Director of Photography

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Hans Jakobi, Cinematographer, bvk

Born: 20.03.62
Apprenticeship as cinematographer, assistant camera, camera operator, camera and light seminars by Michael Ballhaus, HD workshop, 3D workshop
Since 1997 freelance camera
Member of the National Camera Association (BKV – Bundesverband der bildgestaltenden Kameramänner und –frauen)
Nominated twice for the German camera award, world gold medal, grand award at the New York festival, awarded the Gold Plaque and the Silver Hugo the Chicago Film Festival
Portfolio: television plays, commercials, documentaries, industry film and video
Collaboration with the following (selection): A.Engstfeld, P.Thorwarth, C.Wiegand, F.P.Barth, F.Baumann, S.Hirth, E.Keusch, O.Frohnauer, M.Rowitz, A.Schlosser, M.Glawogger, H. Krill, G.Wengler, C.Twente, E.v.Möller, T.Wagner , J.v.Hesler, J. Monath, C. Civitillo, F.Klütsch, T.Ockers, R.Dilger uva

Director
Selection of the most significant productions:

Cinema:

2011 Wie das Rad die Welt veränderte Director: G.Wengler, Prod.: Group.ie
2002 Im Augenblick Director: Erika v. Möller
Nominated for the Gernan Camera Award 2004
2000 Automat Kalashnikov (partly)
Director and Producer: A.Engstfeld
Nominated for the Grimme Award 2002
1999 Genug Gelacht Director: J.v.Hesler
1999 Der Sprung Director: F.P.Barth
1997 Mafia, Pizza, Razzia (As camera operator) Director: P.Thorwarth, Prod.: INDIGO

TV:

2012 Die verschwundene Mauer,ZDF, Director Andreas Sawall, Prod.: Spiegel TV
2012 Trigema, Imagefilm und Fernsehspot, Director: Ralf Dilger
2011/2012 Terra X „Anno“ (AT) Supergrabungen, 2 epispodes, ZDF, Director: Andreas Sawall Prod.: Spiegel TV Media GmbH
2011 Terra X „Entdecker“ Alfred Wegener, ZDF, Director: G.Wengler, Prod.: Cinecentrum
„Entdecker“ Johan Ludwig Burckhardt, ZDF, Director: F.Klütsch, Prod.: Cinecentrum
„Entdecker“ Georg Forster, ZDF, Director: Tom Ockers, Prod.: Cinecentrum
2010 Terra X
Rungholt-Atlantis der Nordsee ZDF, Director: G.Wengler
Prod.: EcoMEDIA, nominated for the German Camera Award 2011
2009 Mission X
4 Episodes from the corresponding ZDF series, Director:
A.Engstfeld, C.Heynen, A.Scheunert, Oliver Frohnauer
Prod. A.Engstfeld
2008 Duell am Nil
3 Episodes for the ZDF / Arte, Director: G. Wengler
Prod.: Taglicht Media
2007 Mission X
4 Episodes from the corresponding ZDF series, Director:
A.Engstfeld, C.Heynen, A.Scheunert, Oliver Frohnauer
Prod. A.Engstfeld
2007 Ayu Lhamo, Die Schamanin vom Dach der Welt
Arte, Director: Fritz Baumann, Prod. Bewegte Zeiten
2006 Jeanne d’ Arc
Reenactments for the ZDF series Sphinx. Director G. Wengler
Prod.: Caligari
2006 Das Jesustuch
Reenactments for the ZDF series Sphinx. Director G. Wengler
Prod.: Caligari
2005 Richard Wagner und die Frauen
Reenactments, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Director: Andreas Morell,
Prod.: Provobis HH / Merkur TV
2005 Mission X
4 Episodes from the corresponding ZDF series, Director: C.Twente,A.Engstfeld,C.Heynen,A.Scheunert
Prod. A.Engstfeld
2005 Magische Welten – Mythos Sahara
ZDF, Prod.: Bewegte Zeiten
2004 Minik
90min, TV and cinema, Director and Prod.: A.Engstfeld 2004 Deutsche in Amerika
4 Episodes , WDR , Director Fritz Baumann, Prod.: A.Engstfeld
2004 Ritter oder Engel
Best Film EBU Drama-Exchange
Saarländischer Rundfunk, Director: Justin Leonard-Stauber, Prod.: Carpe Diem Filmprod.
2003 Miras Geheimnis
Saarland broadcasting, Director: A.Kern, Prod.: Carpe Diem Filmprod.
2003 Mission X
4 Episodes from the corresponding ZDF series, Regie: C.Twente,A.Engstfeld,C.Heynen Prod.: A.Engstfeld
2003 Marie Antoinette
from the ZDF series Sphinx, Director: G.Wengler, Prod.:Caligari Film Munich
2002 Tom`s 8.Geburtstag
Saarland broadcasting, Director:A.Kern, Prod.: Carpe Diem Filmprod.
2002 Mission X
4 Episodes from the corresponding ZDF series, Regie: C.Twente,A.Engstfeld, Prod.:A.Engstfeld
2002 Mordfall Kaspar Hauser
from the ZDF series Sphinx, Regie: G.Wengler, Prod.:Caligari Film Munich
2001
Des Kaisers Diamant
from the ZDF series Jäger verlorener Schätze, Director: C.Twente Prod.: A.Engstfeld 2000 Serientäter im Visier
from the series 37°, Director: M.Wiese, Prod.:SWR
2000
Fahrt in das Inferno
from the series Tragödien der Technik, Director: F.Baumann, Prod.: Caligari Film,Munich 1999 Die Piraten des Kaisers
ARD Director & Prod.: A.Engstfeld
1999 Die Piraten des Diktators
ARD Director & Prod.: A.Engstfeld

