John Lueftner, executive producer and managing partner of Superfilm, was born in 1969.
Before he founded Superfilm with David Schalko in 2006, he has won numerous national and international advertising awards as TVC producer.
In 2003 he received the Austrian Television Award (Golden Romy) for Most Innovative Program Concept (NoNameProgram, 2002) together with David Schalko and Fred Schreiber, and for Producer of the Year in 2004. He was also finalistat the New York Television Festival for Kupetzky in 2005 and for Heaven with Josef Hader in 2006.
For his Superfilm productions he has also won the Austrian Television Award (Golden Romy) several times (Best Documentary for Das Wunder von Wien – The Miracle of Vienna in 2009, Special price of the Jury for Braunschlag in 2013).
John Lueftner is also president of the Association of Austrian Filmproducers.