunde geschrumpft (WT)Feature FilmMarcus Kanterblue eyes Fiction GmbH & Co. KGadditional electrician
    2019Die Toten Hosen - Feiern im RegenMusic VideoMathias SchöninghKatapult Filmproduktion GmbH
    2019Lifta - Hobbykeller Cape6 (WT)CommercialMichael SchaffCape6 [de]
    2019Tatort - Niemals ohne mich (WT)TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Peter NixBavaria Fiction GmbH (formerly Bavaria Fernsehproduktion)additional electrician Vertretung 1 DT
    2019Neo Magazin RoyaleTV-Show, ZDF [de], ZDFneo [de]Joseph Strauchbtf GmbHRigging & div. Einspieler
    2019Jan Böhmermann und das RTO live im PalladiumMusic Video, WDR [de]btf GmbH
    2019Lass dich überwachen! Die Prism is a Dancer ShowTV-Show, ZDF [de]Joseph Strauchbtf GmbH
    2018How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast)TV Series, NetflixArmin Franzenbtf GmbHadditional electrician 15 DT
    2018Hotel Heidelberg - Wir sind die NeuenTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Benjamin F. WiegCalypso Entertainment GmbHadditional electrician Vorbau 1 Tag
    2018Lass dich überwachen! Die Prism is a Dancer ShowTV-Show, ZDF [de]Multiplebtf GmbHRigging beide Shows
    2018Berlin Alexanderplatz (WT)Feature FilmYoshi HeimrathSommerhaus Filmproduktion GmbH [de]additional electrician NRW
    2018Mamma Mila MeShort FilmAlexander PaucknerKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]1 DT
    2018Keiner schiebt uns wegTV Movie, ARD [de], WDR [de]Peter von HallerFilmpool-Fiction GmbHBest Boy Vertretung
    2018Neo Magazin RoyaleTV-Show, ZDF [de], ZDFneo [de]Sebastian Fred Schirmerbtf GmbHRigging, Einspieler, Gastspiel Dresden
    2018Merz gegen MerzTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHadditional electrician + Vertretung
    2017KroymannTV Series, ARD [de], RB - Radio Bremen TV [de]Multiplebtf GmbH
    2017Tatort - BombengeschäftTV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Marc LiesendahlBavaria Fiction GmbH (formerly Bavaria Fernsehproduktion)additional electrician
    2017Tatort - Tod und SpieleTV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Eckhard JansenWarner Bros. ITVP Deutschland GmbHadditional electrician
    2017Helen Dorn - Schatten der VergangenheitTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Ian BlumersNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHadditional electrician

    Projects as best boy

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    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2019Merz gegen MerzTV Series, ZDF [de]Felix StienzNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH
    2019Luke! Die Great Night ShowTV-Show, SAT.1 [de]MultipleBrainpool TV GmbHClip Moon Landing/Movie Mash Up
    2019Die Martina Hill ShowTV-Show, SAT.1 [de]Marco MusienkoRedseven Entertainment GmbH
    2018Neo Magazin Royale - Böhmermanns perfekte WeihnachtenShort Film, ZDF [de]Daniel Rakete Siegelbtf GmbH2. Hälfte
    2018KroymannTV Series, ARD [de], RB - Radio Bremen TV [de]Multiplebtf GmbH
    2018Dr. Böhmermanns StruwwelpeterMedium Length Film, ZDF [de]Multiplebtf GmbH
    2018Get Well Soon - The Horror (Webserie)SeriesJan Bonnybtf GmbH
    2018Neo Magazin Royale - Young BöhmermannSeries, ZDFneo [de]Multiplebtf GmbHDiverse Folgen
    2017Mentos - The Man with a CoinSpec CommercialChristian SchillingFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]
    2017Allianz - Leben 2017CommercialIsabel PrahlTba - The Beauty Aside GmbH
    2017ZDF - Tivi AppCommercialFacundo V. Scalerandibtf GmbH
    2016Allianz - Pflege 2016CommercialIsabel PrahlTba - The Beauty Aside GmbH
    2015Lose Sight (WT)Short FilmLisa WagnerKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
    2015Allianz - Faith is Not Enough (WT)Spec CommercialGabriel BorgettoFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]
    2014ArielleShort FilmLilli TautfestKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]2 Days Additional Shooting
    2014Social Spot - PerspektivenSpec CommercialJohannes KizlerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]
    2013Porn Punk PoetryMedium Length FilmMaurice HübnerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]
    2012LimboIndie Feature FilmAnna Sofie HartmannDeutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)

