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List of famous film directors from Austria, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Austria has given birth to some great movie directors over the years, many of who have gone on to direct popular comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Austrian directors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Austria and an aspiring director then these are people you should look up to.

Examples of items on this list include Gabriela Zerhau and Harald Reinl.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Austrian directors?" and "Which directors are from Austria?"

You can click on the names of these legendary directors of Austria in order to get more information about each one. If you're a film buff use this list of talented Austrian directors to find some new movies you haven't already seen.

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Adrian Hoven is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Adrian Hoven Died at 59 (1922-1981)

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Albert Sackl is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Albert Sackl age 40

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Albrecht Viktor Blum is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Albrecht Viktor Blum Died at 71 (1888-1959)

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Aleksey Igudesman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Alexander Binder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Alexandr Hackenschmied is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Alexandr Hackenschmied Died at 97 (1907-2004)

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Alf Brustellin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Alf Brustellin Died at 41 (1940-1981)

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Alfred Stöger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Alfred Stöger Died at 62 (1900-1962)

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André Heller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
André Heller age 70

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Andrea Maria Dusl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Andrea Maria Dusl age 56

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Andreas Gruber is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Andreas Gruber age 63

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Andreas Horvath is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Anja Salomonowitz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Anton Kolm is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Anton Kolm Died at 57 (1865-1922)

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Anton Peschke is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Anton Peschke age 71

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Antonin Svoboda is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Arash T. Riahi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Billy Wilder is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Billy Wilder Died at 96 (1906-2002)

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Arnold Schwarzenegger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Arthur Gregor is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Arthur Gregor Died at 58 (1890-1948)

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Karel Lamač is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Karel Lamač Died at 65 (1887-1952)

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Artur Berger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Artur Berger Died at 89 (1892-1981)

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Astrid Ofner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Astrid Ofner age 51

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Axel Corti is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Axel Corti Died at 60 (1933-1993)

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Barbara Albert is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Bernadette Weigel is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Bernadette Weigel age 40

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Bernhard Pucher is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Bernhard Wicki is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Bernhard Wicki Died at 81 (1919-2000)

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Bernt Amadeus Capra is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Berthold Viertel is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Berthold Viertel Died at 68 (1885-1953)

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Bilgeri is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Bilgeri age 67

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Billy Roisz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Billy Roisz age 50

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Boy Gobert is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Boy Gobert Died at 61 (1925-1986)

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Carl Mayer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Carl Mayer Died at 50 (1894-1944)

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Carl Wilhelm is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Carl Wilhelm Died at 64 (1872-1936)

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Carl-Heinz Schroth is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Carl-Heinz Schroth Died at 87 (1902-1989)

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Caroline Martel is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Caroline Martel age 44

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Christian Berger is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Christoph Waltz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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Conrad Tambour is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Conrad Tambour age 33

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Felix O. Adlon is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
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Conrad Wiene is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Conrad Wiene Died at 56 (1878-1934)

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Curd Jürgens is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Curd Jürgens Died at 67 (1915-1982)

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Curt Faudon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Curt Faudon age 68

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Daniel Hoesl is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Daniel Hoesl age 35

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Daniel Steiner is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria

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E. W. Emo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
E. W. Emo Died at 77 (1898-1975)

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Fred Zinnemann is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Fred Zinnemann Died at 90 (1907-1997)

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Ed Moschitz is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Ed Moschitz age 49

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Edgar G. Ulmer is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Film Directors from Austria
Edgar G. Ulmer Died at 68 (1904-1972)