The International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg has a long tradition of introducing film artists of the future and their aesthetic language to the world. The festival offers an inspiring environment for talented new filmmakers, one of them is prized with the Grand Newcomer Award 2015.
Production: Polyphon Film- und Fernsehgesellschaft mbH, Germany
Distribution: ZDF Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, Germany
The Awards of the 64th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg
The 64th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg impressed with a strong Newcomer-competition, new program sections, a new location and a Master of Cinema, that is still learning
The Jury 2015 is Rola Bauer, CEO at Tandem Productions, Prof. Nico Hofmann, Co-CEO at UFA, Marcus Ammon, Senior Vice President Film Sky Deutschland and Juliana Lima Dehne, Screenwriter and Creative Producer.
Award-winner Olivier Assayas will be in attendance and numerous guests from the international film and serial drama industry are expected.
In the 64 Edition of this traditional film festival the jury consists of three members who are appointed to decide who of the newcomers will be awarded this year.
In 2015 “Home Care” by Slavek Horák and "Jalal's Story" by Abu Shahed Emon are screened at the International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg. Currently, "Jalal's Story" is the second film of this year's official programme of the...
In 2015 “Home Care” by Slavek Horák is screened at the International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg. Currently “Home Care” is selected to represent the Czech Republic in the Foreign Language category of the 88th Academy Awards.