GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT ISTANBUL 2019

38th International Istanbul Film Festival (5 – 16 April 2019)

International Competition
ROJO by Benjamin Naishtat (AR/BR/FR/NL/DE, Sutor Kolonko)

National Competition
A TALE OF THREE SISTERS by Emin Alper (TK/DE/NL/GR, Komplizen Film)
BROTHERS by Ömür Atay (TR/DE/BG, Fiction 2.0)
PASSED BY CENSOR by Serhat Karaaslan (TR/DE/FR, Departures Film)
SAF by Ali Vatansever (TR/DE/RO, 2Pilots Filmproduktion)

Galas

HIGH LIFE by Claire Denis (DE/FR/GB/PL/US, Pandora Film)

Best of the Fest
IN MY ROOM by Ulrich Köhler (DE/IT, Pandora Filmproduktion)
I WAS AT HOME, BUT (ICH WAR ZUHAUSE, ABER) by Angela Schanelec (DE/RS, Nachmittagfilm Angela Schanelec)
SYNONYMES (SYNONYME) by Nadav Lapid (FR/IL/DE, Komplizen Film)
YULI by Icíar Bollaín (ES/CU/GB/DE, Match Factory Production)

Young Masters
ORAY by Mehmet Akif Büyükatalay (filmfaust Filmproduktion, Academy of Media Arts Cologne)
SYSTEM CRASHER (SYSTEMSPRENGER) by Nora Fingscheidt (Kineo Filmproduktion, Weydemann Bros., Oma Inge Film)
VOLCANO by Roman Bondarchuk (UA/DE, elemag pictures)

Documentary Time
AQUARELA by Victor Kossakowsky (DE/GB/DK, ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion)
CHRISS THE SWISS by Anja Kofmel (CH/HR/DE/FI, ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion)
DREAM AWAY by Marouan Omara, Johanna Domke (AR/ES/DE, Sutor Kolonko)
MEETING GORBACHEV by Werner Herzog, André Singer (UK/US/DE, Werner Herzog Film)

Mined Zone
THE MIRACLE OF THE SARGASSO SEA (DAS WUNDER IM MEER VON SARGASSO) by Syllas Tzoumerkas (GR/DE/NL/SE, unafilm)

Musicians
SAZ - THE KEY OF TRUST by Stephan Talneau
SYMPHONY OF NOW by Johannes Schaff (Pappel Studios, Endorphine Production)

Where Are You My Love?

BRIEF STORY FROM THE GREEN PLANET by Santiago Loza (AR/DE/BR/ES, Autentika Films)

No More Flowers
MY FAVOURITE FABRIC by Gaya Jiji (FR/DE/TK, Katuh Studio)

Contact: Fides Schäffer