GERMAN FILMS AND CO-PRODUCTIONS AT PALM SPRINGS 2019

30th Palm Springs International Film Festival (3 – 14 January 2019)

FLOS: Foreign Language Oscar® Submissions
DONBASS by Sergei Loznitsa (DE/UA/FR/RO/NL, Ma.ja.de. Fiction)
ELDORADO by Markus Imhoof (CH/DE, zero one film)
I DO NOT CARE IF WE GO DOWN IN HISTORY AS BARBARIANS by Radu Jude (RO/CZ/FR/BG/DE, Komplizen Film)
NEVER LOOK AWAY (WERK OHNE AUTOR) by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck (Pergamon Film, Wiedemann & Berg Film)
SUPA MODO by Likarion Wainaina (DE/KE, One Fine Day Films)
THE HEIRESSES by Marcelo Martinessi (PY/DE/UR, Pandora Film Produktion)
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY by Iram Haq (NO/DE/SE, Rohfilm Factory)

Modern Masters
TRANSIT by Christian Petzold (DE/FR, Schramm Film Koerner & Weber)

New Jewish Stories

THE TOBACCONIST (DER TRAFIKANT) by Nikolaus Leytner (AT/DE, Glory Film)

The Gay!La

RAFIKI by Wanuri Kahlu (ZA/KE/FR/LB/NO/NL/DE, Razor Film)

The Palm Springs Canon
HEAD-ON (GEGEN DIE WAND) by Fatih Akin (Wüste Film)

True Stories
SHUT UP AND PLAY THE PIANO by Philipp Jedicke (DE/GB, Rapid Eye Movies)

World Cinema Now

BECOMING ASTRID by Pernille Fischer Christensen (SE/DE/DK, DCM Pictures)
DAUGHTER OF MINE by Laura Bispuri (IT/DE/CH, Match Factory Productions)
SIBEL by Çağla Zencirci & Guillaume Giovanetti (TK/FR/DE/LU, Riva Filmproduktion)
STYX by Wolfgang Fischer (DE/AT, Schiwago Film)
THE EXTRAORDINARY JOURNEY OF CELESTE GARCIA by Arturo Infante (CU/DE, FassB Filmproduktion)

Contact: Nicole Kaufmann