Louisa Rechenbach

Photographer/ Filmmaker

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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About me

Louisa Rechenbach is a German documentary filmmaker and photographer based in London. She graduated with a degree in film from the University of the Arts London in 2019. With a passion for storytelling as a force for social change, Louisa has spent the last months working on her short documentary on gender neutral parenting. Louisa has worked across film and photography over the past six years. Various jobs in production companies and as an Assistant on set have shaped her good understanding of both mediums. Among other projects, she has worked as a Production Assistant for six months, as a Second Assistant Director on two German feature films and most recently assisted on the short documentary After Birth by Bronwen Parker-Rhodes for The New York Times. Louisa now focuses on working as a an event photographer and stills photographer on film sets, while continuing her practise in documentary film.

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Skills

  • Analog Photography
  • Digital Photograhy
  • Documentaries
  • Film Photography
  • Directing
  • Photoshop

Companies I’ve worked with

  • University of The Arts London (UAL)

    University of The Arts London (UAL)

    • Design
  • The New York Times

    The New York Times

    • Publishing
  • P

    Pulse Films

    • I

      Iconoclast

      Work history

      Currently

      Photographer

      TEDxLondon

      Oct 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance

      2019

      Work Experience Design and Research

      Pulse Films

      Jul 2019 - Aug 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      2018

      Nov 2018 - Dec 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance

      2019

      Camera Assistant Short Documentary 'After Birth'

      The New York Times

      Apr 2018 - Jan 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • After Birth - a documentary on the postpartum body image produced and directed by Bronwen Parker - Rhodes for The New York Times

      2018

      Art Department Co- ordinator

      University of The Arts London (UAL)

      Jan 2018 - Apr 2018
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • The House Project - Production Design Coordinator of a collaborative project between students of the BA (Hons) Film & Television and the BA (Hons) Live Events & Television at the London College of Communication. The House Project is a production of 12 short films set in Britain in the 1950s.

      2017

      Production Intern

      Iconoclast

      Jul 2017 - Sep 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Internship

      2016

      Second Assistant Director

      Network Movie Film P

      May 2016 - Aug 2016
      • Cologne, Germany
      • Full Time
      • Helen Dorn 7 + 8 - german feature films directed by Alexander Dierbach

      2016

      Production Assistant

      FCB Hamburg

      Aug 2015 - Feb 2016
      • Hamburg, Germany
      • Internship
      • Production Assistant of global NIVEA commercials: pre-production, budgeting, PPM, shooting and postproduction, moodfilm and animatic production, tv-adaptations including postproduction, voice over recording and administrative work.

      Education

      Currently

      Oct 2016
      • London, United Kingdom

      2015

      Media and Communications

      university of Passau

      Oct 2014 - Aug 2015
      • Passau, Germany