GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT LONDON 2021

65th BFI London Film Festival (6 - 17 October 2021)

 

Headline Gala
SPENCER by Pablo Larraín (DE/GB, Komplizen Film)

Special Presentation
GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise (AT/DE, Rohfilm Productions)

Special Presentation in association with Sight and Sound
MEMORIA by Apichatpong Weerasethakul (CO/MX/FR/GB/TH/DE/CN/CH, Match Factory Productions)

Official Competition

IL BUCO by Michelangelo Frammartino (IT/DE/FR, Essential Filmproduktion)
LINGUI, THE SACRED BOND by Mahamat-Saleh Haroun (FR/DE/BE, Made in Germany)

First Feature Competition
PRAYERS FOR THE STOLEN by Tatiana Huezo (MX/DE/BR/CH, Match Factory Productions)

Short Film Competition

STILETTO- A PINK FAMILY TRAGEDY  by Can Merdan Dogan(TK/DE)

Create
BERGMAN ISLAND by Mia Hansen-Løve (FR/BE/DE/SE, Bioskop Film)

Dare

LES ENFANTS TERRIBLES by Ahmet Necdet Çupur (FR/DE/TR/QA, Jyoti Films)
NATURAL LIGHT by Dénes Nagy (HU/LV/FR/DE, Propellerfilm)
PETROV'S FLU by Kirill Serebrennikov (RU/CH/FR/DE, Razor Film Produktion)

Debate

AHED’S KNEE by Nadav Lapid (FR/DE/IL, Komplizen Film)
INVISIBLE DEMONS by Rahul Jain (FI/DE, Ma.ja.de)

Expanded: Immersive Art and XR Competition

CAPTURED by Hanna Haaslahti (SF/DE)

Experimenta
DISTURBED EARTH by Didem Pekün (DE/TK/GR/GB, Universität der Künste, Berlin)
FICTIONS by Manuela de Laborde (DE/MX/CD)
LANDSCAPES OF RESISTANCE by Marta Popivoda (SRB/DE/FR, Bocalupo Films)

Family
MARTIN AND THE MAGICAL FOREST by Petr Oukropec (CZ/SK/DE, Leitwolf Filmproduktion)

Journey
MR BACHMANN AND HIS CLASS (HERR BACHMANN UND SEINE KLASSE) by Maria Speth (Madonnen Film)
THE CROSSING (DIE ODYSSEE) by Florence Miailhe (FR/DE/CZ, Balance Film)
WOOD AND WATER by Jonas Bak (Trance Films)

Love
COMPARTMENT NO. 6 by Juho Kuosmanen (FI/RU/EE/DE, Achtung Panda!)
THE GRAVEDIGGER’S WIFE by Khadar Ayderus Ahmed (FI/DE/FR, Twenty Twenty Vision)
WHAT DO WE SEE WHEN WE LOOK AT THE SKY? (WAS SEHEN WIR; WENN WIR ZUM HIMMEL SCHAUEN?) by Alexandre Koberidze (DE/GE, German Film and Television Academy Berlin DFFB)
Thrill
MUNICH: THE EDGE OF WAR (MÜNCHEN IM ANGESICHT DES KRIEGES) by Christian Schwochow (DE/GB, Netflix)

Contact: Nicole Kaufmann