Blogposts in Oktober 2016:

Test exercises for applications for 2017/18 online

The test exercises for study applications for the, directing, cinematography and production screenplay courses for the 2017/18 academic year are now online.

Here is the link to the Directing Application

Here is the link to the Cinematography Application

Here is the link to the Production Application

Here is the link to the Screenwriting Application

The deadline for all applications is 6th January 2017.

Good luck to all applicants!

Published on October 31, 2016

SCHULTERSIEG/WIN BY FALL wins Documentary Film Prize at the 50th Hof International Film Festival

The anniversary edition of the Hof International Film Festival has drawn to a close and SCHULTERSIEG/WIN BY FALL (Director: Anna Koch, Screenplay: Anna Koch, Julia Lemke, Cinematography: Julia Lemke, Production: Jolanka Höhn, Romana Janik) will be heading home with a wonderful accolade: it has won this year’s Documentary Film Prize!

Congratulations to the whole team!

Published on October 31, 2016

Four dffb Films at the 50th Hof Film Festival

The dffb isn’t the only one turning 50 this year: on 25th October the 50th Hof International Film Festival (25-30.10.2016) will begin and four dffb productions are screening at this special anniversary festival.

We are delighted to be able to congratulate:

ABSINTHE (Director/Screenplay: Ewa Wikiel, Cinematography: Marianne Andrea Borowiec, Production: Luise Hausschild),

ETAGE X (Director/Screenplay: Francy Fabritz, Cinematography: Sarah Vetter, Production: Eicke Eckold),

SCHULTERSIEG /WIN BY FALL (Director: Anna Koch, Screenplay: Anna Koch, Julia Lemke, Cinematography: Julia Lemke, Production: Jolanka Höhn, Romana Janik) and

TASCHENGELD (Director/Screenplay: Annika Pinske, Cinematography: Norwin Hatschbach, Production: Mariam Shatberashvili, Annika Pinske).

Published on October 17, 2016

SCHULTERSIEG /WIN BY FALL —International Premiere at IDFA 2016

The degree film Schultersieg /Win By Fall (Director: Anna Koch, Screenplay: Anna Koch, Julia Lemke, Cinematography: Julia Lemke, Production: Jolanka Höhn/Romana Janik) will be having its international premiere at the renowned documentary film festival IDFA (International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam) in the IDFA Competition for Kids & Docs.

Congratulations, and see you soon in Amsterdam!

Published on October 11, 2016

Our annual Open Day is coming up on Saturday.

In addition to advice on the study courses available, there will also be an opportunity to find out more about our post-graduate programmes Serial Eyes and Up.Grade, and about the recently established Filmnetzwerk Berlin. We will also be showing a film programme in our cinema with short films by our students. Coffee, cakes, drinks and snacks will be available in our café.

Programme/Advice on Studies

11.30: Directing
12.00: General advice session for potential students
12.30: Production
13.00: How are films produced at the DFFB?
13.30: Cinematography
14.00: General advice session for potential students
14.30: Screenwriting
15.00: How are films produced at the DFFB?

Film programme

11:00 BIESTER – 22 min
11:27 IHR SOHN – 24 min
11:51 ARLETTE – 84 min
13:15 8848 – 32 min
13:47 NABELSCHNUR – 27 min
14:14 THE HOUSE IN THE ENVELOPE – 16 min
14:29 WADA – 28 min
15:03 SATURNTAGE – 29 min
15:37 WHAT HAPPENS IN YOUR BRAIN WHEN YOU HEAR A GERMAN WORD LIKE – 5 min
15:47 INVOCATION TO SLEEP – 13 min
16:05 AN DER TÜR – 5 min
16:15 DEATH & THE MAIDEN – 29 min
16:49 HOMEWORK – 7 min

Published on October 05, 2016