Florian Hoffmeister
Florian Hoffmeister

Filmography (TV)

True Detectives

2022, TV-series, DP, HBO


2021, TV-series, DP, 4 Episodes, Apple TV

The Terror

2017, TV-series, DP, 3 Episodes, Director: Edward Berger,Management 360


2014, TV-series, DP, Pilot-episode, Director: Otto Bathurst, Alcon Entertainment

British Legends of Stage and Screen

2012, TV-series, DP, 1 Episode, Director: Anthony Fabian, Elysian Films

Playhouse Presents

2012, TV-series, DP, 1 Episode, Warp Films

Great Expectations

2011, TV-miniseries, DP, 3 Episodes, Director: Brian Kirk, BBC


2011, TV-series, DP, 2 Episodes, BBC

10 Minute Tales

2009, TV-series, DP, 1 Episode, Endor Productions


2009, TV-movie, DP, Director: Otto Bathurst, Mammoth Screen

Sleep With Me

2009, TV-movie/ITV, DP, Director: Marc Jobst, Clerkenwell Films

The Prisoner

2009, TV-miniseries, DP, 6 Episodes, Director: Nick Hurran, Granada International

House of Saddam

2008, TV-miniseries, DP, 4 Episodes, BBC

A Number

2008, TV-movie, DP, Director: James MacDonald, BBC Films

Post Mortem

2007, TV-series, DP, 1 Episode, Sony Pictures Film und Fernseh Produktion

Five Days

2007, TV-miniseries/HBO, DP, 5 Episodes, BBC


2006, TV-movie, DP, Director: Antonia Bird, Granada Television

Der beste Lehrer der Welt

2006, TV-movie/ZDF, DP, Director: Lars Becker, Ziegler Film & Company

The Hamburg Cell

2004, TV-movie/Channel 4, DP, Director: Antonia Bird, Mentorn Television

Tatort – 3x schwarzer Kater

2003, TV-movie/WDR, DP, Director: Buddy Giovinazzo, Colonia Media

Polizeiruf 110 – Tiefe Wunden

2003, TV-movie/BR, DP, Director: Buddy Giovinazzo, Bayerischer Rundfunk


1998, TV-movie, Assistant Camera (2nd Unit), Director: Lars Kraume, Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)

Filmography (Feature Film)


2021-22, DP, Director: Todd Field, Focus Features/X Filme


2020, DP, Director: Scott Cooper, Fox Searchlight

The Big Other

2019, DP, Director: Jan Schomburg, X Filme/Warner

Official Secrets

2019, DP, Director: Gavin Hood, Classified Films

Johnny English 3

2018, DP, Director: David Kerr, Studio Canal

The Have-Nots

2016, Director/Co-Producer, unafilm

A Quiet Passion

2016, DP, Director: Terence Davies, Hurricane Films


2015, DP, Director: David Koepp, OddLot Entertainment

In Secret

2013, DP, Director: Charlie Stratton, LD Entertainment

The Deep Blue Sea

2011, DP, Director: Terence Davies, Camberwell / Fly Films

3° kälter

2005, Director/Writer, Bayerischer Rundfunk

Kismet – Würfel Dein Leben!

2005, DP, Director: Lars Kraume, Süddeutsche Filmproduktion

One Day in Europe

2005, DP, Director: Hannes Stöhr, Filmanova

Learning to Lie

2003, DP, Director: Hendrik Handloegten, X-Filme Creative Pool


2003, Co-Producer, Director: Jan-Christoph Glaser/Carsten Ludwig, Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)

Big Girls Don't Cry

2002, Assistant Camera (2nd Unit), Director: Maria von Heland, Deutsche Columbia TriStar Filmproduktion

Berlin is in Germany

2001, DP, Director: Hannes Stöhr, Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)

Paul is Dead

2000, DP, Director: Hendrik Handloegten, X-Filme Creative Pool

Filmography (Short Film)

Mark Ronson & The Business Intl: Somebody to Love Me

2010, DP, Director: Saam Farahmand, Partizan Films

Study After Cruel Intentions

2010, DP, Director: Saam Farahmand, Partizan Films

The Pizza Miracle

2010, DP, Director: Tony Grisoni, Emu Films

Kingsland #1: The Dreamer

2008, DP, Director: Tony Grisoni, The Bureau


2003, DP, Director: Alfa Conradt, Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)

Stimmen der Welt

1998, Director, Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)

Die Drehtür

1997, DP, Director: Anne Høegh Krohn, Arte


Member of the British Society of Cinematographers since 2014

Camera Image 2022

Golden Frog for "TÁR"

Primetime Emmy Awards

2012, Won, Primetime Emmy, Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie for "Great Expectations"
2010, Nominated, Primetime Emmy, Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie for "The Prisoner"

BAFTA Awards

2012, Won, BAFTA TV Award, Best Photography and Lighting: Fiction for "Great Expectations"
2009, Nominated, BAFTA TV Award, Best Photography and Lighting: Fiction/Entertainment for "House of Saddam"

American Society of Cinematographers, USA

2013, Won, ASC Award, Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Television Movie/Miniseries for "Great Expectations"

Brooklyn International Film Festival

2004, Won, Certificate of Excellence, Best Cinematography Feature for "Liegen lernen"

Locarno International Film Festival

2005, Won, Silver Leopard, Best First or Second Feature Film for "3° kälter"
2005, Nominated, Golden Leopard for "3° kälter"

Nürnberg Film Festival "Türkei-Deutschland"

2006, Nominated, Best Film for "3° kälter"


Florian Hoffmeister, born 1970 in Brunswick, Germany, studied directing and cinematography at Berlin’s German Film and Television Academy (dffb). He quickly established himself as a distinct, versatile young voice amongst internationally working cinematographers. In 2014 he was chosen as „Variety’s 10 Cinematographers to Watch“.

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