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Steven Gätjen und Hendrik Bockelmann im Gespräch

DFG Film Evening "System Crasher"

Around 200 guests had registered for the 10th anniversary of the DFG Film Evening. Traditionally, the DFG welcomed its guests at the festival cinema...

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Screenshot der Buchungsseite "Das Wunder von Marseille" des Filmfests Hamburg

The DFG on the 27th Filmfest Hamburg

This year's Filmfest in Hamburg begins on 26 September. For the 27th time already, the Hanseatic city of Hamburg is the meeting place for the film...

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Rote gepolsterte Kinosessel mit DFG-Reserviert-Schildern

10th DFG Film Evening

For the 10th anniversary of the DFG Film Evening we have chosen a very special film: "Systemsprenger" by Nora Fingscheidt.

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Trotzig blickendes 9-jähriges blondes Mädchen

Oscar Dream

The DFG-insured film "System Crasher" continues its international success tour.

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Begehrter Filmpreis: Lola

German Film Award: Plenty of Lolas

The 69th award ceremony of the German Film Prize took place on 3 May 2019 in Berlin.

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Niemandsland - The Aftermath

Niemandsland - The Aftermath

DFG-insured film "Niemandsland - The Aftermath" will be released in German cinemas on 11.04.2019.

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Filmplakate von "Ballon", "Wackersdorf", "25 km/h", "Jim Knopf", "Transit", "Styx", "Der Junge muss an die frische Luft" und "Der goldene Handschuh"

German Film Award: 24 nominations for DFG-insured films

The nominations for the German Film Award have been made.

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DFG-Team und Maria Köpf beim Aperitivo

DFG – Sponsor of the Aperitivo

On the evening of 9 February, around 120 invited producers and service providers from the film industry gathered on the restaurant ship Van Loon in...

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Nora Fingscheidt mit dem Silbernen Bären

Silver Bear for Hamburg

The director Nora Fingscheidt from Hamburg was awarded the Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize at this year's Berlinale for her debut film Systemsprenger.

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DFG-Team im Diekmann Restaurant

2nd DFG Berlinale Dinner

Two DFG-insured films were screened at the 69th Berlinale, and the DFG insured 15 of the 25 most successful German cinema productions in 2018, once...

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Competition films secured

Two films insured by the DFG are running in this year's Berlinale competition: Fatih Akin's The Golden Glove and Nora Fingscheidt's debut film System...

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Cinema releases

Four DFG-insured films, including Doris Dörrie's latest film Cherry Blossoms & Demons, will be shown in cinemas in February and March.

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Nine films in the LOLA preselection

Nine DFG-insured films are in pre-selection for the German Film Prize 2019. The final LOLA nominations will be announced on 20 March. The award...

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