Born in Salzburg in 1967, works on numerous film and multimedia productions. University Professor of Art & Science at the University of Applied Arts Vienna, owner and managing director of Virgil Widrich Film and Multimedia Production G.m.b.H. His first feature film is HELLER ALS DER MOND (2000), his short COPY SHOP won 37 international awards and was nominated for an Oscar. In 2018 he released the first music video NENA & DAVE STEWART: BE MY REBEL. Virgil Widrich lives in Vienna.
Films (selection): HELLER ALS DER MOND (2000), COPY SHOP (2001), FAST FILM (2003), BACK TRACK (2015), DIE NACHT DER 1000 STUNDEN (2016).