David Haneke, born 1965 in Vienna, Austria. Lived from 1985 - 2005 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Since 2005 in Switzerland. Studied “performing arts” at the high school of arts in Amsterdam. In addition to acting in many Dutch theatre productions - including several years as performer with innovative site-specific theatre group BEWTH - he has directed and produced a number of independent films and video installations in the Netherlands, as well as creating pre-recorded and real-time video projections for theatre, opera and dance groups. His short film 'Humming Wires' won a special award at the Advanca Film Festival in Portugal in 1998. In 2000 founding Studio Ame and works additionally as cameraman and camera director for events- and television productions. From 2000-2004 worked as editor and cameraman for postproduction Studio Vermaas, Amsterdam. 2001 teaching "sound and cinema" in collaboration with Marco Vermaas at the film festival Avanca- Portugal. 2000 MEMBER OF JURY at the short film festival Köln: Short cuts Cologne
1988 - 1992 PERFORMING ARTS at the Amsterdam School of the Arts (NL) AHK, De Theaterschool - Mimeopleiding*
Diploma 1992: Bachelor of Arts
1985 - 1987 MIME and Pantomime with E.J.Dijkstra & R.v.Rijn Studio A'dam
1974 - 1983 VIOLONCELLO with Professor Wolfgang Ebert. Vienna.