Music Videos
Artist: Die Toten Hosen “Bayern”
Director: Peter Thorwarth, Prod.: INDIGO Film

Commercial, Industry and Image
Various films for IKEA, NIKE Football, BrainLAB, Commerzbank, Siemens Power Transformers, Siemens “GEAFOL” Siemens UMTS, Carl Zeiss SMT, Ruhrgas AG, Friedola, VW Autostadt, A.I.D.A. E-on, DSR Deutsche Städtereklame, RTV Family Entertainment, TRW Automotive, Volkswagen Racing, Trigema, ADIDAS

Awards
2012 Diable d’OR, Festival du Film des Diablerets, Terra X, „Alfred Wegener- Expedition ins Eis“
2011 Gold Plaque at the INTERCOM Filmfestival,Chicago for „Siemens Geafol – Simply Better“
2011 Nominated for the German Camer Award for „Rungholt – Atlantis der Nordsee“
2009 ERNST-SCHNEIDER-PREIS
Mission X “Verrat in Triest”
2008 Silver Hugo for “Siemens – Transforming know-how into Solutions” at the 44th Chicago International Film Festival
2008 Award of Master for “Siemens – Transforming know-how into Solutions” at the 20th Corporate Media Festival
2005 ERNST-SCHNEIDER-AWARD
Mission X “Der Stromkrieg”
2004 BEJING INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC FILMS FESTIVAL
Bronze Award for Mission X “Der Stromkrieg
2004 Master of Excellence for Siemens „PICO BTS“
World Gold Medal and Grand Award, New York Festivals for „you always get the message across“
2004 Nominated for the German Camera Award for „Im Augenblick“
2003 Master of Excellence for „You always get the message across“ at the 15th Corporate Media Festival, Munich
2003 Award of Master for „Technology that convinces“ at the 15th Corporate Media Festival, Munich
2003 Intermedia-Globe Finalist Diploma for „You always get the message across“ at the World Media Festival, Hamburg


For more information on Hans Jacobi’s work please click here:
www.hansjakobi.de
www.crew-united.com
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