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GERMAN COMPETITION ENTRIES IN TALLINN

Tallinn's Black Nights, the only 'A' festival in the Nordic-Baltic region, has published the program for its 21st edition (17 November – 3 December 2017) and shows a great liking for German cinema: ... more

IDFA 2017: LARGE GERMAN PRESENCE IN COMPETITIONS

The IDFA countdown is on: Europe's largest documentary festival will be opening its doors in Amsterdam in just a few days' time and offering a major international platform for no less than 28 ... more

GERMAN CINEMA SHOWCASED IN CHINA

From 6,200 to 41,000 screens in the last six years – the expansion in the Chinese market is second to none. And yet the market is highly competitive, especially for foreign films. So, it's really ... more

GERMAN FILMS AT THE AFM 2017

Come visit us during the American Film Market 2017 from 1-8 November at the German Films umbrella suites!

Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel
Suites 625 - 630
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FOURTH DISTRIBUTION SUPPORT SITTING IN 2017

In the fourth sitting of 2017, German Films' "Distribution Support" awards committee decided to support 25 foreign theatrical releases of German films. In total, 204.000 Euro were ... more

Awards

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS AT CORK FILM FESTIVAL 2017

Youth Jury Award
LAST MEN IN ALEPPO by Feras Fayyad (DK/DE, Kloos & Co. Medien)

Nomination for European Short Film Awards 2018 ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS AT CHICAGO CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL 2017

Children’s Jury Prize – Live-Action Feature Film: 1st Prize
THE LEGEND OF TIMM THALER OR THE BOY WHO SOLD HIS LAUGHTER (TIMM THALER ODER DAS VERKAUFTE LACHEN) by Andreas Dresen ... more

AWARD FOR GERMAN CO-PRODUCTION AT TOKYO 2017

Tokyo Grand Prix / The Governor of Tokyo Award
GRAIN by Semih Kaplanoğlu (TR/DE/FR/SE/QA, Heimatfilm) ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN CO-PRODUCTION AT ROME 2017

Best Film in Alice nella città: Young Adult Competition
THE BEST OF ALL WORLDS (DIE BESTE ALLER WELTEN) by Adrian Goiginger (AT/DE, lailaps pictures)  ... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN STUDENT SHORTS AT BEIJING 2017

Gold Award
WATU WOTE – ALL OF US by Katja Benrath (Hamburg Media School)

Audience Awards
CHILD by Viktor Stickel, Linus Stetter (Filmakademie ... more

Festivals

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT AFI FEST 2017

Audience Award – New Auteurs
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY by Iram Haq (NO/DE/SE, Rohfilm Factory) ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT FOYLE 2017

Feature Films
MARIE CURIE - THE COURAGE OF KNOWLEDGE by Marie Noëlle (DE/PL/FR, P'Artisan Filmproduktion)

Short Films
GO PAUL (LOS PAUL) by Felix Karolus ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT CAMERIMAGE 2017

Main Competition
BRIMSTONE by Martin Koolhoven (NL/DE/FR/BE/SE/GB, X Filme Creative Pool)

Polish Films Competition

SPOOR ... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT MAR DEL PLATA 2017

International Competition
GOOD LUCK by Ben Russell (DE/FR, CaSk Films)
INVISIBLE by Pablo Giorgelli (AR/FR/DE, Augenschein Filmproduktion)
WAJIB by Annemarie Jacir ... more

GERMAN FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS AT GIJON 2017

Official Selection Feature FilmsDIRECTIONS by Stephan Komandarev (BG/DE/MZ, Aktis Filmproduktion)UNTIL THE BIRDS RETURN by Karim Moussaoui (FR/DZ/DE, NiKo Film)Rellumes International CompetitionGOOD ... more