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GFQ 3-2017 NOW ONLINE

Check out the latest issue of GERMAN FILMS QUARTERLY ... more

KRIEG CELEBRATES WORLD PREMIERE IN VENICE

As with Locarno, the Venice International Film Festival (30 August – 9 September, 2017) also shows that it has a soft heart of young cinema from Germany: Rick Ostermann is returning with his second ... more

LOCARNO: GERMAN FILMS IN COMPETITION AND ON THE PIAZZA GRANDE

After last year's strong German presence including two Competition titles and two films on the Piazza Grande, the  ... more

GERMAN FOCUS IN DURBAN

The Durban International Film Festival (13 – 23 July 2017), one of the most important and oldest ... more

GERMAN SUNDANCE AND CANNES HITS IN KARLOVY VARY

The popular summer 'A' festival in the Czech town of Karlovy Vary has unveiled its program for 2017. Participation from Germany will include well-known names from Sundance and Cannes. In addition, ... more

Awards

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT JERUSALEM 2017

International Competition - The Wilf Family Foundation Award: Honorary Mention
WESTERN by Valeska Grisebach (DE/BG/AT, Komplizen Film)

FIPRESCI Award for Best ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS IN ISFAHAN 2017

Award for Best Screenplay International Jury
MOUNTAIN MIRACLE - AN UNEXPECTED FRIENDSHIP by Tobias Wiemann (DE/IT, Lieblingsfilm)

Award für Best International ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS in EDINBURGH 2017

Special Mention Best Documentary Feature Film
LEANING INTO THE WIND by Thomas Riedelsheimer (Filmpunkt) ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN SHORTS AT PALM SPRINGS 2017

Best Student Animation
SOG by Jonatan Schwenk ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT SHANGHAI 2017

Golden Goblet Award: Best Documentary Film
WHEN PAUL CAME OVER THE SEA (ALS PAUL ÜBER DAS MEER KAM) by Jakob Preuss (Weydemann Bros.) 

Golden Goblet ... more

Festivals

KRIEG CELEBRATES WORLD PREMIERE IN VENICE

As with Locarno, the Venice International Film Festival (30 August – 9 September, 2017) also shows that it has a soft heart of young cinema from Germany: Rick Ostermann is returning with his second ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT VENICE 2017

Venezia 74 (Wettbewerb)
FOXTROT by Samuel Maoz (DE/IL/FR/CH, Pola Pandora)
HUMAN FLOW by Ai Weiwei (Human Flow UG)

Orizzonti
INVISIBLE by ... more

GERMAN ANIMATION SHORTS IN OTTAWA 2017

Short Film Competition
LINK by Robert Löbel
PHEROMONE by Helmut Breineder
UGLY by Nikita Diakur

Student Animation Competition
IN ONE ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT MELBOURNE 2017

Headliners
HAPPY END by Michael Haneke (FR/DE/AT, X Filme Creative Pool)
LOVELESS by Andrey Zvyagintsev (RU/BE/DE/FR, Senator Film Produktion)
THE SQUARE by Ruben ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PROCUCTIONS AT HAUGESUND 2017

Main Programme
HAPPY END by Michael Haneke (FR/DE/AT, X Filme Creative Pool)
JUPITER’S MOON by Kornél Mundruczó (HU/DE/CH/SE, Match Factory Productions)
 ... more