2015-05-06 PAPUSZA in German cinemas at 7th May
PAPUSZA, the feature by Krzysztof Krauze and Joanna Kos-Krauze, which tells the story of the Polish “Roma poet” BronislawaWajs, will be released in German cinemas at 7th May.
On Monday a small delegation from FilmFestival Cottbus visited the Cottbus`partner community Zielona Gora to sign a cooperation agreement with the new Polish "Kozzi-Maklak-Machalica" Film Festival.
After being awarded at many festivals THREE WINDDOWS AND A HANGING, directed by Albanian film director Isa Qosja, recently received the Best Film Award of the International Competition at Cyprus Film Days.
2015-04-20 Cottbus in Cannes - cinematic and personal
ONE FLOOR BELOW and THE HIGH SUN are two titles from Eastern and Central Europe which are confirmed for the programme of Cannes IFF so far. Both had been pitched at the East-West co-production market connecting cottbus.
The Best Film of the FilmFestival Cottbus in 2012, Maria Sadowkas WOMAN’S DAY (DZIEN KOBIET), will be screened in Polish Television at the 16th April.
A TEST (Russia 2014) which won the award for the Best Director at the FilmFestival Cottbus in 2014, will be released in German cinema by the “Ushan Filmverleih” distribution company at 23rd April.
2015-04-02 Cottbus at a festival in French town Rouen
In the next week programme director Bernd Buder will visit a film festival in the French town Rouen. The festival, which takes place for the thenth time, is dedicated to films from Central and Eastern Europe.
2015-03-25 Scouting in Vilnius
From 31st March to 2nd April, Bernd Buder, programme director of the FilmFestival Cottbus, will visit the „Kino Pavasaris“ film festival in Vilnius.
2015-03-24 Prishtina Film Festival to be held in exile
The directors of the PriFest, Vjosa Berisha and Fatos Berisha, announced that the upcoming edition of the renowned film festival will be held in Albanian exile.
Bernd Buder, programme director of the FilmFestival Cottbus, recently became a member of the European Film Academy.