kolja brandt

kolja brandt

cinematographer

Kolja is an award winning Director of Photography who apart from international feature films and tv series shoots commercials and documentaries.
In 2017 he shot 3 episodes of “the Terror” for AMC, produced by Scottfree and directed by Sergio Mimica Gezzan.
Kolja is based in Berlin and is fluent in german, spanish and english.

Awards:

2006

“Tough enough” (“Knallhart”)
– Bronze at the Manaki Brothers International Camera Festival
– Silver best picture at the German Academy Awards
– Fipresci award at the Berlin International Film Festival

2009

“Northface” (“Nordwand”)
– Best cinematography at the German Academy Awards
– Best cinematography at the German Film Critic Association

“Migros chicken”
– Bronze Lion at the Cannes Advertising Festival

“Mercedes dreams”
– Silver Lion at the Cannes Advertising Festival

2015/2016

“Naked among wolves” (“Nackt unter Wölfen”)
– Best cinematography at the German Television Academy Awards
– Nomination for best tv feature at the International Emmy Awards


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