Several German films win awards at international festivals

The production WARCHILD by Christian Wagner received the prize for Best Screenplay at the 30th Montréal World Film Festival. While the festival was still underway WARCHILD was invited to screen at the Hamptons Film Festival which is held from 18th to 22nd October.

 

 

The German-international co-production KHADAK by Peter Brosens and Jessica Woodworth was awarded the Lion of the Future Premio Venezia Opera Prima "LUIGI DE LAURENTIIS" at the 2006 Venice Film Festival for the Best Feature Film Debut. This award is open to all of the film debuts participating in the program sections of the Venice Film Festival and has a purse of Euros 100,000.

 

 

The Best of Short Films Festival in La Ciotat distinguishes the best shorts shown at international festivals for the year. Maximilian Engert was pleased with the award for his short WITH A FLOWER (DURCH DIE BLUME) as the third best short.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For further information please contact Kim Behrendt, behrendt@german-films.de.