Barbara Weissenbeck

director, editor, producer

Since 2002 working highly dedicated as a documentary filmmaker.
Several international awards for films like THE CARSONY BROTHERS, SINGING FOR LIFE or LIFE IS A DRAMA- DRAMA FOR LIFE.

1.1.1968 born in Vienna, Austria
1986-1993 Studies of Economics & Cultural management in Vienna
1991-1995 marketing at INTERNATIONALE TANZWOCHEN WIEN
1988-1998 independent cultural manager for contemporary dance, theatre and music
1998-2004 production manager overseeing more than 40 documentaries – for the ORF and international co-productions
2010-2015 production manager at Cosmos Factory for the 120 part series EIN WAISENHAUS FÜR WILDE TIERE shot in Namibia for SWR/Germany.

 

Director of the films FRAUENBILDER-GEGENBILDER (2018), THE CARSONY BROTHERS, AUF DEM WEG INS RAMPENLICHT (MDW), musicvideo GUSTAV  „LIEBE ACH!“, OVER THE CLOUDS, FIRE AT WILL, SINGING FOR LIFE, LIFE IS A DRAMA – DRAMA FOR LIFE, FRAUENBILDER-GEGENBILDER, MARIANNE MARTINES, EMMANUEL & MAXIMILIAN…

Directing two episodes of the 2018 ZDF/ARTE/ORF series „BEST OF MUSEUMS“: the „Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien with Vivienne Westwood“(2018) and the „Rijksmuseum Amsterdam with Erwin Olaf“(2018).

Tel: +43.650.3452784
barbara@filmwerkstatt.com
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