Film maker from Hamburg sentenced

Mohammad Rasoulof
According to Filmfest Hamburg, director Mohammad Rasoulof, who lives in Hamburg and Tehran, has been sentenced to one year in prison in Iran. Rasoulof received an award for his drama "A Man of Integrity" at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. ... more

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VRHAM! Hamburg
Virtual Reality & Arts Festival VRHAM! is back for a second edition! From 7–15 June, visitors to the Oberhafen area in Hamburg, Germany, will be immersed in breath-taking artistic worlds. The Hamburg Residencies will also be in attendance; two exciting artists who will be developing their art as part of the festival. ... more

The North-German women of film on the Croisette

72nd Cannes Film Festival
The most important film festival in the world is back again and North Germany is being represented on the Croisette by some top-class women filmmakers: Director Shahrbanoo Sadat and Lübeck producer Katja Adomeit are in the running in the "Quinzine de Réalisateurs" category with their drama 'The Orphanage', while Fatih Akins producer Nurhan Şekerci-Porst is sitting on the jury of the renowned "Un Certain Regard". ... more

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