John Lueftner, executive producer and managing partner of Superfilm, was born in 1969. Lueftner founded Superfilm together with David Schalko in 2006.
For his former work as TVC producer he has won numerous national and international advertising awards.
He received the Austrian Television Award (the Golden Romy) for Most Innovative Program Concept („NoNameProgram“) together with David Schalko and Fred Schreiber in 2003, and for Producer of the Year in 2004. He was also a finalist at 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 (Romy) several times (Best Documentary for „Das Wunder von Wien – The Miracle of Vienna“, 2009; Special price of the Jury for „Braunschlag“, 2013).
John Lueftner is also vicepresident of the Association of Austrian Filmproducers.