The nominations for the FIRST STEPS Awards 2015 have been announced and the Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie is pleased to be on the shortlist with two films in the “Full length feature films” category. Micah Magee’s STREICHELZOO (PETTING ZOO) and Katja Sambeth´s GLUTNESTER (EMBER GLOW) are the two DFFB degree films in the running for the prestigious FIRST STEPS Awards.
For the Michael-Ballhaus-Award, to be worth 10.000 Euros, is the dffb cinematography graduate Raphael Beinder nominated, who covinced the jury in the preselection with his work in the documentary DIE BÖHMS – ARCHITEKTUR EINER FAMILIE.
Micah Magee STREICHELZOO (PETTING ZOO) (D: Micah Magee)/©dffb
GLUTNESTER (EMBER GLOW) (D: Katja Sambeth)/©dffb
DIE BÖHMS – ARCHITEKTUR EINER FAMILIE (C: Raphael Beinder)/©Realfiction
The FIRST STEPS Awards will be awarded in a special gala ceremony on 14th September 2015 in the Stage Theater am Potsdamer Platz.