• Ulrich Seidl – Producer, managing director and the director of numerous international prize-winning films such as Animal Love (1995), Jesus, You Know (2003), and Dog Days (2001), which was awarded the Grand Special Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival in 2001. Import Export (2007), the first film that Seidl made with his own production company, was followed by his prize-winning PARADISE Trilogy (2012/13), whose parts premiered consecutively in competition in Cannes, Venice and Berlin. Next came In the Basement (2014) followed by the latest film Safari (2016). Both premiered at the International Film Festival in Venice.

    Ulrich Seidl

    Producer, managing director and the director of numerous international prize-winning films such as Animal Love (1995), Jesus, You Know (2003), and Dog Days (2001), which was awarded the Grand Special Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival in 2001. Import Export (2007), the first film that Seidl made with his own production company, was followed by his prize-winning PARADISE Trilogy (2012/13), whose parts premiered consecutively in competition in Cannes, Venice and Berlin. Next came In the Basement (2014) followed by the latest film Safari (2016). Both premiered at the International Film Festival in Venice.

  • Veronika Franz – Born in Vienna in 1965, Veronika Franz studied philosophy and literature. In addition to working as a film journalist for a Viennese daily, she has since 1997 accompanied the work of Ulrich Seidl as an artistic collaborator. Among other texts, she wrote with Seidl the screenplays for Dog Days (2001), Import Export (2007) and the PARADISE Trilogy (2012). She has also worked as an assistant director and casting agent. The documentary Kern (2012) was both her debut as a director and the first film she made together with Severin Fiala. It was followed by Goodnight Mommy (2014), also with Fiala, which premiered at the International Filmfestival in Venice, won more than 27 prices and was sold in 25 countries.

    Veronika Franz

    Born in Vienna in 1965, Veronika Franz studied philosophy and literature. In addition to working as a film journalist for a Viennese daily, she has since 1997 accompanied the work of Ulrich Seidl as an artistic collaborator. Among other texts, she wrote with Seidl the screenplays for Dog Days (2001), Import Export (2007) and the PARADISE Trilogy (2012). She has also worked as an assistant director and casting agent. The documentary Kern (2012) was both her debut as a director and the first film she made together with Severin Fiala. It was followed by Goodnight Mommy (2014), also with Fiala, which premiered at the International Filmfestival in Venice, won more than 27 prices and was sold in 25 countries.

  • Melanie Friedl – has been production office manager since March 2015. Her responsabilities also include being office manager, project manager and production assistant.

    Melanie Friedl

    has been production office manager since March 2015. Her responsabilities also include being office manager, project manager and production assistant.

  • Daniela Trauner – has been with Ulrich Seidl Filmproduction since October 2016, working as its financial administrator and contact person with funding agencies and coproducers.

    Daniela Trauner

    has been with Ulrich Seidl Filmproduction since October 2016, working as its financial administrator and contact person with funding agencies and coproducers.

  • Georg Aschauer – has been responsible for production-related matters (content, organization and finance) since summer 2017.

    Georg Aschauer

    has been responsible for production-related matters (content, organization and finance) since summer 2017.

  • Miriam Seifert – has been in charge of bookkeeping since September 2019.

    Miriam Seifert

    has been in charge of bookkeeping since September 2019.

  • Katharina Beck – has been in charge of financial concerns as production accountant since October 2018.

    Katharina Beck

    has been in charge of financial concerns as production accountant since October 2018.