About us


Lotus-Film produces feature films and documentary movies for cinema and TV since 1990. Since 2010 Lotus-Film is lead by the managing partners Tommy Pridnig and Peter Wirthensohn.

Our productions include feature films like "Northern Skirts" by Barbara Albert, "Antares" by Götz Spielmann, "Measuring the World" by Detlev Buck as well as the documentary movies "Losses to be Expected" and "Animal Love" by Ulrich Seidl, "Megacities", Workingman's Death" and "Whores' Glory" by Michael Glawogger and high-quality TV-movies like "Love and Intrigue" by Leander Haußmann, "The Chinese Man" by Peter Keglevic, "Little Lady" by Gernot Roll and many more.
Tommy Pridnig

Tommy Pridnig

Producer | Managing Director
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Peter Wirthensohn

Peter Wirthensohn

Producer | Managing Director
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Barbara Pridnig

Barbara Pridnig

Accounting
29 years of Lotus-Film
  • 48 feature-length films (90min) produced
  • 36 films for cinema (15 documentary, 21 fiction)
  • 20 films at A-festivals in competition
  • 16 films in the "Der Standard" DVD edition
  • 1 Austrian Film Award (Best Costume Design)
  • 1 German Film Award
  • 1 "Goldenes Auge" (Zurich Film Festival)
  • 1 Grierson Award (British Film Institute Awards)
  • 4 Special Jury Awards (Venice, Amsterdam, Gijon, Sao Paulo)
  • 2 Fipresci Awards
  • 1 Austrian Producer Award
  • 2 Diagonale Grand Awards
  • 4 Diagonale Category Awards
  • 3 nominations for European Film Award
  • 1 nomination DGA Award (Directors Guild of America)
  • 1 nomination German Film Award
  • 60×30min TV-series "Expedition Österreich"
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