• Meet Cottbus in Cannes

    2017-05-15
    From May 17 to 28, the international film industry will meet for the 70th time at one of the world's most important film festivals. The festival will present a few new films by cult directors and new talents from East Central and Eastern Europe - the new films by Sergej…
  • FFC at Neisse Film Festival

    2017-05-08
    FilmFestival Cottbus cooperates with the Neisse Filmfestival again From 9th to 14th May, the international Neiße Filmfestival take place for the 14th time. Since 2004, the Filmfestival has provided a forum for young filmmakers from Poland, the Czech Republic and Germany. This year, the festival will be offering cross-border events…
  • FFC at FilmPOLSKA

    2017-05-02
    "FilmPOLSKA", the largest Polish film festival outside Poland, will take place from 3rd  to 10th  May in Berlin for the 12th time. From the somnambolian techno-trip "All These Sleepness Nights" to the mother-daughter docudrama "You Have No Idea How Much I Love You", the festival gives an impression of the…
  • FFC-Trailer 2016 in competition at the Spotlight-Festival

    2017-05-02
    The trailer of the FilmFestival Cottbus 2016, "The Windmaker", runs in the competition of the 20th "Spotlight" festival in Stuttgart. The festival takes place from 4th to 6th  May. It was founded in 1998 as the "International Festival for TV spots and TV-Spots advertising film" in Ravensburg (Southern Germany). In…
  • Oppose Othering: FFC in Wiesbaden

    2017-04-24
    The FilmFestival Cottbus is one of the partners of the project "Oppose Othering" initiated by the goEast-Film Festival  in Wiesbaden. Young filmmakers from Germany and Central and Eastern Europe are traveling together in two-country teams through their countries: the aim is to cinematically engage with people with differing social, religious,…