The 64 edition of the International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg ended on October 24, 2015. There were several changes at this year's festival edition: new venue in Heidelberg - the Campbell Barracks, the festival extended to 16 days, a new competition for serial dramas - the New Creators Award, and much more...
Rafi Pitts participated in the International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg in 1997 with his debut film "Fasl-e Pajom". Also in 1997, Thomas Vinterberg celebrated his debut film and road movie "De Største Helte" - "Zwei Helden" at the film festival.
Guillaume Nicloux was only 28 years old when the filmmaker showed his film "Faut Pas Rire Du Bonheur" at the 43. International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg in 1994. In 2016 his film "Valley of Love" with Gérard Depardieu and Isabelle Huppert is released in the theaters worldwide.
Release date of Sarah Gavrons "Suffragette" in German theaters was February 4, 2016. Sarah Gavron has shown her short film "Losing Touch" at the International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg in 2000.
Rafi Pitts and Thomas Vinterberg at the Berlin International Film Festival. Guillaume Nicloux and Sarah Gavron released two films in theaters worldwide.
The Awards of the 64th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg
The Jury 2015 is Rola Bauer, CEO at Tandem Productions, Prof. Nico Hofmann, Co-CEO at UFA, Marcus Ammon, Senior Vice President Film Sky Deutschland and Juliana Lima Dehne, Screenwriter and Creative Producer.
In 2015 “Home Care” by Slavek Horák and "Jalal's Story" by Abu Shahed Emon are screened at the International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg. Currently, "Jalal's Story" is the second film of this year's official programme of the...
This master of the international cinema will receive the Master of Cinema Award at the 64th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg.
“New Creators Award” for serial dramas by newcomers. Film producer Nico Hofmann is supporting the search for sponsors for the prize.