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 films have been shown at festivals worldwide, including Cannes, Venice, Locarno, Karlovy Vary, etc. 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. His first fiction film "Lillian" premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in 2019.