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Official Selections

 

January

Max-Ophüls-Filmpreis, Germany (January 14 - 20, 2019)
Congo Calling / Stephan Hilpert / Competition Documentary
Die letzten Kinder im Paradies / Anna Roller / Competition Mid-length Film
In Zeiten der Teleportation / Henning Pulß / Competition Short Film
Falter / C: Rebecca Meining / Competition Mid-length Film
La Palma / Erec Brehmer / Competition Feature Film
Mein Bruder kann tanzen / Felicitas Sonvilla / Competition Documentary
Nö York / Vera Brückner / MOP-Shortlist
Pig Heart / Artjom Baranov / Competition Mid-length Film
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi / Competition Short Film
Thinking Like a Mountain / Alex Hick / Competition Documentary
This is Where I Meet You / Katharina Ludwig / Competition Feature Film
Was bleibt / Eileen Byrne / Competition Short Film

Bamberger Kurzfilmtage, Germany (January 21 - 27, 2019)
Es ist egal, aber / Christoph Ischinger
Fame / Christian Hödl, Lene Pottgießer

FIPA, Biarritz, France (January 22 - 27, 2019)
Lucy & Llibert / Vincent Hannwacker / New Talent Section
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann / New Talent Section

Elles Tournent, Brussels (January 24 - 27, 2019)
Donzelle / Marina Hufnagel / Our Bodies, Ourselves
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann / Vive le féminisme

Festival Premiers Plans d'Anger, France (January 25 - February 3, 2019)
Alles ist gut / Eva Trobisch / Competition

DocPoint Festivalli, Finland (January 28 - February 3, 2019)
The Best Thing You Can Do With Your Life / Zita Erffa

February

Les Petits Claps - Festival de Courts-Métrages, France (February 1, 2019)
Zelten / David Benke

Clermont Ferrand International Short Film Festival, France ( February 1 - 9, 2019)
Biotop / Paul Scholten / Soirée Allemagne
Hörst du, Mutter / Tina Kaptan / International Competition
Was bleibt / Eileen Byrne / Matinée Allemagne

Woche der Kritik, Germany (February 6 - 14, 2019)
Pretty Girls Don't Lie / Jovana Reisinger

Berlinale, Germany (February 7 - 17, 2019)
Kinder / Nina Wesemann / Generation
Tackling Life / Johannes List / Perspective German Cinema

Worldwide Women’s Film Festival, USA (February 8 - 20, 2019)
Lovers of the Night / Anna Ewert

Corvallis Queer Film Festival, USA (February 21 - 23, 2019)
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann

Filmtage Friedrichshafen, Germany (February 22)
Death Is So Permanent / Moritz Binder / Short Film Competition
Germania / Lion Bischof

March

Tempo Documentary Film Festival, Sweden (March 4 - 10, 2019)
The Best Thing You Can Do With Your Life / Zita Erffa / Competition

FICCI Film Festival, Columbia (March 6 - 11, 2019)
Thinking Like a Mountain / Alexander Hick

Filmfestival Schaffhausen, Germany (March 6 - 10, 2019)
Formen / Fariba Buchheim / Youth Short Film Competition

One World - Int. Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, Czech Republic (March 6 - 17, 2019)
Tackling Life / Johannes List

Tampere Film Festival, Finland (March 6 - 10, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan / International Competition
Crumble Fish / Philipp Link / Bootcamp
Die Schlachtfelder der Zukunft / Philipp Link / Bootcamp
Frau Ida / Miriam Goeze / Bootcamp
Immatura / Justina Jürgensen / Bootcamp
Prelude / Diego Oliva / Bootcamp
Sommerloch / Berthold Wahjudi / Bootcamp
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi / Bootcamp

Berlin Feminist Film Week, Germany (March 7 - 13, 2019)
Donzelle / Marina Hufnagel
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann

Internationales Kurzfilmfest Bunter Hund, Germany (March 7 - 10, 2019)
Február / Marlena Molitor

Sofia International Film Festival, Bulgaria (March 7 - 28, 2019)
Wall / Bartosz Grudziecki

Niederbayerische Kurzfilmnacht, Germany (March 9, 2019)
Do weizt's / Verena Wagner
Queen of the Castle / Felix Klee

