Films

Below are the films from our last festival (2015). As soon as the films for 2016 have been selected, you will find the revised list here.
    Alphabet © madman
    Alphabet

    DOCUMENTARY // 113 Min. // 2013 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Erwin Wagenhofer // SCREENPLAY: Sabine Kriechbaum, Erwin Wagenhofer
    CAST: Yakamoz Karakurt, Pablo Pineda , Thomas Sattelberger
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    Anywhere Else ©J.Praus
    Anywhere Else

    COMEDY, DRAMA, LOVE STORY, TRAGICOMEDY // 84 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Ester Amrami // SCREENPLAY: Ester Amrami, Momme Peters
    CAST: Neta Riskin, Golo Euler, Hana Laslo, Hana River
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    Beloved Sisters © 2014 Curious Film
    Beloved Sisters

    DRAMA, HISTORY, ROMANCE, LITERATURE // 140 Min. // 2014 // M*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Dominik Graf
    CAST: Hannah Herzsprung, Florian Stetter, Henriette Confurius, Claudia Messner, Anne Schäfer
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    Bright Night ©Patryck Witt
    Bright Night

    MYSTERY, DRAMA // 90 Min. // 2013 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Florian Gottschick // SCREENPLAY: Florian Gottschick, Carsten Happe
    CAST: Anna Grisebach, Benno Fürmann, Vladimir Burlakov
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    Family Fever © Eugen Gritschneider süsssauer Filmproduktion
    Family Fever

    COMEDY, FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT, TRAGICOMEDY // 78 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Nico Sommer // SCREENPLAY: Daniel Fink
    CAST: Kathrin Waligura, Peter Trabner, Deborah Kaufmann
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    Faust © Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung, Wiesbaden, Germany
    FAUST – A GERMAN FOLK-TALE

    LITERATURE // 107 Min. // 1926 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau // SCREENPLAY: Hans Kyser
    Cast: Emil Jannings, Goesta Ekmann, Camilla Horn, Frida Richard
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    Fiddlesticks ® Veit Helmer-Filmproduktion
    Fiddlesticks

    CHILDREN & YOUTH, COMEDY // 82 Min. // 2014 // All Ages
    DIRECTOR: Veit Helmer // SCREENPLAY: Veit Helmer, Hans-Ullrich Krause
    CAST: Benno Fürmann, Fritzi Haberlandt, Rolf Zacher, Alexander Scheer
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    From Caligari to Hitler © Präsens Film Zürich
    From Caligari to Hitler

    ART, HISTORY, DOCUMENTARY // 118 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY Rüdiger Suchsland
    CAST: Fatih Akin, Elisabeth Bronfen, Thomas Elsaesser, Volker Schlöndorff
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    Haus Tugendhat © Goethe Institut
    Haus Tugendhat

    DOCUMENTARY // 116 Min. // 2013 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Dieter Reifarth
    CAST: Daniela Hammer-Tugendhat, Ernst Tugendhat, Ruth Guggenheim-Tugendhat, Ivo Hammer
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    Jack©Jens Harant
    Jack

    ART, CHILDREN & YOUTH, COMING-OF-AGE, DRAMA // 103 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Edward Berger // SCREENPLAY: Edward Berger, Nele Mueller-Stöfen
    CAST: Ivo Pietzcker, Georg Arms, Luise Heyer, Nele Mueller-Stöfen
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    Lola on The Pea ©Sabine Finger
    Lola on the Pea

    CHILDREN & YOUTH, FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT // 92 Min. // 2014 // All Ages
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Thomas Heinemann
    CAST: Christiane Paul, Tobia Oertel, Antoine Monot Jr., Olaf Krätke
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    Lose my Self © Pandora Film Produktion
    Lose my Self

    DRAMA // 93 Min. // 2014 // 18+
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Jan Schomburg
    CAST: Maria Schrader, Johannes Krisch, Ronald Zehrfeld, Sandra Hüller
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    Miss Sixty © monepenny Filmproduktion and Bavaria Pictures
    Miss Sixty

    COMEDY // 98 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Sigrid Hoerner // SCREENPLAY: Janes Ainscough
    CAST: Iris Berben, Edgar Selge, Carmen Maja Antoni, Björn von der Wellen, Jördis Richter
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    Ms Mueller must go © Tom Trambow
    Ms Mueller Must Go

    COMEDY // 88 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Sönke Wortmann // SCREENPLAY: Lutz Hübner, Sarah Nemitz, Oliver Ziegenbalg
    CAST: Gabriela Maria Schmeide, Mina Tander, Ken Duken, Anke Engelke
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    Nanga Parbat © Senator Film
    Nanga Parbat

