8 May 1909|
|Died||25 February 1976
After secondary school in Feldkirch, he entered to film industry and trained in film laboratory work. He became a film editor in 1930 and assistant director in 1935. His first film as director was Edelweißkönig, in 1938.
After the Second World War, he adopted the pseudonym Paul May. His greatest successes were The Forests Sing Forever (1959), Via Mala (1961) from the book by John Knittel, and Scotland Yard vs. Dr. Mabuse (1963) with Peter van Eyck. He also directed for television. He directed more than forty films between 1935 and 1972.
- Panic in Chicago (1931)
- The Spanish Fly (1931)
- The Champion Shot (1932)
- The Peak Scaler (1933)
- William Tell (1934)
- The Four Musketeers (1934)
- Peter, Paul and Nanette (1935)
- Home Guardsman Bruggler (1936)
- The Hunter of Fall (1936)
- Triad (1938)
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