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- * Born in Vienna, Norbert Blecha started out as a stuntman and actor in
Hollywood at age 24. For the next 10 years he worked with many
international stars and formed valuable business relationships with
important film production companies in Los Angeles, which he has maintained
to this day.
In 1984 he returned to Europe and started to produce. Since then he has
become one of the leading film producers in Austria, producing critically
acclaimed films such as "Requiem for Dominic" (Golden Globe and Independent
Spirit Award nomination for best foreign film), "The Unfish" (Austrian
Entry for the Academy Awards), "The Venice Project" (Golden Lion nomination)
and Oscar winning director Bruce Beresford's "Bride Of The Wind"
He also produced TV movies for Austrian and German television, but his main
focus is on international productions, either as a co-production partner on
or as an Austrian service provider.
His excellent connections with experienced local crews and his well-
established relationships with local authorities have been an asset for all
international films he has collaborated on.