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2017: FoG celebrates its 5th anniversary!

This year our festival is celebrating 5 years of existence. From the 15th to the 17th of September Bad Sarrow will once more stand as a signpost for film.

On Friday evening, the 15.09.2017,the film festival will officially be opened at Scharmützelsee- all film fans are heartily invited! Tickets can be purchased from around the middle of August through EVENTBRIGHT via our website, as well as from all advanced booking locations: Tourist-Information Bad Saarow, Filmtheater Union/Fürstenwalde and via Scharmützelseevents Bad Saarow.

The ‘Anniversary Speech’ at the film festival reception for patrons, sponsors and association members on Saturday (16.09.17) will be held by the media board of Berlin-Brandenburg’s director, Ms Kirsten Niehuus. Guests of honour include Georg Stefan Troller, Volker Schlöndorff, Ronald Zehrfeld, Wolfgang Kohlhaase, Nik Xhelilaj and many others.


Topic 2020: “Courage”

Record number of visitors – despite 34 degrees!

Systemsprenger – German Oscar Candidate

Save the Children and “The Distant Barking of Dogs”

Traditional Festival Talk with Andrea Thilo and Gero von Boehm

New: Children´s programme (age 6-9)

Festival Opening with Anna Maria Mühe

„Kingdom” in Bad Saarow

Das Programm ist online! Jetzt Tickets online buchen!!

Ehrengast 2019: Regisseurin Margarethe von Trotta