2016-09-14 Cottbus at the Gdynia Film Festival
Bernd Buder, programme director of the FilmFestival Cottbus, will visit the most important national film festival in Poland from the 20th to the 24th September to look for new Polish films and projects
2016-09-09 On your slots, ready, go!
The first sections and film series are posted to their fixed time slots in the 2016 programme.
2016-09-07 Industry and press: accredit now!
The accreditation form for film industry and press for the 26th FilmFestival Cottbus is online. Come and join us November 8-13!
2016-09-05 First in Cottbus, now heading for the Oscars: six Eastern European directors in the 2017 selection
Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Hungary, Georgia and Bosnia and Herzegovina have selected their bids for the 2017 Academy Awards in the “Best Foreign Language Film” category.
THE HIGH SUN (2015) by Dalibor Matanić is among the 12 films nominated for the European Film Academy’s People’s Choice Award.
Czech documentary A TOWN CALLED HERITAGE (2007) to be presented within the framework of “DokuMontag” in cooperation between FilmFestival Cottbus and the Czech Centre in Berlin.
2016-08-15 Cottbus at the Sarajevo Film Festival
From 12th to 20th August, the Sarajevo Film Festival will take place for the 22nd time. Bernd Buder, programme director of the FilmFestival Cottbus, and Rebekka Garrido, head of connecting cottbus, will be in Sarajevo.
The curator of the “Russian Day” section at the FilmFestival Cottbus, Marcel Maïga, will join the 4th International Short Film Festival of Baltic countries, “Open Place”, as a member of the jury.
2016-07-27 Fedors Journey to the Adriatic Ocean
Partnership between the FilmFestival Cottbus and the Postira Seaside Film Festival in Croatia to be continued
2016-07-26 DEMON in German, Austrian and Swiss cinemas
The Polish-Israeli co-production DEMON will be released in German, Austrian and Swiss cinemas at 28th July.