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NEXT GENERATION SHORT TIGER: GERMAN SHORT FILMMAKERS IN CANNES

On 10 April, the SHORT TIGER Awards were presented in Baden-Baden and the short filmmakers of the NEXT GENERATION SHORT TIGER programme will gathering on the Croisette in Cannes in around a month's ...

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CANNES 2019

The Cannes International Film Festival has announced a majority of its 2019 festival program in a press conference today. Further films as well as the jury of the Cannes competition section will be...

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HOT DOCS: STRONG GERMAN PRESENCE IN TORONTO

The international documentary film scene will be getting together for the 26th time at Hot Docs, one of the most important documentary film festivals in the world, from 25th April to 5th May 2019....

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GERMAN FILMS SUPPORTS FOREIGN THEATRICAL RELEASES OF GERMAN FILMS WITH 348.060 EUROS

In the first sitting of 2019 German Films' Distribution Support awards committee decided to support 45 foreign theatrical releases of German films. In total, 348.360 Euros were allocated.

The...

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TRIBECA: STRONG GERMAN PRESENCE IN THE INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

The Tribeca Film Festival (24 April - 5 May 2019) is celebrating its 18th edition. Two German films are featured in this year’s international competition. Both feature films tackle important...

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Awards

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT BOLZANO 2019

Preis des Landes Südtirol
THE MOST BEAUTIFUL COUPLE (DAS SCHÖNSTE PAAR) by Sven Taddicken (DE/FR, One Two Films)

Golden Walther Award
THE TOBACCONIST (DER TRAFFIKANT) by Nikolaus Leytner (AT/DE, Glory... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT LECCE 2019

Golden Olive Tree “Cristina Soldano Award for Best Film”
ORAY by Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay (filmfaust Filmproduktion, Academy of Media Arts Cologne) more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT NYON 2019

Sesterce d'or la Mobilière for the best film in the International Feature Length Competition
HEIMAT IS A SPACE IN TIME (HEIMAT IST EIN RAUM AUS ZEIT) by Thomas Heise (DE/AT, Ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion)

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AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT NEW YORK FESTIVALS INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION & FILM AWARDS 2019

Feature Films (Gold World Medal)
BAD BANKS by Christian Schwochow (Letterbox Filmproduktion)
MACK THE KNIFE - BRECHT'S THREEPENNY FILM (MACKIE MESSER - BRECHTS DREIGROSCHENFILM) by Joachim A. Lang... more

AWARDS FOR GERMAN FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS AT CLEVELAND 2019

New Direction Competition: Best Film
GOOD GIRL GONE BAD (PETTING STATT PERSHING) by Petra Lüschow (Kordes & Kordes)
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Festivals

GERMAN ANIMATION IN ANNECY 2019

Short Films in Competition
FLOOD (FLUT) by Malte Stein
LIVE A LITTLE by Jenny Jokela (DE/GB)

Off-Limits - Short Films in Competition
MUSTERERKENNTNIS by Thorsten Fleisch
A YEAR ALONG THE GEOSTATIONARY... more

GERMAN FILMS & COPRODUCTIONS AT LECCE 2019

Golden Olive Tree Competition - European Feature Films
ORAY by Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay (filmfaust Filmproduktion, Academy of Media Arts Cologne)

Aleksandr Sokurov - Protagonists Of European Cinema

FATHE... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT MOSCOW 2019

Closing Film
MEETING GORBACHEV by Werner Herzog & André Singer (GB/US/DE, Werner Herzog Film)
 
Main Competition
THE MOVER by Dāvis Sīmanis (LV/DE, Oval Media)
SATURDAY AFTERNOON by Mostofa Sarwar Farooki... more

GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT LINZ 2019

Competition Fiction
AREN’T YOU HAPPY? (DAS MELANCHOLISCHE MÄDCHEN) by Susanne Heinrich (DFFB, Essential Film)
ORAY by Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay (filmfaust filmproduktion, Academy of Media Arts Cologne)
SA... more

GERMAN FILMS & COPRODUCTIONS IN SORRENTO 2019

Special Event
WELCOME TO GERMANY (WILLKOMMEN BEI DEN HARTMANNS) by Simon Verhoeven (Wiedemann & Berg Filmproduktion, Sentana Film, Seven Pictures Film)
NEVER LOOK AWAY (WERK OHNE AUTOR) by Florian... more