Author: Frank Amann

RIVAL awarded with the »Yuri Marukhin Memorial Award for Best Cinematography«


We are very happy to proudly announce that RIVAL has been awarded with the »Yuri Marukhin Memorial Award for Best Cinematography« at International Filmfestival »Listapad« 2020 in Minsk. Thanks to the Festival and congratulations to the whole team: Director Marcus Lenz and especially our wonderful cameracrew: Michael Schneider, Jan Kremzow and Franz Zimmermann (AC) as

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New German Cinema Award 2020 for RIVAL


Congratulations to Yelizar Nazarenko, Udo Samel and Maria Bruni as well as director Marcus Lenz and the producers Gunter Hanfgarn and Andrea Ufer. Our feature RIVAL receives the New German Cinema Award 2020 at the International Hof Filmfestival. The Jury (Alfred Holighaus, Katharina Wackernagel, Max von der Groeben) states: »Featuring the fascinating and at the

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MURER – ANATOMY OF A TRIAL wins the Austrian Film Award 2019


We are proud and happy that our feature film »MURER – ANATOMY OF A TRIAL« has been honored with the Austrian Film Award 2019 as the best feature film. Reconstructing the trial versus Franz Murer in Graz 1963 the feature shows the consequences of letting power rule over justice. An important beacon as well for

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»SCALA ADIEU« wins »Golden Beaver« 2018


»Scala Adieu« by director Douglas Wolfsperger wins the award for the best documentary feature at the 40th edition of  »Biberacher Filmfestival«. The documentary exemplifies the streamlining and at the same time devastation of our city centers by reconstructing the closure of an arthouse-cinema with a long tradition in university-city Konstanz (Bodensee). credits: directed and produced

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Two premieres at Hofer Filmtage filmfestival 2018


The documentary films »Raus« (directed by: Matthias Wilfert) and »Scala Adieu« (directed by: Douglas Wolfsperger) will premiere at this year’s Hofer Filmtage filmfestival (October 23rd -28th). »Raus« portrays the young woman Jenny (22), who tries to find a life in her home region in rural Bavaria. The film is the latest portrait in a series

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MURER – ANATOMY OF A TRIAL awarded as Best Film


»Murer – Anatomy of a Trial« (written and directed by Christian Frosch) won the prize as the Best Film at Diagonale Filmfestival Graz in 2018. The jury honors the film as a »precise investigation into the Austrian past and it’s effects lasting until today. An extraordinary aestetical experience, a complex arrangement with convincingly brilliant acting.

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MURER – ANATOMY OF A TRIAL opens Diagonale Filmfestival Graz 2018


We are happy and proud to announce, that our feature film »Murer – Anatomy of a Trial« has been nominated as the opening film for  Diagonale Filmfestival 2018 in Graz. Director Christian Frosch reconstructs with a very large cast of 72 speaking parts the trial versus Franz Murer, who was the head of the administration

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SHOT IN THE DARK prenominated for Imago International Awards for Cinematography


The IMAGO, association of the European national societies of cinematographers , this year for the first time grants the IMAGO INTERNATIONAL AWARDS FOR CINEMATOGRAPHY 2017 in the categories Feature Film, Television Drama and Documentary Film. The selection committee of the German Society of Cinematographers BVK decided to send three films into the European contest: Manifesto

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