AboutAbout

 

Michael Rottmann


Working as a freelance director of photography for documentaries, fiction and commercials
Based in Vienna, Austria -  International working experience.

Available for assignments worldwide. 

Vita

1984   born in Vienna, Austria
2004   Graduation in Baden, Austria
2005   working as a freelance photographer for local newspapers
2006   Internships at production companies (camera department, editing)
2007   2 years education @ filmcollege vienna, specialized in cinematography & directing
2008   working in different positions on set and off set. (1st Ac, gaffer, editor, director, production assistant) 
2009   started to work as a freelance director of photography
2012   Workshop-lecturer @ new design university St. Pölten
 

Filmography - Director of Photography  (short selection)

Compera // Online-Commercial // Stereochrome
Wiener Originale // Webseries // Stereochrome 
Dreama Shorts  - Emmanuel Mbolela // Documentary // Dreama Media // directed by Manuel Gruber & Michael Rottmann 
Mysugr Bundle // Online-Commercial // Stereochrome  
Axel Hütte // Artist Portrait //  KA-21 // directed by Helmut Feier
Türken in AT - Interview Ednan Aslan // Reportage // Quo Vadis, Servus TV // directed by Mahir Yildiz
Echte Helden sind anders // 3x Short Films //  directed by Mahir Yildiz 
Kiweno // Commercial // Stereochrome // directed by Michael Rottmann
GEA - Betten // Commercial // Stereochrome 
Inscouts // Web-Explainer // Stereochrome // directed by Michael Rottmann
Irmgard Griss // Portrait // viralvideo // directed by Manuel Gruber
Martin Kippenberger // Artist Portrait // KA-21 // directed by Helmut Feier
Hackmair trifft // TV Pilot // Dreama TV // directed by Manuel Gruber
Dreama TV Portraits // Documentary Series // Dreama TV
Weninger - Sound of Terroir // Image // Viralvideo // directed by Armin Bointner
Pioneers Festival // Trailer // Viralvideo // directed by Michael Rottmann
Jetzt oder Nie // TV Pilot ORF // Bonusfilm // directed by Mathias Schweger
Checkpoint // Shortfilm // JewelLabs Pictures // directed by Viktor Perdula
MiniMc - Strizzie VIE // Musicvideo // Viralvideo // directed by Ari Tilhonen 
Los ultimos mineros // Documentary // Rottmann Films // directed by Thomas Poppe & Michael Rottmann
Ledon // Commercial // Digifilm // directed by Bernhard Ratka 
Remax Football // Commercial // Digifilm // directed by Bernhard Ratka 
The green Wave // Documentary // directed by Aidin Afshar
Suzie cries for help // Musicvideo // Seven Films // directed by Christophe Weginger
Hobbygott // Musicvideo // Rehman Film // directed by Irfan Rehman
Bakary // Shortfilm // Filmcollege // directed by Paul Weingartner
Sanfte Begegnung // Shortfilm // Filmcollege // directed by Paul Weingartner
 

Filmography - Director  (short selection)
 
Dreama Shorts  - Emmanuel Mbolela // Documentary // Dreama Media
Kiweno // Commercial // Stereochrome
Mysugr // Commercial // Stereochrome 
Inscouts // Web-Explainer // Stereochrome
Pioneers Festival // Trailer // Viralvideo
Los ultimos mineros // Documentary // Rottmann Film
my room, my life // Shortfilm 
Läksvik // Shortfilm // Rehman Film
Beschissen // Shortfilm // Filmcollege

Filmography - in other Functions (short selection)

1st AC // Gas Monopoly // Documentary // Fischerfilm // Director & DP:  Richard Ladkani
1st AC // Telering Basta // Commercial // Seven Production //  Director: Michael Heine, DP: Florian Gintenreiter
1st AC // Tom Turbo // TV Series // Kids TV // Director: Irfan Rehman, Michael Sokola,  DP: Rene Rothkopf
Gaffer // Samsung Smart TV // Commercial // Gabler Jurasch // Director: Andreas Gabler, DP: Florian Gintenreiter
Gaffer // Telering - Inderhood // Commercial // Seven Production // Director: Michael Heine, DP: Florian Gintenreiter
PA // Valkyrie // Feature // United Artists // Director: Bryan Singer
PA // Quantum of Solace // Feature // Sony Pictures // Director: Marc Forster
PA // La Boheme // Feature // MR-Film // Director: Robert Dornhelm