2016-06-28 GRANDMA’S DAY in Durban
The Polish short film GRANDMA’S DAY (DZIE’N BABCI) won the main prize in the International Short Film Competition at the 37th Durban International Film Festival (16th-26th June)
HIGH SUN by Dalibor Matanić which won the awards for Best film and the Best Female Actress (for Tihana Lazović) as well as the FIPRESCI-award in 2015, will be released in German cinemas.
The Polish-Israeli co-production DEMON, directed by the late Polish director Marcin Wrona, was awarded with the film critis’s price at the 22nd Jewish Film Festival Berlin & Brandenburg (4th – 19th June).
2016-06-06 Scouting in Sochi
The curator of the „Russian Day“ section, Marcel Maïga, will be scouting at the “Kinotavr” film festival in Soci from the 7th to the 13th June.
2016-06-02 Cottbus in Karlovy Vary
From 1st to 9th July, the renowned A-festival will take place for the 51st time in Karlovy Vary. Among the directors in the various competition sections are a few names which are also familiar in Cottbus.
From 4th to 19th June, the Jewish Film Festival Berlin & Brandenburg takes place for the 22nd time. The biggest forum of Jewish and Israeli films in Germany will show 40 titles.
4 KÖNIGE (4 KINGS), the award-winning film of last years’ German-Polish youth film competition at the FilmFestival Cottbus, was awarded with the German Film Award in bronze.
Elvira Geppert, producer, expert in Romanian cinema and film scout for the FilmFestival Cottbus, once again will be looking for fresh films at the Transilvania International Film Festival.
2016-05-10 Three Cottbus titles won in L.A.
Three Cottbus titles have been awarded at the SEE Fest, the South East European Film Festival Los Angeles.
TRANSIT HAVANNA, the new film by Daniel Abma, has ist German premiere at the International documentary film festival in Munich (5th – 15th May).