Leipzig, 19. August 2021
13 German Film Award nominations for three MDM-funded films
Today, the German Film Academy announced the nominees for the German Film Awards 2021. Among the finalists are the MDM-supported films "Fabian oder Der Gang vor die Hunde", "Space Dogs" and "Ivie wie Ivie". They were nominated for a total of 13 Lolas.
Leipzig, 13. August 2021
Three awards for "Great Freedom" in Sarajevo
The MDM-funded romantic drama "Great Freedom" by Sebastian Meise won three awards at the 27th Sarajevo Film Festival yesterday evening. In addition to the main prize for best feature film, the German-Austrian co-production also won the trophy for best actor (Georg Friedrich) and the CICAE Award, which is presented by the European Arthouse Cinema Association.
Leipzig, 02. July 2021
"Heavens Above" competing in Locarno
At the 74th Locarno Film Festival, the MDM-funded dark comedy "Heavens Above" by Serbian director Srdjan Dragojevic is having its world premiere via its entry in the Concorso Internazionale (International Competition).
Leipzig, 21. June 2021
"The Crossing" winning Annecy Award
At the Annecy International Animation Film Festival, the largest and most important film festival of its kind worldwide, Florence Mialhe’s "The Crossing" was among the winners this weekend: the MDM-funded film won a Jury Distinction (Mention du Jury).
Leipzig, 18. June 2021
Cannes Film Festival Featuring MDM-Funded Films "Invisible Demons" and "Magnetic Beats" and VR-Project "Biolum"
At the 74th edition of the in Cannes International Film Festival two MDM-funded productions will have their world premiere: "Invisible Demons" by Rahul Jain, featured in the Cinema for the Climate special sidebar and "Magnetic Beats" by Vincent Cardona in the Directors’ Fortnight, a section separate from the Selection. The VR narrative experience "Biolum" by Abel Kohen has been selected for the Cannes XR section.