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CPH:DOX, Copenhagen

CPH:DOX / Copenhagen Int. Film Festival
Tagensvej 85 F
2200 Copenhagen N
Denmark
http://www.cphdox.dk

Member of Doc Alliance


Czech Republic
http://www.dafilms.com

Director
Mrs. Tine Fischer

Program Directors & Contact for German Entries
Mr. Niklas Engstrøm & Mr. Mads Mikkelsen

Year of Foundation 2003

Event Date from 20 March 2019 till 31 March 2019

in Copenhagen, Denmark

Sections Since 2003, CPH:DOX has specialized in auteur-driven films from the hybrid field between documentary, fiction and visual art. The festival has seven international competitions: Main Competition (DOX:AWARD), Artists’ films (NEW:VISION Award), NORDIC:DOX Award (Scandinavian films), Doc Alliance Award, F:ACT Award (journalistic work), NEXT:WAVE Award (innovative films), The Politiken Audience Award (with potential for distribution). The festival also showcases more popular titles of interest to buyers and programmers, as well as curated and guest curated sidebars.

Terms of Entry The festival is open to films of any duration including serials, VR and AR experiences, and other audiovisual formats. Films are eligible if they have premiered after April 1, 2017.

Subtitles English subtitles necessary

Format 35 mm, DCP, Blu-ray, 16 mm

Registration Deadline September 1 for films finished by that date.
December 1 for films finished after September (only).

Fees An entry fee of 150 DKK (approx. 20.00 EUR) applies to all film submissions of more than 30 minutes. The entry fee for films of less than 30 minutes is reduced to 75 DKK (approx. 10.00 EUR).

Attendance Figures 91,400 The festival attracted around 700 international guests in 2012 from all sectors of the film industry and the media.

Prizes/Awards Main Competition (DOX:AWARD), Artists’ films (NEW:VISION Award), NORDIC:DOX Award (Scandinavian films), Doc Alliance Award, F:ACT Award (journalistic work) (5,000 € each), NEXT:WAVE Award (innovative films) (2,000 €), The Politiken Audience Award.

German Films

2017


Dox:Award
LAST MEN IN ALEPPO by Fera Fayyad (DK/DE, Kloos & Co. Medien)

New: Vision Award
DESERT OF THE REAL by Christian von Borries (masseundmacht production, ifs internationale filmschule köln)

F:act Award
DEAD DONKEYS FEAR NO HYENAS by Joakim Demmer (SE/FI/DE, Ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion)

Nordic:Dox Award
A MODERN MAN by Eva Mulvad (DK/DE, Kloos & Co. Medien GmbH)

Next:Wave Award
SPIN by Ginan Seidl (Rosenpicture Filmproduktion)

Politiken Audience Award
FREE LUNCH SOCIETY by Christian Tod (AT/DE, OVALmedia)
BEUYS by Andres Veiel(zero one film, Terz Filmproduktion)

Special Screenings
BEUYS by Andres Veiel (zero one film, Terz Filmproduktion)
DRIES by Reiner Holzemer (BE/DE, Reiner Holzemer Film)
FREE LUNCH SOCIETY by Christian Tod (AT/DE, OVALmedia)
IF I THINK OF GERMANY AT NIGHT (DENK ICH AN DEUTSCHLAND IN DER NACHT) by Romuald Karmakar (DE/FR, Arden Film)

Artists & Auteurs
AUSTERLITZ by Sergei Loznitsa (Imperativ Film)
MACHINES by Rahul Jain (IN/DE/FI, Pallas Film)
UNTITLED by Michael Glawogger & Monika Willi (AT/DE, Razor Film)
WHERE IS ROCKY II? (WO IST ROCK II?) by Pierre Bismuth (FR/DE/IT/BE, Vandertastic Films)
WILD PLANTS by Nicolas Humbert (CH/DE, Leykauf Film)

Top Dox
KARL MARX CITY by Petra Epperlein &Michael Tucker (pepper&bones)
MACHINES by Rahul Jain (IN/DE/FI, Pallas Film)

Sound & Vision
BUNCH OF KUNST by Christine Franz
CASSETTE: A DOCUMENTARY MIXTAPE by Zack Taylor (US/NL/GB/DE, Fireglory Pictures)
EAT THAT QUESTION: FRANK ZAPPA IN HIS OWN WORDS by Thorsten Schütte (FR/DE, UFA Fiction-Produktion)
REVOLUTION OF SOUND. TANGERINE DREAM by Margarete Kreuzer (TAG/TRAUM Filmproduktion)

Before and After Science
THE FUTURE OF WORK AND DEATH by Wayne Walsh & Sean Blacknell (GB/US/UG/DE)
VOYAGE OF TIME: LIFE’S JOURNEY by Terrence Malick (DE/US/FR, Sophisticated Films, Voyage of Time UG)

Pause For Effect
A MODERN MAN by Eva Mulvad (DK/DE, Kloos & Co. Medien GmbH)
BEUYS by Andres Veiel (zero one film, Terz Filmproduktion)

Number of Films Shown More than 200 feature films and 15 compilation programs of shorter titles. The films come from everywhere in the world.

Media Coverage 58 international media were present at the 2012 festival which generated 1073 articles (print, digital, tv, radio). International trade papers such as Screen, Variety, IndieWire and others have been present at the festival in recent years. The festival receives massive interest from national, regional and international media.

Evaluation CPH:DOX has developed to be one of the most important documentary festivals in Scandinavia. A diverse, international program, the excellent organisation and the large interest of the local audience have made the festival to an established and respected documentary event.

Services CPH:DOX specializes in auteur-driven films in the hybrid field between documentary, fiction and visual art. The festival also showcases the best and brightest from the Nordic Countries, as well as more topical films from around the world and a strong lineup of seminars. The industry platform CPH:FORUM takes place for three days during the festival, and hosts a state-of-the-art videotheque during the festival for buyers, programmers and other industry professionals.

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