Eugen Gritschneder is a German Cinematographer shooting drama, commercials and documentaries. He lives in Munich but also works on a regular basis in Berlin and Copenhagen.

His films have been shown on national and international Film Festivals and have been awarded numerous awards. Most notably Eugen has been awarded the prize for “Best Cinematography” for his short REVOLUTION at the 2016 International Film Festival Pielagos en Corto in Santander, Spain.

His debut feature FAMILIENFIEBER won the prize for the best debut at the Max-Ophüls-Prize 2014 and had a nationwide release in Cinemas.

Eugen studied Cinematography at the Munich Filmschool and worked as an intern at ARRI Rental Munich. Eugen has also been engaging in 360° and VR commercials. He teaches Film Analysis at the Theaterakademie August Everding in Munich and has become a regular Guest Teacher at the European Film College.


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  • Friesland
    2024, TV-Film
    ZDF, 2x90min
    D: Alex Costea

  • Friedmanns Vier
    2022, RTL +
    8x45 min
    D: Alex Costea

  • Mich hat keiner gefragt
    2020, TV-Film
    ZDF, 90min
    D: Nico Sommer

  • SOKO Köln
    2020, TV-Serie
    ZDF, 4x45min
    D: Sarah Winkenstette

  • Tackling Life
    2018, Documentary
    ZDF, 90min
    D: Johannes List

  • Racko - No better Friend
    2018, TV-Series
    ARD/BR 13 x 25min
    D: Uli Möller

  • Die letzte Sau
    (2nd Unit DoP)
    2016, Fiction
    ZDF, 90min
    D: Aron Lehmann

  • Emerald Green 
    (Camera Operator)
    2016, Fiction
    Concorde, 120min
    D: Fuchssteiner/Schöde

  • Mollath
    2016, Documentary
    BR, 90min
    D:  A. Blendl & L. Stade

  • Familienfieber
    2015, Kino, 90min
    D: Nico Sommer

    ... numerous Short Films and Commercials since 2010.