Max Tsui, director, director of photography, Cologne
© Max Tsui
  • Director
  • director of photography
Born 1979 in München (41 Years)

Contact

Address for members only
Mobile+49 172 3782727
Phone+49 172 3782727

Showreel

Fictional projects as director

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2016World of Wolfram (Webserie)
co-director Episode 6/7
Series, Funk [de]Lutz Heineking, jr.Eitelsonnenschein GmbHco-director Episode 6/7

Advertising/Image/Music videos as director

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019Fuji Europe - The Secret (WT)Corporate FilmMax Tsuicinecore Motion Pictures GmbH
2019Magenta - Smart HomeCommercialMax TsuiRecordbay GmbH [de]
2018Waldemar Behn GmbH - Danzka VodkaCommercialMax Tsui4K Film Produktion (formerly Helmuth Weers Produktion)
2017Sennheiser - The inner VoiceCommercialMax Tsuicinecore Motion Pictures GmbH
2016Syrians Against Sexism / WerbekampagneCommercialMax TsuiMax Tsui / Ulrich von Blum Produktion
2016Deutsche Telekom - Smart Home FMCCommercialMax TsuiGrosse8 Visuelle Kommunikation GmbH & Co. KG
2014Ara Shoes AG - Frühling/Sommer Kollektion
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax TsuiCubic Studios GmbH [de]Director/D.o.P.
2014Sennheiser - Pushing you forward (WT)
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax TsuiDivimoveDirector/D.o.P.
2014Ara Shoes AG - Herbst/Winter Kollektion
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax TsuiCubic Studios GmbH [de]Director/D.o.P.
2014FujiFilm - My Photo Diary
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax Tsuicongaz visual media company GmbHDirector/D.o.P.
2014Coca Cola - Steampunk Coke
Director/D.o.P.
Spec CommercialMax TsuiFH Fachhochschule Dortmund [de]Director/D.o.P.
2014Every Cloud (WT)Fashion FilmMax TsuiTsui/Borowski/Gehrke 2014
2013dm / L'Oreàl - Alles glatt gegangen. Eren Bektas
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax Tsuicinecore Motion Pictures GmbHDirector/D.o.P.
2013Czubi - Station BB 17 (WT)
Director/D.o.P.
Music VideoMultipleSafepictures, Sascha Syndicus [de]Director/D.o.P.
2012Mazda 6 - Test Drive
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax TsuiZEITSPRUNG COMMERCIAL GmbHDirector/D.o.P.
2012DORMA - Unternehmensfilm 2012 (WT)
Director/D.o.P.
Corporate FilmMax TsuiFerry Film GmbHDirector/D.o.P.
2011Katharina Walter - the force of balance
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax TsuiErich Flamme FilmproduktionDirector/D.o.P.
2010Giorgio Armani - Moments
Director/D.o.P.
Spec CommercialMax TsuiMPS Media Production Service GmbH & Co. KGDirector/D.o.P.
2008Nissan Micra - Wendekreis
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax TsuiTBWA Deutschland Holding GmbH [de]Director/D.o.P.
2008BZgA - Besser, sicher einlochen (Wettbewerbsbeitrag)
Director/D.o.P.
CommercialMax TsuiFH Fachhochschule Dortmund [de]Director/D.o.P.

Non-fictional projects as director

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2018Was? Das geht? - Let's talk digitalWeb MagazineMax TsuiDivimove

Further projects as director

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019Henkel - Beauty Lighthouse in DüsseldorfVideo InstallationMax TsuiRecordbay GmbH [de]

