Rodja Kükenthal, director of photography, steadicam operator, 2nd unit dop, Hamburg
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  • Director of photography
  • steadicam operator
  • 2nd unit dop
Born on 14.01.1974 in Münster (48 Years)

Agency

ZBF Hamburg

Contact

Tornquiststraße 5820259  HamburgGermany
Mobile+49 172 9759731

    Fictional projects as director of photography

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021Check Check
    Director of Photography
    TV Series, ProSieben [de]MultipleFlorida Film GmbHDirector of Photography
    2020Breisgau - Bullenstall
    Director of Photography
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Thomas JauchHager Moss Film GmbHDirector of Photography
    2020Für immer Sommer 90
    additional photography
    TV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]MultipleFlorida Film GmbHadditional photography
    2020Check Check
    Director of Photography
    TV Series, ProSieben [de]MultipleFlorida Film GmbHDirector of Photography
    2019Großstadtrevier
    Director of Photography, Folgen 6-8
    TV Series, ARD [de], NDR [de]Steffi DoehlemannLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbHDirector of Photography, Folgen 6-8
    2019Die Kanzlei
    Director of Photography, Folgen 40-42
    TV Series, ARD [de], NDR [de], rbb [de]Thomas JauchLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbHDirector of Photography, Folgen 40-42
    2019Check Check
    Director of Photography, Staffel 1, Folgen 1-4
    TV Series, ProSieben [de]Lars JessenBird & Bird Film GmbHDirector of Photography, Staffel 1, Folgen 1-4
    2019Der König von Köln
    additional photography , Steadicam 15 Tage
    TV Movie, WDR [de]Richard HuberZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)additional photography , Steadicam 15 Tage
    2019Bonnie & Bonnie
    Director of Photography
    Feature FilmAli HakimRiva Filmproduktion [de]Director of Photography
    2019Tatort - Inferno
    additional photography , Steadicam 15 Tage
    TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Richard HuberShark TV GmbH [de]additional photography , Steadicam 15 Tage
    2018Nord Nord Mord - Sievers und die Frau im Zug
    Director of Photography
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Thomas JauchNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbHDirector of Photography
    2017Tatort - Gott ist auch nur ein Mensch
    Director of Photography
    TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Lars JessenMolina FilmDirector of Photography
    2017Zarah - Wilde Jahre
    additional photography , Steadicam 38 Tage
    TV Series, ZDF [de]Richard HuberBantry Bay Productions GmbH [de]additional photography , Steadicam 38 Tage
    2016Tatort - Feierstunde
    Director of Photography
    TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Lars JessenFilmpool Fiction GmbH [de]Director of Photography
    2016Tatort - Zahltag
    Director of Photography
    TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Thomas JauchBavaria Fiction GmbHDirector of Photography
    2015Lena Lorenz - Spurlos verschwunden
    Director of Photography
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Thomas JauchZieglerfilm München GmbHDirector of Photography
    2015Lena Lorenz - Entscheidung fürs Leben
    Director of Photography
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Thomas JauchZieglerfilm München GmbHDirector of Photography
    2015Großstadtrevier
    Director of Photography, 2 Folgen
    TV Series, ARD [de], NDR [de]Lars JessenLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbHDirector of Photography, 2 Folgen
    2014Anderst Schön
    Director of Photography
    TV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de], NDR [de]Bartosz WernerFilmpool Fiction GmbH [de]Director of Photography
    2014Tiere bis unters Dach
    Director of Photography, 6 Folgen
    TV Series, SWR [de]Felix BinderPolyphon Film- und Fernsehgesellschaft mbHDirector of Photography, 6 Folgen

    Advertising/Image/Music videos as director of photography

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2015BMW - Lifestyle. Life is a Statement (6 Filme)
    Mövi M15 Gimbal Operator & DoP
    Corporate FilmToby GromatzkiToby Gromatzki Production [sa]Mövi M15 Gimbal Operator & DoP
    2015Aktion Mensch - Das erste MalCommercialJan Hinrik DrevsTempomedia Filmproduktion GmbH
    2011Tom Tailor - A Perfect Saturday
    Director of Photography
    CommercialMultipleNeue Sentimental Film GmbH [de]Director of Photography
    2011Audi - Audi City Connect
    Director of Photography
    Corporate FilmThomas NickelBavaria Communications GmbH (vormals Bavaria Film Interactive)Director of Photography
    2010IKEA - Parachute (WT)
    2nd Unit, Steadicam, Op
    CommercialJorn HaagenFive Three Double Ninety Filmproductions GmbH2nd Unit, Steadicam, Op
    2010ARD - Wintersport
    2nd Unit 20 Tage
    CommercialKristian LeschnerMillerTime Production [de]2nd Unit 20 Tage

