Lars Skree graduated as Director of Photography from the National Film School of Denmark in 1997.

He has filmed a number of feature and documentary films, receiving awards for his cinematography, among Sundance filmfestival Best World Cinema Cinematography 2011 for Putins Kiss, Emmy nominated 2012 for Armadillo ‘The Swenkas’ , Armadillo ‘Love on Delivery’, ‘Ticket to Paradise’, The Oscar nominated The Look of Silence Dir. Joshua Oppenheimer.

Won the Golden Frog award in 2015 for The look of silence at Camera image.

Director of Photography Lars Skree, who put his life on the line while filming the war drama ‘Armadillo’ in Afghanistan, received the Roos Award.

Won the Sundance 2018 for best american doc “The Prize Of Free“. D.O.P for 2 EMMY nominated film 2019 “The Prize Of Free” & “Stolen Daughters Kidnapped By Boko Haram”HBO/BBC – World premiere for Lauren Greenfields lates film “The Kingmaker” at Venice film festival 76 -2019.


  • 16 Jun On Greenland Ice Sheet..

    Lucky to be working with GEOS and Alpha Film on the amazing Greenland Ice Cap...

  • 15 May Simple As Water – World Premiere Tribeca film festival NY

    I am very grateful to have been the dop on this beautiful and heartbreaking movie. Simple as Water is a soft-spoken meditation on love, displacement, and fracturing familial relations from Academy Award-winner Megan Mylan (Lost Boys of Sudan, Smile Pinki). From Turkey to Greece to Germany to the...

  • 26 Feb The Gift

    The Cape Town water crisis   The first chapters of “The Gift” that take place in five different locations in the world and focus on water shortage.     The Cape Town water crisis in South Africa was a period of severe water shortage in the Western Cape region, most notably...

  • 23 Feb The Hunt for Gaddafi’s Billions. Broadcast. U.K BBC 1 March

    The Hunt for Gaddafi’s Billions Storyville This investigative Storyville documentary takes us inside the dark and mysterious world of spies, special forces and political insiders as they race to find Colonel Muammar Gaddafi’s billions in a dangerous treasure hunt. In life, the Libyan leader ruled...