MAHIR YILDIZ

After Mahir Yildiz graduated in theatre, film and media studies at the University of Vienna he participated in a variety of film, commercial and music productions. Between 2009 and 2012 Mahir became the CEO of Arcadia Entertainment Müzik ve Belgesel Paz. Ltd. Sti and moved to Istanbul. During that time, he had cooperated with the biggest TV stations and production companies in Turkey. Together with Mateusz Wiglinzki he established the Kollektiv Gleisdreieck whose operations they have managed since 2015. Mahir took over the position of the project manager and director for the state funded project (by the Federal Chancellery of the Republic of Austria) “Echte Helden sind anders” the concept of which he developed together with Aleksander Studen-Kirchner.

Collaborations and productions/projects within Kollektiv Gleisdreieck to date:

2017/August

Echte Helden sind anders

concept/project management/director

2017/May

Kein Krieg ist heilig

concept/director

2016/October

Stadtgesichter engl.: City Faces

photo series

exhibited within the photo::vienna in the Museum of Applied Arts in Vienna

assistant

2016/May

Zeit aufzuwachen

short film

script/director

2016/April

die versiegelte Zeit  engl. title: the absent tense

short film

2015 – 2016

PANTA RHEI

event series

2015/october

charity event in collaboration with Walter will was reißen

PRINTS FOR REFUGEES + After Party

2014/November

Kinderspiel

short fil

MATEUSZ WIGLINZKI

Mateusz Wiglinzki was born and raised in Berlin. To take up the theatre, film and media studies at the University of Vienna he moved to Vienna in 2011. Since then he not only operated in a variety of film and cultural productions but also directed and produced his own short films. Together with Mahir Yildiz he founded Kollektiv Gleisdreieck whose operations they have managed since 2015. In 2016 Mateusz completed his Master of Arts degree in theatre, film, and media theory at the University of Vienna and has worked as a freelance filmmaker and photographer since then.

Collaborations and productions/projects within Kollektiv Gleisdreieck to date:

2017/August

Echte Helden sind anders

2016/October

Stadtgesichter engl.: City Faces

photo series

exhibited within the photo::vienna in the Museum of Applied Arts in Vienna

2016/May

Zeit aufzuwachen

short film

2016/April

die versiegelte Zeit engl. title: the absent tense

short film

script/director

2015 – 2016

event series: PANTA RHEI

2015/October

PRINTS FOR REFUGEES + After Party

charity event in collaboration with: Walter will was reißen

2014/November

Kinderspiel

short film

script/director

MICHAEL ROTTMANN

Michael Rottmann has been operating in the film business for over ten years. After his studies at the Filmcollege Wien in the field of camera and directing he worked for several years in national and international productions in genres such as feature, documentary, and commercials. In 2012 he founded rublys one of the fastest growing Austrian startups. In 2015 he ceased to be the CEO and returned to film. Since then he has commented on topics relating to socioeconomics and entrepreneurship. Beside his work as a director and cameraman he also engages as a freelance artist in the fields of photography and painting.

Collaborations and productions/projects within Kollektiv Gleisdreieck to date:

2017/August

Echte Helden sind anders

director of photography

FLORIAN HACK

Florian Hack has lived in Vienna since 2014. Raised in Frankfurt, he left there to take study journalism and has worked since then in different corporations and a variety of projects as a PR advisor. Aside of his job Florian often involves himself in one way or another in his friends’ projects. For the short film “The Absent Tense” by Mateusz Wiglinzki Florian built a rain machine and was responsible for the special effects on set. For the social project “Echte Helden sind anders” by Mahir Yildiz Florian operated in his usual role as a press officer and took care of the social media presence. Flo is open and enthusiastic for all kinds of topics which are characterized by message and team spirit and would be also available as a guitarist, graphic designer, host and all press related work.

Collaborations and productions/projects within Kollektiv Gleisdreieck to date:

2017 August

Echte Helden sind anders

pr officer

2016/April

die versiegelte Zeit  engl. title: the absent tense

short film

special effects

IBRAHIM AMIR

Ibrahim Amir was born in Aleppo (Syria) in 1984. He started to study theatre and media studies at the University of Aleppo but after three semesters he was expelled because of his activity in a Kurdish student organisation. In 2002 Amir moved to Vienna where he took up medical studies which he has successfully completed. Already during his time as a student, he started to write plays in German. His plays have now been translated into a variety of languages including English, Swedish, Finnish, Turkish, Danish, Norwegian, Spanish and Japanese.

Collaborations and productions/projects within Kollektiv Gleisdreieck to date:

2017/August

Echte Helden sind anders

script coach

2017/June

Kein Krieg ist Heilig

script