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Martin Ruhe

Martin Ruhe was born in 1965 in Germany. He is known for his work on Catch-22 (2019), Control (2007) and Harry Brown (2009). See full bio »


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Known For

Catch-22 Cinematographer
Control Cinematographer
Harry Brown Cinematographer
The American Cinematographer


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 2019 Catch-22 (TV Mini-Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2019)
- Episode #1.5 (2019)
- Episode #1.4 (2019)
- Episode #1.3 (2019)
- Episode 2 (2019)
 2017-2018 Counterpart (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Love the Lie (2018)
- Shaking the Tree (2018)
- The Crossing (2017)
 2016 American Pastoral (director of photography)
 2015 Run All Night (director of photography)
 2014 The Keeping Room (director of photography)
 2011 Ton héritage (Video short)
 2011 Page Eight (TV Movie) (camera)
 2011 Depeche Mode: Personal Jesus 2011 (Video short) (director of photography)
 2010 The American
 2009 Harry Brown (director of photography)
 2009 Linear (Video)
 2009 The Countess
 2007 Control
 2005 Mercedes Contrasts (Short)
 2005 Coldplay: Talk (Video short)
 2005 Jane Lloyd (Short)
 2002-2003 Balko (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Pommes Tot-Weiß (2002)
 2001 A Goddamn Job
 1999 Moonspell: Butterfly FX (Short)
 1998 Die Rosenfalle (Short)
 1998 Kyyria: Jesus Döner (Video short)
 1998 Moonspell: Second Skin (Short)
 1997 Buttermaker: Endlich wieder frei (Video short)
 1997 Guano Apes: Rain (Short)
 1997 Sundown: 19 (Video short)
 1996 Humungous Fungus: Nocturnal Drive (Video short)
 1996 Nikolai Tomás: Hi Hi Hi (Short)
 1996 Rinderwahnsinn: Ich krieg dich (Video short)
 1996 Samael: Jupiterian Vibe (Video short)
 1996 Gotthard: Sister Moon (Video short)
 1995 Rage: Alive But Dead (Short)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (4 credits)
Show Show Self (3 credits)

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[on his career, 2011:] I'm a German DP [director of photography] living in Berlin. I've done 6 films by now, hundreds of commercials and hundreds of music videos. That's how I started with music videos 17 years ago. My first feature [ A Goddamn Job (2001)] was a not a nice experience, so i waited a long time until Anton Corbijn asked me to do Control (2007) with him. I like the mixture of ... See more »


Lives in Berlin, Germany [2013].

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