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CANNES ADDS MORE GERMAN FILMS TO ITS PROGRAM

The Festival de Cannes (8 – 19 May 2018) has added some more German films and co-productions to its program. Sergei Loznitsa, who has been living in Germany since 2001, will see DONBASS...

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GERMAN DIRECTORS KÖHLER & WENDERS IN CANNES

IN MY ROOM by German director Ulrich Köhler (DE/IT, Pandora Filmproduktion, Komplizen Film) will be celebrating its world premiere in Un Certain Regard at the 71st Festival de Cannes (8 – 19 May...

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NEW CINEMA FOR FESTIVAL OF GERMAN FILMS IN NEW YORK

GDR history, warring banks or bar talks – the fifth edition of KINO!2018 Festival of German Films in New York (6 – 12 April 2018)  will again show what a great variety can be found in contemporary...

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FIRST DISTRIBUTION SUPPORT SITTING IN 2018

In the first sitting of 2018, German Films' "Distribution Support" awards committee decided to support 38 foreign theatrical releases of German films. In total, 338.500 Euros were allocated.

The...

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LARGE GERMAN DOCUMENTARY PRESENCE AT HOT DOCS

Toronto is home to North America's biggest film festival each autumn, but the city on Lake Ontario is also a major venue for international documentaries. The 25th edition of Hot Docs, one of the ...

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Awards

AWARDS FOR GERMAN SHORTS AT NIJMEGEN 2018

Encouragement Award for Best Student Short Film
SOG by Jonatan Schwenk

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AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT ISTANBUL 2018

Golden Tulip International Competition
WESTERN by Valeska Grisebach (DE/BG/AT, Komplizen Film)

International Competition Special Jury Prize
COCOTE by Nelson Carlo de los Santos Arias (DO/AR/DE, Pandora... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT HONG KONG 2018

Jury Prize in Young Cinema Competition
DAUGTHER OF MINE by Laura Bispuri (IT/DE/CH, Match Factory Productions) more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT VILNIUS 2018

Fipresci 2018: The International Critics PrizeTHE CAPTAIN (DER HAUPTMANN) by Robert Schwentke (DE/FR/PL, Filmgalerie 451)

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AWARDS FOR GERMAN DOCS AT DURHAM 2018

Special Jury Award
OF FATHERS AND SONS by Talal Derki (DE/SY, Basis Berlin, Ventana Film- und Fernsehproduktion)

Center for Documentary Studies Filmmaker Award
OF FATHERS AND SONS by Talal Derki (DE/SY,... more

Festivals

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT MOSCOW 2018

Documentary Competition
THE CLEANERS by Hans Block, Moritz Riesewieck (DE/BR, gebrueder beetz filmproduktion)

Short Film Competition

EXCUSE ME, I’M LOOKING FOR THE PING-PONG ROOM AND MY GIRLFRIEND... more

CANNES ADDS MORE GERMAN FILMS TO ITS PROGRAM

The Festival de Cannes (8 – 19 May 2018) has added some more German films and co-productions to its program. Sergei Loznitsa, who has been living in Germany since 2001, will see DONBASS...

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GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT CANNES 2018

Competition
AYKA by Sergey Dvortsevoy (RU/DE/PL/KZ/CN, Pallas Film)
LAZZARO FELICE by Alice Rohrwacher (IT/DE/FR/CH, Pola Pandora)
THE WILD PEAR TREE by Nuri Bilge Ceylan (TR/FR/BG/DE, Detailfilm...

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GERMAN SHORT FILMS AT BRUSSELS 2018

International Competition
CLOSE by Lisa Reich
KLEPTOMOM (KLEPTOMAMI) by Pola Beck
TEENAGE THREESOME (SCHEIDEWEG) by Arkadij Khaet

Next Generation Competition
A BLINK OF AN EYE (AUGENBLICKE) by Kiana... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT ANKARA 2018

Berlin Express
SHUT UP AND PLAY THE PIANO by Philipp Jedicke (DE/FR/GB, Rapid Eye Movies)
STYX by Wolfgang Fischer (DE/AT, Schiwago Film)
TRANSIT by Christian Petzold (DE/FR, Schramm Film Koerner &...

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