2020

FFDD20: Animated Programmes

Outlook on the special programmes of FFDD20: We have placed this year's Animated programme in the expert hands of animation artist David Buob and Aneta Ozorek, artistic director of the KLIK Amsterdam Animation Festival. The programme "How dare you?" deals with the trauma we have inflicted on our ...

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32 Filmfest Dresden: Competition Films Finalised

With a total of 70 films, including 14 world and German premieres, the competition programmes for the 32 Filmfest Dresden (21 to 26 April 2020) have now been finalised. The selection committees chose the productions from more than 2,900 submissions to the National and International Competitions to ...

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STRUKTUREN UND FILM, Christina Schlegel, 1985

FFDD20: Retrospective: Women Directors in the GDR

Outlook on the special programmes of FFDD20: “Poetic. Political. Renitent." – FILMFEST DRESDEN dedicates a retrospective to the female directors of the DEFA and the independent film of the Eastern German GDR. While women directors could hardly assert themselves in DEFA feature films, they were able ...

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ALTIPLANO, Malena Szlam, 2018

FFDD20: Focus Québec: Singular Plurality

Outlook on the special programmes of FFDD20: Not only the Frankfurt Book Fair is turning its attention to Canada with this year's Guest of Honour under the motto "Singular Plurality": With the FOCUS QUÉBEC, the 32 FILMFEST DRESDEN continues the traditional friendship and partnership between Saxony ...

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5000 FEET IS THE BEST STILL, Omer Fast, 2011

FFDD20: Tribute: Omer Fast

Outlook on the special programmes of FFDD20: Omer Fast is a master of irritation. In his films he lets fact and imagination blur and documentation become fiction. He creates perfect labyrinths, skilfully plays with the expectations of the audience, ultimately leaving them to themselves in the midst ...

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