Press Releases

To receive FILMSCHOOLFEST & FILMEST press releases please write to:
presse@filmfest-muenchen.de
  • Saturday, 11/19/2016

    We Have the Winners

    The main prize of the 36th FILMSCHOOLFEST MUNICH goes to French film "Gabber Lover" by Anna Cazenave-Cambet. In all, twelve prizes were awarded with a total purse of €54,000.

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  • Monday, 10/24/2016

    Some Like It Short

    Up-and-coming filmmakers from 21 countries will present their short films at the 36th FILMSCHOOLFEST MUNICH, dealing with desperate isolation, digital immigrants and daring girls.

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  • Saturday, 11/21/2015

    Best Films Awarded

    • The main prize of the 35. International Festival of Film Schools goes to the Norwegian short film “The Little Death”
    • Four German productions among the winners
    • Altogether ten prizes go to films from five countries

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  • Sunday, 11/15/2015

    The Curtain Goes Up For Young Directors

    • The 35. Munich International Festival of Film Schools is officially opened.
    • Starting Monday, Nov. 11th, young filmmakers from 21 countries will be presenting their films in person in the Munich film museum

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  • Tuesday, 11/10/2015

    In the Forefront

    At the 35. FILMSCHOOLFEST MUNICH emerging filmmakers from 21 countries prove to be far-sighted in their focus on current events around the world

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  • Thursday, 10/29/2015

    The 2015 Filmschoolfest Jury

    • Director Marco Kreuzpaintner is Jury President
    • The other members are actor Thure Lindhardt, Edinburgh IntI. Film Festival programmer Neil Fox, reporter and film critic Nil Varol and 2014 winner Anaïs Ruales
    • They will select the winners out of 52 films from 21 countries and present the main festival awards

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  • Monday, 10/26/2015

    ALMOST FAMOUS – The 2015 Program

    • The best new short films from tomorrow’s top directors in the Munich film museum (15. – 21. November 2015)
    • 52 films from 21 countries (some with well-known actors)
    • Free press accreditation and advance viewing starting now; press conference on November 4

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  • Saturday, 11/22/2014

    BURUNDANGA Blows Jury Away at Filmschoolfest

    Burundanga chosen as Best Film / Two awards for German short Sunny / Altogether ten prizes go to films from eight countries

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  • Monday, 11/17/2014

    Curtain Rises at Filmschoolfest

    On Sunday evening, the 34. Munich International Festival of Film Schools was officially opened. As of today, young filmmakers from 22 countries will be presenting their latest films in the city's Filmmuseum

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  • Thursday, 11/6/2014

    LOCKED IN ON THE WORLD

    Young filmmakers from 22 countries have their sights set on the world - on both large and small scales - at the 34th FILMSCHOOLFEST MUNICH

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