JOKO SCHMIDT / DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY JOKO SCHMIDT / DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY


Grown up on rural football fields and with VHS cassettes in front of the 90s tube tv, Johannes gained his first experience in analogue photography and 8 mm film during his school days. After graduating from high school, he decided to pursue his passion with a Bachelor of Arts degree in "Motion Pictures". During his studies he gained experience as a camera assistant and lighting technician in a film equipment rental company and in various productions. At the same time, he created his own camera work in advertising, short film and music videos. In the past Johannes lensed some award-winning work for brands such as Lufthansa, Mercedes or Siemens among others. Nowadays he loves more than ever to combine his passion for sports and moving images in visually strong films with a focus on capturing intimate moments and human vulnerability.


Awards:

■ Young Director Award 2016 - Gold (Category: Charity) 

■ Deutscher Menschenrechts-Filmpreis 2016 - Finalist (Category: Hochschule) 

■ Golden Award of Montreux 2017 - Gold (Category: Charity) 

■ AICP Awards 2017 - Finalist (Category: Student Commercial) 

■ New York Festivals (TV & Films) 2018 - Gold World Medal 

■ New York Festivals (Advertising) 2018 - Third Prize Award 

■ Internationale Wirtschaftsfilmtage 2018 - Prix Victoria in Silber 

■ Internationale Wirtschaftsfilmtage 2018 - Prix Victoria in Gold 

■ Die PR Klappe 2018 - Shortlist 

■ Internationale Wirtschaftsfilmtage 2020 - Prix Victoria in Gold



Represented by:

TRIANGLE creative mgmt

Maria Piroth

+49 151 5485 6838

maria@triangle-mgmt.com


Stock representation:



Personal:

Johannes Schmidt

based in Wiesbaden, Germany

+49 151 5873 5478

kontakt@jokoschmidt.com