About

Lars Drawert works as DoP, Operator, Lecturer and with his production company tela filmproduktion.

He gave/ is giving workshops for Fernsehakademie Mitteldeutschland, SAE Institute Leipzig, Sächsische Landesmedienanstalt, Hochschule für Technik, Wirtschaft und Kultur Leipzig, UnP (Universidade Potiguar) Natal Brasilien, Medienkulturverein Heidenau e.V., Medientraktor e.V., WBS Training AG, Internationale Studienakademie Riesa, Volkshochschule Leipzig.

19.01.1976
born in Dohna (near Dresden) as son of the writer Kurt Drawert and a medical- technical assistant

1979
move from Pirna to Dresden

1982 – 1990
school attendance Polytechnische Oberschule Dresden

1990 – 1992
school attendance Mittelschule Dresden (socalled „Leistungsklasse“) and degree “Mittlere Reife”

1992 – 1994
school attendance High School Dresden and degree “Allgemeine Hochschulreife”

1994 – 1995
civil service at Diakonisches Werk Dresden

1996
b
icycle tour through Ireland and the Netherlands

1996 – 1998
move to Krefeld
professional training at Höhere Berufsfachschule für Gestaltung
degree as Staatlich geprüfter Gestaltungstechnischer Assistent/ Media and Communication

1997
internship at Medienwerkstatt Dresden e.V.
participation at International Workshop for Media and Arts in Dresden

1998
move to Dresden
participation at International Workshop for Media and Arts in Dresden

1998 – 2001
cooperation with magazin for literature „kassandra. Literaturen“ in Dresden
photographic and musical projects and workshops
guitarlessons with Peer Fritze (Flamenco) and Detlef Bunk (classic/ bossanova)

1998 – 1999
employment as camera- and organisationsassistant at a t
elevision production company in Dresden
first own projects as cameraman for local television

2000 – 2001
various jobs e.g. in a store for clothes
works on studentprojects of filmschools
first short featurefilms as cameraman
workshops in journalism and television

2001
move to Kornwestheim near Ludwigsburg
studies of Film and Media at Filmakademie Ludwigsburg

2003
move to Łódź, Poland
exchange year at the PWSFTviT Łódź (Polish National Filmschool) in the framework of Baden- Württemberg scholarship

2004
move to Ludwigsburg

2006date
many private and professional stays in large parts of Brazil
longer stays in Natal (Rio Grande do Norte), Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo

2007
diploma at Filmakademie Ludwigsburg
move to Leipzig

2007 to date
freelance cameraman
freelance lecturer

2008
founder of the german- brazilian filmproduction „Jatobá Filmes“ (nowadays “tela filmproduktion”)

2008 – 2009
lecturer at Medienkulturverein Heidenau

2009
lecturer at International Filmworkshop Medientraktor e.V.

2010
lecturer documentary filmmaking at Highschool UnP (Universidade Potiguar), Natal, Brazil
lecturer at WBS Trainig AG

2012
lecturer at International Studienakademie Riesa

2014
lecturer at Fernsehakademie Mitteldeutschland
lecturer at SAE Institut Leipzig
member of
Filmverband Sachsen e.V.

2017
move to Potsdam