    DRAMA // 104 Min. // 2009 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Joseph Vilsmaier // SCREENPLAY: Reinhard Klooss, Sven Severin
    CAST: Florian Stetter, Andreas Tobias, Karl Markovics, Steffen Schroeder, Jule Ronstedt
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    Not my Day© Sony Pictures Releasing GmbH Westside Filmproduktion GmbH
    Not my Day

    ACTION, ADVENTURE, COMEDY, ROAD MOVIE // 115 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Peter Thorwarth // SCREENPLAY: Peter Thorwarth, Stefan Holtz
    CAST: Moritz Bleibtreu, Axel Stein, Jasmin Great, Anna Maria Mühe, Nele Kiper, Ralf Richter
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    From Girls and Horses © Edition Salzgeber
    Of Girls and Horses

    COMING-OF-AGE, GAY&LESBIAN, LOVE STORY, DRAMA // 85 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Monika Treut
    CAST: Ceci Chuh, Alissa Wilms, Vanida Karun, Ellen Grell
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    Rough Road Ahead © Jost Hering Film
    Rough Road Ahead

    DRAMA // 108 Min. // 2014 // 18+
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Christian Frosch
    CAST: Victoria Schulz, Anton Spieker, Ben Becker, Erni Mangold, Walfriede Schmitt
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     Ruby Red © Tele München Fernseh GmbH
    Ruby Red

    ADVENTURE, LITERATURE, LOVE STORY // 122 Min. // 2012 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Felix Fuchssteiner // SCREENPLAY: Katharina Schöde, Felix Fuchssteiner
    CAST: Maria Ehrich, Jannis Niewöhner, Veronica Ferres, Katharina Thalbach, Josefine Preuß, Kostja Ullmann
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    Sapphire Blue ©Tele München Fernseh GmbH
    Sapphire Blue

    ACTION, ADVENTURE, LITERATURE, LOVE STORY // 116 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Felix Fuchssteiner, Katharina Schöde // SCREENPLAY: Katharina Schöde
    CAST: Maria Ehrich, Jannis Niewöhner, Josefine Preuß, Katharina Thalbach, Veronica Ferres, Kostja Ullmann
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    Song from the Forest © Deckert Distribution
    Song from the Forest

    SOCIETY // 96 Min. // 2013 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Michael Obert
    CAST: Louis Sarno, Samedi Mathurin Bokombe
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    Soul Kitchen © CORAZ+ôN INTERNATIONAL
    Soul Kitchen

    COMEDY // 99 Min. // 2009 // 15+
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Fatih Akin
    CAST: Adam Bousdoukos, Moritz Bleibtreu, Birol Ünel, Anna Bederke, Lucas Gregorowicz, Wotan Wilke Möhring, Monica Bleibtreu
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    Stations of the Cross ®UFA Fiction_Dietrich Brueggemann
    Stations of the Cross

    DRAMA // 107 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Dietrich Brüggemann // SCREENPLAY: Dietrich Brüggemann, Anna Brüggemann
    CAST: Lea van Acken, Franziska Weisz, Florian Stetter, Lucie Aron
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    Stereo © Stefan Rabold Frisbeefilms
    Stereo

    THRILLER // 95 Min. // 2014 // 18+
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Maximilian Erlenwein
    CAST: Jürgen Vogel, Moritz Bleibtreu, Petra Schmidt-Schaller, Georg Friedrich, Rainer Bock, Mark Zak, Fabian Hinrichs
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    Suck me Spakespeer © Goethe Institut
    Suck Me Shakespeer

    COMEDY // 119 Min. // 2013 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Bora Dagtekin
    CAST: Elyas M’Barek, Karoline Herfurth, Katja Riemann
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    Superegos ©filmsdistribution
    Superegos

    COMEDY // 93 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Benjamin Heisenberg // SCREENPLAY: Benjamin Heisenberg, Josef Lechner
    CAST: Georg Friedrich, Andre Wilms, Bettina Stucky, Susanne Wolff
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    The Adventures of Huck Finn ©Majestic
    The Adventures of Huck Finn

    ADVENTURE, FAMILY // 101 Min. // 2012 // All Ages
    DIRECTOR: Hermine Huntgeburth // SCREENPLAY: Sascha Arango (based on a Mark Twain-novel)
    CAST: Leon Seidel, Louis Hofmann, Jacky Ido, August Diehl
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    The Aryans ©  HANFGARN & UFER Filmproduktion und MA MOTION
    The Aryans

    DOCUMENTARY // 92 Min. // 2013 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Mo Asumang
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    The Bunkert ©Matthias Reisser, Kataskop Film & GFF K
    The Bunker

