Markus Kloth, director of photography, 2nd unit dop, camera operator, Leipzig
© Jakob Adolphi
  • Director of photography
  • 2nd unit dop
  • camera operator
Born 1985 in Halle (Saale) (34 Years)

Contact

Jahnallee 71 (Zweitwohnung in Berlin vorhanden)04177  LeipzigGermany
Mobile+49 1520 4348881
Phone+49 1520 4348881
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About Markus Kloth

- www.markus-kloth.com -

Markus Kloth is a freelance cinematographer for fiction and documentary films. He is
based in Halle (Saale) and Berlin.
He studied Cinematography at the Film University Babelsberg „Konrad Wolf“ and the
Cuban International Film School (EICTV) and received his degree (graded „excellent“)
from the Film University Babelsberg in 2013.
The short film „Mondwärts“ (director: Aron Lehmann) was screened at several film
festivals, got rated as „valuable“ by the FBW (the German film-rating
commission) and was broadcast on television in 2010. His thesis film
“Zima“ (dir: Marcus Heep) was nominated for the German Short Film Award 2013 and
also shown on television. The documentary “Breath – Beyond the obvious“ (dir:
Roland Elí Sachs) premiered at the Hof International Film Festival and was
broadcasted by ARTE in 2015. „Bruder Jakob“ (dir: Roland Elí Sachs) was selected for
the international programme at Dok-Leipzig International Film Festival 2016 and was
nominated for the „Goethe-Institute Documentary Film Prize“.
His projects were tutored by Wim Wenders, Pepe Danquart, Michael Hammon,
Sophie Maintigneux, Martin Sobørg and Andreas Dresen.

Projects as director of photography

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YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020Die mit dem Regen kam (WT)Medium Length FilmBeston Zirian (Ismael)Best-on-Cinema, Beston Zirian [de]Red
2020Rabiat - Der ganz private Horror (WT)Report (Series), ARD [de]Manuel MöglichSendefähig GmbH
2020Start Stiftung - Bewirb Dich bei Start! Heinz erklärt dir, warum!Recruiting-VideoStefan DecknerCinegramm GmbH
2019Zärtlichkeiten im BusTV-Show, MDR [de]Frank Smilgies42film GmbH
2019MTV Most Wanted - Artist SpecialTV-Show, MTVAndreas LamothEditude Pictures GbR [de]
2019Sternsinger - Das singen die SterneMusic VideoStefan DecknerCinegramm GmbH
2019MDR Wissen - Ist es zu laut bei uns? Der Lärm und seine FolgenDocumentary, MDR [de]Cornelia VolkHoferichter & Jacobs GmbH [de]
2019DrübenlandShort FilmArne Kohlweyer42film GmbH
2019MyselfieDocumentaryAnne ScheschonkIn One Media
2019Planet e. - Klimarisiko Meer - Wenn die Flut kommtDocumentary (Series), ZDF [de]Martin KoddenbergMobyDOK Medienproduktion [de]
2018Zärtlichkeiten im BusTV-Show, MDR [de]Jonas Schütte42film GmbH
2018Bohemian Browser Ballett (Webkanal)Series, Funk [de]MultipleTurbokultur GmbH
2018Staatsschauspiel Dresden (Theater) - Operation KamenShort FilmFlorian Fischer [4]Staatsschauspiel Dresden [de]
2018Wunderschön!TV Magazine, WDR [de]Thorsten KlauschkeWDR - Westdeutscher Rundfunk [de]
2018NemopheliaExperimental FilmMirjam Dahl PedersenMirjam Dahl Pedersen FilmproduktionSony F55 P+S converted CanonFD
2017Glen Dimplex - System MCorporate FilmAlexander Säidowunfourseen GbR [de]Red
2017Motel One - Klub 7CommercialFrederic LeitzkeEditude Pictures GbR [de]
2017Volkswagen Future Center Europe - How we workCommercialMalte HeitmanUnited Visions GmbH [de]Arri Amira, Ultra Primes, MöVi+FS7
2017Schau in meine Welt - Maya. Mein Leben ohne HaareDocumentary (Series), KiKA Kinderkanal [de]Anne ScheschonkIn One Media
2017Ute Finckh-­Krämer - Bundestagswahl 2017CommercialKerstin Müllertausend³, Kerstin Müller [de]

