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NRW at the International Emmys 2015

18|11|2015 The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will be awarding the 43rd International Emmys to the world's best TV programmes during the Emmy World Television Festival in the coming week. As the leading German TV hub, NRW has had a presence at the TV festival since 2009 and sends a delegation of TV practitioners each year. [more]


European Film Awards: seven nominations for NRW-supported films

08|11|2015 Two of the productions supported by the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW have attracted a total of seven nominations for the European Film Awards 2015. „A pigeon sat on a branch, reflecting on existence“ by Roy Andersson was nominated in five categories. „Mustang“ by Deniz Gamze Ergüven was nominated for the category of European Film.  [more]


2015 International Emmy Awards Nominees

05|10|2015 Nominations for the 2015 International Emmy Awards were announced today by the International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at a Press Conference at Mipcom (October 5-8). There are 40 nominees across 10 categories and 19 countries. Winners will be announced at a Ceremony on November 23, 2015 at the Hilton New York Hotel. [more]


Five NRW-funded films submitted for Foreign Oscar

02|10|2015 Five NRW-funded films have been submitted to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the Best Foreign Language Feature Film category:„Mustang“ by Deniz Gamze Ergüven, „Babai“ by Visar Morina,„Iraqi Odyssey“ by Samir, „A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence" by Roy Andersson and „Modris" by Juris Kursietis. [more]

German MIP Cocktail in Cannes: 10th Joint Industry Get-Together

29|09|2015 The Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg and Deutsche Welle Transtel will be joining forces on October 5 with Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie, the ZukunftsAgentur Brandenburg (ZAB), the Entertainment Master Class (EMC), MFG Filmförderung Baden-Württemberg, nordmedia – Film- und Mediengesellschaft Niedersachsen/Bremen and German Films. [more]


Beginning of submission period for first Baumi Script Development Award

16|09|2015 Last night at 6 p.m., the first round of submissions began for the Baumi Script Development Award, which is endowed with 20,000 euros in prize money. German and international screenwriters may apply exclusively online under baumi-award.com until November 15. The award ceremony will be held during the 2016 Berlinale.  [more]


Eight NRW-funded films at the 40th Toronto International Film Festival

10|09|2015 Anniversary with strong NRW presence: the Toronto International Film Festival, North America's largest film festival, is celebrating its 40 years of existence this year. Eight NRW-backed films received an invitation to the anniversary edition (10 - 20 September). This year has seen the festival launching the new competitive section Platform. [more]


Film Award Cologne for director Paolo Sorrentino at the 25th Cologne Conference

07|09|2015 This year will see the Italian director Paolo Sorrentino receiving the prestigious Film Award Cologne which will be presented on Thursday, 1 October, during the 25th Cologne Conference. Born in Naples in 1970, the film director and author became known in 2008 with his Cannes Jury Prize-winning film ¨Il Divo¨. [more]


Cologne-based Pandora Film with „Sky“ in Toronto’s new competition

14|08|2015 The Toronto International Film Festival (10. - 20.09.) has announced the first titles from its programme. Three films funded by the Filmstiftung have been invited so far: the international co-production „Sky“ by Fabienne Berthaud, Alexander Sokurov's documentary essay „Francofonia“ and the documentary „Return of the Atom“ by Mika Taanila. [more]

First open call for new German-French funding programme

13|08|2015 The German-French agreement for the joint development of TV fiction series was signed on 18 May, 2015 during the 68th Cannes Film Festival. The aim of the fund is to develop TV fiction series that can be made as German-French co-productions. Today will see the launch of the first open call for projects to last for three months until 13 November. [more]

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