Martin Leitsch, director of photography, camera operator, director, Frankfurt
  • Director of photography
  • camera operator
  • director

Contact

Mobile+49 163 8006181
Phone 2+27 72 3816456

    Projects as director of photography

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    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2022The Bachelor (Finland)TV-Show, Liv [fi]Simo ViitanenWarner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP)
    2022Länder Menschen Abenteuer - Südafrika Von den Drakensbergen zur Wild Coast (WT)Documentary (Series)Juliane KussmannTable Mountain Films [sa]
    2022Traumziele - Toskana (WT)Documentary (Series), SWR [de]Timo ZornBilderfest - Life.Science.Storytelling
    2022Oktagon ChallengeShowMartin LeitschNeruda Production s.r.o. [sk]
    2021Christina Yuko Vogel - Business CoachingCorporate FilmConstantin MüllerStackfilm GmbH
    2021German Games (WT)DocumentaryHendrik Maximilian SchmittU5 Filmproduktion GmbH & Co.KG
    2021Traumziele - Ligurien. Dolce Vita an der ital. RivieraDocumentary (Series), SWR [de]Krischan DietmaierBilderfest - Life.Science.Storytelling
    2021Traumwege - Kärnten. Badeseen und AlpengipfelDocumentary (Series), SWR [de]Gunnar MergnerBilderfest - Life.Science.Storytelling
    2021Prince Charming (Finland) (WT)TV-ShowSimo ViitanenWarner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP)
    2021Die Jobtouristen
    additional photography
    TV-Show, ProSieben [de]Lars KämpgenRedseven Entertainment GmbHadditional photography
    2021Quarks - Solarenergie. Saubere Sache mit Zukunft?Report (series), WDR [de]Timothy WiehnBilderfest - Life.Science.Storytelling
    2020Planet e. - Biopiraten. Wie Stevia & Co. geplündert werdenDocumentary (Series), ZDF [de]Julia JakiBilderfest - Life.Science.Storytelling
    2020Vogel Detambel - Portrait Tim WegmannCorporate FilmConstantin MüllerStackfilm GmbH
    2020Friedrich EngelsDocumentary (multi-part)Dietmar LyssyBilderfest - Life.Science.Storytelling
    2020W wie Wissen - Wasserstoff. Der Traum von der sauberen EnergieReport (series), ARD [de]Timothy WiehnBilderfest - Life.Science.Storytelling
    2019Länder Menschen Abenteuer - Von Kapstadt in die Kalahari (WT)Documentary (Series), NDR [de]Ralf QuibeldeyNDR - Norddeutscher Rundfunk [de]
    2019RoadblockReport, SABC [za]Pierre-Arnold TheronCoza Productions [za]
    2019Planet e. - Mäuse-Alarm. Nager auf dem VormarschDocumentary (Series), ZDF [de]Julian PrahlE-Dok TV
    2019ThrivorsDocumentary SeriesPierre-Arnold TheronCoza Productions [za]
    2019Servus Reportage - Tauerntunnel-Inferno. 20 Jahre nach der KatastropheReport (series), Servus TV [at]Claus U. EckertServusTV Fernsehgesellschaft m.b.H [at]

    Projects as camera operator

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    YearTitleGenreDirector of photographyProducerComment
    2021Muttertag. Ein TaunuskrimiTV Movie (multi-part), ZDF [de]Felix PoplawskyUFA Fiction
    2019Partynation (WT)Feature FilmMultipleMaze Pictures GmbH [de]
    2019Mörderische Tage - Julia Durant ermitteltTV-Movie (Series), SAT.1Henner BesuchGaumont GmbH [de]
    2019Kaltes Blut - Julia Durant ermitteltTV-Movie (Series), SAT.1Henner BesuchGaumont GmbH [de]
    2018438 DaysFeature FilmSophia OlssonMiso Film [dk/se/no]
    2018MTV - The Challenge. Final ReckoningTV-ShowVincent CeroneBunim-Murray Productions (BMP) [us]
    2017Liebe auf den ersten TrickTV Movie, SAT.1Henner BesuchUFA Fiction
    2017Philip Morris - HeetCommercialMike HarePulp Films [za]
    2017On the RunTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de], WDR [de]Nicolay GutscherHager Moss Film GmbH
    2016Hear No Evil (WT)Documentary SeriesGary ClarkeArrow Media [uk]
    2016Die Lebenden und die Toten. Ein TaunuskrimiTV Movie (multi-part), ZDF [de]Stefan Spreerall-in-production GmbH
    2016Kappahl - HamptonCommercialRobert AnderssonSteel Poductions [za]
    2016Cubus - Summer 2016CommercialMagnus ReedSteel Poductions [za]
    2015Tangerine - WorkCommercialEvan ProsofskyThe Big Picture Company [za]
    2015Hotel Heidelberg - Kommen und GehenTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Dietmar KoelzerCalypso Entertainment GmbH
    2015Battery Energy Drink - HitchhikerCommercialTuomas JärveläWoodpecker Film Oy [fi]
    2015Böser Wolf. Ein TaunuskrimiTV Movie (multi-part), ZDF [de]Stefan Spreerall-in-production GmbH
    2014Die Müttermafia-PatinTV Movie, ZDF [de]Egon WerdinU5 Filmproduktion GmbH & Co.KG
    2014Einfach Rosa - Wolken über KapstadtTV-Movie (Series), ARD [de], Degeto [de]Felix PoplawskyW&B Television GmbH
    2014Cell C - EagleCommercialShaheen Isaacs7Films [za]

