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European Work in Progress: Call for Entries!

European productions or co-productions with at least one European country involved and in the shooting, later stage of production or post-production, can be now submitted for the 6th European Work in Progress Cologne. The deadline to submit projects is 1 September 2023. ... more

20 years of Heimatfilm. The Film- und Medienstiftung NRW congratulates!

Cologne-based production company Heimatfilm celebrates its 20th anniversary Award-winning arthouse: "Till the End of the Night", "Wild", "Hannah Arendt", "Bal – Honey” Impressive record: 45 films, 411 festivals, 138 awards The Cologne-based production company Heimatfilm will be celebrating its 20th anniversary tomorrow, on Friday, 16 June. The team with producer Bettina Brokemper at the helm ... more

The Seriencamp Festival kicked off its first edition in Cologne

Together with the main funding partners, the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW and the State Chancellery of North Rhine-Westphalia, as well as the main partner Prime Video, the organisers of Germany’s first and largest series festival marked the grand opening of the ninth edition of the Seriencamp Festival with a German premiere in front of around ... more

69th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen opens today

The five competitions (International, German, NRW, Children's and Youth Films, MuVi Award) will show a total of 121 short film works, with 48 of them screening in the International Competition, the festival’s oldest and largest competition section. Around 500 films from 61 countries will be presented. ... more