GERMAN FILMS & CO-PRODUCTIONS AT THE BERLINALE 2019

69th Berlin International Film Festival (7 – 17 February 2019)

Competition
A TALE OF THREE SISTERS by Emin Alper (TK/DE/NL/GR, Komplizen Film), world sales: The Match Factory
I WAS AT HOME, BUT (ICH WAR ZUHAUSE, ABER) by Angela Schanelec (DE/RS, Nachmittagfilm Angela Schanelec), world sales: Stiftung Deutsche Kinemathek – Museum für Film und Fernsehen
SYNONYMES (SYNONYME) by Nadav Lapid (FR/IL/DE, Komplizen Film), world sales: SBS International
SYSTEM CRASHER (SYSTEMSPRENGER) by Nora Fingscheidt (Kineo Filmproduktion, Weydemann Bros., Oma Inge Film), world sales: Beta Cinema
THE GOLDEN GLOVE (DER GOLDENE HANDSCHUH) by Fatih Akin (DE/FR, bombero international, Warner Bros. Entertainment), world sales: The Match Factory
THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS by Lone Scherfig (DK/CA/SE/DE/FR, Nadcon Film), world sales: HanWay Films

Out of Competition
FAREWELL TO THE NIGHT by André Téchiné (FR/DE, Films Boutique), world sales: France TV Distribution
THE OPERATIVE (DIE AGENTIN) by Yuval Adler (DE/IL/FR/US, Match Factory Productions, Neue Bioskop Film, Little Shark Entertainment), world sales: Endeavor Content

Berlinale Shorts

BLUE BOY by Manuel Abramovich (AR/DE)
CAN’T YOU SEE THEM? – REPEAT. by Clarissa Thieme (DE/BA)
FLEXIBLE BODIES by Louis Fried
IT HAS TO BE LIVED ONCE AND DREAMED TWICE by Rainer Kohlberger (DE/AT), world sales: sixpackfilm
UMBRA by Florian Fischer & Johannes Krell (Rosenpictures Filmproduktion, Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln)
WORLD ON BOARD (WELT AN BORD) by Eva Könnemann

Berlinale Special Gala
DIE TOTEN HOSEN ON TOUR – YOU ONLY LIVE ONCE (WEIL DU NUR EINMAL LEBST – DIE TOTEN HOSEN AUF TOUR) by Cordula Kablitz-Post (Avanti media fiction), world sales: Magnetfilm
KIDS IN THE SPOTLIGHT (LAMPENFIEBER) by Alice Agneskircher (gebrueder beetz filmproduktion)
PHOTOGRAPH by Ritesh Batra (IN/DE/US, Pola Pandora), world sales: The Match Factory

Berlinale Special
BRECHT by Heinrich Breloer (DE/AT, Bavaria Fiction, Bavaria Filmproduktion Köln), world sales: Bavaria Media
IT COULD HAVE BEEN WORSE – MARIO ADORF (ES HÄTTE SCHLIMMER KOMMEN KÖNNEN - MARIO ADORF) by Dominik Wessely (Coin Film)
PETER LINDBERGH – WOMEN’S STORIES by Jean Michel Vecchiet (DCM Pictures)
THE GIRL IN THE LIFT (DAS MÄDCHEN AUS DEM FAHRSTUHL) by Herrmann Zschoche (DEFA – Studio für Spielfilme), world sales: Stiftung Deutsche Kinemathek – Museum für Film und Fernsehen

Berlinale Series
8 DAYS (8 TAGE) by Rafael Parente, Peter Kocyla, Stefan Ruzowitzky & Michael Krummenacher (NEUESUPER), world sales: Sky Vision

Contact: Dennis Ruh