Winner of the 2018 “German Documentary Award” for “Conny Plank – The Potential Of Noise”, Swiss born Reto Caduff is a visual storyteller. Originally trained in razor sharp, modern Swiss typography and graphic design, he works today as an award-winning director and producer for film and television, photographer and book publisher. With film- and photo camera, he creates compelling narratives at different frames per second for international clients and his personal artistic endeavors.
Starting in his teens running a record label, he directed his first music videos and then started working for Swiss Public Radio and TV. From 1994 to 2012 Reto Caduff lived and worked in New York and Los Angeles, where he directed various films, TV series, music videos and other visual content. His documentaries include “The Visual Language Of Herbert Matter”, “Charlie Haden – Rambling Boy” and “Krokus”. As a photographer he has contributed to magazines such as Travel & Leisure, Swiss International Airlines Magazine and released the photo book Freckles.
Now based in Switzerland he directs documentaries and contributes to the TV program NZZ Format from Neue Zürcher Zeitung.