Studied film with Axel Corti and Peter Patzak. Filmmaker, script writer. Lives and works in Vienna.
For her autobiographic film “Eine Million Kredit ist normal, sagt mein Großvater” Gabriele Mathes won the award for innovative cinema at Diagonale 2006 and the New Visions Award at cph:dox 2006. For “Flaschenpost” Mathes received the Austrian Shortfilm Award at Vienna Independent Shorts 2012.