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GERMAN FILMS IN SUNDANCE 2017

A young female director from Germany, a Georgian-German directorial duo, and a film installation artist: the 33rd Sundance Film Festival (19 – 29 January 2017) is giving a platform – including ... more

ENTERTAINING PILGRIMAGE FOR RUSSIAN AUDIENCE

Russia is a great territory for  "crowd pleasers": Til Schweiger scored a major box-office success here with GUARDIANS, his film HEAD FULL OF HONEY and FACK JU GÖHTE by  Bora ... more

THE 14TH GERMAN-FRENCH FILM MEETING IN SAARBRÜCKEN

Hardly any city has such close links with German-French history and collaboration between the two countries like Saarbrücken. The Saarland's capital on the border with France was therefore the ... more

GERMAN DOCUMENTARIES IN AMSTERDAM 2016

A total of 30 German films and co-productions are being shown at the International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA) this year. The festival is the largest documentary film festival in Europe and ... more

FIFTH DISTRIBUTION SUPPORT SITTING IN 2016

In the sixth sitting of 2016, German Films' Distribution Support awards committee decided to support 23 foreign theatrical releases of German films. In total, 69,500 Euros were allocated.
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Awards

AWARDS FOR GERMAN DOCUMENTARIES AT FLORENCE 2016

Best Short Documentary
REMAINS FROM THE DESERT by Sebastian Mez ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN SHORT FILMS AT BILBAO 2016

Gold Mikeldi – Best Animation Film
BROKEN – THE WOMEN’S PRISON AT HOHENECK (KAPUTT) by Alexander Lahl, Volker Schlecht (Die Kulturingenieure) ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN STUDENT FILMS AT POITIERS 2016

Jury’s Special Prize
VALENTINA by Maximilian Feldmann (Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg)

Amnesty International France Prize
VALENTINA by ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT TALLINN 2016

17th Sleepwalkers International Short Film Festival Tallinn (12 - 16 November 2016)

Best Film - Baltic Sea Competition
#SELFIE by David M. Lorenz 
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AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT TORINO 2016

Audience Award
WE ARE THE TIDE (WIR SIND DIE FLUT) by Sebastian Hilger (Anna Wendt Filmproduktion, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF, ... more

Festivals

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT KERALA 2016

Competition Films
CLAIR-OBSCUR by Yesim Ustaoglu (TR/DE/FR/PL, unafilm)
CLASH by Mohamed Diab (EG/FR/DE, NiKo Film)

World Cinema
GOODBYE ... more

GERMAN SHORT ANIMATIONS AT LJUBLJANA 2016

European Student Competition
CLEANING DAY by Veronica Solomon
FIELDS OF RAPE by Anselm Pyta
FRANKFURTER STR. 99A by Evgenia Gostrer
IN ONE DRAG (EIN TIEFER ZUG) ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT KOLKATA 2016

International Competition: Women Directors' Films 
24 WEEKS (24 WOCHEN) by Anne Zohra Berrached (zero one film, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg)HOUSE WITHOUT ROOF (HAUS ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT MUMBAI 2016

International Competition
ECHO by Dren Zherka (DE/XK, Magusfilms)

World Cinema
APPRENTICE by Boo Junfeng (SG/DE/FR, augenschein ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT GOA 2016

International Competition
SCARRED HEARTS by Radu Jude (RO/DE, Komplizen Film)

Masterstrokes
BEAUTIFUL DAYS OF ARANJUEZ (DIE SCHÖNEN TAGE VON ... more