Ludwig Franz, director of photography, Munich
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  • Director of photography
Busy until: 8th December 2020
Born 1966 in München (53 Years)

Contact

Mobile+49 151 15674647
Phone+49 89 13999748

Showreel

Known for

Fictional projects as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2020WaPo BodenseeTV Series, ARD [de], SWR [de]MultipleSaxonia Media Filmproduktionsgesellschaft mbHEps. 41-48 + 53-56
2019Der AlteTV Series, ZDF [de]Marcus UlbrichtNeue Münchner Fernsehproduktion GmbH & Co.KG
2019WaPo BodenseeTV Series, ARD [de], SWR [de]MultipleSaxonia Media Filmproduktionsgesellschaft mbHEps. 25-32
2018WaPo BodenseeTV Series, ARD [de], SWR [de]MultipleSaxonia Media Filmproduktionsgesellschaft mbHEps.17-24
2017WaPo BodenseeTV Series, ARD [de], SWR [de]Raoul W. HeimrichSaxonia Media Filmproduktionsgesellschaft mbHEps. 9-12
2017Der AlteTV Series, ZDF [de]Raoul W. HeimrichNeue Münchner Fernsehproduktion GmbH & Co.KGEps. 411, 412
2016WaPo BodenseeTV Series, ARD [de], SWR [de]Raoul W. HeimrichSaxonia Media Filmproduktionsgesellschaft mbHEps. 1-4
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesIndie Feature FilmEd EhrenbergEyesbearentertainment (aka Bearsentertainment, Lou Binder) [de]Kino
2015Der AlteTV Series, ZDF [de]Raoul W. HeimrichNeue Münchner Fernsehproduktion GmbH & Co.KGEps. 397, 398
2014Kripo Bozen - Wer ohne Spuren gehtTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Marcus UlbrichtJoJo Film- und Fernsehproduktions GmbH [de]TV Film ARD
2013Ein Fall für zweiTV Series, ZDF [de]Marcus UlbrichtOdeon TV (merged into Odeon Fiction GmbH)TV Reihe ZDF
2013Der Geruch von ErdeTV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de]Marcus UlbrichtJoJo Film- und Fernsehproduktions GmbH [de]TV Film ARD
2012Um Himmels WillenTV Series, ARD [de]Andi NiessnerndF neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft mbHFolgen 144 - 150
2012Um Himmels Willen - Mission unmöglich (Special)TV-Movie (Series), ARD [de]Ulrich 'Ulli' KönigndF neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft mbHTV-Film ARD
2011Um Himmels WillenTV Series, ARD [de]Ulrich 'Ulli' KönigndF neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft mbHFolgen 131 - 143 ARD
2010Um Himmels WillenTV Series, ARD [de]Ulrich 'Ulli' KönigndF neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft mbHFolgen 125 - 130 ARD
2010Die Flüchtigen (WT)Short FilmSven KramerImbissfilm Stehle & Rehbock GmbH & Co. KG [de]Kurzfilm
2010Um Himmels Willen - Weihnachten unter Palmen (Special)TV Movie, ARD [de], Degeto [de], MDR [de]Ulrich 'Ulli' KönigndF neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft mbHTV-Film ARD
2009Um Himmels WillenTV Series, ARD [de]Ulrich 'Ulli' KönigndF neue deutsche Filmgesellschaft mbHFolgen 112 - 117 ARD
2009Gräfliches RouletteTV Movie, ARD [de]Ulrich 'Ulli' KönigABC Studio GmbH [de]TV-Film ARD

Advertising/Image/Music videos as director of photography

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
1999Siemens AG - NetmanCorporate FilmAxel BarthProSiebenSat1 Produktion GmbH [de]Werbung
1998BetaResearch - Image 98Corporate FilmMila BeckTaurusMediaTechnik GmbHImage Film

Fictional projects in other activities

YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesIndie Feature FilmEd EhrenbergEyesbearentertainment (aka Bearsentertainment, Lou Binder) [de]co-producer
2010Lieben alleinShort FilmMariko MinoguchiTrimafilm [de]editor

Film awards

YearFilmAwardCategory 
2017Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesCardiff Independent Film Festival [uk]Best Feature FilmWinner
2017Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesBest Fiction Film Festival [us]Best Feature FilmWinner
2017Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesIndie-Lincs Int. Film Festival [uk]Best Feature FilmNominated
2017Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesInt. Film Festival of the Caribbean Sea [ve]Best Feature FilmWinner
2017Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesPickurflick Indie Film Festival [in]Best Feature FilmWinner
2017Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesPickurflick Indie Film Festival [in]Best CinematographyWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesTirana Int'l Film Festival [al]Best Feature Film (Nov.)Winner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesNorth Carolina Film Festival [us]President's AwardWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesNorth Carolina Film Festival [us]Judge's AwardWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesHaryana Int'l Film Festival [in]Best CinematographyWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesHamilton Int'l Filmfestival [ca]Best Feature Film (Nov.)Nominated
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesHamilton Int'l Filmfestival [ca]Best Cinematography (Nov.)Winner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesRahway Int. Film Festival [us]Best Feature FilmWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesRahway Int. Film Festival [us]Best Narrative FilmWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesFootcandle Film Festival [us]Audience FavouriteWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesHarlem Int. Film Festival [us]Best World FilmWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesApchat Int. Film Festival [fr]Publikumspreis - Best Feature FilmWinner
2016Hear The Silence / Behind Enemy LinesShanghai Int. Film Festival [cn]Golden Goblet AwardNominated

Awards

YearAward
2010Die goldene Henne - Zuschauerpreis beste TV Serie "Um Himmels Willen"
2010Bambi - Zuschauerpreis beste TV Serie "Um Himmels Willen"

Basic data

NationalityGerman
LanguagesEnglish German
Experience abroadNorth America: USA
Eastern Europe: Albania, Russia
South Africa: Namibia
Southern Europe: Greece, Italy
Southeast Asia: Vietnam
Western Europe: France, Great Britain
Central Asia: Georgia
Special skills16mm Film, 35mm Film, Black & White, 4K Digital, 6K Digital, Large Format Digital, HDR, Raw, Helicopter, Visual Effects, Air-to-Air, Car-to-Car, Underwater
Own equipmentGimbal
LicencesB (car) [eu], BE (car with trailer) [eu], C (truck > 3,5 t) [eu], C1 (truck < 3,5t <= 7,5t) [eu], C1E (truck (C1) + trailer <= 12t) [eu], CE (Truck trailer) [eu], Motorboat Certificate Inland Water [de], Motorboat Certificate Sea [de]
EducationPhotographer, Camera Assistent, Camera Operator
Preferred place of workMovie, TV play, TV series, Miniseries
Immediate working areaMunich
1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Bavaria
Accommodation possibilitiesNew York
Associations