- Andrea Maria Dusl
Andrea Maria Dusl (*
August 12 1961in Vienna) is an Austrian/Swedish film director, authorand illustrator.
Between 1981 and 1985 the daughter of Austrian architect
Erwin H. Dusland Swedish captain's family Pettersson's descendant Monica Jülligstudied stage design at Vienna's Akademie der Bildenden Künste and promoted as Master of Arts. She worked as assistant stage designer at Vienna's Burgtheater, Akademietheater(under the direction of George Tabori), Theater an der Wien, Theater in der Josefstadtand Wiener Staatsoper. Between 1993 and 1997 she attended medical studies at Universität Wien(University of Vienna).
Since 1985 she writes and illustrates for Austrian newspapers and magazines. Her columns
Comandantina Dusilovaand Fragen Sie Frau Andrea("Ask Miss Andrea"), published in Austria's weekly magazine Falterhave many fans among urban and liberal readers.
Falterpublished the paperback "Fragen Sie Frau Andrea". In 2007 Residenz Verlagpublished the book "Die österreischische Oberfläche" (The Austrian Surface). A novel, "Boboville" will be published in 2008 by Residenz Verlag.
In 2001 she shot her first feature film Blue Moon starring Austrian stand-up comedian
Josef Hader, Ukrainian actress Viktoria Malektorovychand German helmer-actor Detlev Buck. Blue Moon premiered at the 2002 Locarno International Film Festival. Awards: (2003 Grand Prix for Best Austrian Film ( Graz, Diagonale). 2003 Special Jury Prize ( Lagów, Poland) and Variety Critic's Choice of Europe's 10 Best Films, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Czech Republic, 2004 Best Script ( Graz, Diagonale)).
In 2006 she has hosted
Redezeit, a monthly political discussion at Viennas "off-broadway"-theater Rabenhof.
Currently she is developing her next feature films Crazy Day, Dining Car and Channel 8 (selected by 2005 eQuinoxe Screenwriter's Workshop and by 2006 New Cinema Network at
Rome Film Fest[http://www.romacinemafest.org site] ).
*Around the World in Eighty Days (In Achtzig Tagen um die Welt), (1989/1991) (6 shorts)
*Blue Moon, (2002)
*Heavy Burschi, (2005) (short)
*Channel 8, (2007) (in development)
*Dining Car, (2007) (in development)
*Crazy Day, (2009) (in pre-production)
Fragen Sie Frau Andrea, 107 fantastische Kolumnen, 2003, Falter Verlag, Wien
Die österreichische Oberfläche, Essays, 2007, Residenz Verlag, St. Pölten
Boboville, novel, 2008, Residenz Verlag, St. Pölten
* [http://www.comandantina.com Andrea Maria Dusl's blog www.comandantina.com]
* [http://www.redezeit.at Andrea Maria Dusl's Redezeit]
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film director, authorand illustrator
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