Bergamo Film Meeting, Italy (March 10 - 18, 2019)
Find Fix Finish / Sylvain Cruiziat & Bogumyla Zhluktenko

Regensburger Kurzfilmwoche, Germany (March 13 - 24, 2019)
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl / Bavarian Competition
Was bleibt / Eileen Byrne / Bavarian Competition
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann / Bavarian Competition
In Scherben / Torben Liebrecht / Bavarian Competition
Les Sauvages / Felix Herrmann & Camille Tricaud / Bavarian Competition
Pole Girl / Korbinian Dufter / Bavarian Competition
Hörst du, Mutter / Tuna Kaptan / German Competition
Luftlücke / Marie Zrenner / Bavarian Competition
Fame / Lene Pottgießer & Christian Hödl / Bavarian Competition
In'N'Out / Yannik Carstensen / Bavarian Competition
On and Off / Leo van Kann / Bavarian Competition
Steig / Jona Salcher / Bavarian Competition
Sommerloch / Berthold Wahjudi / Educational Program
We Are Data / Franziska Brozio & Moritz Müller-Preißer / Bavarian Competition

Nonfiktionale, Germany (March 14 - 17, 2019)
Borderland Blues / Gudrun Gruber
Find Fix Finish / Sylvain Cruiziat & Bogumyla Zhluktenko
Mollath - und plötzlich bist du verrückt / Annika Blendl & Leonie Stade
Queen of the Castle / Felix Klee
The Absence of Apricots / Daniel Asadi Faezi
Wenn man sie bedauert, können sie schlecht sterben / Friederike Güssefeld

Festival International du Film d'Aubagne, France (March 18 - 23, 2019)
La Palma / Erec Brehmer / Feature Film Competition

World Film Festival, Estonia (March 18 - 23, 2019)
The Absence of Apricots / Daniel Asadi Faezi

Diagonale - Festival of Austrian Film, Austria (March 19 - 24, 2019)
Mein Bruder kann tanzen / Felicitas Sonvilla / Short Documentary Section

Ca' Foscari Short Film Festival, Italy (March 20 - 23, 2019)
Die letzten Kinder im Paradies / Anna Roller / International Competition

Landshuter Kurzfilmfestival, Germany (March 20 - 25, 2019)
Blei / Benjamin Leichtenstern /DACH Competition
Die Fantasie ist ein Fluchttier / Ella Cieslinski /DACH Competition
Die letzten Kinder im Paradies / Anna Roller /DACH Competition
Entschuldige / Anatol Schuster /DACH Competition
Fame / Christian Hödl & Lene Pottgießer /DACH Competition
Grave Butler / Sophie Averkamp /DACH Competition
Hörst du, Mutter / Tuna Kaptan / International Competition i.a.
In Zeiten der Teleportation / Henning Pulß / DACH Wettbewerb i.a.
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl / DACH Competition
Multikill / Jakob Grahl / DACH Competition
Pole Girl / Korbinian Dufter / DACH Competition
Prelude / Diego Oliva / DACH Competition
Was bleibt / Eileen Byrne / DACH Competition

Türkische Filmtage München, Germany (March 21 - 31, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan / Short Films: Theme Women

Vilnius Film Festival, Lithuania (March 21 - April 4, 2019)
Pamparios / Florian Seufert / European Debut Competition

Docudays UA, Ukraine (March 22 - 30, 2019)
Biotop / Paul Scholten

Ann Arbor Film Festival, USA (March 26 - 31, 2019)
observation of hawks in the sky / Daniel Asadi Faezi

Cleveland International Film Festival, USA (March 27 - April 7, 2019)
Pan / Anna Roller

Flimmern und Rauschen, Germany (March 27 - 29, 2019)
Analog Astronaut / Felix Klee, Linda Klinkhammer / Competition
Alpha Junge / Alexander Löwen / Competition
Die letzten Kinder im Paradies / Anna Roller / Competition
Fame / Christian Hödl, Lene Pottgießer / Competition
Faules Heu / Lennart Heidtmann / Competition
Formen / Fariba Buchheim / Competition
In search of / Daniel Asadi Faezi / Competition
Julie / Alexander Bergmann / Competition
Plan B / Berthold Wahjudi / Competition
We are Data / Franziska Brozio, Moritz Müller-Preißer / Competition

