Michael Kreihsl

© Stefan Haring

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residence Wien, München
born 1958
colour of hair blond
colour of eyes blue
figure
height 170 cm
origin Austria
driving licence B – Car, A – motorbike
nationality Austria
languages English fluent
dialects Viennese local dialect
sports Fencing, skiing
instruments piano, drums
vocals

Education

Born 1958 in Vienna. Studied art history and archaeology. Trained as a painting restorer. Studied directing at the Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst, Film and Television Department, Vienna. Post graduate studies at New York University, Department of Film and Television.
 Lectureships at the University of Music and Performing Arts, Department of Film and Television, Vienna, FH Vienna. Member of the German Film Academy.

Awards

LIEBE MÖGLICHERWEISE
Nominierung für den Thomas Pluch Drehbuchpreis 2017

DER ARME VERSCHWENDER
FIPA d ́Or Grand Prize Drama, Biarritz 2005
ROMY Kurier TV Preis für die beste Regie 2005

PROBIEREN SIE'S MIT EINEM JÜNGEREN
Erich Neuberg Preis (Österr. Fernsehpreis) 2001


HEIMKEHR DER JÄGER
Würdigungspreis für Filmkunst 2000


CHARMS ZWISCHENFÄLLE
Caligari Preis des Internationalen Forums des jungen Films, Berlinale 1996

Skraup Preis des Wiener Volkstheaters 1999