Valentin is a Filmmaker and Photographer with family roots in theater and Television.
He studied Photography at "die Graphische" in Vienna and
worked as a TV Camera Operator before moving to New York where he
studied Cinematography at New York Film Academy.

His work is
focused on creating digital short form content for major brands as well as independent artists.

In his spare time he is contemplating the role of social media in our society and carefully watching
the slow rise of our robot overlords to see how automation can be used in the creative process.


Film Awards:

Date & Time
Won Best Concept at the Brightside Tavern Film Festival (2017)
Won Audience Choice at the Indie Works (2017)
Try a Little Tenderness
Won Best Music Video at the Garden State Film Festival (2017)
Won Best Music Video at the Tiburon International Film Festival (2017)
Vigilantes
Won Best Short Film at Barcelona Planet Film Festival (2017)
Mysteries in NY
premiered at Tribeca and took 2nd place in the Games for Change Competion (2016)
Mystics
Won Best Video at FAM Fest (2013)
Iced Coffee Like a Man
Won a Vimeo Weekend Challenge (2013)

photography Awards:

Vienna Nights
Official Selection Wien von Oben @ Wien Musuem // Vienna from Above @ Vienna Museum (2017)
Beach Firework
Won Grand Prize at the Lomography Color Explosion (2017)
New York Garden
Won 3rd place at the New York Minute Photo contest by Photo Plus (2016)