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LOCARNO: COMPETITIONS AND PIAZZA GRANDE WITH GERMAN PARTICIPATION

A feature film with a very topical political issue in Competition, melancholic cheerfulness from a Locarno returnee to the Piazza Grande, and a multi-award-winning newcomer in the Filmmakers of the...

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GALLENBERGER IN COMPETITION IN SHANGHAI

AS GREEN AS IT GETS by Florian Gallenberger (DE/CH, Majestic Filmproduktion, new!move films) will have its world premiere in the International Competition of the 21st Shanghai International Film ...

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SECOND DISTRIBUTION SUPPORT SITTING IN 2018

In the second sitting of 2018, German Films' "Distribution Support" awards committee decided to support 22 foreign theatrical releases of German films. In total, 223.500 Euros were allocated.

The...

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REASONS TO CELEBRATE IN MADRID

This year's edition is a rather special one: the Festival of German Films in Madrid will be 20 years old and plans to celebrate this from 12 to 17 June 2018 with an extensive supporting program as...

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KARLOVY VARY: TWO GERMAN DOCS IN COMPETITION

The 53rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (29 June – 7 July, 2018) has announced its competition entries. Two German films have been programmed in the Documentary Competition: DREAM AWAY by...

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Awards

AWARDS FOR GERMAN ANIMATION SHORTS AT ZAGREB 2018

Golden Zagreb Award for Creativity and Innovative Artistic Achievement
FEST by Nikita Diakur

Zlatko Grgić Award - Best First Film
32-RBIT by Victor Orozco Ramirez

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AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS AT WASHINGTON DC 2018

Circle Award
WAJIB by Annemarie Jacir (PS/FR/DE/CO/NO/QA/AE, klinkerfilm) more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT CLEVELAND 2018

George Gund III Memorial Central and Eastern European Film CompetitionMEN DON’T CRY by Alen Drljevic (BH/SL/HR/DE, Manderley Films)

Best Family Short
REVOLTING RHYMES by Jakob Schuh and Jan Lachauer

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AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT SYDNEY 2018

Sydney Film Pize in Official Competition
THE HEIRESSES by Marcelo Martinessi (PY/DE/UR, Pandora Film Produktion) more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT KRAKOW 2018

International Documentary Competition Golden Horn for Best FilmOF FATHERS AND SONS by Talal Derki (DE/SY, Basis Berlin, Ventana Film- und Fernsehproduktion)

Silver Horn for Best Feature-length...

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Festivals

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT MELBOURNE 2018

Special Events
DIMENSIONS  - ONE UPON OUR REALITY by Rocco Helmchen and Johannes KraasTHE WICKER MAN by (US/DE/CA)

Headliners
ISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS by Gabrielle Brady (DE/UK/AU, Chromosom Film)

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GERMAN SHORT FILMS AT SÃO PAULO 2018

International Showcase
GALORE by Bernd Lützeler (IN/DE)
EXILE by Sylvia Borges
THE HERITAGE by János Brückner (HU/DE)
PIRATE BOYS by Pol Merchan
THE SATANIC THICKET – THREE (DAS SATANISCHE DICKICHT  -...

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GERMAN ANIMATED SHORTS AT OTTAWA 201

Short Film Competition – Narrative
FEST by Nikita Diakur

Short Film Competition – Student
A BLINK OF AN EYE (AUGENBLICKE) by Kiana Naghshineh
CAT PLANETS by Yi Luo
COPS AND ROBBERS (RÄUBER & GENDARM) by...

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GERMAN ANIMATED SHORTS AT RIO DE JANEIRO & SÃO PAULO 2018

Short Film Competition
A BLINK OF AN EYE (AUGENBLICKE) by Kiana Naghshineh
ISLAND by Max Mörtl, Robert Löbel
LOVE ME, FEAR MY by Veronica Solomon
OBON by André Hörmann, Samo (Anna Bergmann)

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GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT GUANAJUATO 2018

Official Selection  DocumentariesISLAND OF THE HUNGRY GHOSTS by Gabrielle Brady (DE/UK/AU, Chromosom Film)Official Selection International Feature FilmsOBLIVION VERSES by Alireza Khatami de ALIREZA...

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