Filming under way on Simon Verhoeven’s Nightlife - Production – Germany

The German director is in Berlin shooting a new comedy toplined by Elyas M’Barek, Palina Rojinski and Frederick Lau. Production began last week in Berlin and the surrounding areas on Nightlife, a new ...

German Stars Reach Global Audiences With Bigger Budget Shows

German Films, a body that promotes Teutonic talent and content, staged a panel discussion on “breaking boundaries” during the Berlin Film Festival, as part of the fest’s Drama Series Days section. ...

Picture Tree Adds ‘Cold Feet’ to Berlin Market Lineup (Exclusive)

Picture Tree Adds ‘Cold Feet’ to Berlin Market Lineup (Exclusive) Picture Tree Intl. has added German romantic comedy “Cold Feet” (Kalte Füsse) to its market lineup at the Berlin Film Festival, where the sales agent will screen the film as a market premiere. Sony ...

German Bestseller ‘The Collini Case’ to Be Made Into Film by Constantin

Constantin Film is adapting German author Ferdinand von Schirach’s international bestseller “The Collini Case,” a legal thriller that deals with Germany’s Nazi past and that was inspired by the ...

Stony Brook Will Open & Close with German premieres

Comedy and romance bookend the 2017 Stony Brook Film Festival presented by Island Federal Credit Union. The 22nd Annual Sbff opens on July 20th at Staller Center for the Arts at Stony Brook ...

'Toni Erdmann' triumphs at Germany's Lolas

'Toni Erdmann' triumphs at Germany's Lolas Maren Ade named best director as female filmmakers flourish. Toni Erdmann continued its triumphant run at the German Film Awards on Friday night, taking home six coveted Lola statuettes in an evening ...

Refugee comedy is German box office sensation

Simon Verhoeven’s Welcome to the Hartmanns becomes the year’s No 1 local-language film in Germany, earning more than $20m at the domestic box office A comedy about the refugee crisis has become ...

Terrence Malick lines up WWII feature 'Radegund'

Terrence Malick lines up WWII feature 'Radegund' New Roy Andersson feature About Endlessness also gets backing from Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg. Terrence Malick is lining up WWII drama Radegund (aka Jägerstätter), about the life of Franz ...