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  • Thursday, 6/17/2010

    FILMMAKERS LIVE – STARS UP CLOSE

    Filmmakers telling stories and answering questions, that's what the podium discussions at FILMFEST MÜNCHEN are all about. This year for the first time, they are bundled into a 3 p.m. slot (German and French filmmakers) and a 10 p.m. slot (International) under the name FILMMAKERS LIVE.

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  • Wednesday, 6/16/2010

    ALL-RIGHTS DEALS UNDER FIRE

    German pubcasters increasingly are following the lead of private webs and offering talent all-rights buyouts instead of the individual royalty contracts of yore. A debate sponsored by German actors' guild IDS.

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  • Tuesday, 6/15/2010

    FILMFEST ENCOUNTER: COUNTING DOWN

    Ten more days until Germany's biggest audience festival kicks off! On Wednesday, June 16th, festival director Andreas Ströhl will present this year's program highlights in the Black Box of Munich's Gasteig. Admission is free!

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  • Monday, 6/14/2010

    MEET THE INDIES

    The U.S. Consulate in Munich is sponsoring the American Indie Newcomer Prize for the first time this year at the FILMFEST MÜNCHEN - awarded at 5:30 p.m. in the Filmmuseum.

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  • Friday, 6/11/2010

    STARS IN MUNICH 2010

    A host of famous names are expected in Munich alongside guests of honor Abbas Kiarostami, Mads Mikkelsen, Ulrich Seidl and Howard Shore.

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  • Thursday, 6/10/2010

    CLEVELAND VERSUS WALL STREET

    U.S. Banks Go on Trial in FILMFEST MÜNCHEN Closing Film on July 3rd.

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  • Wednesday, 6/9/2010

    YO, TAMBIÉN – NORMAL IS EASY

    Pablo Pineda is the first college graduate in Europe with Down Syndrome. His experiences provided the backdrop for the intensely moving opening film of the Munich fest - a love story, which Pineda stars in.

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  • Tuesday, 6/8/2010

    MADS MIKKELSEN: SEXIEST MAN IN DENMARK

    VALHALLA RISING and THE DOOR at FILMFEST MÜNCHEN

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  • Tuesday, 6/8/2010

    ABBAS KIAROSTAMI: PEOPLE IN CARS

    The grand master of Persian cinema turns 70 this month, receives the CineMerit Award and shows his Cannes entry CERTIFIED COPY in Munich.

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  • Monday, 6/7/2010

    KIAROSTAMI, MIKKELSEN AT MUNICH 2010

    FILMFEST MÜNCHEN today announced its guests of honor, the opening and closing films, as well as the complete program.

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