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  • 11/2014

    MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S TANGO tours Brazil in “Panorama Alemão”

    With „Panorama Alemão“ German Films brings selected German productions to Brazil – including Viviane Blumenschein’s MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S TANGO! Between 24 [...]

    With „Panorama Alemão“ German Films brings selected German productions to Brazil – including Viviane Blumenschein’s MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S TANGO! Between 24 October and 19 November a total of 15 feature films and a short film reel are presented to the Brazilian audience in four cities. MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S TANGO already ran successfully as the opening film at the festival Janela Internacional de Cinema do Recife and also will be shown in Salvador (Panorama Internacional de Cinema Coisa ) and in São Paulo!

    For further information:

    http://www.panorama-alemao.com.br

    https://www.facebook.com/PanoramaAlemao


  • 11/2014

    CPH:DOX presents: Pan-European world premiere of 1989 – A STATESMAN OPENS UP

    On the occasion oft he 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, „1989 – A Statesman Opens up“ [...]

    On the occasion oft he 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, „1989 – A Statesman Opens up“ will premiere in a very particular way: a simultaneous Pan-European screening will take place on the same date and time, 5th November 2014, at more than different venues in the largest cities in Europe. Subsequently, in an interactive Q&A audiences all over Europe can ask questions to the director and different leading international politicians from the time of the Cold War.

    In Germany, the film can be seen for the first time on 8 November at 1:30pm in Kino International in Berlin. Via (Aktiviere Javascript, um die Email-Adresse zu sehen) free tickets can still be obtained.


  • 10/2014

    “1989 – A Statesman Opens up” is celebrating its premiere!

    Around the time of the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, our documentary by Oscar nominated director Anders Østergaard und Erzsébet Rácz ist celebrating its premiere on November 8 at the Kino International in Berlin.

    ARTE, the Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung/bpb and beetz brothers filmproduction are cordially inviting you to the premiere that will take place in the presence of former Prime Minister Miklós Németh.

    SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 8 2014, 1.30 pm.

    1989 – A STATESMAN OPENS UP

    DOCUMENTARY ARTE/ZDF, GERMANY 2014

    KINO INTERNATIONAL

    KARL MARX ALLEE 33, 10178 BERLIN

    We wold be happy to welcome you at our event. Please let us know until thursday, November 6, whether we can count on your attendance. Tel.0221/95159000, Mail:  (Aktiviere Javascript, um die Email-Adresse zu sehen).

    Broadcast on ARTE: Sunday, November 9 2014, 10.10 pm.


  • 10/2014

    „Buddha and the Snow Leopards“ TV premiere on arte

    Our Chinese co-production (Beijing New Century Media, Sun Media International, CCTV9 and NDR/arte) about the snow leopard will premiere October [...]

    Our Chinese co-production (Beijing New Century Media, Sun Media International, CCTV9 and NDR/arte) about the snow leopard will premiere October 20th at 4:15pm on arte.
     
    The film deals with the conflict between local herdsmen and the leopards, which prey on their sheep. Buddhist monks try to solve this conflict with an extraordinary project: The herdsmen are given cameras to document their daily lives and rediscover their traditional understanding of nature.
     
    The film was awarded at Jiayuguan International Short Film Festival.

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  • 10/2014

    MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S TANGO at WOMEX

    Our production “Midsummer Night’s Tango” will be shown at this year’s World Music Expo (WOMEX). The screening will take place [...]

    Our production “Midsummer Night’s Tango” will be shown at this year’s World Music Expo (WOMEX). The screening will take place during the renowned IMZ World Music Screenings which feature 12 films from 17 different countries. “Midsummer Night’s Tango” can be seen on October 23rd at 6 pm at Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea in Santiago de Compostela, WOMEX 2014′s venue.

    Midsummer Night's Tango at WOMEX
    IMZ World Music Film Screenings


  • 10/2014

    “Ulrich Seidl and the Bad Guys” on international Festival Tour

    After the international Premier during the 10th Zurich Film Festival, Constantin Wulffs “Ulrich Seidl and the Bad Guys” will be [...]

    After the international Premier during the 10th Zurich Film Festival, Constantin Wulffs “Ulrich Seidl and the Bad Guys” will be screened at two other upcoming  festivals:

    DOK Leipzig has selected the film for its “international program”:
    Wed., October 29, 10:30 h & Th., October 30, 14:15 h at PASSAGE KINO.

    IDFA, the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam will show the film in their “panorama” section:
    November 19. – 30.

    The Bad Guys at Dok Leipzig (German only)
    To the IDFA website


  • 10/2014

    Audience Award for MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S TANGO

    Our production „Midsummer Night’s Tango“ has won the Audience Award in the category of „Documentary Film long“ at the 11th [...]

    Our production „Midsummer Night’s Tango“ has won the Audience Award in the category of „Documentary Film long“ at the 11th Filmfest Eberswalde (Provinziale). Director Viviane Blumenschein received the award with a radiant smile. „Midsummer Night’s Tango“ has drawn 30,000 viewers into the theaters so far. It has recently been released on DVD.

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    Official website


  • 10/2014

    German cinema release GARDENIA on November 13th

    On November 13th, “Before the Last Curtain Falls” will have its German cinema release. The premieres are at Volksbuehne Berlin [...]

    On November 13th, “Before the Last Curtain Falls” will have its German cinema release. The premieres are at Volksbuehne Berlin (3.11.), Abaton Cinema Hamburg (4.11.), Schauspiel Cologne (5.11.) and Euro-Scene Leipzig (5.11.) in the presence of cast and crew.

    The film dives deeply into the exceptional and heart-warming stories of a group of transsexuals and drag queens in their sixties and seventies, who summon up their bravery to take to the stage one last time. It has been awarded with the Special Jury Prize 2014 at the renowned Hotdocs and is now nominated for Prix Europa.

    Official website of GARDENIA
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    Real Fiction Filmverleih, Distributor GARDENIA
    Kölner Filmpresse, Press Contact GARDENIA