Projects as 2nd unit dop

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YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2016Game Fnatic - Search for a LegendDocumentary SeriesMo DarwicheStudio71 GmbH [de]B-Cam
2016Zeit der Oligarchen (WT)Short FilmJakob HerrmannFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]Sony FS7 + Sony A7s
2016planet e. - Risiko Atomkraft. Europas PannenmeilerDocumentary (Series), ZDF [de]Hartmut IdzkoIDtv Film-& Fernsehproduktion
2015Zwei verlorene SchafeTV Movie, ZDF [de]Sylke EndersHager Moss Film GmbHAlexa & Black Magic
2015Hotel AuschwitzFeature FilmCornelius SchwalmCollaboratorsFilms [de]Canon 5DM3
2015Die letzte SauFeature FilmAron LehmannA Little Film Production Miriam Klein GmbhAlexa

Projects as camera operator

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YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2014Toyota Aygo - Prank (WT)CommercialHans-Jürgen Lewi LewandowskiLovestone Film GmbHBlack Magic Pocket Camera
2014Skoda - 25 Jahre MauerfallCommercialNico BeyerLeagas Delaney Hamburg GmbH [de]Red Dragon+Hawk / Black Magic
2009Sechzehn, was sonstShort FilmMultipleFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]Arri D21 + Hawk Anamorphoten
2008TaschengeldShort FilmBanu KepenekFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]Sony F 35

Film projects in other capacities

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YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019The CallShort FilmKarl-Friedrich König2 Könige Film GbR [de]gaffer
2017Oh du Ehrliche - Weihnachten unzensiert (Internetfilm)Short Film, Funk [de]Fabian MöhrkeTurbokultur GmbHgaffer
2017Mokli - Die Hilfefinder-App für Jugendliche in NotCommercialStefan DecknerKaruna e.V. [de]still photographer
2016Silly - Frei von AngstDocumentary FeatureSven HalfarArsenal Filmverleih [de]live-camera operator Sony FS7 & Dolly
2014Nasty - ShokkaMusic VideoCarlo Oppermannambitious.filmsgaffer
2014Real LifeIndie Feature FilmRobert HeberFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]gaffer
2013Fische (WT)Short FilmSarah SchreierNIVRE Film & Studio GmbHgaffer
2012Le Règne AnimalShort FilmGéraldine RodKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]gaffer
2012Q and A (WT)Indie Feature FilmHans SteinbichlerKaribufilm Produktion GmbH [de]electrician
2011Komm hinters LichtShort FilmJudith BeuthFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]electrician
2011Kiss offShort FilmJakob LassFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]gaffer
2011Sie nennen mich SueShort FilmSara BungartzDeutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)electrician
2011Side Effect HappinessDocumentaryMultipleHazard Entertainmentcolorist
2010Don't mess with Dieter!Short FilmChristian HeinbockelFilmarche Berlin e.V.colorist
2009Der Doppelgänger (WT)Short FilmMultipleFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]electrician
2009Ready Made (WT)Short FilmJohannes LeistnerFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]additional electrician
2009Zwillinge (WT)Short FilmFlorian GottschickFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]gaffer
2009Adultfilm (WT)Short FilmThomas BrekleFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]electrician
2009Großmütterchen (WT)Short FilmBanu KepenekFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]additional electrician
2008Nachtschicht (WT)Short FilmFlorian LampersbergerFilmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf (formerly HFF Konrad Wolf) [de]electrician

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish French German Italian Spanish
Experience abroadAustralia and Oceania: Australia
Central America: Cuba, Nicaragua
North Africa: Tunisia
North America: USA
Northern Europe: Sweden
Eastern Europe: Poland, Rumania
Southern Europe: Italy, Spain
Western Europe: Austria, France, Switzerland
LicencesB (car) [eu]
Immediate working areaLeipzig
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Saxony
2nd residence (where applicablen)Berlin
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Cologne, Halle, Hamburg, Havanna, Innsbruck, Leipzig, Munich, Toulouse, Vienna
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