Thomas Rist



Thomas started his film career
in Berlin in 1989. He received his
Master of Arts in Cinematography
degree in 1996 from the Film School Potsdam/Babelsberg. He moved to
Los Angeles in 1996 and since then
he has been working as a Camera Operator and DOP, shooting television commercials, infomercials, feature
films, shorts and documentaries.

He works with HD broadcast, HD Digital Cinema and 35mm ARRI film cameras, shooting primarily in the U.S., Germany, Spain and the Caribbean.

Ronald Rist

Film Editor


Ronald started his editing career in
Los Angeles in 2000. After moving
back to Berlin in 2003, he studied Communication in Social and Economic Contexts with a focus on audio-visual communications at the University of Arts Berlin, finishing with a Master degree.


He has been editing commercials, music videos and numerous formats on US, UK and German television networks, including National Geographic, Channel4, ARD, ZDF, Arte, Pro7, Sat 1, RTL.

Filmbandits caters to foreign and domestic film, television, independent, documentary, commercial and corporate production.