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FIPRESCI Grand Prix 2017 for Aki Kaurismäki

The Other Side of Hope" is the best film of the past year, according to the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI). Aki Kaurismäki will receive the "FIPRESCI Grand Prix 2017" during the opening ceremony of the San Sebastián International Film Festival on September 22. … more

New US film distributor sells „Cahier Africain“

The newly founded film distributor Juno Films will sell the award-winning documentary "Cahier Africain" by director Heidi Specogna on the North American market. The Cologne-based Rushlake Media licensed the documentary, and cooperates with Juno Films to bring selected projects to the market worldwide. … more


On the occasion of the MIPTV in Cannes, hosts Petra Müller (FMS) and Helge Jürgens (MBB) welcomed more than 400 international TV executives at German Mip Cocktail in Cannes. The event was organized by Filmstiftung NRW and Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, in cooperation with other partners. … more

„German Pavilion“ at the 69th Cannes Festival

The „German Pavilion“ in the International Village of the Marché du Film has now been a long-established meeting place and contact point for accredited festival delegates from the German and international film industries during the international film festival in Cannes. … more