Nikolaus Geyrhalter


Nikolaus Geyrhalter © Philipp Horak

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Born 1972 in Vienna, works since 1992 as director, cinematographer and screenwriter.  Nikolaus Geyrhalter is Adolf Grimme Award winner (2008), his documentaries received numerous awards at festivals such as IDFA Amsterdam, Hot Docs Toronto, Visions du Réel Nyon, Duisburg, Munich, Diagonale Graz, nominations for Prix Europa and European Film Awards and many more NGF Geyrhalterfilm is an award-winning production company from Vienna with over 20 years of experience and 100 films produced so far (documentaries, feature films and documentary series for cinema and TV/streaming).

Films (selection): ANGSCHWEMMT (1994), THE YEAR AFTER DAYTON (1997, Viennale '97), PRIPYAT (1999), ELSEWHERE (2001), OUR DAILY BREAD (2005), 7915 KM (2008, Viennale '08), ALLESTSTEIG (2010), ABENDY (2011), CERN (2013), ON THE YEARS (2015), MATTER OUT OF PLACE (2022).