Nelis Friedrichs

Born and raised on a small island in northern Germany, Nelis was exposed to the spectacular natural scenery of the sea at an early age. After his film studies in the heart of St. Pauli, Hamburg, he became a creator in the advertising industry. While spending most of his time on film sets, he developed a distinctive eye for detail. Driven by the indescribable diversity of his surroundings, he always tries to capture a moment in motion. His stories range from brief encounters to profound personal destinies with fascinating characters who deserve a voice.


More Info

  • Nelis speaks German and English
  • He lives in Hamburg, Germany

Awards & Nominations

  • Shortlisted 4x at 2020s Berlin Commercial Festival (X&Y – Yourself)
  • Silver Screening Selection 2021 (Baked Cat – Say)

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