Ottmar Ostermayr

Ottmar Ostermayr (24 October 1886 – 15 December 1958) was a German film producer. He was the brother of Franz Osten and Peter Ostermayr. From 1911 until 1914 he worked for Vienna subsidiary of the French company Eclair. In the 1920s he set up a production company with the film pioneer Oskar Messter.[1] He was later employed at the Munich-based Bavaria Film which had been set up by his brother Peter.

Ottmar Ostermayr
Born24 October 1886
Died15 December 1958 (1958-12-16) (aged 72)
Munich, Bavaria
West Germany
Years active1910–1958

Selected filmography


  1. Bock & Bergfelder p.320


  • Bock, Hans-Michael & Bergfelder, Tim. The Concise CineGraph. Encyclopedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books, 2009.

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