Wouter is a dutch-german writer, director and artist based in Munich. In 2024 he finished his studies in film directing at HFF Munich with the historical comedy-drama Sturm & Drang. In 2019 Wouter was holder of the the scholarship “Stipendium Medienkunst der Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München, ermöglicht durch die Kirch Stiftung und Frau Regina Hesselberger” with the project Thank you for the Honey!. Before going to film school Wouter worked as a curator, writer and editor together with art historian Prof. Rainer Crone with whom he curated several exhibitions on photographs by Stanley Kubrick. From 2006-12 Wouter studied Comparative Literature und Philosophy at LMU Munich and UVA Amsterdam. Wouter published books on the arts and has held seminars on dramaturgy and film at HFF Munich and the Deutsche Schülerakademie. Wouter is represented by Midpoint Agency.

Crew United Profil: Wouter Wirth

films as writer/director

niemand hier to say I’m sorry (Kino, Roxy Film, i.E.)
you & me (Serie, MadeFor Film, i.E.)
Stille Brandung (Kino, Lieblingsfilm, i.E.)
Sturm & Drang (2024), 30min
MILIZ! (2020), 6 part web series (www.flixxo.com)
Die letzten Kinder im Paradies (2018), Dir: Anna Roller (screenplay)
Gestalten (2017), 52min
PAN (2016), Dir: Anna Roller (screenplay)
LOVE/ZOE (2016), 12min
Das Goldene Zeitalter (2015), 18min
STEIN – eine Geschichte ohne Akteure (2014), 5min

music videos

Monticule Festival 2019 After Video (with Daniel Schäfer)
Monticule Festival 2018 After Video (with Nicole Huminski)
Monticule Festival 2017 After Video (with Daniel Schäfer)
Monaco Swing Ensemble & Diknu Schneeberger – Mocca Swing feat. Mulo Francel (2016), music video
Jonas Saalbach – Yaled feat. Woody S. (2015), music video
Jonas Saalbach – Ancient Lake feat. Paul Klatt (2015), music video

exhibitions as curator

Apis Anonyma (group show), Atelier für Medienkunst, Munich 2019
Stanley Kubrick. Visioni e Finzioni 1945-1950, Palazzo Magnani, Reggio Emilia 2011
Stanley Kubrick: History in photographs 1945-1950, Multimedia Art Museum, Moscow 2011
Stanley Kubrick. Photographer 1945-1950, Istituto Veneto Di Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, Palazzo Franchetti, Venice 2010
Francesco Pignatelli: Reversed Renaissance, Schloss Greding, Germany 2010

exhibitions as artist

Thank you for the Honey, Atelier für Medienkunst, Munich 2019
Cerco un Coccodrillo, curated by Alberto Finelli (group show together with Pietro Finelli, Kiki Smith, Peter Kogler, et al) Galleria Cart, Monza 2018
Perlen von die Steine (with Alberto Finelli and Evyenia Gennadiou), Prince of Wales, Munich 2014
aber wir wollten doch schön seyn (with Patrick Thor), Prince of Wales, Munich 2013


Yawp is innocent / Yawp è innocente – Alberto Finelli ed Evyenia Gennadiou (2016)
Werner Haftmann: Das antwortende Gegenbild. Ausgewählte Texte 1947-1990, hg. v. Evelyn Haftmann u. Wouter Wirth, Hirmer, Munich 2012
The Subverted Object. Andy Warhol’s Colored Campbell’s Soup Cans as the Blind Spot Before our Eyes, L&M Arts, New York 2011
Stanley Kubrick. Visioni e Finzioni 1945-1950, Giunti, Florenz und Mailand 2011 (co-authored with Prof. Rainer Crone)