Born in Salzburg, Austria in 1968 Andreas Horvath is a freelance photographer and filmmaker. He studied photography and multimedia art and in the early days of his career worked as an assistant for the American fine art photographers Ernestine Ruben and Linda Troeller.
Andreas Horvath´s documentary films have been shown at film festivals worldwide, including Venice, Locarno, London Film Festival, San Francisco IFF, or Karlovy Vary. He has received various scholarships and prizes. In 2013 he was given the Outstanding Artist Award by the Republic of Austria. His film "Helmut Berger, Actor" was chosen as Best Motion Picture of 2015 by cult director John Waters.