Dennis Mill, director of photography, camera operator, Frankfurt
  • director of photography (15)
  • camera operator (3)
Born 1984 in Erlenbach am Main (35 Years)

    About Dennis Mill

    DENNIS MILL IS A CINEMATOGRAPHER BASED IN GERMANY.
    HIS PASSION FOR THE FILM WAS AWAKED DURING HIS HIGH-SCHOOL DAYS. WITH HIS FATHERS CAMERA, HE STARTED MAKING HIS FIRST OWN LITTLE FILMS.

    AFTER GRADUATION, HE WORKED FOR DIFFERENT TV- AND FILM PRODUCTIONS AND GAINED HIS FIRST EXPERIENCE WITH WELL-KNOWN DIRECTORS AND DIRECTORS OF PHOTOGRAPHY.

    HE STUDIED CINEMATOGRAPHY AT THE RENOWNED FILM ACADEMY BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG. WWW.FILMAKADEMIE.DE

    TEACHERS:
    BIRGIT GUDJONSDOTTIR, MARTIN GRESSMANN, PETER BADEL, KAY GAUDITZ, THOMAS MERKER, KLAUS MERKEL, JOLANTA DYLEWSKA, CHRISTIAN BERGER, SLAWOMIR IDZIAK ...

    DURING THIS TIME HE REALIZED AS DOP VARIOUS FICTIONAL AS WELL AS
    DOCUMENTARY FILM PROJECTS IN EUROPE.

    TODAY HE IS BASED IN FRANKFURT AND FREELANCES WORLD WIDE.

    Projects as director of photography

    YearTitleGenredirectorProducerComment
    2019Bike of a BoyShort FilmNicolas EhretFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]ARRI Amira - Zeiss HS
    2019Ein Fall für zweiTV Series, ZDF [de]MultipleNovafilm Fernsehproduktion GmbH (ODEON TV mit Novafilm verschmolzen) [de]additional photography B-Cam Additional Folge 25 / ARRI Amira
    2018Surfer - Vom Umgang mit Wellen / Surfer - Dealing with WavesDocumentaryDaniela VaterFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]ARRI Amira - Zeiss HS
    2017Die Geheimnisse des Adventure Club of EuropeTeaserSebastian HilgerDerzianPictures [de]ARRI Alexa - Zeiss UP
    2014Nach der WahrheitMedium Length FilmNicolas EhretFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]ARRI Alexa - UP
    2014AbschiedShort FilmKlaus MerkelFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]ARRI Alexa 4:3 / Hawk Anamorph
    2013Die Welt da draußenShort FilmSebastian HilgerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]ARRI 416 / S16mm
    2012A Life - No RegretsDocumentaryNils OtteFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]ARRI SR3 / S16mm
    2012Wohin wir kämen wenn wir gingenShort FilmMoritz LenzFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]SONY F3
    2010Spring!Short FilmPatrick HammerschmidtOne-Shot Filmproduktionen UG [de]
    2010Frankfurt CoincidencesIndie Feature FilmEnkelejd LlucaMilluca Productions, Enkelejd Lluca [de]Filmfest München 2011 / Tele 5 Award
    2009Oswalda Hus - Das Oswalda Hus im WinterImage FilmSteffen GruberOne-Shot Filmproduktionen UG [de]
    2009DraußenShort FilmPaul KusmaulOne-Shot Filmproduktionen UG [de]
    2008Rush On MoonShort FilmHanna Linnh_da Hochschule Darmstadt
    2008Zwei BrüderShort FilmPatrick Hammerschmidth_da Hochschule Darmstadt

    Projects as camera operator

    YearTitleGenredirector of photographyProducerComment
    2018Chocolate ManShort FilmJulian C. SteinerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]B-Cam / ARRI Alexa - Hawk Anamorph
    2016Viel zu nahTV Movie, ARD [de]Armin AlkerHessischer RundfunkB-Cam & 2nd Unit Kamera / ARRI Mini
    2015Conni & CoFeature FilmKonstantin KröningProducers at Work GmbHB-Cam & 2nd Unit Kamera / RED

    Film projects in other capacities

    YearTitleGenreDirectorProducerComment
    2017Good Boy Bad BoyShort FilmJoscha DoumaZum Goldenen Lamm2nd unit dop
    2017Unter StromShort FilmClemens RothFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]electrician
    2017Astra - Raum 237Spec CommercialNatascha StoguFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]gaffer
    2017ConfessioShort FilmAntoine DenglerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]key/dolly grip
    201614.74 or The Pursuit of MediocrityShort FilmAntoine DenglerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]electrician
    2016On Your WayShort FilmThomas SaliFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]key/dolly grip
    2015Hamdullah - Im Namen AllahsSeries PilotGabriel BorgettoFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]electrician
    2015KaltfrontTV Movie, HR [de]Lars HenningHessischer Rundfunk2nd assistant camera
    2014Schönes Prügeln - Wrestling in WeinheimDocumentaryChristine Schäfer [1]Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]highspeed operator 1 DT Zusatz
    2014Der verlorene SohnShort FilmKlaus MerkelFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]electrician
    2014Spotify - GrammophoneSpec CommercialMultipleFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]1st assistant camera 35mm / Hawk Anamorph
    2014MarderShort FilmSebastian HilgerFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]best boy Für einzelne Drehtage
    2014Tatort - Wer bin ichTV-Movie (Series), HR [de]Bastian GüntherHessischer Rundfunk2nd assistant camera
    2014Mund zu MundShort FilmOskar SulowskiFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]best boy Aushilfe für einzelne Tage
    2014Bose - We will Rock YouSpec CommercialPierre Castillo BernadFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]gaffer
    2013AbschiedShort FilmKlaus MerkelFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]head writer
    2013EdenShort FilmOliver KrachtFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]best boy
    2013FMX 2014 - Rugby Bugs (Trailer)CommercialEmanuel FuchsFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]additional electrician
    2012Lack of spaceShort DocumentaryUlrich HoppFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]1st assistant camera
    2012In case of Women becoming madShort FilmEva GördesFilmakademie Baden-Württemberg [de]electrician

    Film awards

    YearFilmAwardCategory 
    2011Frankfurt CoincidencesFilmfest MünchenProduzent - Förderpreis Deutscher FilmNominated
    2011Frankfurt CoincidencesHessischer Fernsehpreis 2011HochschulfilmpreisWinner

    Basic data

    NationalityGerman
    LanguagesEnglish (Fluent), German (Native speaker)
    Experience abroadNorthern Europe: Denmark
    Eastern Europe: Albania
    Southern Europe: Italy, Portugal, Spain
    Western Europe: Austria, France, Netherlands, Switzerland
    LicencesB (car) [eu]
    Immediate working areaFrankfurt
    1st residence (federal state or country)Germany - Hesse
    Accommodation possibilitiesBerlin, Cologne, Hamburg, London, Munich, Stuttgart