Merle Sarah Jothe

+49 170 3425002


Merle Jothe offers the protagonists a platform to show and unfold, both her sensitive, restrained camera and her binding personality play an important role. It allows people the greatest possible freedom in their work and invites them to open themselves. Working mainly with available light as well as with set light are her passion. Her favorite work area is documentary, as well as social spots/advertising and music videos. Shooting  experience in Europe, North and Central America, Africa, Asia. Since 2003 freelance camera woman. Studied at the German film and Television Academy Berlin (DFFB). Since 2012 graduated cinematographer.


German | English 


Selected Credits

The roar of a lion club | Documentary| 2nd Unit | D: Martina Radwan | P: Martina Radwan | Mongolia | 2017

Aether | Documentary | D: Ruken Tekes | P: Sarya Film Collective | Turkey | 2017

24h Bayern | Documentary | D: Arpad Bondy | P: Zero One Film GmbH | Germany | 2016

Schloss Einstein | Chapter 781-784 | TV Series| D: Nils Dettmann | P: Saxonia Media | Germany | 2013

Akio | Short film | D: Joanna Ashton- Jones | P: Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin | 2013

Berg Fidel - a school for everybody | Documentary |  D: Hella Wenders | P: Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin | 2011

Snow | Social spot | D: Hakan Savas Mican | P: Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin | Germany | 2008