The time has come! FILMFEST MÜNCHEN is finally back! In the next 11 days you will find here the best moments of the Filmfest in pictures and videos. Let yourself be enchanted by cinematic impressions and special encounters. The Filmfest team is looking forward to seeing you!
Award Ceremony & SNOTTY BOY
They have fun: festival director Diana Iljine and Marcus H. Rosenmüller.
German Cinema New Talent Award
Does Anke Engelke already know something about the winners?
World premiere HEIKO'S WORLD
The team makes itself comfortable in the covered Sugar Mountain before the film: director Dominik Galizia and the actors Martin Rohde, Heike Hanold-Lynch and Leyla Roy.
Programmer Julia Weigl and director Zaida Bergroth hijack the red carpet in front of the Gasteig.
Margot Hielscher Award: Franka Potente
The woman of the hour: actress Franka Potente presents her first feature-length directorial work HOME.
The iconic director Bruce LaBruce arrives at the Gasteig in a good mood.
Filmmakers Live: CineMerit Senta Berger
Before the interview there is still the traditional signing of the portrait.
CineMerit Gala: Senta Berger
The "fast Gerdi" today quite noble.
World premiere EISLAND
Leading actor Axel Prahl tips his hat to the world premiere of his new film at the Maffeihof in the CityQuartier Fünf Höfe.
World premiere PRECIOUS IVIE
The girls from PRECIOUS IVIE and the #ffmuc cut a damn fine figure: Lorna Ishema, director Sarah Blaßkiewitz and Haley Louise Jones.
World premiere THE GIRL WITH THE GOLDEN HANDS
eading actress Corinna Harfouch enjoys the peace and quiet at the Olympiasee before the world premiere begins.
The best audience
FILMFEST MÜNCHEN welcomes the audience 2021!
Opening of the 38th edition of FILMFEST MÜNCHEN
Festival director Diana Iljine welcomes vice mayor Katrin Habenschaden, Bavarian state minister for digital affairs Judith Gerlach and president of the Bavarian Landtag Ilse Aigner.
Welcome to FILMFEST MÜNCHEN 2021
It is the last day of the festival and the big award ceremony is taking place. The Filmfest team congratulates all winners! But don't worry, there will also be great premieres and FILMFEST MÜNCHEN will end its 38th festival edition on a balmy summer evening.
The German Cinema New Talent Award is awarded and director Małgorzata Szumowska arrives at the Gasteig. Today her new film DER MASSEUR is shown and exciting German films celebrate their world premiere.
Even in the rain, great cinema is possible: Filmfest guests and audiences are not put off by a few drops and celebrate the film not only in theaters, but also world premieres in the open-air locations.
TOPSIDE wins the Fritz Gerlich Prize. In addition, exciting and experimental German films celebrate their world premiere at FILMFEST MÜNCHEN. In the "Filmmakers Live!" talks, the creators talk about fictional worlds.
Franka Potente receives the Margot Hielscher Award and shows her new film HOME. Interesting discussions take place at Filmmakers Live. And with GENERATION BEZIEHUNGSUNFÄHIG, a major premiere fortunately doesn't fall through.
CineMerit award winner Senta Berger talks about her career at Filmmakers Live. Our international guests give us perspectives from the Americas, the Starter Film Awards are presented to young filmmakers, and we celebrate major German world premieres.