GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT LINZ 2019

16th Crossing Europe Film Festival Linz (25 - 30 April 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)
SAF by Ali Vatansever (TR/DE/RO, 2 Pilots Filmproduktion)
THE INNOCENT (DER UNSCHULDIGE) by Simon Jaquemet (CH/DE, augenschein Filmproduktion)
VOLCANO by Roman Bondarchuk (UA/DE, elemag pictures)

Competition Documentary
CHRIS THE SWISS by Anja Kofmel (CH/HR/DE/FI, Ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion)
OUTSIDE (DRAUSSEN) by Johanna Sunder-Plassmann & Tama Tobias-Macht (unafilm)
HEIMAT IS A SPACE IN TIME (HEIMAT IST EIN RAUM AUS ZEIT) by Thomas Heise (DE/AT, Ma.ja.de. Filmproduktion)
WE DID WHAT HAD TO BE DONE by Friederike Berat & Ulrike Ertl

YAAAS! Competition
CRYSTAL SWAN by Darya Zhuk (BY/DE/US/RU)
SWIMMING (SCHWIMMEN) by Luzie Loose (kurhaus production, Film Academy Baden-Württemberg)

European Panorama Fiction
SIBEL by Çağla Zencirci & Guillaume Giovanetti (TK/FR/DE/LU, Riva Filmproduktion)
SYSTEM CRASHER (SYSTEMSPRENGER) by Nora Fingscheidt (Kineo Filmproduktion, Weydemann Bros., Oma Inge Film) -- Opening Film
THE MIRACLE OF THE SARGASSO SEA (DAS WUNDER IM MEER VON SARGASSO) by Syllas Tzoumerkas (GR/DE/NL/SE, unafilm)
THIRTY (DREISSIG) by Simona Kostova (DFFB)

European Panorama Documentary

HAMBURG GRIDS (HAMBURGER GITTER) by Steffen Maurer (leftvision)
STILL RECORDING by Saeed Al Batal & Ghiath Ayoub (SY/LB/QA/FR/DE, Blinker Filmproduktion)

Working Worlds
THE CHAIR’S GAME (REISE NACH JERUSALEM) by Lucia Chiarla (Kess Film, Schiwago Film, Camelot Berlin)

Architecture and Society – Gender & Space
BIGGER THAN LIFE by Adnan Softić (DE/MK/IT)
LOST REACTOR by Alexandra Westmeier (Linger On Filmproduktion)

Cinema Next Europe
MEIN BRUDER KANN TANZEN by Felicitas Sonvilla (AT/DE, HFF Munich)
UNA PRIMAVERA by Valentina Primavera (AT/DE/IT)

Local Artists
ANIMISTICA by Nikki Schuster (AT/DE/MX)
BEYOND by Magdalena Reichinger (AT/DE)
FAHRVERGNÜGEN - CHRIS IMLER by Dagmar Schürrer (AT/DE)
IT HAS TO BE LIVED ONCE AND DREAMED TWICE by Rainer Kohlberger (AT/DE)
NEWCOMER by Ashkan Nematian (AT/IR/DE)
SPREELAND FONTANE by Bernhard Sallmann
TRIOHATALA - CHRISTIAN ZEHNDER by Thomas Radlwimmer (CH/DE)

Contact: Dennis Ruh