Virgil Widrich sttarted working with film at the age of 12, producing a number of Super 8 movies. In 1990, he became a director's assistant for John Bailey in Hollywood (THE SEARCH FOR INTELLIGENT LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE). From 1993 to 1995, he was the organizational head for Salzburg's Diagonale Film Festival. He has worked on a number of multimedia and CD-ROM projects. He lectures on screenwriting technique and film software and owns a multimedia production company in Vienna, Austria.