Peter Brunner

PETER BRUNNER /Writer, Director

Peter Brunner, the son of a psychoanalyst and a painting therapist, is a filmmaker and musician from Vienna, Austria. He studied under director Michael Haneke (Amour, The White Ribbon,…) at the Vienna Film Academy.

His work includes many short films and music videos and he directed the Ferdinand Bruckner adaptation Sickness of the Youth in 2007 together with fellow students at the Vienna Film Academy, in which he also played the leading role of Freder.

My Blind Heart is Peter’s feature film debut. His second feature We Are Sisyphos is currently in pre-production.