Julian C. Steiner, director of photography, Berlin
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About Julian C. Steiner

Julian is a Director of Photography. He started out as a Painter but as much as he loved it he couldn´t get his paintings to move so he began studying cinematography at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg.

Today he is based in Berlin and is available for projects worldwide.

Known for

Fictional projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2021Partynation (WT)Feature FilmFelicitas KornMaze Pictures GmbH [de]
2020Rosewood
Amira / Zeiss Ultra Primes
Short FilmJonathan Benedict BehrFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]Amira / Zeiss Ultra Primes
2017Chocolate Man
ARRI Alexa - Hawk V-Plus | Angenieux 56-
Short FilmMurat GönültasFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI Alexa - Hawk V-Plus | Angenieux 56-
2017Die Idee von unsShort FilmTobias SchönenbergFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]
2016Ihr wart einst Finsternis (Testimonial)
ARRI ALEXA XT - Hawk V-Plus Lenses
Series PilotKatja GinnowFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI ALEXA XT - Hawk V-Plus Lenses
2015Kanone (WT)
RED Dragon 6K - Zeiss HS
Short FilmArvid KlapperFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]RED Dragon 6K - Zeiss HS
2015Wünsch dir was - 我爱你!我也爱你!
ARRI Alexa Plus - B & L Super Baltare
Short FilmKlaus MerkelFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI Alexa Plus - B & L Super Baltare
2014Dodo
ARRI 416 Plus - Zeiss HS
Short FilmArvid KlapperFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI 416 Plus - Zeiss HS
2014The Correct Insult
ARRI Alexa - Ultra Primes
Short FilmJanis AschbergerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI Alexa - Ultra Primes
2013Tunnelblick
Canon 5D Mark II
Short FilmTarek RoehlingerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]Canon 5D Mark II
2012IncubusShort FilmDaniel TitzFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]
2012IgnitionShort FilmJulius GrimmFreak Films, Prager & Ludwig [de]
2011Stellenweise Leben (Bewerbungsfilm)Short FilmFabian PragerFabian Prager Produktion
2010ShatteredShort FilmJulian C. SteinerJulian Steiner Produktion

Advertising/Image/Music videos as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020Mercedes-Benz - Weltpremiere der neuen S-KlasseCorporate FilmBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbH
2020Schwarzkopf - Das neue Taft (Remake des 80er Jahre Spots)CommercialKai Kurvee+p films GmbH
2020Hella - Crying MenCommercialTarek RoehlingerKojoten Filmproduktion GmbH
2019Mercedes-Benz - GLS 450 SUVProduct videoNikolas MeybergHelicon Studios [cn]
2019Sky-Frame - HamburgCorporate FilmBoris Noir70steps Filmproduktion Baker, Sticherling, Tenné GbR
2019Tiemo Hauer - Gespräche über die Vor- und Nachteile des AtmensMusic VideoHannes HöhnAtropos Filmproduktion GmbH [de]
2019Mercedes-Benz - XCommercialPete SchillingNeuland
2018Mercedes - The Last WishSpec CommercialRaphael GhobadlooKojoten Filmproduktion GmbH
2018Holykarma
ARRI Alexa Mini - Angenieux 56-152 2S
Fashion FilmMultipleBigfish Filmproduktion GmbH [de]ARRI Alexa Mini - Angenieux 56-152 2S
2018Mazda - Introducing the All-New Mazda3CommercialPete SchillingNeuland
2017Share Foods GmbH - Das 1+1 Prinzip von Share (Social Spot)
ARRI Alexa - Master Primes
CommercialJasmin LordAtropos Filmproduktion GmbH [de]ARRI Alexa - Master Primes
2016Jägermeister - Connecting GenerationsSpec CommercialRaphael GhobadlooFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]
2016Horizon Zero Dawn - The World Is Not Ours Anymore
RED Dragon - Leica Summicron C
Spec CommercialCornelius SchickFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]RED Dragon - Leica Summicron C
2016Desert - Get rest (WT)
ARRI AMIRA - LEICA Summicron
Spec CommercialPeer-André GroteFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI AMIRA - LEICA Summicron
2015Westwing - The Coup (WT)
ARRI Alexa - Zeiss HS
Spec CommercialPeer-André GroteFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI Alexa - Zeiss HS
2015ITFS - Animan
ARRI Alexa - Ultra Primes
TrailerMichael LangeFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI Alexa - Ultra Primes
2014Black & Decker - Dustbuster
RED One MX - Zeiss HS
Spec CommercialDaniel TitzFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]RED One MX - Zeiss HS

Non-fictional projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2014Heil (WT)
Sony F55 - Zeiss HS
Short DocumentaryEva GördesFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]Sony F55 - Zeiss HS
2013Louis and Luk
ARRI 416 Plus - Zeiss HS
Short DocumentarySandra WollnerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]ARRI 416 Plus - Zeiss HS

Advertising/Image/Music videos in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2018Mercedes-Benz - Digital Light. HD LED Headlights technologyCommercialMaximilian VillwockLeBerg GmbH [de]2nd unit dop

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2019Chocolate ManEuropean Cinematography AwardsBest Student CinematographyWinner
2019Chocolate ManAsian Cinematography AwardsBest Asian CinematographerWinner
2019Chocolate ManEuropean Cinematography AwardsBest Student CinematographyWinner
2019Chocolate ManEuropean Cinematography AwardsBest European CinematographyWinner
2019Mercedes - The Last WishSpotlight Students Awards [de]Gold - Publikumspreis (Web & Mobile)Winner

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish German
Experience abroadNorth America: USA
Northern Europe: Iceland
Eastern Europe: Poland
Southern Europe: Spain
Western Europe: Austria, France, Switzerland
LicencesB (car) [eu]
Immediate working areaBerlin
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Berlin
2nd residence (if applicable)München
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Ludwigsburg, Munich, Nuremberg