Lukas Strebel

Director of Photography

About Filmography Work samples News and dates

Photographer’s training in Zurich.
Lecturer for photography at Bath Academy of Art, England.
Exhibitions, Publications, Fellowships and Art Awards.

Since 1980 worldwide active as director of photography for feature films, tv movies and commercials.

Lives in London since 1997.

Languages
German, English (fluent), French (proficient), Italian (proficient)
Experience abroad
Europe, USA, Canada, South-America, India, China, North- and Southafrica
Awards

Nomination Austrian Film Award ROMY 2017 for “Gotthard”
Nomination Swiss Film Award 2015 for “Dora or the Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents”
Le Brussels Film Festival, Best Cinematography 2015 for “Dora or the Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents”
Nomination BAFTA, Best Cinematography 2010 for “Wallander – The Fifth Woman”
Nomination BAFTA, Best Cinematography 2010 for “Garrow’s Law”
EMMY Award, Best Cinematography 2009 for “Little Dorrit”
Royal Television Society, RTS Awards, Best Cinematography 2006 for “See No Evil”
Nomination German Cinematographer Award 1998 for “Opera Ball”

Cinema & TV (selection)
2022
Occident
Director: Omer Fast
in production
Filmgalerie 451
feature film
2019
The Placebo Effect
Director: Urs Egger
Rat Pack
TV movie
Elizabeth is Missing
Director: Aisling Walsh
Nomination BAFTA TV Award 2020 Best TV Movie
BANFF Rockie Awards 2020 Best Television Film
for BBC
TV movie
2018
Shillings from Heaven
Österreichischer Filmpreis ROMY 2019 Bester Fernsehfilm
Filmline/Epo Film for SRF/BR/arte/ORF
TV movie
Black Mirror - Smithereens
Director: James Hawes
for Netflix
TV movie
2017
A Child Vanishes
Director: Urs Egger
Lailaps Pictures for ZDF
TV movie
2016
Gotthart
Director: Urs Egger
Nomination Austrian Film Award ROMY 2017 for Best Cinematography
Zodiac Pictures for ZDF/SRF/ORF
mini series
Black Mirror - Hated in the Nation
Director: James Hawes
for Netflix
TV movie
2015
Director: Aisling Walsh, Toby Haynes, Benjamin Caron
Left Hand Pictures/Yellow Bird for BBC
TV series
2014
Director: Omer Fast
Tigerlily Films/Amusement Park Film
feature film
Director: Stina Werenfels
Nomination Swiss Film Award 2015 for Best Cinematography
feature film
2013
Director: James Hawes
for BBC
TV movie
2012
Director: Phillip Noyce, Mimi Leder, Brian Kirk
for HBO
TV series
2011
Room at the Top
Director: Aisling Walsh
for BBC
TV movie
2010
TV movie
2008
Director: Dearbhla Walsh
EMMY Award, Best Cinematography 2009
Golden Globe Nomination for Best Mini Series 2010
WGBH Boston/BBC
TV series
2006
See No Evil
Director: Christopher Menaul
for ITV
two-part TV movie
2005
Funland (11 Episodes)
Director: Brain Kirk u.a.
Nomination BAFTA TV Award Best Drama Serial
for BBC
TV series
2004
Wall of Silence
Director: Christopher Menaul
for ITV
TV movie
The Lazarus Child
Director: Graham Theakston
Eagle Pictures/Morgan Creek
feature film
Blackpool
Director: Julie Anne Robinson, Coky Giedroyc
26th Banff Rockie Awards, Grand Prize Global Television
Golden Globe Nomination Beste Mini-Series 2004
for BBC
mini series
2001
Epstein's Night
Director: Urs Egger
MTM Filmproduktion
feature film
1999
Seeing Red
Director: Graham Theakston
feature film
1996
Charley's Aunt
Director: Sönke Wortmann
Constantin Film for SAT1
TV movie
1995
Flames in Paradise
Director: Markus Imhoof
Thelma Film
feature film
1994
Child on the Open Road
Director: Urs Egger
Panorama Films
feature film
1990
The Mountain
Director: Markus Imhoof
for ZDF
TV movie
Commercials

numerous commercails for IKEA, Sky, Swisscom, Ericsson, Toyota, UBS, World Wildlife Fund i.a.

Wallander (6 Episodes since 2009)
(2015)
TV series, Left Hand Pictures/Yellow Bird for BBC
Director: Aisling Walsh, Toby Haynes, Benjamin Caron
with Kenneth Branagh, Tom Hiddleston, David Warner
Remainder
(2014)
feature film, Tigerlily Films/Amusement Park Film
Director: Omer Fast
with Tom Sturridge, Cush Jumbo, Ed Spellers
Dora or the Sexual Neuroses of Our Parents
(2014)
feature film,
Director: Stina Werenfels
with Victoria Schulz, Jenny Schily, Lars Eidinger
Nomination Swiss Film Award 2015 for Best Cinematography
The Challenger
(2013)
TV movie, for BBC
Director: James Hawes
with William Hurt, Joanne Whalley, Brian Dennehy
Luck (4 Episodes)
(2012)
TV series, for HBO
Director: Phillip Noyce, Mimi Leder, Brian Kirk
with Dustin Hoffmann, Dennis Farina, Nick Nolte
The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister
(2010)
TV movie,
Director: James Kent
with Maxine Peake, Anna Madeley
Little Dorrit (Episodes 1 to 5)
(2008)
TV series, WGBH Boston/BBC
Director: Dearbhla Walsh
with Claire Foy, Matthew Macfadyen, Tom Courtenay
EMMY Award, Best Cinematography 2009
Golden Globe Nomination for Best Mini Series 2010

DoP Lukas Strebel has started shooting Omer Fast’s feature film Abendland, Filmgalerie 451 is producing.