Ulrich Seidl

Ulrich Seidl at IFFR

Ulrich SEIDL (1952, Austria) makes documentaries and features like Import/Export which was screened in the main competition in Cannes. So was its sequel, Paradies: Liebe, the first part of a trilogy in which part two, Glaube, made its debut in Venice and there, just like Seidl’s documentary Hundstage, won the special jury prize. Paradies: Hoffnung (2013) concludes the trilogy. Safari (2016) is his most recent documentary, which he directed and co-wrote. 


Einsvierzig/One Forty (1980, short), Der Ball/The Prom (1982, short), Look 84 (1984, short), Krieg in Wien (1989, co-dir), Good News: Von Kolporteuren, Toten Hunden und anderen Wienern (1990), Mit Verlust ist zu rechnen/Loss Is to Be Expected (1992), Die letzten Männer/The Last Men (1994), Tierische Liebe/Animal Love (1995), Bilder einer Ausstellung/Pictures at an Exhibition (1996), Der Busenfreund/The Bosom Friend (1997), Models (1999), Spass ohne Grenzen/Fun without Limits (1999), Hundstage/Dog Days (2000), Zur Lage: Österreich in sechs Kapiteln/State of the Nation: Austria in Six Chapters (2002) Jesus, Du weisst/Jesus, You Know (2003), Brüder, laßt uns lustig sein/Brothers, Let Us Be Merry (2006, short), Import/Export (2007), Paradies: Liebe/Paradise: Love (2012), Paradies: Glaube/Paradise: Faith (2012), Paradies: Hoffnung/Paradise: Hope (2013), Im Keller/In the Basement (2014), Safari (2016)

Ulrich Seidl at IFFR

The films by this director at IFFR