    DRAMA, COMEDY, HORROR // 85 Min. // 2014 // 18+
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Nikias Chryssos
    CAST: David Scheller, Pit Bukowski, Oona von Maydell, Daniel Fripan
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    The Circle ©Stefan Haupt
    The Circle

    DOCUMENTARY, BIOGRAPHY, DRAMA // 102 Min. // 2014 // 18+
    DIRECTOR: Stefan Haupt // SCREENPLAY: Stefan Haupt, Christian Felix, Ivan Madeo, Urs Frey
    CAST: Matthias Hungerbühler, Sven Schelker, Röbi Rapp, Ernst Ostertag
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    The Council of Birds © Filmakademie Baden-WürttembergRoland Stuprich
    The Council of Birds

    DOCUMENTARY // 80 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Timm Kröger // SCREENPLAY:Timm Kröger, Roderick Warich
    CAST: Thorsten Wien, Eva Maria Jost, Daniel Krauss
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    The Cuckoo and the Donkey © Schiwago Film
    The Cuckoo and the Donkey

    SATIRE // 95 Min. // 2014 // 18+
    DIRECTOR: Andreas Arnstedt // SCREENPLAY: Andreas Arnstedt, Horst Fichte
    CAST: Thilo Prothmann, Jan H. Stahlberg, Joost Siedhoff, Marie Schöneburg
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    The Cut © matchfactory
    The Cut

    DRAMA, HISTORY // 138 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Fatih Akin
    CAST: Tahar Rahim, Simon Abkarian, Makram Khoury
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    The Dark Valley ©filmsdistribution
    The Dark Valley

    DRAMA, WESTERN // 114 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Andreas Prochaska // SCREENPLAY: Martin Ambrosch, Andreas Prochaska
    CAST: Sam Riley, Paula Beer, Tobias Moretti, Carmen Gratl
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    The Hotel Room © kurhaus production
    The Hotel Room

    CHAMBER PLAY // 89 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Rudi Gaul
    CAST: Mina Tander, Godehard Giese
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    The Kings Surrender ©Joachim Blobel
    The Kings Surrender

    DRAMA, THRILLER // 107 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Philipp Leinemann
    CAST: Ronald Zehrfeld, Mišel Matičević, Mohamed Issa, Tilman Strauß
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    The Lies of the Victors ©MartinMenke
    The Lies of the Victors

    THRILLER // 110 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Christoph Hochhäusler // SCREENPLAY: Christoph Hochhäusler, Ulrich Peltzer
    CAST: Florian David Fitz, Lilith Stangenberg, Horst Kotterba, Ursina Lardi
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    The Whole Shebang © Mathias Bothor
    The Whole Shebang

    DRAMA, COMEDY // 124 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Doris Dörrie
    CAST: Hannelore Elsner, Nadja Uhl, Hinnerk Schönemann, Axel Prahl
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    Tour de Force © Ennenbach_Majestic
    Tour de Force

    DRAMA // 95 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Christian Zübert // SCREENPLAY: Ariane Schröder
    CAST: Florian David Fitz, Julia Koschitz, Jürgen Vogel, Hannelore Elsner
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    Tour du Faso © augenschein-filmproduktion
    Tour Du Faso

    SPORTS // 90 Min. // 2013 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Wilm Huygen
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    We are young. We are strong. © Stephan Rabold / teamWorx Television & Film GmbH
    We are young. We are strong.

    DRAMA // 116 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Burhan Qurbani // SCREENPLAY: Burhan Qurbani, Martin Behnke
    CAST: Devid Striesow, Jonas Nay, Trang Le Hong, Joel Basman
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    When under Fire - Shoot Back ©Monica Zwolsman
    When under Fire - Shoot Back

    DOCUMENTARY // 70 Min. // 2013 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Marc Wiese
    CAST: Kevin Carter, Ken Oosterbroek, Greg Marinovich, Joao Silve
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    Who am I © Wiedemann & Berg Film GmbH & Co. KG  Seven Pictures Film GmbH
    Who Am I - No System is Safe

    THRILLER // 110 Min. // 2014 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR: Baran bo Odar // SCREENPLAY: Baran bo Odar, Jantje Friese
    CAST: Tom Schilling, Elyas M'Barek, Wotan Wilke Möhring, Hannah Herzsprung
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    Your Beauty is Worth Nothing © Dor Film  Hüseyin Tabak
    Your Beauty is Worth Nothing

    DRAMA // 86 Min. // 2012 // 15+*
    DIRECTOR/SCREENPLAY: Hüseyin Tabak
    CAST: Susi Stach, Branko Samarovski, Mustafa Tekeli, Magdalena Kronschläger
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