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  • Thursday, 4/26/2018

    Animal Stories, Human Themes

    The animals are loose at #ffmuc Kinderfilmfest 2018! They're caught up in exciting, dangerous, funny, and heartwarming — in short, human — situations. It's great cinema for young and old alike. 16 films are shown at this year's Kinderfilmfest. Nine of those are vying for the favor of young moviegoers and for the traditional Kinderfilmfest Audience Award, which for the first time will consist of 1,000 euros and be presented by SZ Familie.

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  • Wednesday, 4/18/2018

    Open Air: Rocky and Friends

    The 36th FILMFEST MÜNCHEN (June 28 to July 7, 2018) will be showing eight magnificent films about boxing in its Open Air film series at Munich's Gasteig Forum. The motto is "Rocky and Friends".

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  • Saturday, 7/1/2017

    The winners of the 35th FILMFEST MÜNCHEN


    • Andrey Zvyagintsev first director to win ARRI/Osram Award twice
    • CineVision Award for "The Nothing Factory" by Pedro Pinho
    • FIPRESCI Jury honors "Ugly & Blind", One Future Prize for "Pure Hearts"
    • Audience Awards go to "Still Young" and "Revolting Rhymes"


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  • Saturday, 7/1/2017

    BAM! International Stars and 81,500 Tickets Sold


    The 35th FILMFEST MÜNCHEN: great movies, lots of international stars, 81,500 visitors

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  • Friday, 6/30/2017

    The German Cinema New Talent Award


    • Best Director and Best Production for "The Garden"
    • Best Actress, Annika Meier, for "Magical Mystery"
    • Best Screenplay for "Lomo - The Language of Many Others"

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  • Thursday, 6/22/2017

    Opening of the 35th FILMFEST MÜNCHEN

    The 35th FILMFEST MÜNCHEN opened tonight with a gala ceremony at the Mathäser Filmpalast

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  • Wednesday, 6/21/2017

    Partners of the 35th FILMFEST MÜNCHEN


    Many sponsor and partners support the 35. FILMFEST MÜNCHEN (22. June - 1. July 2017)

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  • Tuesday, 6/20/2017

    Stars in Munich


    • international und national Stars at FILMFEST MÜNCHEN (June 22 - July 1 2017)
    • Michel Hazanavicius, Vincent Lindon, Sergio Castellitto, die Bud-Spencer-Kollegen Riccardo Pizzuti, Salvatore Borges and many others


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  • Friday, 6/16/2017

    AMERICAN VALHALLA about Josh Homme and Iggy Pop


    • FILMFEST MÜNCHEN presents the German premiere of "American Valhalla". The doumentary by Andreas Neumann and Josh Homme follows the collaboration between the "Queens of the Stone Age" front man Homme and Iggy Pop, the "Godfather of Punk"
    • Josh Homme will attend FILMFEST MÜNCHEN in person

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  • Wednesday, 6/14/2017

    The Law of Series


    • FILMFEST MÜNCHEN presents three international series highlights, in co-operation with Seriencamp München: "Animal Kingdom", "The Collection" and "Clique"
    • The Neue German Series section presents the world premieres of five German skeins of international caliber

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