2012-11-08 ¡Hola Cottbus!
Time to travel to the South! The programme section >globalEAST< leads on a cinematic search through the Latin American countries. Two productions are screened today.
2012-11-08 Restrospective started with a crowded venue
With a crowded venue the retrospective ”Helke Misselwitz - Life and Times” started yesterday. In celebration of her 65th birthday, the festival honours the film-maker and university professor with a special program sect
Traditionally the „Partytrain“ of the FilmFestival stops at the BTU Cottbus. This year on board the Newcomer - Rockband finalstair from Berlin as well as DJ Äctionbude.
Second day at the festival and if you want to get an idea of what is going on and who is here please check our photo gallery and our facebook side.
2012-11-07 Russkij Den
Second festival day is RUSSKIY DEN and dedicated to current Russian cinema. Four selected productions will run as German premieres and impress with diversity of themes and stylistic peculiarities.
2012-11-06 Opening party with fragFrank!
After the official opening ceremony, you are invited to celebrate the first festival day with German rock from Berlin, live in the SCANDALE.
His film FINAL CUT - LADIES AND GENTLEMEN opens up the 22nd festival edition tonight. We asked György Palfi about the idea of the film and how he managed to create a masterpiece out of 500 films.
2012-11-06 Welcome to the 22nd FilmFestival Cottbus
Spotlight on to the FilmFestival Cottbus. Tonight at 7pm is the opening ceremony of the 22nd edition of the world’s most important festival of East European Cinema at the Staatstheatre.
Looking for the latest films from your country at the 22nd FilmFestival Cottbus? Have a look at our selection of film lists showing you which films are screened where and when in the week November 6-11.
In celebration of her 65th birthday, the FilmFestival Cottbus honours the film-maker and university professor Helke Misselwitz with a retrospective. She will accompany the retrospective in Cottbus in person.