ABOUT

Felix Schmilinsky is a Director of Photography for commercials, music videos, narrative films, documentary and video art.

Based in London for more than ten years. Organically grown in Germany.

He has shot award winning films that screened at festivals around the world including LA Film Festival, BFI London Film Festival, Durban International Film Festival, Cannes and many more.

His debut feature film ‘A Moving Image‘ was released in UK cinemas in 2017.

Felix has twelve years worth of experience working in the film industry and studied at the Arts Institute at Bournemouth as well as FAMU in Prague. He worked in the camera department for several years learning from some of the top craftsmen before becoming a Director of Photography.

FESTIVALS & AWARDS
Feature Films

A MOVING IMAGE (2016)

WINNER
Independent Spirit Film Production Award – Screen Nation Awards
Special Mention – Black Star Film Fest Philadelphia

NOMINATED
Best Feature Film World Fiction – LA Film Festival

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS
LA Film Festival
Black Star Film Fest Philadelphia
BFI London Film Festival
Urbanworld Film Festival NYC
Durban International Film Festival
Encounters Film Festival Bristol

THE 13TH (2017)

WINNER
Best Cinematography – Calcutta International Cult Film Festival
Best Horror Feature Film – Calcutta International Cult Film Festival
Best Supporting Actress – Calcutta International Cult Film Festival
Best Editing – Calcutta International Cult Film Festival
Best Sound Design – Calcutta International Cult Film Festival
Best Feature Film – London Independent Film Awards
Best Original Score – London Independent Film Awards
Best Actress – London Greek Film Festival

NOMINATED
Best Cinematography – London Greek Film Festival

Short Films

LASCIVIOUS GRACE (2017)

NOMINATED
Best Writing (Nadia Cavelle) – Underwire Festival 2017
Best Actress (Ronke Adekoluejo) – Underwire Festival 2017

LONG DRIVE HOME (2017)

WINNER
Jury Award – Short to the Point in Bucharest 2017
Gold Remi – WorldFest Houston 2017
Semi Finalist – Midsummer Scream Halloween Festival Long Beach 2017

TWO FISH (2015)

WINNER
Best Cinematography – BlackBird Filmfest NY 2016