Marcus Sternberg (born September 14, 1965) is a German music video director.
Sternberg studied at the International Film School in London and is currently living in Berlin and Buenos Aires. Besides music videos he also directs commercials. He received an ECHO Award in the category Best National Video for his work on the No Angels video for "Something about Us."
Slant Magazine voted his Run DMC vs. Jason Nevins "It's Like That" one of the 100 Greatest Music Videos. "Killer choreography and silky camera moves are director Marcus Sternberg's visual weapons of choice."
His work includes story-videos featuring German film actors Helmut Berger, Anna-Maria Mühe, Esther Schweins and Franz Dinda.
Sternberg is currently operating out of his own production company Free The Dragon with offices in Berlin and Buenos Aires.
Selected music videos
- Anastacia – Best Of You (2012)
- Anastacia – Stupid Little Things (2014)
- Melanie C - Rock Me
- Run DMC vs. Jason Nevins – It's Like That
- Schiller & Colbie Caillat – You
- Nena & Helmut Berger – Besser Geht's Nicht
- MarieMarie – Under The Neon Sky
- Nena – Das Ist Nicht Alles
- Kosheen – Guilty
- Paul van Dyk & Saint Etienne – Tell Me Why (The Riddle)
- Nena – 99 Red Balloons 2002
- Lexington Bridge feat. Snoop Dogg – Real Man
- Aura Dione – Something From Nothing
- Xavier Naidoo – Wo willst du hin (with Esther Schweins, Steffen Wink)
- Sugarplum Fairy – Sail Beyond Doubt
- Söhne Mannheims – Dein Glück liegt mir am Herzen
- Dante Thomas – Caught In The Middle
- Fettes Brot – Nordish by Nature
- Nena & Heppner – Haus Der Drei Sonnen
- Ich + Ich – So soll es bleiben
- Frida Gold – Unsere Liebe Ist Aus Gold
- Schiller & Xavier Naidoo – Sehnsucht
- No Angels – Something About Us
- Schiller & Thomas D. – Die Nacht
- Kim Frank – Lara
- Yvonne Catterfeld + Eric Benét – Where does the love goes
- Christina Stürmer – Engel Fliegen Einsam
- Nena – Leuchtturm 2002
- Schiller & Heppner – Dream of you
- Echt – Wo bist du jetzt?
- De Phazz – The Mambo Craze
- Jam & Spoon – Stella
- Adidas Brand Summit Film 2008
- 11899 / Nena
- Reno / Nena
- Weisser Riese / Nena