PÔL SEIF
polseif@gmail.com

Born 1985
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PROFILE

Cinematographer
Light designer for Theatre plays and performances

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

M.F.A in cinematography – INSAS – Brussels
B.F.A in cinematography-
INSAS – Brussels
B.A in performing arts emphasise « audiovisual » – IESAV – Beirut

CINEMATOGRAPHER

2020 TRUMPETS IN THE SKY – Short – Rakan Mayasi
2019 DEVENIR ANIMAL – Medium Length – François Guerche
2018 VNV – Short trilogy – Josef Kalüf
2017 MORINE – Feature – Tony Farjallah
2017 LE FILS DU JOUEUR – Short, additional photography – Carlos Chahine
2016 THE INCIDENT – Short – Meedo Taha
2016 STRATIFIKACIJA LUNE – Feature – Miha Vipotnik
2016 ROBERT – Short DOC. – Ghina Abboud
2015 THE FOURTH STAGE – Medium Length – Ahmad Ghossein
PROD HEROS EN PRISON – Feature DOC. – Natahlie Rossetti
2014 -2013 SINGING IN EXILE – Feature DOC. – Turi Finnochiaro & Nathalie Rossetti
2013 REVOLTANGO – Short – Elie Kamal
2012 COQUILLE D’YEUX – Short – Loic Carrera
2012 TOI MON VISA – Short – Rosine Mfetgo Mbakam
2010 ECHOES IN A ROOM WITH NO WALLS – Short– Nadim Meshlawi

CAMERA OPERATOR

2018 BEIRUT TERMINUS – Feature – Elie Kamal
2018 BEIRUT CITY – TV serie – Serge Oryan
2017 PANOPTIC – Feature, camera crew – Rana Eid

GAFFER

2012 ROSENN – Feature – Yvan Lemoine – D.O.P Michel Baudour
2012 ROSA,EMMA, MARGUERITTE – A serie of 3 shorts – Eric Godon – D.O.P Michel Baudour
2012 RAF SIMON – Fashion film – Pierre Debusschere – D.O.P Amandine Klee
2012 FRED PERRY – Fashion Film – Pierre Debusschere – D.O.P Amandine Klee
BEST BOY 2013 GRAZIELLA – Feature – Mehdi Charef – D.O.P Girogos Arvanitis
2011 TOM LE CANCRE – Feature – Manuel Pradal – D.O.P Giorgos Arvanitis

1er ass. CAMERA / FOCUS PULLER

2016 STILL BURNING – Feature – Georges Hashem – D.O.P Andreas Sinanos

CAMERA CREW

2014 IL A PLU SUR LE GRAND PAYSAGE – Feature – Jean Jacques Andrien – D.O.P Giorgos Arvanitis
2004 FALAFEL – Feature – Michel Kamoun – D.O.P Murielle Abourrous
2004 ZOZO – Feature – Joseph Fares – D.O.P Aril wretbald
2004 -2007 FALLING FROM EARTH – Feature – Chadi zeineddine – D.O.P Johnny Abi Fares

TVC 2004 – 2006

Camera crew – 2nd assistant camera – 1st assistant camera – Director of Photography

LIGHT DESIGN FOR THEATRE PLAYS AND PERFORMANCES

2019 NO DEMAND NO SUPPLY – Sahar Assaf
2018 ILLUSION –- Carlos Chahine – Monnot Beirut
2017 DINNER WITH FRIENDS – Carlos Chahine – Monnot Beirut
2013 LES CHAUSSURES DE FADI – Caroline Safarian – Magh, Senghor Brussels
2007 WAHSHE – Rafic Ali Ahmad – Monnot Beirut
2005 – 2007 LEGENDE DU MAITRE MANOLE – Liviu Pancu – Monnot Beirut
LA ROUTE VERS QANA – Jalal Khoury – Monnot Beirut

ASSISTANT LIGHT DESIGNER / LIGHT OPERATOR

2016 – 2018 BEYTNA – DANSE – Omar Rajeh – Euro Tour
2017 FEELLING DUBBIN – Performance – Monira al Qadri – Euro Tour
2006 THEATRE DU ROND POINT PARIS BEYROUTH – Festival – Monnot Beirut
2006 SIZWE BANZI EST MORT – Play – Peter Brook – Monot Beirut

SEMINARS

2017 – present LIGHTING ATELIER – IESAV BEIRUT
2018 – present CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A TV or WEB SERIE – ALBA BEIRUT
2019 CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR DOCUMENTARY – INTERNATIONAL DOC. FESTIVAL– KALAMATA GREECE
2018 FACING THE CAMERA ATELIER – BEST OFF FEST. – LA CIOTAT FRANCE
2017 CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR DOCUMENTARY – FAITO DOC FESTIVAL – NAPLES ITALY
2016 DIGITAL CINEMATOGRAPHY – LAU BEIRUT
2015 CINEMATOGRAPHY – LFA BEIRUT
2013 CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR DOCUMENTARY – FAITO DOC FESTIVAL – NAPLES ITALY
2012 CINEMATOGRAPHY – LFA SUMMER CAMP BEIRUT
2011 MAGASIN IMAGE – FRESNOY LILLE
2011 CINEMATOGRAPHY – LFA SUMMER CAMP BEIRUT