GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS at Rotterdam 2019

48th Rotterdam International Film Festival (23 January – 3 February 2019)

Bright Future: Ammodo Tiger Short Competition
FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT by Nina Fischer & Maroan el Sani (DE/IT, Fischer & el Sani)
MAMAN MAMAN MAMAN by Lucia Margarita Bauer (joon film)

Bright Future: Bright Future Competition
THIRTY (DREISSIG) by Simona Kostova (DFFB)
END OF SEASON (ENDE DER SAISON) by Elmar Imanov (DE/AZ/GE, COLOR OF MAY)

Bright Future

AREN’T YOU HAPPY? (DAS MELANCHOLISCHE MÄDCHEN) by Susanne Heinrich (DFFB, Essential Filmproduktion)
THE INNOCENT (DER UNSCHULDIGE) by Simon Jaquemet (CH/DE, augenschein Filmproduktion)

Bright Future Short
CROWTRAP by Callum Hill (DE/GB)
FOREST ON LOCATION by Persijn Broersen & Margit Lukács (NL/DE/PL)
WALLED UNWALLED by Lawrence Abu Hamdan

Bright Future: DINAMO: True/False
STORIES OF THE DUMPSTER KID (GESCHICHTEN VOM KÜBELKIND) – EPISODE 2: KÜBELKINDS KINDHEIT by Edgar Reitz & Ula Stöckl (Edgar Reitz Filmproduktion)

Bright Future: DINAMO: Footprints
STORIES OF THE DUMPSTER KID (GESCHICHTEN VOM KÜBELKIND) – EPISODE 7: EIN GANZ KLEINES GLÜCK by Edgar Reitz & Ula Stöckl (Edgar Reitz Filmproduktion)

Voices: Limelight
ANOTHER DAY OF LIFE by Raul de la Fuente & Damian Nenow (PL/ES/BE/DE, Wüste Film, Animationsfabrik)
DONBASS by Sergei Loznitsa (DE/UA/FR/RO/NL, ma.ja.de. Fiction)
HAPPY AS LAZARO by Alice Rohrwacher (IT/DE/FR/CH, Pola Pandora)
RAFIKI by Wanuri Kahiu (ZA/KE/FR/LB/NO/NL/DE, Razor Film)
ROJO by Benjamín Naishtat (AR/BR/FR/NL/DE, Sutor Kolonko)

Voices: Short
SOUVENIR by Miriam Gossing & Lina Sieckmann (DE/NL, Schlaten und Walten, Coin Film)

Deep Focus: Signatures
CEREMONY: THE RETURN -OF FRIEDRICH ENGELS by Phil Collins (GB/DE/UA)
HIGH LIFE by Claire Denis (DE/FR/GB/PL/US, Pandora Film)
OUR TIME by Carlos Reygadas (MX/FR/DE/DK/SE, ZDF)

Perspectives: The Spying Thing
PRISON IMAGES (GEFÄNGNISBILDER) by Harun Farocki (DE/FR, Harun Farocki Filmproduktion)
SPIES (SPIONE) by Fritz Lang (Fritz Lang-Film, UFA)

Perspectives: Laboratory of Unseen Beauty
HAPPY LAMENTO by Alexander Kluge (Kairos Film)

Perspectives: Say No More
IN MY ROOM by Ulrich Köhler (DE/IT, Pandora Film Produktion)
SCREEN by Christoph Girardet, Matthias Müller

Cinemart (projects in development)
BLUTSAUGER by Julian Radlmaier (faktura film)
PEACHES by Jenny Suen (CN/HK/MY/DE, Rapid Eye Movies)

Contact: Dennis Ruh