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German productions at the 67th internationalen filmfestival mannheim-heidelberg

The International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg presents 55 productions from 15th to 25th November. Among them are three German films that belong to the section „International Discoveries“: Adam and Evelyn by Andreas Goldstein, Fenster Blau by Sheri Hagen, Goliath96 by Marcus Richardt.   These three German productions are competing for the „Audience...

Nov , 12
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The international Jury of the 67th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg

Mannheim-Heidelberg, 19th of October 2018 – The international Jury of the 67th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg consists of Maria Monserrat Sánchez Soler, director of international affairs at IMCINE (Instituto Mexicano de Cinematografía), Liane Jessen, longtime head of the editorial department for feature films at Hessischer Rundfunk (HR) and film critic  and...

Oct , 19
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The internatonal film festival Mannheim-Heidelberg celebrates the art of cooking with its opening film TAZEKKA from director Jean-Philippe Gaud

Mannheim/Heidelberg, 18th of October 2018 The International filmfestival Mannnheim-Heidelberg is going to open with the tragic-comedy TAZEKKA. Festival director Dr. Michael Kötz expects director Jean-Philippe Gaud, producer Axelle Hutchings and actors Madi Belem and Adama Diop to join the opening ceremony in Heidelberg. „Our opening film represents one of the big...

Oct , 18
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Packed movie theaters, passionate discussions and a wise Master of Cinema – The 66th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg strengthens its position as a unique Newcomer Festival

“The mood and atmosphere at the Festival, the way visitors are welcomed, the films … simply excellent“ Christine M. // Facebook   Mannheim/Heidelberg, November 19, 2017 – It is “always the faces on the big screen that tell the story of a film”, says the “Master of Cinema” 2017 István...

Nov , 29
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The Award Winners of the 66th International Film Festival

Mannheim/Heidelberg, 18. November 2017 – The Award Winners have now been officially announced. The International Jury oft he 66th International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg – Claudia Landsberger, Christian Juhl Lemche und Clemens Klopfenstein – awards the GRAND NEWCOMER AWARD MANNHEIM-HEIDELBERG to “See you in Texas” von Vito Palmieri / Italy.  ...

Nov , 27
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The International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg 2017 opens with LIFE BEYOND ME (Une Vie Ailleurs) by director OLIVIER PEYON

Mannheim/Heidelberg, 12. October 2017 – The drama LIFE BEYOND ME will open the International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg (IFFMH) 2017. For the gala screening, festival director Dr. Michael Kötz invited the film’s director and screenwriter Olivier Peyon and its leading lady Isabelle Carré to Heidelberg.   “This film about two mothers,...

Nov , 27
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MASTER OF CINEMA AWARD FOR ISTVÁN SZABÓ

Mannheim/Heidelberg, October 17, 2017 – When asked why he had become a filmmaker, Szabó once said: “Only films can truly capture the vibrancy of the human face”. His oeuvre is living proof of this. The award ceremony for the Master of Cinema Award 2017 will take place on Sunday November...

Nov , 27