ABOUT

Felix Schmilinsky is a German Director of Photography based in London who shoots narrative film, commercials, documentary, music videos and video art.

He began his career as a cinematographer shooting independent short films and music videos. In 2016, his debut feature film A Moving Image premiered at the LA Film Festival, garnering a theatrical release and worldwide distribution.

Felix has filmed work for international brands such as Nike, Volvo, Adidas, Asics, Bacardi, Vodafone, BT Sport and has photographed internationally renowned musicians George Ezra, The 1975 and many more.

Felix is a graduate of Bournemouth Film School and FAMU Prague. He has lived in the U.K. for more than 12 years and travelled all around the globe for his work.

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
BFI London Film Festival
Durban International Film Festival
Black Star Film Fest Philadelphia
Urbanworld Film Festival NYC
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 Feature Film – London Independent Film Awards

NOMINATED
Best Cinematography – London Greek Film Festival

Short Films

KEEPSAKE (2018)

NOMINATED
Best Writing (Helena Coan) – Underwire Festival 2018

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