SHORT NEWS

Berlinale FORUM with new films by Ruth Beckermann and Nikolaus Geyrhalter

The Berlinale FORUM line-up includes new and profoundly different films by two Austrian documentary directors: THE DREAMED ONES by Ruth Beckermann and HOMO SAPIENS by Nikolaus Geyrhalter.

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EVERYTHING WILL BE OKAY among the ten short film Oscar finalists

Patrick Vollrath’s EVERYTHING WILL BE OKAY has made it on the shortlist of the ten live action short films running for an Academy Awards nomination in the Best Short Film category.  The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has selected the finalists among no less than 144 submissions. Nominations will follow  on January 14, 2016. See the whole list:

«Everything remains clean, colorful, and full of false promises.»

Stephan Richter

 

Stephan Richter talks about his directorial debut ONE OF US, inspired by the death of a 14-year-old boy, who was shot in the back by a policeman while breaking into a supermarket.  ONE OF US celebrates its world premiere at San Sebastián as one of the contenders in the New Directors Competition.

Bronze Student Academy Award to Patrick Vollrath

Only two days after the First Steps Award, Patrick Vollrath receives the BRONZE STUDENT ACADEMY AWARD in Los Angeles.