about

Simon Fraissler

Simon Fraissler is a cinematographer based in Austria specializing in high quality brand content. Simon grew up in Graz, Austria where he spent most of his youth on a skateboard. At age 15 he bought his first video camera and started filming, which quickly grew to become his passion. After spending some time shooting skateboard videos in Barcelona, Simon left for Salzburg to graduate from Multimedia Art-studies in 2011. During that time he started collaborating with director Stefan Baumgartner on the internationally awarded feature documentary “Behind the Screen”. Ever since, Simon and Stefan have grown to become a director – camera team shooting award winning high quality brand content and serving international brands such as Red Bull, T-Mobile or bwin to name a few.

projects (selection)

bwin – Live the Action – branded content (web)
Merry Jane – Wide World of Cannabis – branded content (web)
T-Mobile – Der Urkunde – branded content (web)
T-Mobile – MFG – branded content (Web)
Red Bull – Icon – branded content (Web)
Red Bull – Road to Rio – branded content (TV/web)
Bergwelten: Die Freiheit die ich meine – documentary 50 min (ServusTV)
Gusteria Grillkäse – Werbung 15 sec (TV)
start:bausparkasse – Werbung 45 sec (TV)
Mission Mozart – documentary 45 min (ARTE) /// operator
In Space – documentary 45 min (3Sat)
Das digitale Ich – documentary TV 45 min (3Sat)
Behind the Screen – documentary festivals/TV 60 min (3Sat)

awards