Louisa-Marie Nübel

visual artist / photo- and videographer
11.06.1995 in Bonn, Germany
currently based in Toronto, Canada


01.10.15 - 31.03.19 : Bachelor of Arts in visual communication (passed with distinction)  / Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen, Germany

08.01.18 - 22.05.19 : semester abroad in Filmmaking / Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Glasgow

free work


»still alive« (NRW, Germany) / video installation, my graduation project at FUdK

featured in: Folkwang Finale, Essen, Germany (Oktober 2019) / »das beseelte Ding« Museum Folkwang, Essen, curated by Christian Schreckenberger (18.10 - 24.11.2019)

»ich sehe was, was du nicht siehst«  / photo series (4x5 10x15 C-Prints)

featured in: Freiraum Folkwang im Kunstverein Duisburg (2018)


cinematographer and editor for »Keenan« (Glasgow, Scotland) / short film directed by Henry Schwittay

2nd assisting camera for »Coalescence« (Scotland) / RCS graduate film directed by Morgan Shaw, cinematography by Johnstone Macpherson-Steward

featured in: Cineworld Glasgow

production assistant for »SOZ« (Glasgow, Scotland) / short film directed by Al Ritchie

cinematographer for »milk and bread« (Glasgow, Scotland) / performance by Sofie Andersen

idea, script, producer, director, set decorator, cinematographer, editor for »public toilet stories« (Glasgow, Scotland) / super short film series directed by Al Ritchie and Louisa-Marie Nübel


idea, producer, director, set decorator, cinematographer, actor, editor for »eingespielt« (Essen, Germany) / experimental short film directed by Louisa-Marie Nübel and Lilli Lambert

featured in: Flensburger Kurzfilmtage, 35. Kasseler DOK Fest, motionartfilm Schwerte, Essener Video Rodeo, GRRL Haus Cinema Berlin, Frankfurter Stadtvisionale, Freiraum Folkwang im Kunstverein Duisburg, Rolle Vorwärts Flensburg

idea, producer, director, set decorator, cinematographer, editor for »the box«  (Essen and Cologne, Germany) / short film directed by Louisa-Marie Nübel

featured in: Kurzfilmfestival Filmzeit Kaufbeuren, FilmZ Mainz

camera operator for »Rochade« (NRW, Germany), short film directed by Max Schenkel

awards: »Der goldene Monaco« (Siegen)


cinematographer and set decorator for »das Haus«  (Düsseldorf, Germany)/ short film directed by Lilli Lambert

commissioned work


in-house and set production assistant for OPC (June - September / Toronto, Canada)

assistant for Brendan George Ko, mini gallery and BTS of the contestants of the survival show »Alone« (North West Territories, Canada)

assistant for Jason Gordon (Toronto, Canada)

1st + 2nd assisting camera for »stain« / short film directed by Eli Speigel, produced by Matt Horvat (Toronto, Canada)

live camera operator for »the second woman« at »Harbourfront Centre Theatre«/ 24 hour performance directed by Nat Randall and Anna Breckon (Toronto, Canada)

2nd assisting director
on a commercial / client: Amazon prime / directed by Jeff Low, produced by Biscuit. and OPC  (Toronto, Canada)

production assistant for commercials and short films / clients: Mercedes, Bluemoon, belairdirect, Amazon / producers: Biscuit., IQ Productions, OPC, Anonymus Content, Frank Content  (Toronto, Canada)

BTS stills and video for  »Thinking of You« by Laurent Bourque (Ontario, Canada) / music video directed by Julia Hendrickson & for  »After all these years how could I possibly go back out there« / short film by Sara Jade Alfaro (Toronto, Canada) 

live camera operator for »Mensch mit überhaupt keinem Namen« at »Schauspielhaus Dortmund« (Germany) / performance directed by Amelie von Ghodin


script, 1st assisting director, DP and editor for »on fire« (Wiehl, Germany) / promotional film for the firefighters Wiehl, Germany, directed and produced by Max Schenkel

experience with digital photo- and cinecameras + softwares

Canon 5D Mark II, Canon EOS C200, Lumix GH 5, Red One, Sony PXW-FS7 Mark l, Arri Alexa 

the whole Adobe Cloud, DaVinci Resolve, Final Cut