Tristan Sindelgruber (Austria)

Tristan Sindelgruber was born in 1966 in Graz. A present of a Super-8 camera for his confirmation sparked his interest in the world of film.

Sindelgruber studied Journalism, Sociology and History at the University of Vienna. He also studied at a Teacher Training College to qualify in teaching German and History.

Tristan worked as a Journalist and also as a Teacher in various secondary schools in Vienna before moving to the field of documentaries in 1999.

He still lives and works in Vienna.


  • Spiegelgrund - with Angelika Schuster
    71´, Austria, 2000
  • Opernball 2000 - Chronik einer Amtshandlung - with Angelika Schuster
    26´, Austria, 2000
  • Vergessene Opfer/ Forgotten victims - with Angelika Schuster (2002, Austria)- series of videos
  • Operation Spring - with Angelika Schuster
    94´, Austria, 2005
  • Vergessene Opfer
    677', Austria, 2012

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