Händl Klaus




Händl Klaus was born in 1969 in the Tyrol, Austria. He was part of the ensemble at Schauspielhaus Wien and played smaller parts in films by Christian Berger, Urs Egger, Michael Haneke, Jessica Hausner, Dagmar Knöpfel and others. Since 1994 he publishes prose, radio plays and plays of which Sebastian Nübling's staging of "(WILDE)Mann mit traurigen Augen" and "Dunkel lockende Welt" were invited to the Berlin Theatertreffen. Furthermore, he also writes opera librettos for Beat Furrer, Georg Friedrich Haas, Arnulf Herrmann, Heinz Holliger, Klaus Lang and Hèctor Parra. In 2008, Händl’s feature film debut “MÄRZ“ won the Silver Leopard at the Locarno International Film Festival.