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Peter Zeitlinger

Peter Zeitlinger


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Cinematography (feature film)

Future World (2018)
A young boy of noble birth embarks on a journey through a wasteland plagued with heat, ravaged by disease, and crippled by chronic war, in order to find medicine for his dying mother. Armed with his faithful bodyguard and only a slim hope that this medicine actually exists, he must forge courageously on.
Salt and Fire (2016)
When a scientist working in South America discovers that a supervolcano in the region is about to erupt, she must team up with her nemesis, the head of a corporation known for its sub-par environmental track record, to avert a global catastrophe.
Chloe & Theo (2015)
A young woman, Chloe, living by her wits on the streets of New York City, has a chance meeting with a wise Inuit Eskimo, Theo, who was sent to New York by his elders to provide a message to the people of the world - we either change our destructive ways or be destroyed by them. Chloe, who has been s
Queen of the Desert (2015)
Bored to tears by her aristocratic life in 1892 England, Gertrude Bell begs her father to send her somewhere so that she can see the world. He obliges by sending her to the British embassy in Tehran. There, she meets embassy secretary Henry Cadogan, who sweeps her off of her feet, but Bell's family
Into the Abyss: A Tale of Death, a Tale of Life (2011)
An exploration of a triple homicide case in Texas with interviews of the victims' families and those convicted for the crime, including a 28-year-old death row inmate just eight days before his execution.
Cave of Forgotten Dreams (2010)
For over 20,000 years, Chauvet Cave has been completely sealed off by a fallen rock face, its crystal-encrusted interior as large as a football field and strewn with the petrified remains of giant ice age mammals. In 1994, scientists discovered the caverns and found hundreds of pristine paintings wi
My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done (2009)
Inspired by the true story of a San Diego man who acted out a Sophocles play in his mind and killed his mother with a sword.
Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)
In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, a drug-addicted, rogue detective reigns over New Orleans with authority and abandon. Together with a prostitute he loves, they descend into a world marked by desire, compulsion, and conscience.
Encounters at the End of the World (2007)
Filmmaker Werner Herzog travels to the Antarctic community of McMurdo Station, on Ross Island, the headquarters for the National Science Foundation and home to eleven hundred people during the austral summer. McMurdo is a gathering place for people who want to step off the map and where everyone see
Rescue Dawn (2007)
Dieter Dengler dreamed of flying since his childhood in wartime Germany, which is why he volunteered to become a Navy pilot after his family moved to America. The only place he ever wanted to be was in the sky, but now, on his very first top-secret mission over Laos, his plane is shot down to earth.
Grizzly Man (2005)
The life and death of amateur grizzly bear expert and wildlife preservationist Timothy Treadwell. Treadwell lived unarmed among the bears for thirteen summers, and filmed his adventures in the wild during his final five seasons. In October 2003, Treadwell's remains, along with those of his girlfrien
Wheel of Time (2005) as Cinematographer
About the largest Buddhist ritual to promote peace and tolerance, held by His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya, India and Graz, Austria in 2002, including exclusive interviews with the Dalai Lama, access to secret rituals for the first time on film as well as footage of a pilgrimage to the Holy
Invincible (2001) as Director Of Photography
Zishe Breitbart is a Jewish blacksmith's son from Poland who becomes a sensation in Weimar Berlin as a mythical strongman. His employer, Hanussen, dreams of establishing an all-powerful Ministry of the Occult in Hitler's government. As Hitler's hold on power grows daily and Berlin erupts in a fermen
My Best Fiend (1999) as Cinematographer
A film that describes the love-hate relationship between Werner Herzog and actor Klaus Kinski, the deep trust bewteen the director and the actor, and their independently and simultaneously hatched plans to murder one another.
Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997) as Director Of Photography
Dieter Dengler, growing up in bombed out, postwar Germany, dreamed of flying, of being a test pilot. He made his way, penniless, to America, where he joined the military in pursuit of his obsession to fly. Cut to Vietnam, where on his first mission, Dieter is shot down and captured by Vietcong guerr
Animal Love (1996) as Cinematographer
Taking a hellish tour of the underside of human nature--a dark, unrelentingly seedy look at folks who sublimate their emotional and sexual needs through intimacy with their four-legged friends.
Tunnelkind (1991) as Director Of Photography
After accidentally discovering a tunnel leading to Czechoslovakian territory, a young girl begins a clandestine relationship with a land surveyor.
Hinter dem Regenbogen (1987) as Cinematographer
Vergiss Sneider! (1987) as Cinematographer

Writer (feature film)

Tunnelkind (1991) as Screenwriter
After accidentally discovering a tunnel leading to Czechoslovakian territory, a young girl begins a clandestine relationship with a land surveyor.

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