• Oppose Othering: FFC in Wiesbaden

    2017-04-24
    The FilmFestival Cottbus is one of the partners of the project "Oppose Othering" initiated by the goEast-Film Festival  in Wiesbaden. Young filmmakers from Germany and Central and Eastern Europe are traveling together in two-country teams through their countries: the aim is to cinematically engage with people with differing social, religious,…
  • FilmFestival Cottbus presents German film series at Finále Pilsen

    2017-04-13
    Under the title "German Cinema - Německe kino - German Cinema", the FilmFestival Cottbus will present a program with four German feature films and five short films at Finále Pilsen (20th to 26th April). The series was developed in cooperation with the most important national film festival of the Czech…
  • Cottbus winner awarded in Vilnius

    2017-04-07
    The Polish THE LAST FAMILY won the prize for the Best film at the Vilnius Film Festival "Kino Pavasaris" worth 5000 Euro. Jan P. Matuszyński's portrait of the family life of the cult painter Beksiński was awarded by the jury of the competition section "New Europe - New Names", which…
  • Scouting at the Cinema Perpetuum Mobile short film festival in Belarus

    2017-04-05
    In its next edition, the FilmFestival Cottbus will show a country special dedicated to the film country of Belarus. A lively, independent film scene has been emerged there recently, whose work has already been successfully screened in the national competition of the Minsk "Listopad" film festival. One of the representatives…
  • Verstärkung gesucht

    2017-04-04
    Auch wenn die Frühlingssonne gerade erst kräftig zu strahlen beginnt, wirft der 27. Jahrgang des FilmFestival Cottbus (7. bis 12. November 2017) bereits lange Schatten voraus. Zur Vorbereitung der nächsten Festivalausgabe suchen wir – zum Teil bereits ab Juni - für unser Team noch hochmotivierte, engagierte und freundliche Verstärkungen in…
Oppose Othering: FFC in Wiesbaden

Oppose Othering: FFC in Wiesbaden

The FilmFestival Cottbus is one of the partners of the project "Oppose Othering" initiated by the goEast-Film Festival  in Wiesbaden. Young filmmakers from Germany and…
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FilmFestival Cottbus presents German film series at Finále Pilsen

FilmFestival Cottbus presents German film series at Finále Pilsen

Under the title "German Cinema - Německe kino - German Cinema", the FilmFestival Cottbus will present a program with four German feature films and five…
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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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