    Projects as director

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    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2022Oktagon ChallengeShowMartin LeitschNeruda Production s.r.o. [sk]
    2021Prince Charming (Finland) (WT)
    co-director
    TV-ShowSimo ViitanenWarner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP)co-director
    2019Novartis - BaselEvent DocumentaryMartin LeitschFilmevent Com GmbH [ch/de]
    2019AOK BW - Disease Managament ProgrammeEvent DocumentaryMartin LeitschFilmevent Com GmbH [ch/de]
    2017The Bachelor (Finnland)
    co-director
    TV-Show, Liv [fi]Kimmo MäkinenWarner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP)co-director
    2017Mestareiden Mestari / Eternal GloryTV-ShowMultipleYellow Film & TV [fi]
    2016BaitballDocumentary SeriesMartin LeitschShootaway Production [sa]
    2016Cheese, Meet Wine (WT)Documentary SeriesMartin LeitschDo Productions [za]
    2016The Bachelor (Finnland)
    co-director
    TV-Show, Liv [fi]Kimmo MäkinenWarner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP)co-director
    2016The Bachelor (Finnland)
    co-director
    TV-Show, Liv [fi]Kimmo MäkinenWarner Bros. International Television Production (WBITVP)co-director
    2015Unsere zweite HautDocumentary Series, ARD-alpha [de]Martin LeitschInter/Aktion GmbH
    2015Test My RideDocumentary SeriesMultipleDakar [fi]
    2014Mora - Gib Dir echtZeit
    1 Folge
    Documentary Series, ARD-alpha [de]Martin LeitschARD-alpha (formerly BR alpha)1 Folge
    2010GRIPS - Grundbildung, ich pack's! (Multimediales Bildungsprogramm)TV SeriesMartin LeitschARD-alpha (formerly BR alpha)

    Film projects in other capacities

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    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2021Checkout (WT)TV Movie, ARD [de]Nana NeulHR - Hessischer Rundfunk [de]location manager (local system) 4Wo Vorbereitung
    2015Lexware - Gardener, BMX & Strawberry (3 Spots) (WT)CommercialChristoph Weinert27 Kilometer Entertainment GmbH1st assistant camera
    2015Test My RideDocumentary SeriesMultipleDakar [fi]2nd unit director
    2015Raffaello - Friends (WT)CommercialTim KeulLemon Film Studio [pl]1st assistant camera
    2015Resident Evil - The Final ChapterFeature FilmPaul W.S. AndersonCapcom Entertainment [us]1st assistant camera 2nd Unit
    2015Elite Partner - Photographer, Architect, Global Traveller, Nature Lover, Art Lover, Car Lover (6 Spots)CommercialOlaf Heine27 Kilometer Entertainment GmbH1st assistant camera
    2015ZDF Station ID - Antje PieperStation IDDobrivoie KerpenisanBubbles Film GmbH1st assistant camera
    2015Lufthansa - Ripple Maker (WT)CommercialFlorian Baeker908video GmbH1st assistant camera
    2015Bosch Power Tools - Syneon ChipCommercialMarkus Rocheemenes gmbh1st assistant camera
    2015Power Horse Energy Drink - Africa / Middle EastCommercialMatthäus BussmannFilm Factory GmbH1st assistant camera
    2015Of Kings and Prophets (WT)TV SeriesMultipleABC Studios [us]1st assistant camera
    2015DNA - F4 (WT)CommercialAnssi MäättäWoodpecker Film Oy [fi]1st assistant camera
    2015Karvan Cervitam - KC GO! (WT)CommercialBasha de BruijnWefilm [nl]1st assistant camera
    2014Kripo Holstein - Mord und MeerTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleOpal Filmproduktion GmbH [de]1st assistant camera
    2014Optimel - Yoga (WT)CommercialMattias SchutHoly Fools [nl]1st assistant camera
    2014Coca Cola - Wir alleCommercialJan-Hauke HilbergCzar [de]1st assistant camera
    2014Block B - Unter ArrestTV Series, RTL [de]MultipleUFA Serial Drama GmbH1st assistant camera
    2013Sophia Grace & Rosie's Royal Adventure (WT)TV Movie, NBC [us]Brian LevantWarner Bros. Television [us]1st assistant camera
    2013Northmen – A Viking SagaFeature FilmClaudio FähJumping Horse Film [de]2nd unit dop
    2013Kafka's The BurrowFeature FilmJochen Alexander FreydankMephisto Film GmbH [de]2nd unit dop

    Basic data

    LanguagesAfrikaans English French German Spanish
    Experience abroadCentral Europe: Austria, Switzerland
    North Africa: Tunisia
    North America: Mexico, USA
    South Africa: Namibia, South Africa
    Southern Europe: Italy, Spain
    Southeastern Europe: Greece
    Western Europe: France, Netherlands
    Own equipmentUrsa Mini Pro G2
    SONY FS-7 Mk II
    Mavic 2 Pro
    LicencesA (motorcycle) [eu], B (car) [eu], BE (car with trailer) [eu], C1 (truck < 3,5t <= 7,5t) [eu], C1E (truck (C1) + trailer <= 12t) [eu]
    Immediate working areaFrankfurt
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Hesse
    Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Cape Town, Cologne, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich, Zurich