    Fictional projects as steadicam operator

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021Mittagsstunde (WT)
    24 days
    Feature FilmLars JessenFlorida Film GmbH24 days
    2021Die Kanzlei
    1 day
    TV Series, ARD [de], NDR [de], rbb [de]Steffi DoehlemannLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbH1 day
    2021Alles auf Rot
    3 days
    TV-Movie (Series), arte, ZDF [de]Lars BeckerNetwork Movie Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH3 days
    2020Breisgau - Bullenstall
    15 Tage
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Thomas JauchHager Moss Film GmbH15 Tage
    2020Für immer Sommer 90
    2 Tage
    TV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]MultipleFlorida Film GmbH2 Tage
    2020Check Check
    38 days
    TV Series, ProSieben [de]MultipleFlorida Film GmbH38 days
    2019Großstadtrevier
    16 Tage
    TV Series, ARD [de], NDR [de]MultipleLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbH16 Tage
    2019Die Kanzlei
    14 Tage
    TV Series, ARD [de], NDR [de], rbb [de]MultipleLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbH14 Tage
    2019Check Check
    17 Tage
    TV Series, ProSieben [de]MultipleBird & Bird Film GmbH17 Tage
    2018Fast perfekt verliebt
    4 days
    TV Movie, ZDF [de]Sinan AkkusCinecentrum Berlin Film- und Fernsehproduktion GmbH [de]4 days
    2018Sechs auf einen Streich - Das Märchen von der Regentrude
    3 Days
    TV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de], NDR [de]Klaus KnoeselZieglerfilm Köln GmbH3 Days
    2018Tatort - Inferno
    5 Tage
    TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Richard HuberShark TV GmbH [de]5 Tage
    2018Der König von Köln
    6 Tage
    TV Movie, WDR [de]Richard HuberZeitsprung Pictures GmbH (formerly Zeitsprung Entertainment GmbH)6 Tage
    2018Bonnie & Bonnie
    18 Tage
    Feature FilmAli HakimRiva Filmproduktion [de]18 Tage
    2017Zarah - Wilde Jahre
    12 Tage
    TV Series, ZDF [de]Richard HuberBantry Bay Productions GmbH [de]12 Tage
    2017Tatort - Gott ist auch nur ein Mensch
    18 Tage
    TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Lars JessenMolina Film18 Tage
    2016Tatort - Feierstunde
    16 Tage
    TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Lars JessenFilmpool Fiction GmbH [de]16 Tage
    2016Tatort - Zahltag
    13 Tage
    TV-Movie (Series), WDR [de]Thomas JauchBavaria Fiction GmbH13 Tage
    2016Gladbeck
    38 Days, Steadicam und 2nd Unit DoP
    TV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Kilian RiedhofZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KG38 Days, Steadicam und 2nd Unit DoP
    2015Lena Lorenz - Spurlos verschwunden
    18 Tage
    TV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Thomas JauchZieglerfilm München GmbH18 Tage

    Advertising/Image/Music videos as steadicam operator

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2017Opel - On. Sondermodelle (Webfilme)
    2 Tage
    CommercialChristian LyngbyeTempomedia Filmproduktion GmbH2 Tage
    2016Autostadt Wolfsburg - Kämpferherz
    2nd Unit Kameramann 6Tage
    CommercialThomy DirnhoferBLMFilm GmbH2nd Unit Kameramann 6Tage
    2011Penny - Erst mal zu PennyCommercialSven Bollingere+p films GmbH
    2011Arte - Idents 2011
    , 6 Tage
    Commercial, arteKristian LeschnerMillerTime Production [de], 6 Tage
    2010IKEA - Parachute (WT)
    , Op
    CommercialJorn HaagenFive Three Double Ninety Filmproductions GmbH, Op

    Non-fictional projects as steadicam operator

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2012Rosakinder
    A-Cam
    Documentary, WDR [de]Tom TykwerKordes & Kordes Film GmbH [de]A-Cam

    Fictional projects as 2nd unit dop

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2019Kein einfacher MordTV Movie, NDR [de]Sebastian KoFilmpool Fiction GmbH [de]
    2016Gladbeck
    38 Days
    TV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Kilian RiedhofZiegler Film GmbH & Co. KG38 Days