Rai Film Festival, England (March 27 - 20, 2019)
The Absence of Apricots / Daniel Asadi Faezi
Thinking Like a Mountain / Alexander Hick

styxX - Queer Short Film Festival Munich, Germany (Macrh 28 - 31, 2019)
Feiert Eileen! / Judith Westermann / Opening Film

20minmax, Germany (March 29 - April 6, 2019)
In Scherben / Torben Liebrecht
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann

April

Shorts Trinationales Filmfestival Oberrhein, Germany (April 2 - 5, 2019)
Formen / Fariba Buchheim / Competition Best Documentary
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl / Competition Best Mid-length Film
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi / Competition Best Short Film
We Are Data / Franziska Brozio & Moritz Müller-Preißer / Competition Best Documentary

Independent Days - Internationale Filmfestspiele Karslruhe, Germany (April 3 - 10, 2019)
Blaupause / Maya Duftschmid
Falter / C: Rebecca Meining
Kindergarten / Carolina Zimmermann
Zelten / David Benke

Kinothek Asta Nielsen, Germany (April 3, 2019)
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann

Skepto International Film Festival, Italy (April 3 - 6, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan

ÉCU - European Independent Film Festival, France (April 5 - 7, 2019)
Blei / Benjamin Leichtenstern /Student Film
Pig Heart / Artjom Baranov / Student Film

International Istanbul Film Festival, Turkey (April 5 - 16, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan

Visions du Réel, Switzerland (April 5 - 13, 2019)
Dead Sea Dying / Katharina Rabl & Rebecca Zehr / Opening Scenes Selection 
In the Name of Scheherazade or the First Beergarden in Tehran / Narges Kalhor / Burning Lights Competition
Out of Place? / Friederike Güssefeld / International Competition
Tiere / Jonas Spriestersbach / Burning Lights Competition

Worldfest-Houston, USA (April 5 - 14, 2019)
Falter / C: Rebecca Meining

Climate Cinema Day, Germany (April 7, 2019)
Klimawandel / Lukas Baier

Athens International Film and Video Festival, Greece (April 8 - 14, 2019)
Falter / C: Rebecca Meining
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann / Under the Skin

Courage Film Festival, Germany (April 8, 2019)
Formen / Fariba Buchheim

Bolzano Film Festival Bozen, Italy (April 9 - 14, 2019)
In Zeiten der Teleportation / Henning Pulß / Kurzes über'n Brenner

Filmfest Dresden, Germany (April 9 - 14, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan / National Competition
Was bleibt / Eileen Byrne / National Competition
Biotop / Paul Scholten / International Short Film Cinema

Achtung Berlin - New Berlin Film Award, Germany (April 10 - 17, 2019)
Congo Calling / Stephan Hilpert

Riverside International Film Festival, USA (April 11 - 14, 2019)
Midnight Regulations / Nils Keller

Spotlight - Festival für Bewegtbildkommunikation, Germany (April 11 - 12, 2019)
Enabler / Marina Anselm

Kyiv International Short Film Festival, Ukraine (April 17 - 21, 2019)
Donzelle / Marina Hufnagel / Fem Riot
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann / Rem Riot

Ankara International Film Festival, Turkey (April 18 - 28, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan

OUTshine Film Festival, USA (April 22 - 27, 2019)
Tackling Life / Johannes List

Festival International d'Art Vidéo Casablanca, Morocco (April 22 - 27, 2019)
Analog Astronaut / Felix Klee & Linda Klinkhammer
Der Neue Mensch / Markus Müller
Lucy & Llibert / Vincent Hannwacker
Pig Heart / Artjom Baranov
Squash / Maximilian Bungarten

Academia Film Olomouc, Czech Republic (April 23 - 28, 2019)
Analog Astronaut / Felix Klee & Linda Klinkhammer

European Media Art Festival, Germany (April 24 - 28, 2019)
The Absence of Apricots / Daniel Asadi Faezi

