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LARS KRAUME becomes Advisory Board Member

We are greatly pleased to welcome the director Lars Kraume to the board. Lars Kraume, whose current film ‘Das schweigende Klassenzimmer (The Silent Classroom) celebrated its world premiere at this year’s Berlinale and is currently showing in cinemas, has already been highly acclaimed, having won many prizes. At the German LOLA Awards alone, his film `Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer` (The Government versus Fritz Bauer) won 6 Lolas. Kraume’s new film   ‘The Silent Classroom’ is set in the GDR in 1956 and is based on the non-fiction book by Dietrich Garstka.


Looking back 2018!

Actor Ronald Zehrfeld at Friday´s Matineé

Volker Schlöndorff talks with Wolfgang Kohlhaase

Workshop in Caritas accommodation Bad Saarow a great success

Charly Hübner, Ulrich Matthes, Cem Özdemir und Martina Zöllner als talk guests

Guest of honour 2018: screenwriter and filmmaker Wolfgang Kohlhaase

Summer workshop at the Bad Sarrow refugee home

WITHOUT BORDERS celebrates Saudi-Arabian Film’s World Premiere

HOUSE BY THE LAKE bursary holder Karim Ainouz wins the Amnesty International Film Prize

Main Theme for 2018: Decency!?