Elias Danner is an award-winning director, cinematographer & photographer based in Berlin, Germany. Trained in Vancouver, Toronto and New York, his work and passion for visual storytelling have brought him to over 30 countries across 4 continents and counting. He climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro to shoot the documentary “Living Earth”, which was released in theatres in 2013. After directing / shooting various short and middle length films and commercials, he is now working on his first fictional feature.

Photo: Tenzin Sherpa

camera expertise

Arri Alexa, Alexa Mini
Red Gemini, Scarlet-W, Epic Dragon, Mysterium-X
Panasonic Varicam LT
Sony CineAlta F55, FS7, FS5
Canon C300, C100
DJI Inspire 2 Zenmuse X5s, Inspire 1


Languages: German, English, French
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