Cameraman Uwe Schwarze studied „Visual communication” at the University of Art in Berlin. His main focus was on photography, experimental and documentary filmmaking. During his studies he already worked as a freelance cameraman and editor for the broadcasters n-tv, N24 and Pro Sieben/Sat 1.
In 2001, he founded the film production company Basiliscus Production, which is now run by him and Stephanie Drescher under the name Basiliscus Film. Since then, he produced numerous documentaries, reportages and corporate films.
Uwe Schwarze also works as freelance cameraman in Berlin and editor and realised various films for the broadcasters SPIEGEL TV, UFA, Deutsche Welle, ARD and ZDF.
Since his studies he is interested in graphic design, typography and art. The examination of these different topics influences and enriches his daily work. Uwe Schwarze worked all over the world as a cameraman. He speaks German and English.