    Fictional projects in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2012Eine Hand wäscht die andereTV Movie, arte, NDR [de]Hermine HuntgeburthJosefine Filmproduktion GbR [de]camera operator B-Cam
    201245 Minutes to RamallahFeature FilmAli Samadi AhadiBrave New Work GmbHcamera operator A-Cam 30 Tage
    2011Ludwig II.Feature FilmPeter SehrBavaria Pictures GmbH [de]camera operator A-Cam, 70 Tage, 20 Tage Steadicam
    2011Tod einer BrieftaubeTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Markus ImbodenBremedia Produktion GmbHcamera operator B-Cam
    2010Ohne GnadeFeature FilmBirgit SteinDrife Filmproduktion GmbH & Co. KGcamera operator A-Cam 28 Tage, Steadi, DoP 3 Tage
    2010ForgottenFeature FilmAlex SchmidtWüste Film Ost [de]camera operator A-Cam 29 Tage, Steadicam 25 Tage
    2010Gegengerade - 20359 St. PauliFeature FilmTarek EhlailSabotakt Filmecamera operator 2nd Unit, Op, Steadicam
    2010Der DickeTV Series, ARD [de], NDR [de], WDR [de]Thomas JauchStudio Hamburg FilmProduktion GmbH [de]camera operator 2nd Unit, Op
    2009Weiter LaufenShort FilmJan BolenderHamburg Media School1st assistant camera
    2009Polizeiruf 110 - Die Lücke, die der Teufel lässtTV-Movie (Series), BR [de]Lars MontagBavaria Fiction GmbHcamera operator B-Cam
    2009Marsgesichter (WT)Series PilotChristian 'Milo' MielmannFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]camera operator 2nd Unit, Op, Steadicam
    2009Westflug - Entführung aus LiebeTV Movie, RTL [de]Thomas JauchMonaco Film (merged to Odeon Fiction GmbH)camera operator A-Camera, 26 Tage
    2009Acht auf einen Streich - Der gestiefelte KaterTV-Movie (Series), NDR [de]Christian TheedeZieglerfilm Köln GmbHcamera operator B-Cam
    2009Notruf HafenkanteTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleStudio Hamburg FilmProduktion GmbH [de]camera operator B-Cam
    2009GierTV Movie (multi-part), ARD [de]Dieter WedelBavaria Fiction GmbHcamera operator A-Cam, 30 Tage
    2008PandorumFeature FilmChristian AlvartConstantin Film [de]1st assistant camera A-Cam, B-Cam Operator, Splinter Unit
    2008Man liebt sich immer zweimalTV Movie, SAT.1Holger HaaseAspekt Telefilm-Produktion GmbH1st assistant camera
    2008Wilsberg - Das JubiläumTV-Movie (Series), ZDF [de]Reinhard MünsterEyeworks Germany GmbH | Fiction & Film (Warner Bros. ITVP Deutschland GmbH) [de]1st assistant camera B-Cam, 2nd Unit
    2008Die SchimmelreiterFeature FilmLars JessenNeue Mira Filmproduktion GmbH [de]1st assistant camera A-Cam
    2007Lulu und JimiFeature FilmOskar RoehlerSperl + Schott Film GmbH [de]1st assistant camera A-Cam, Operator B-Cam

    Advertising/Image/Music videos in other activities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2011Deichmann - Most Wanted (3. Episode)CommercialJan-Hauke HilbergCzar [de]camera operator B-Cam
    2011Mobilcom Debitel - Mo & Bill Kampagne ´11CommercialAndreas HoffmannMillerTime Production [de]camera operator B-Cam
    2011Arte - Idents 2011Commercial, arteKristian LeschnerMillerTime Production [de]camera operator A-Cam, Steadicam
    2011IKEA - Why?CommercialJorn HaagenFive Three Double Ninety Filmproductions GmbHcamera operator A-Cam
    2010Nintendo Wii - Party (Fantastischen Vier)CommercialAndreas Schäfer [1]e+p films GmbHcamera operator B-Cam
    2010IKEA - Parachute (WT)CommercialJorn HaagenFive Three Double Ninety Filmproductions GmbHcamera operator A-Cam, Steadicam
    2010Media Markt - WM Kampagne 2010 (WT)CommercialKai SehrFive Three Double Ninety Filmproductions GmbHcamera operator B-Cam
    2010Telekom - das Erleben-ExperimentCommercialArne FeldhusenTempomedia Filmproduktion GmbHcamera operator B-Cam
    2004DAB Bank - Kostenloses DepotCommercialWedigo von SchultzendorffCaspari Film GmbH [de]1st assistant camera
    2004Melitta - My CupCommercialWedigo von SchultzendorffFata Morgana Filmproduktion GmbH1st assistant camera
    2003Miracoli - ElternCommercialPaul HaratherTelemaz Commercials GmbH [de]1st assistant camera
    2001Lieber sicher. Lieber leben - Der Häuptling (Verkehrssicherheitskampagne)CommercialFlorian EmmerichFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]1st assistant camera

    Basic data

    LanguagesEnglish German
    Experience abroadMiddle East: Jordan
    North Africa: Morocco
    North America: USA
    Northern Europe: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
    Eastern Europe: Bulgaria
    South Africa: South Africa
    Southern Europe: Balearic Islands, Portugal, Spain
    Western Europe: England, France, Ireland, Switzerland, Wales
    LicencesA (motorcycle) [eu], C1 (truck < 3,5t <= 7,5t) [eu]
    Immediate working areaHamburg
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Hamburg
    Associations