Austrian Filmdesigners Association
The Association of Austrian Filmdesigners is a professional
association for members of the Art and Costume Department. It was
founded 1987 by Production Designers, Costume Designers, Prop Masters
and Standby Props, in 1989 the Wardrobers associated themselves. The VÖF
is the only independent, self-organised and self-financed
representation for these professionals in Austria.
The VÖF's activity involves also the stimulation of intern communication between it's members and the distribution of information: The exchange of experience or further training, free legal advice, model contracts etc.
This homepage is established as information-platform throughout the industry and represents each member with it's own page: actual personal details, cv, and filmography.
The Association of Austrian Filmdesigners & ARTSCENICO – European Federation for Costume and Production Design
The Association of Austrian Filmdesigners is a founding member of the umbrella organization of European professional associations in the field of production design and costume design, which was founded in 2018.
The VÖF as a member of the Associaton of Austrian Film-Creatives
Together with the Associations for Directors, Cinematographers,
Editors, Script Writers, Actors, Location + Set Managers, Sounddesigners
and Documentary Films, the VÖF constitutes the Association of Austrian Film-Creatives (Dachverband der Österreichischen Filmschaffenden : DVF).
This umbrella association is the only institution in Austria, that administers the needs and interests of film-creatives effectively: Dealing with topics like film funding, labor and social law, ORF, the media sector in Austria, infrastructure, work conditions etc. it represents us and discusses with politicians, ministers, social insurance institutions, unions, producercs and others.