Raised in Tanzania and Kenya, currently based in Cologne, Germany.


Advanced Diploma of Screen at APA International Film School Sydney, Australia

Berlinale Talent Campus 2018 Berlin, Germany

Cinematography Diploma at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne, Germany


 German fluent

 English fluent

 Spanish fluent

French basic


Christian Mario Löhr





Cinematography Awards

 2018 Student Award for Cinematography at the 2nd Zsigmond Vilmos International Film Festival for Eisenkopf

2018 Student Gold Award for Cinematography from the Australian Cinematography Society  for Eisenkopf

Other Awards & Nominations for projects I lensed

2018 UK Monthly Film Festival Best Horror 20 mins or less for Another Game

2018 Glasgow Horror Festival: Bitsize Best Breakout Short for Another Game

2018 Winner UND BITTE Filmfest for Mein Freund Der Deutsche

2017 Glashütte Original Dokumentarfilmpreis Nomination at the Berlin Film Festival for Eisenkopf

2017 First Steps Nomination for Eisenkopf

2016 Kurz Film Festival Köln Audience Award for Mein Freund Der Deutsche

2016 Prädikat Besonders Wertvoll for Der Storyteller

2014 Shortlist Porsche Award for Der Storyteller

2014 Spotlight Gold Student Award for Der Storyteller

2014 2. Place Young Directors Awards (Director Milan Kappen) for Der Storyteller

2014 Nominated at the Nichts Wie Weg Mit Dem Deutschen Qualitätskino Festival for Der Storyteller

2014 Winner Next Generation/Short Tiger Award

2013 Winner kurzundschön for Der Storyteller & Wahre Gefühle


I work will all kinds of gear but own some stuff myself:

Arri Alexa SXT W Kit

Red Dragon Kit

Black Magic Pocket 4k Set

Orion Anamorphics Lens Set

Flanders CMC 171 Production/Grading Screen

Astera Titan Set

Falcon Eye Flex LEDs

And much more… Contact me for a full list and prices. 

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