cinematography /// constanze schmitt


Constanze Schmitt was born in 1985. She studied Audiovisual Media/Cinematography at Beuth University of Berlin followed by Cinematography at German Film and Television Academy Berlin. She was participating in lectures and classes by among others Patrick Orth, Reinhold Vorschneider, Nina Menkes, Agnès Godard, Andres Veiel, Pedro Costa and Christian Hochhäusler. In 2014 she was part of an exchange program at California Institute of the Arts in Los Angeles. She lives in Berlin.

Education

2011–2017    Cinematography at German Film and Television Academy Berlin

2006–2011    Bachelor of Arts in Audiovisual Media (Camera) at Beuth University of Applied Sciences

CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARDS

 

* Best Cinematography Award for "A Gentle Night" at Sulmona International Film Festival, Italy

* Best Cinematography Award for "A Gentle Night" at Heart of Gold International Film Festival, Australia

* Best Cinematography Award for "Rummel" at Festival International des Écoles de Cinéma

Filmography

Number One

Feature, China 2017

Director: A Nian

 

Mountain Men

Documentary, Bulgaria 2017

Director: Eliza Petkova

 

A Gentle Night

Short, China 2017

Director: Qiu Yang

 

Zhaleika

Feature, Bulgaria 2016

Director: Eliza Petkova

 

Eliza

Short, USA 2015

Director: Zi Gao

 

Nabelschnur / Umbilical Cord

Short, Germany 2015

Director: Eliza Petkova

 

Toxuria

Short, USA 2014

Director: Zi Gao

 

Abwesend / Absent

Short, Germany 2014

Director: Eliza Petkova

 

Unsichtbar / Invisible

Short, Germany 2013

Director: Sarah Blaßkiewitz

 

Asche / Ashes

Short, Germany 2013

Director: Christoph Rath

 

Südkreuz

Short, Germany 2012

Director: Constanze Schmitt

 

Auf dem Weg nach Oben

Short, Germany 2011

Director: Sarah Blaßkiewitz

 

Die Essenz des Guten

Webseries, Germany 2010

Director: Maxim Kuphal Potapenko

 

Rummel

Short, Germany 2010

Director: Benjamin Teske

 

Try A Little Tenderness

Short, Germany 2009

Director: Benjamin Teske 

 

Commercial work

VW Group Culture - Deutschland 8

2017

Director: Katharina Woll

 

Déjavü Productions - Wedding W

2017

Director: Ariane Döhring

 

VW Group Culture - Athens Kassel Ride

2017

Director: Katharina Woll

 

Federal Anti-Discrimination Agency - KittChat

2016

Director: Maxim Kuphal Potapenko

 

Zalando - Sneakers

2016

Director: Shalini Kellinghaus

 

Zalando - National Day

2016

Director: Shalini Kellinghaus

 

Zalando - Meet Michele

2016

Director: Shalini Kellinghaus

 

Zalando - Carly Rowena

2016

Director: John McCarthy

 

Federal Anti-Discrimination Agency - #175

2016

Director: Maxim Kuphal Potapenko

 

BMW

2016

Director: Maxim Kuphal Potapenko

 

Joop

2015

Director: Konstantin Bock