Film North Strongly Represented

Berlinale 2018
Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein is represented by 18 funded productions and several events at the 68th Berlinale. There is hope for a Golden Bear for director Emily Atef, whose drama "3 Days in Quiberon" is competing. ... more

Constructing a Sea View

3 Days in Quiberon - Behind the Scene
The town of Südstrand on the Schleswig-Holstein holiday island Fehmarn was one of the main locations for the feature film 3 Days in Quiberon by Emily Atef about three consequential days in the life of Romy Schneider. ... more

Like an onion that is slowly peeled

Interview Fatih Akin + Nurhan Sekerci-Porst
World premiere in Cannes, Critics' Choice winner and a Golden Globe: things could not go any better for the Hamburg-based In the Fade director Fatih Akin and producer Nurhan Sekerci-Porst. ... more

Location Expertise

Interview with Nic Diedrich
Location Scout Nic Diedrich knows all the secret hidden places and mysterious nooks and crannies in the Hanseatic city and surrounding area. ... more


FFHSH on Boulevard de la Croisette
Northern Germany is particularly well represented at the upcoming 70th Cannes Film Festival, with four FFHSH-funded films included in the Festival programme. Of these, one is in the Competition section. ... more

Screen Talent Europe

Network to bolster young filmmakers
“Screen Talent Europe” is a network to bolster young filmmakers in northern Europe and to build an international co-production platform for young filmmakers in the north. ... more

Berlinale 2017

Films and events from northern Germany
18 funded films are on the programme of the 67. Berlin International Film Festival from 9. to 19.2.2017. FFHSH is on location at the European Film Market and presents various events. ... more

New Head of FFHSH

Support & Accompaniment
Maria Köpf, former producer and co-director of X-Filme Creative Pool and Zentropa Entertainment Berlin, is the new Managing Director of Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein. ... more

Beach motifs

The land between the seas
Schleswig-Holstein provides an abundance of beach and coast motifs along its North and Baltic Sea coastlines. Endless sandy beaches, high cliffs and green dykes are popular with tourists and as shooting locations. ... more

Site Support

Interview with Zentropa Hamburg
The third Jussi Adler Olsen adaptation Conspiracy of Faith is currently being shot by Hans Petter Moland in Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein, and is produced by Fabian Gasmia and Henning Kamm of Zentropa Hamburg. ... more

Shades of Green

Do we need rules to take responsibility?
Green Film Shooting and Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein invite you to a panel discussion during the Berlin Film Festival about sustainability in Film and TV production.
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Complex View

Interview: Verena Gräfe-Höft & Ilona Schultz
Two Scandinavian-German co-productions with participation from Hamburg are premiering at this year’s Berlinale. FFHSH spoke to the respective producers Verena Gräfe-Höft and Ilona Schultz. ... more

New Partnership

A boost to Danish-German stories
A new Danish-German initiative is set up to encourage even more creative partnership between Danish and German filmmakers. ... more
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