17. – 20. SEPTEMBER 2020

International Filmfestival
Bad Saarow
at the lake Scharmützelsee
House by the lake –


From August onwards you can purchase tickets ONLINE via our partner EVENTBRITE* as well as at the following ticket agencies:
Filmtheater UNION/Fürstenwalde – Scharmützelseevents/ Bad Saarow – Tourist-Information/Bad Saarow

Having  purchased your ticket and entered the festival area you agree that FILM OHNE GRENZEN e.V. can show fotos shot during the festival and use sound- and film documents on their website www.filmohnegrenzen.de for media- and advertisement purposes as well as use, publish and archive them as prints without limits.

Opening on Thursday, Aug. 29 and a Matineé Screening on Friday, Aug. 30 (bookable with single ticket), Saturday and Sunday full time programme as usual!


Single Ticket: 8,– € / 5,– €**

Single Ticket Film insl. Talk with Guest of Honour Festival Saturday: 12,-€ / 10,- €**
Single Ticket Discussion Round Festival Sunday: 12,- € / 10,- €**
Daily Ticket: 20,– € / 15,– €**
Festivalpass: 35,– € / 30,– €** (Thursday, Aug. 29 – Sunday, Sept. 01. Attention: only available in advance and until Aug. 30 at the box office)

**Students, pensioners, welfare recipients and disabled persons get reduced tickets, badges must be provided.

Please note that only cash payments are possible at the box office on-site.

* FILM OHNE GRENZEN e.V. offers tickets for the festival via the external partner Eventbrite online.
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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