The Austrian Film Museum presents film works principally in the form of analog film projections and is committed to locating prints in their original format (35mm and 16mm). Video and digitally-produced works as well as Television productions are screened either on video or digitally as required. Exceptions are noted where appropriate.
Solistenensemble Kaleidoskop © Adam Berry
November 18 and 19, 2017

Eyes Wide Shut

Two Concerts at the Invisible Cinema
In cooperation with Wien Modern, the concert series Eyes Wide Shut picks up where the "Vienna Version" of Morgan Fisher's 2012 film Screening Room left off: in a frontal close-up of a glowing, filmless screen. [...]
Last Supper, 1992, Robert Frank (Foto: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston)
November 10 to 27, 2017

Robert Frank

In November, parallel to a large photography exhibition at the Albertina, the Film Museum will show the willful film oeuvre of legendary American photographer Robert Frank, as well as a new documentary film portrait of the artist, Don't Blink – Robert Frank (Laura Israel, 2015). [...]
Vesennij potok (Frühling des Lebens) (Kadervergrößerung ÖFM)
October 13 to November 30, 2017

Utopia and Correction

Soviet Cinema, 1926–1940 and 1956–1977
This year, the joint retrospective of the Austrian Film Museum and the Viennale, titled "Utopia and Correction", will present films from two specific creative periods in Soviet cinema: the 1920s and 1930s, as well as the time during and after the cultural "Thaw" following Stalin's death. [...]
 Ein Walzertraum, 1925, Ludwig Berger
November 23 to 27, 2017

Visions of Vienna

Book Launch and Film Series
On the occasion of the publication of her new work on the cinematic Vienna of the 1920s and 1930s, the Film Museum invited Alexandra Seibel to cocurate a small film program of both rare and canonical Vienna-set films. [...]
Produktionsfoto von Michael Haneke mit Jürgen Jürges bei Dreharbeiten zu "Code inconnu" (Sammlung Michael Haneke)

Collection Online: Michael Haneke

Since 2003, Michael Haneke has been gradually transferring his papers and the documentation of his works to the Austrian Film Museum. The Michael Haneke Collection is now online:



The largest film library in Austria

Periodicals Collection

422 publications in over 20 languages

Dziga Vertov Collection

The broadest collection outside Russia

Schlemmer Frame Collection

2254 film frames spanning six decades

Ephemeral Paper & Documents Collection

21827 files of film-related documents

School in the Cinema

Our educational program School in the Cinema is offering 16 free classes for students aged 5 to 18 and all school types.