Fictional projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020Die PfefferkörnerTV Series, ARD [de], NDR [de]MultipleLetterbox Filmproduktion GmbH
2018ScorpionFeature FilmMuhlisa AzizovaUzbekistan Youth Union [uz]
2017Er gehört zu mir...Short FilmMultipleJoseph DuMont Berufskolleg (JDBK) [de]
2016World of Wolfram (Webserie)
DoP Episode 5/6/7
Series, Funk [de]Lutz Heineking, jr.Eitelsonnenschein GmbHDoP Episode 5/6/7
2016Darth Maul - Apprentice
DoP
Short FilmShawn BuT7 Production [de]DoP
2014Weisse Steine (WT)Indie Feature FilmRegina BrodtKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
2014Diebe des SchlafesMedium Length FilmLukasz PetheKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
2013The End - A Contract With The DevilTV MovieJoachim MaisJAM-TV Film Production GmbH [de]
2013Heimat Classics (Webserie)
Episode 1 + 2
SeriesMultipleHeimat Classics Produktion [de]Episode 1 + 2
2013Die Besetzten (WT)Short FilmMultipleHearts and Minds Medienproduktion GmbH
2011Killing ChrisShort FilmDustin SteinkühlerÜber Rot GmbH [de]
2011Stockdunkel (WT)Short FilmDaniel SchaberBlueReh Media, Janina Best [de]
2009Rückkehr (WT)Short FilmDominic DrolshagenRuhrakademie Schwerte - Privates Lehrinstitut für Kunst, Design und Medien [de]
2009Schwerte sehen und sterben (8 Kurzfilme) (WT)
S16mm
Short FilmDarja SimonRuhrakademie Schwerte - Privates Lehrinstitut für Kunst, Design und Medien [de]S16mm
2008ZOU!Short FilmRaphael RumpfWAM Die Medienakademie GmbH
2008Der letzte EremitShort FilmJuliane BlothnerKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]
2007Haltlos - Losing GroundShort FilmAndre Herrmannthemissingframe, Andre Herrmann
2007Lo No Comparable A La PalabraShort Film, arteSebastian FritzschGalerie Henseleit
2007mittendrin - Ninas Welt (Mobile Devices) (WT)
Episode 1 - 38
TV SeriesJens Fischer [3]Icon Impact GmbH [de]Episode 1 - 38
2006mittendrin - Ninas Welt (Mobile Devices) (WT)
Episode 1 - 38
TV SeriesJens Fischer [3]Icon Impact GmbH [de]Episode 1 - 38

Advertising/Image/Music videos as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020Re-start - Der Lockdown-Film (Internetfilm)
DoP Cologne/Northrhine Westfalia
CommercialFlorian MeimbergDie freien Kreativen aus Film und Werbung [de]DoP Cologne/Northrhine Westfalia
2019Fuji Europe - The Secret (WT)Corporate FilmMax Tsuicinecore Motion Pictures GmbH
2019Magenta - Smart HomeCommercialMax TsuiRecordbay GmbH [de]
2019Umweltministerium BW - Umwelt Technik Preis 2019 (4 Preisträgerfilme)Corporate FilmSteffen Kienzlecinecore Motion Pictures GmbH
2019Fortuna Ehrenfeld - TequilaMusic VideoLutz Heineking, jr.Eitelsonnenschein GmbH
2017Sennheiser - The inner Voice
Director/DoP
CommercialMax Tsuicinecore Motion Pictures GmbHDirector/DoP
2017Primagas GmbH - Der Kundenberater (WT)Corporate FilmMultipleNeuartig [de]
2016Granu Fink - Prosta forte (Testimonial)CommercialArthur Heislercongaz visual media company GmbH
2016Targobank - Hier komme ich gerne hinCommercialAndreas Andènew.id filmproduktion gmbh
2016Parookaville 2016 - Aftermovie (WT)
Highspeed
Event DocumentaryBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbHHighspeed
2016Caravaning - Best Ager & FamilyCommercialFlorian MeimbergMesmerized Pictures
2015Puma - EvoSpeed SL. Marco Reus vs. Sergio AgüeroCommercialZak DavisSimon Says Media [de]
2015Philipp Dittberner - Das ist dein LebenMusic VideoBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbH
2015FC Gelsenkirchen-Schalke 04 E.V. - Unser SchalkeCommercialJonas HartungEitelsonnenschein GmbH
2015WDR - KurvenklängeMusic VideoBaris AladagWDR - Westdeutscher Rundfunk [de]
2015Axent - Axent One (Produktfilm)CommercialCharles BalsParasol Island GmbH [de]
2015Jean-Michel Jarre & Little Boots - IfMusic VideoBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbH
2014Gorgos Kraikos - Nice Surprise (Yaya is da)Music Video, WDR [de]Lutz Heineking, jr.Eitelsonnenschein GmbH
2014Roma KG Burgau - UnternehmensfilmCorporate FilmHanno OlderdissenZEITSPRUNG COMMERCIAL GmbH
2014Sennheiser - Pushing you forward (WT)
Director/DoP
CommercialMax TsuiDivimoveDirector/DoP

