News

  • 01.09.2016 The shooting of our coproduction ICEMAN by Felix Randau has started. ICEMAN tells the (possible) history of Ötzi and the last days that led to his mysterious death – probably the oldest and most famous unsolved murderer in human history. The cast is seasoned with renowned actors such as Jürgen Vogel (The Free Will) as [...]
  • 30.04.2015 The leading actor of the new movie „Ötzi- Der Mann aus dem Eis“ will be Jürgen Vogel, German actor, screenwriter, film producer and singer. Definitely one of the most successful charachter actors of German cinema, Vogel will be a perfect Man of Tisenjoch.
  • 20.04.2015 At the 29th edition of „Bozner Filmtage“, we supported the movie CHRIEG, which won the award for „The best movie“. The international jury was impressed about the valiant narration method of the director Simon Jaquemet.

Team

Karl Baumgartner, founder of Echo Film, was known in the international film scene as "Baumi. He was one of the most renown film producer and art-house cinema distributor in Europe. "Baumi" passed away in march 2014, but continues to be alive in several projects we started together.

Maja Wieser Benedetti, has worked for over 15 years as a production manager for TV and cinema feature films and is quite familiar with the conditions of production in Italy/South Tyrol and the German-speaking neighbor countries.

Andreas Pichler, winner of the Grimme-prize, has developed since the late 1990s as a director and producer numerous films in the field of cinema and television documentary, many of them award-winning and shown in many countries in television and cinema.

Georg Tschurtschenthaler, business economist and former management consultant, has implemented as a producer for more than 10 feature films, TV films and cross-media projects for the international market.

Philipp Moravetz, has worked after his studying in Rome and Los Angeles in various areas in the production area and has been involved as service producer in several projects in South Tyrol.