Filmprize for International Cooperation
Still from "Tshweesh", 2017 by Feyrouz Serhal
Still from "The Parrot", 2016 by Amjad Al Rasheed and Darin Sallam
Still from "Amal", 2017 by Mohamed Siam
We are looking for emerging filmmakers from the Arab World and Germany who want to realize a joint film project in co-production. The aim is to provide primary experience with international co-production and to support intercultural exchange and understanding.
What is currently ...
The Call for the 2020 Film Prize ended on July 31.
27 teams followed the call and applied with 9 documentaries, 13 short fiction and 5 animation projects from Algeria, Egypt, Germany, Jordan, Lebanon, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen. Now, at the end of August 2019, the selection committee will nominate from these ten teams/projects that will compete for the 2020 Film Prizes. The NOMINEES will then be invited to tailer-made workshops.
Project Market Amman
The eighth edition of the Project Market Amman is over. During the five-day program at the Royal Film Commission – Jordan, filmmakers from the Arab World and producers from Germany were able to discuss the projects, exchange ideas and get to know each other better. Which teams have found each other will be revealed by the applications for the Film Prize 2020, which must be submitted by 31 July 2019.
And the 2019 Film Prize winners are ...
The three 2019 Film Prize winners were announced at the award ceremony held during Berlinale Talents on February 10, 2019. Two documentaries and one short fiction project were each awarded the 60,000 Euro Film Prize and can start production.