Michael is a Vienna based Writer & Director for Film and Commercials.

Selected Recognitions (250+ Festivals and >50 Awards)

Silver Award Brand Film Festival London 2018

Bronze Film Venus Creativ Club Austria Awards 2018

Best Director Int'l Wirtschaftsfilmtage Vienna 2018

Austrian Advertising Award in Gold WKO 2017

Young Director Award Shortlist Cannes 2017

Best German Short Films Catalogue AG Kurzfilm 2017

ADC*E Film Silver Art Directors Club of Europe 2016

New Director Feature shots Magazine February 2016

3rd Prize Porsche Int'l Advertising Film Award 2015
New Talent Award German Advertising Film Academy 2014

Nipkow Programme Berlin Participant 2014

Saatchi & Saatchi New German Directors Showcase 2013

Young Directors Forum Cristal Festival Crans Montana 2013

Best Short Film 50th Gijón Film Festival (Oscar Qualifier)

Méliès d’Argent 23th Espoo Ciné Film Festival

Storyteller Award 27th Odense Film Festival

Best Director 6th GrandOff Film Awards Warsaw

Special Jury Award 7th Sapporo ShortFest

Max Ophüls Preis Nominee Best Short Film 2012

iFestival Award 21st Stockholm International Film Festival

Silver Film Venus Creativ Club Austria Awards 2012

Berlinale Talent Campus Participant 2011

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