• Cottbus in Saarbrücken

    2017-01-20
    Cottbus goes West: at 25th and 28th January, FilmFestival Cottbus curator Jarosław Godlewski will present the short film program from last year's Cottbus youth film competition at the film festival Max Ophüls Preis in Saarbrücken. The Polish short ADAPTATION, directed by Bartosz Kruhlik, who grew up in the Lubusz region…
  • Cottbus in Trieste

    2017-01-17
    From the 20th to the 29th January, the Trieste Film Festival will be held for the 28th time. The festival in the north-eastern Italian metropolis on the border to Slovenia is dedicated to the cinema of Southeast and East Europe. This year, the Romanian director Cristi Puiu and the Russian…
  • Cottbus trailer director 2014 shows his debut at the Berlinale

    2017-01-12
    PATHS, the first feature by Chris Miera, director of the FilmFestival Cottbus trailer 2014 which adapted that year’s focus section’s subject “queerEAST”, is shown at the Berlin Film Festival 2017. PATHS has its world premiere in the Perspektive Deutsches Kino section. The drama tells about Andreas and Martin, a couple…
  • OPPOSE OTHERING – call for projects and ideas

    2017-01-11
    Our partner festival goEast – Festival of Central and Eastern European Film launched the project OPPOSE OTHERING! in 2016, with the support of Foundation Remembrance, Responsibility and Future (Foundation EVZ). Young filmmakers from Germany and Central and Eastern Europe set off together in teams of two on a journey through…
  • "Exploring the Past" movies in Berlin

    2017-01-09
    In the first half of the year 2017, the German Culture Forum for Eastern Europe  will repeat four films, which were shown at the FilmFestival Cottbus 2016 as part of the special "Exploring the Past: German-Polish-Czech History through the Ages".  At 13th January, there is the opportunity to see Michał…
Cottbus in Trieste

Cottbus in Trieste

From the 20th to the 29th January, the Trieste Film Festival will be held for the 28th time. The festival in the north-eastern Italian metropolis…
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Cottbus trailer director 2014 shows his debut at the Berlinale

Cottbus trailer director 2014 shows his debut at the Berlinale

PATHS, the first feature by Chris Miera, director of the FilmFestival Cottbus trailer 2014 which adapted that year’s focus section’s subject “queerEAST”, is shown at…
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Award-Winning films of FilmFestival Cottbus

The 26th FilmFestival Cottbus has demonstrated once again the great appeal of Central and Eastern European cinema. These cineastic treasures don't remain unacknowledged internationally, but go on to win laurels at other film festivals as well. Find out here which awards have been conferred to our 2016 edition's films since the festival week.

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