    Projects as gaffer

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    YearTitleGenreDirector of photographyProducerComment
    2019Neo Magazin RoyaleTV-Show, ZDF [de], ZDFneo [de]Joseph Strauchbtf GmbHdiv. Einspieler
    2018Therme Euskirchen - Die Thermen & BadeweltImage FilmMichael JörgFrey Film GmbH [de]
    2018Finanzverwaltung NRW - So sind wirCommercialMichael JörgTrias Audiovisuelle Unternehmenskommunikation mbH
    2018Bilstein Group - Ihr Partner im Automotive AftermarketCorporate FilmMichael JörgTrias Audiovisuelle Unternehmenskommunikation mbH
    2018Weight Watchers - Ambassador Freestyle StoriesCommercialMichael JörgCinevision [de]Set Language: English
    2018Neo Magazin RoyaleTV-Show, ZDF [de], ZDFneo [de]Sebastian Fred Schirmerbtf GmbHdiv. Einspieler
    20181Live Krone 2018TV-Event, ARD [de], WDR [de]Borris KehlWDR - Westdeutscher Rundfunk [de]1 DT Einspieler
    2017FeuertaufeShort FilmAdrian LangenbachFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]5 Tage
    2017C&A - Clockhouse. InStore Sept. 2017CommercialStefanie SohoSaltwater Films GmbH & Co KG
    2017Good NewsShort FilmRonnie McQuillanNFTS - National Film and Television School [uk]Set Language English
    2017Neo Magazin RoyaleTV-Show, ZDF [de], ZDFneo [de]Multiplebtf GmbHdiv. Einspieler
    2017Dazn - Podolski bereitet sich auf Japan vorCommercialMichael JörgCinevision [de]Set Language English
    2017Babor - Unternehmensfilm 2017Image FilmMalte GoySirensrock GmbH
    2017The Lost EmperorShort FilmMarkus GebhartFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]
    2017The MitosisShort FilmAlexander Schwarz [3]KHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
    2017Gute Arbeit Originals (Webserie)Series, Funk [de]Multiplebtf GmbHDiverse Einspieler
    2016La LicenceShort FilmPhilip LeutertFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]
    2016Papa (WT)Short FilmKatja Rivas PinzonKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]1 Tag
    2016Die Vertreibung der ElefantenShort FilmMortimer HochbergFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]16 mm Analoge
    2016Lule Liebe LilaShort FilmTim WeskampFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]16 mm Analoge

    Film projects in other capacities

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    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2018Kid Pex - VoljelaMusic VideoFelix WollnerScreen Insurance GbR [de]2nd unit dop
    2018Night OutShort FilmJonathan SchallerSchaller & Pallapies Produktion [de]director of photography Arri Alexa
    2016Armani - LUI/LEIFashion FilmLuzie LooseFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]camera operator
    2015Die TürExperimental FilmMoritz SchlögellSchlögell & Pallapies Produktiondirector of photography Amira
    2015SOKO KölnTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHlighting assistant 1 Day Additional
    2014Die Spinne und der Wolf (Bewerbungsfilm) (WT)Short FilmMoritz SchlögellSchlögell & Pallapies Produktiondirector of photography Alexa
    2014Die Müttermafia-PatinTV Movie, ZDF [de]Tomy WigandU5 Filmproduktion GmbH & Co.KGlighting assistant 2 Days Substitution
    2014Bettys DiagnoseTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHlighting assistant Various Days Substitution
    2014… und dann noch PaulaTV Series, ZDF [de]Joseph OrrSony Pictures Film und Fernseh Produktions GmbH [de]lighting assistant 3 Days Additional
    2014HeldtTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleSony Pictures Film und Fernseh Produktions GmbH [de]lighting assistant Various Days Additional & Substitution
    2014Engel unter Wasser - Ein NordseekrimiTV Movie, ZDF [de]Michael SchneiderNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHlighting assistant 1 Day Underwater Additional Shooting
    2013Hidden Gloss (WT)Short FilmLuca KönigImmersive Picturesdirector of photography Teaser Red One
    2013Donnerstage (Bewerbungsfilm) (WT)Short FilmAart SteinmannSteinmann & Pallapies Produktiondirector of photography FS 700

    Other projects

    YearProject typeTitleActivityCompany
    2012 - Todayself-employmentVarious Image FilmsSpark and GafferVarious
    2019ExhibitionZukunft Personal 2019Event Rigging und Technische BetreuungMPW
    2019ExhibitionDmexco 2019Event RiggingMPW
    2018ExhibitionDmexco 2018Event RiggingMPW
    2017ExhibitionDmexco 2017Event RiggingMPW
    2016ExhibitionDmexco 2016Event RiggingMPW
    2016freelancingLight DepartmentArri Rental Cologne
    2014 - 2016freelancingLight and Grip DepartmentCine Mobil Cologne
    2015ExhibitionDmexco 2015Event RiggingMPW
    2014ExhibitionDmexco 2014Event RiggingMPW

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2018Night OutBerlin Flash Film Festival [de]Juni - Long ShortNominated

    Basic data

    NationalityGerman
    LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), German (Native speaker)
    Experience abroadNorthern Europe: Denmark
    Southern Europe: Spain
    Western Europe: Austria, France, Ireland
    Special skillsWorking with highspeed and analog
    Experienced in commercial, TV-movies/series, featured film and show lighting
    Experienced in working with english speaking crews, DPs and directors
    Experienced in event rigging
    Experienced in working with different kinds of wireless DMX systems
    Own equipmentBig set of tools (Basic tools plus when needed circular saw, jigsaw, angle grinder, different drills, router and more)
    Big set of bulbs with E27 and E14 screw mount (and many specials like Osram Linestras, different LED bulbs, some special fluorescent tubes)
    Philips Hue Set (E27 and E14 screw mount bulbs/Light Stripe+)
    Router with Hue Bridge and DMX to Artnet adaptor in a Peli Case
    Big set of different sized bounce boards
    4x and 2x mounting plate for Astera AX1 and Titan tubes
    Ring lights for E27 bulbs up to 16x 100W
    Fridge and mobile onset office
    A lot of leftovers of molten, gels, tapes and more
    Swit 2160 flexibel LED panel with soft box
    Swit 2620 flexibel LED panel with soft box and lantern
    More thing upon request
    Possibility of shipping my own equipment inside Europe within a few days
    LicencesBE (car with trailer) [eu], CE (Truck trailer) [eu], Fahrerkarte (D) [de], L (tractor) [eu], M (autocycle) [eu], T (tractor) [eu], Yachtmaster Inland Water Certificate [de]
    Preferred place of workElectric department
    Cologne, Germany, worldwide
    Immediate working areaCologne
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
    2nd residence (where applicablen)Dortmund
    Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Dortmund, Hamburg, London, Munich, Stuttgart
    Associations