Sehsüchte, Germany (April 24 - 28, 2019)
Am Bipol / Carolina Zimmermann / Schreibsüchte
I Grew A Statue / Aaron Ahrens
Looking for Sandman (Pitch) / Lavina Stauber, Maximiliane Prokop, Laura Schlesinger und Jelena Lezaic / Pitch
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi
The Best Thing You Can Do With Your Life / Zita Erffa
Was bleibt / Eileen Byrne

Brussels Short Film Festival, Belgium (April 25 - May 5, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan / Next Generation
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl / Next Generation

Crossing Europe Filmfestival Linz, Austria (April 25 - 30, 2019)
Mein Bruder kann tanzen / Felicitas Sonvilla / Cinema Next Europe - New Talents

Festival Independiente de Cortometrajes Raymundo Gleyzer, Argentina (April 25 - 29, 2019)
Tramite / Mariella Santibáñez Koref

FiSH - Filmfestival im StadtHafen Rostock, Germany (April 25 - 28, 2019)
Die letzten Kinder im Paradies / Anna Roller / Junger Film
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi / Junger Film
Wenn er kommt, dann schießen wir / Jona Salcher & Luigjina Skupa / Junger Film

Hot Docs, Canada (April 24 - May 5, 2019)
RIOT NOT DIET / Julia Fuhr Mann

International Grenzland-Filmtage Selb, Germany (April 25 - 28, 2019)
Ich sehe was, was du nicht siehst / Katharina Kiesl
Falter / C: Rebecca Meining
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl
More than Penguins / Michael Urs Reber & Elizaveta Snagovskaia

Cine Youth Festival, USA (April 26 - 28, 2019)
Julie / Alexander Bergmann / A New Outlook: LGBTQ+

Trento Film Festival, Italy (April 27 - May 5, 2019)
The Absence of Apricots / Daniel Asadi Faezi / High Lands
Wenn er kommt, dann schießen wir / Jona Salcher & Luigjina Skupa / Near Horizons

Filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany (April 30 - May 5, 2019)
Audiophil / Nicole Austen
Congo Calling / Stephan Hilpert
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl
La Palma / Erec Brehmer
Lebenszeit / Matthäus Wörle
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi

May

Festival de Cine de Chascomús, Argentina (May 1 - 5, 2019)
Tramite / Mariella Santibáñez Koref

Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Germany (May 1 - 6, 2019)
Oro Blanco / Gisela Carbajal Rodríguez / German Competition
sad boyz get high / Jovana Reisinger / German Competition
Which Way to the West / Kristina Kilian / German Competition

Genrenale, Germany (May 2 - 5, 2019)
A Life in 8bit / Andreas Irnstorfer
Blei / Benjamin Leichtenstern
Sub Umbra / René Schweitzer

South Europe International Film Festival, Spain (May 4 - 11, 2019)
Falter / C: Rebecca Meining

International Festival of Film Schools (ClassFest), Moldova (May 7 - 12, 2019)
Close / Lisa Reich
Ego / Lukas Baier
Find Fix Finish / Sylvain Cruiziat & Bogumyla Zhluktenko
Oro Blanco / Gisela Carbajal Rodríguez
Pan / Anna Roller

Neisse Filmfestival, Germany (May 7 - 12, 2019)
Thinking Like a Mountain / Alexander Hick

DOK.fest Munich, Germany (May 8 - 19, 2019)
Ad Li Bi Tum / Johanna Seggelke / Supporting Film DOK.music
Bessere Zukunft / Marius Bacza / Supporting Film DOK.music
Congo Calling / Stephan Hilpert / Munich Premieres
Dead Sea Dying / Katharina Rabl & Rebecca Zehr / Student Award
Die Samstagsmütter / David Preute / Close Up
Faules Heu / Lennart Heidtmann / Supporting Film DOK.music
Forever Flüchtling 2: Coffee and Misunderstandings / Annelie Boros / DOK.special
Framework of Art / Istanbul im Rahmen der Kunst / Elisabeth Kratzer / Close Up
Istanbul / Die Jahrtausendstadt / David Preute / Close Up
Kadinin sesi / Die Stimme der Frau / Vera Brückner / Close Up
Kampf um die Wahrheit / Journalisten in der Türkei / Franziska Brozio / Close Up
Kinder / Nina Wesemann/ Munich Premieres
Kontakt / Hilarija Locmele / Supporting Film DOK.music
Orta Oyunu / Eine inszenierte Unterhaltung mit Aydin Engin / Rabelle Erian / Close Up
Out of Place / Friederike Güssefeld / German Competition
Reality / Su Steinmassl / Supporting Film DOK.music
Satya - Rough Cuts of Life / Karuna Fuchs / Student Award
The Meeting in the Corner by the Window / Felizitas Hoffmann / Close Up
Thinking Like a Mountain / Alexander Hick / Munich Premieres
Tiere / Jonas Spriestersbach / Student Award

