During his studies of history, philosophy and film sciences in Vienna, Michael Kitzberger worked as a film journalist. Since 1994 assistant director and production assistant for documentary films (e.g. EMIGRATION, N.Y.). After completing his studies, work in film historical research, and since 1998 working with Nikolaus Geyrhalter (book and production manager for ELSEWHERE and others). In 2003 Michael Kitzberger founded the Nikolaus Geyrhalter Filmproduktion GmbH together with Nikolaus Geyrhalter, Markus Glaser and Wolfgang Widerhofer. In recent years he has produced numerous award-winning and internationally successful feature films and television documentaries (ACROSS THE BORDER, OUR DAILY BREAD, 7915KM) as well as the first feature film of the Geyrhalterfilm, DER RÄUBER, for which Michael Kitzberger was responsible as producer and which celebrated its premiere in the competition of the 60th Berlinale 2010.
Films: GEHÖRT, GESEHEN - EIN RADIOFILM (2019, A), ERDE (2019, A), DIE BAULICHE MAßNAHME (2018, A), L'ANIMALE (2018, A), MADEMOISELLE PARADIS (2017, A), DAS LEBEN IST BESSER ALS IHR RUF (2017, A), FUTURE BABY (2016, A), DAS LEBEN IST KEINE GENERALPROBE (2016, A), PLAYERS (2014, A), MASTER OF THE UNIVERSE (2013, A/D), MICHAEL (2011, A), ABENDLAND (2011, A), THE ROBBER (2009, A), MEIN HALBES LEBEN (2008, A), 7915 KM (2008, A)