Shows/Live/Events as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2014Clueso - Stadtrandlichter Live (DVD)Concert RecordingBaris AladagPark17 Filmproduktion GmbH

Further projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2019Henkel - Beauty Lighthouse in DüsseldorfVideo InstallationMax TsuiRecordbay GmbH [de]

Fictional projects in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2014CollideFeature FilmEran CreevyAutobahn Filmcamera operator Crash Cam Operator
2014Missing TigerShort FilmDavid ZimmermannDavid Zimmermann Produktiongaffer
2013Flash GordoShort FilmAnette JadczakFH Fachhochschule Dortmund [de]gaffer
2012Fruit FliesShort FilmBijan BenjaminKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]2nd unit dop
2012The Paragon CortexFeature FilmJohn KilkerWater Gap Pictures, John Kilker [us]gaffer
2011Skinscapes (Modefilm)Short FilmSandra Birknerbodycult tvgaffer RedCode RAW
2009Allein der GedankeShort FilmAlexander KluthKHM Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln [de]gaffer RedCode RAW
2008Das Gefängnis (WT)Short FilmRaluca-Maria Rusuifs Internationale Filmschule Köln GmbHgaffer S16mm
2007En PratiqueShort FilmBenjamin CantuFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]gaffer S16mm
2007The ChocolateShort FilmJean-Baptiste ChuatFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]gaffer S16mm
2007RoundsShort FilmStefan BünnigFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]gaffer S16mm
2007limpIDShort FilmLisa Violetta Gaßifs Internationale Filmschule Köln GmbHgaffer S16mm
2007Die BesucherinFeature FilmLola RandlCOIN FILMlighting technician / electrician
2006Diving InShort FilmChristine Uschy Wernkeifs Internationale Filmschule Köln GmbHgaffer
2005RubikonIndie Feature FilmBenjamin DresslerEssen filmt GmbH i.G. [de]gaffer
2005NachkommenShort FilmHeiko van der SchermFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]consultant Berater Licht

Shows/Live/Events in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2008World of Comedy - Die besten Comedians der Welt!TV-Event, RTL [de]MultipleHurricane Fernsehproduktion GmbH [de]gaffer

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2018Sennheiser - The inner VoiceCannes Corporate Media & TV Awards [fr]Beste RegieWinner
2017World of Wolfram (Webserie)LA WebFest [us]Kamera ComedyNominated
2017World of Wolfram (Webserie)LA WebFest [us]VFX ComedyWinner
2015Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeYoung Director Award [fr]Test CommercialWinner
2015Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeAndy Award [us]Student Andy AwardWinner
2015Coca Cola - Steampunk CokeArt Directors Club GermanyFilm/ViralWinner
2010McDonald's - Mehr SMS geht nicht (Webfilm)McDonald´s SMS - ContestBester WerbespotWinner
2007Absolut Vodka - In an Absolut World (Webfilm)Very Short and Very Cheep Film Festival (VSVCFF)Best ShortNominated

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesCantonese English German
Experience abroadAntarctica: Antarctic
Middle East: United Arab Emirates
North Africa: Morocco
North America: USA
East Asia: China
Eastern Europe: Belarus, Czech Republic, Poland, Russia
South Africa: South Africa
Southern Europe: Croatia, Italy, Spain
Southeast Asia: Hongkong
Western Europe: Austria, England, France, Netherlands, Switzerland, United Kingdom
Central Asia: Uzbekistan
LicencesC1 (truck < 3,5t <= 7,5t) [eu]
Immediate working areaCologne
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - North Rhine-Westphalia
Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Dortmund, Hamburg, Hongkong, Leipzig, Los Angeles, Munich, New York, Stuttgart, Washington D. C.