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Three prizes for DFFB films at the 40th Max Ophüls Prize Film Festival

At the 40th film festival Max Ophüls Preis (14.-20.1.2019) in Saarbrücken two DFFB films were awarded three prizes. LET THE BELL RING (R/B: Christin Freitag, K: Max Preiss, P: Eva Kemme, Tobias Siebert, Ansgar Frerich) won the prize for the best music in a documentary and DAS MELANCHOLISCHE MÄDCHEN (R/B: Susanne Heinrich, K: Agnes Pakozdi, …

Two DFFB films at the 48th International Film Festival Rotterdam

The DFFB is represented with two films at this year’s 48th International Film Festival Rotterdam (23.1.-3.2.2019). The following films are invited: Bright Future Competition DREISSIG (R/B: Simona Kostova, K: Anselm Belser, P: Ceylan-Alejandro Ataman-Checa) Bright Future DAS MELANCHOLISCHE MÄDCHEN  (R/B: Susanne Heinrich, K: Agnes Pakozdi, P: Jana Kreissl) The Rotterdam International Film Festival is one …

The DFFB with 7 film projects at the 40th Film Festival Max Ophüls Preis

Seven DFFB film contributions will be shown at the anniversary edition of the 40th Film Festival Max Ophüls Preis (14.-20.1.2019) in Saarbrücken. The following projects are invited: Competition Feature Film: DAS MELANCHOLISCHE MÄDCHEN (R/B: Susanne Heinrich, K: Agnes Pakozdi, P: Jana Kreissl) Competition documentary film: LET THE BELL RING (R/B: Christin Freitag, K: Max Preiss, …

“It started out as a rock’n’roll rewrite…”: Serial Eyes Interview with Alumni Jana Burbach and Nikolaus Schulz-Dornburg

The new ARD primetime show DIE HEILAND – WIR SIND ANWALT about a blind lawyer and her assistant is currently airing on Tuesdays at 8:15 pm. The Serial Eyes participants of 2018/19 interviewed the head writer Jana Burbach and staff writer Niko Schulz-Dornburg (SE 2014/15) about the making of the show. Q: How did DIE HEILAND …

Pino Solanas is coming to DFFB

This week, there will be a preparation seminar with Peter B. Schumann und Enrique Sánchez Lansch for the masterclass of Pino Solanas at the DFFB. As part of the preparation week, there will be a lecture for students by Ben Gibson on Wednesday, September 26th: Third Cinema, People’s Newsreels and the Counter-Information Cinema before and …