2015-11-10 Cottbus in Arras
After the festival is before the festival: Programme Director Bernd Buder already heads to the next festival, the International Film Festival in Arras.
2015-11-08 And the Lubina goes to...
Yesterday evening, the 25th FilmFestival Cottbus celebrated the highlight of this year’s edition with the awards ceremony in the Stadthalle Cottbus. Here are the winners...
2015-11-06 Picture Galleries
Our festival photographer Thomas Goethe takes his camera everywhere to capture all the important and memorable moments of the 25th FilmFestival Cottbus. Keep a lookout for updates; new photos are added every day.
This year the catalogue of the 25th FilmFestival Cottbus is available online and can be downloaded for free.
2015-10-26 Cottbus at DOK Leipzig
At the 28th October, the FilmFestival Cottbus will be a guest at the DOK Leipzig. Bernd Buder and Jörg Ackermann will introduce the feature documentary MASTER AND TATYANA.
2015-09-21 Polish filmmaker Marcin Wrona dies at 42
Director Marcin Wrona died last weekend while staying in Gdynia to present his recent feature film DEMON. The film and festival scene is grieving for an outstanding artist.
2015-09-15 Programme Director Bernd Buder in Gdynia
From today and for the next couple of days, Programme Director Bernd Buder will attend the 40th anniversary of Gdynia Film Festival.
Monday is documentary day at the Czech Centre in Berlin: The 25th FilmFestival Cottbus presents MY HOME at 7 pm tonight.
2015-08-27 20 years imprisonment for Sentsov
On Tuesday the trial against Oleg Sentsov came to an end. The verdict: Guilty as charged. He is to serve 20 years in prison.
2015-08-21 Prosecution calls for 23 years for Sentsov
Last Wednesday the final hearing of the trial against the Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov, which had commenced on 21 July, took place. The prosecution is calling for 23 years imprisonment.