edoc, Ecuador (May 8 - 19, 2019)
Dead Sea Dying / Katharina Rabl & Rebecca Zehr
Thinking Like a Mountain / Alexander Hick

Kurzfilmtage Thalmässing, Germany (May 10 - 11, 2019)
Formen / Fariba Buchheim
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl

Stockholm Independent Film Festival, Sweden (May 11 - 12, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan

Cannes Film Festival: Next Generation Short Tiger 2019, France (May 14 - 25, 2019)
Die Tine trocknet nicht / Felix Herrmann
Formen / Fariba Buchheim
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl
myBorder's joyFence / Michael Kranz

Und Bitte! Filmfestival May, Germany (May 17, 2019)
Február / Marlena Molitor

Cronograf - International Documentary Film Festival, Moldova (May 22 - 28, 2019)
TrabiGo - Urlaub, wo keiner hinfährt: Moldawien / Falk Müller / Eyes on Moldova

Ethnocineca - International Documentary Film Festival Vienna, Austria (May 23 - 29, 2019)
Február / Marlena Molitor
Thinking Like a Mountain / Alexander Hick

Molodist Film Festival Kiew, Ukraine (May 25 - June 2, 2019)
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi / Long Night of German Short Films

freiburger film forum, Germany (May 28 - June 2, 2019)
Thinking Like a Mountain / Alexander Hick

dokKa - dokumentarfestival Karlsruhe, Germany (May 29 - June 2, 2019)
Congo Calling / Stephan Hilpert
Strangers / Laura Kansy

International Short Film Festival Detmold, Germany (May 29 - June 2, 2019)
Formen / Fariba Buchheim

filmreif! Bundesfestival junger Film, Germany (May 30 - June 2, 2019)
Alles super / Josef Fink
Biotop / Paul Scholten
Die letzten Kinder im Paradies / Anna Roller
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi

June

Dortmunder Tresenfilmfestival, Germany (June 4 - 8, 2019)
Plan B / Berthold Wahjudi
Fame / Christian Hödl & Lene Pottgießer
Herr und Frau Müller / Dominique Klein
EGO / Lukas Baier

Coté court - Les films courts font grondir le cinéma, France (June 5 - 15, 2019)
Les Sauvages / Felix Herrmann & Camille Tricaud / Panorama

Belfast Film Festival - Docs Ireland, Ireland (June 12 - 16, 2019)
Lovers of the Night / Anna Ewert

Filmfest Emden-Norderney, Germany (June 12 - 19, 2019)
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl / International Short Film Competition

Mediterranean Film Festival Split, Croatia (June 13 - 22, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan / Short Films Competition

Palm Springs Short Film Festival, USA (June 18 - 24, 2019)
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi
Was bleibt / Eileen Byrne

Edinburgh International Film Festival, Scotland (June 19 - 30, 2019)
Jupiter / Benjamin Pfohl

Bundes.Festival.Film, Germany (June 21 - 23, 2019)
Biotop / Paul Scholten

Nordic Youth Film Festival, Norway (June 21 - 30, 2019)
Summer Hit / Berthold Wahjudi

FEST - New Directors - New Films Festival, Portugal (June 24 - July 1, 2019)
Hörst du, Mutter? / Tuna Kaptan / Silver Lynx Fiction

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Czech Republic (June 28 - July 6, 2019)
Die letzten Kinder im Paradies / Anna Roller
Was bleibt / Eileen Byrne