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ADDITIONAL GERMAN FILMS IN TORONTO

The Toronto International Film Festival (8 – 18 September 2016) has announced the selection of another raft of German films and co-productions for this year's program. They include the world premiere ... more

FOURTH DISTRIBUTION SUPPORT SITTING IN 2016

In the fourth sitting of 2016, German Films' “Distribution Support” awards committee decided to support 15 foreign theatrical releases of German films. In total, 165,000 Euros were allocated.  ... more

OSCAR® RACE: SEARCH BEGINS FOR GERMAN CANDIDATE

The 89th Oscars® are already waiting in the wings: The film that is going to represent Germany in the competition for the Best Foreign Language Film category will be announced on 25 August 2016. An ... more

STUDENT OSCARS: FIVE GERMAN FILM SCHOOL SHORTS IN THE FINALS

The German film schools are staying on track for success in Hollywood: five German productions are among the finalists at 2016's  ... more

GFQ 3-2016 NOW ONLINE

The current issue of our magazine GERMAN FILMS QUARTERLY is now online. This issue features portraits on the directors Johannes Naber and Maria Schrader, producer Corinna Mehnert of blue eyes ... more

Awards

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT LOCARNO 2016

Special Jury Prize
SCARRED HEARTS by Radu Jude (RO/DE, Komplizen Film)

Ecumenical Prize: Special Mention
MARIJA by Michael Koch(DE/CH, Pandora ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT TRAVERSE CITY 2016

Roger Ebert Prize for Best FOREIGN DOCUMENTARY Film by a First Time Filmmaker
KINGS OF KALLSTADT by Simone Wendel (Projekt Gold)  ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN SHORT FILMS AT LVIV 2016

Best Script
THE BATHTUB (DIE BADEWANNE) by Tim Ellrich (DE/AT)

International Audience Award
THE BATHTUB (DIE BADEWANNE) by Tim Ellrich ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN SHORT FILMS AT BUCHEON 2016

Jury’s Choice for Short Film
THE BATHTUB (DIE BADEWANNE) by Tim Ellrich (DE/AT)

Audience Award for Short Film
THE BATHTUB (DIE BADEWANNE) by Tim ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT WROCLAW 2016

Grand Prix New Horizons International Competition
IN THE LAST DAYS OF THE CITY by Tamer El Said (EG/DE/GB/AE, Mengamuk Films)

FIPRESCI Prize ... more

Festivals

GERMAN FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS AT NEW YORK FILM FESTIVAL 2016

Main Slate
ELLE by Paul Verhoeven (FR/DE/BE, Twenty Twenty Vision Filmproduktion)
PERSONAL SHOPPER by Olivier Assayas (FR/DE, Detailfilm)
THINGS TO COME by Mia ... more

ADDITIONAL GERMAN FILMS IN TORONTO

The Toronto International Film Festival (8 – 18 September 2016) has announced the selection of another raft of German films and co-productions for this year's program. They include the world premiere ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT TORONTO 2016

Gala Presentations
SNOWDEN by Oliver Stone (US/DE, KrautPack Entertainment)

Special Presentations
BRIMSTONE by Martin Koolhoven ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT SANTIAGO 2016

International Competition
BABAI by Visar Morina (DE/XK/MK/FR, NiKo Film)
JESÚS by Fernando Guzzoni (CL/FR/DE/CO/GR, unafilm)

Visions of the World ... more

GERMAN SHORT FILMS AT ODENSE 2016

Main Competition
THE BATHTUB (DIE BADEWANNE) by Tim Ellrich (DE/AT)
BOB by Marc Roessler
THE CULPRIT (DER SCHULDIGE) by Michael Rittmansberger
MARGRET AND HELMUT ... more