News

La Mère nominated for EFA Prix Arte

The European Film Academy have announced the nominations in the category European Film Academy Documentary 2008 – Prix Arte . There is a total of nine documentary films nominated, among them La Mère (The Mother) by Antoine Cattin and Pavel... read more »

Alison Millar wins Prix Italia with film project pitched in 2006

Discovery Campus is delighted to hear from Kevin Dawson, Commissioning Editor, Factual at RTÉ, that the documentary At Home With The Clearys by Alison Millar and Tern TV, pitched at the Final Pitching Session of the Discovery Campus... read more »

Prix Europa Nomination for Divorce Albanian Style

Between 18 and 25 October 2008 , the 22nd Edition of PRIX EUROPA will be taking place in Berlin and Potsdam, Germany. The festival for Television, Radio and Emerging Media invites the best productions from Europe as well as their makers and... read more »

DCM Participants Compete at Sheffield Doc/Fest

Sheffield Doc/Fest announced its film line-up for the 2008 festival yesterday. The festival, which runs from 5-9 November, will screen more than 100 films from directors from around the world, among them several Discovery Campus Masterschool... read more »

Alexander Schwarz joins Campus as Interim Director

Welcome Alexander Schwarz! Donata von Perfall will go on maternity leave as of 1 August 2008 until 1 February 2009. She will continue to oversee the Masterschool 2008 and the up-coming Call for Entries 2009 and be present at the Final... read more »

Strong Line-up of DCM Films & Alumni at Locarno

Prestigious Locarno International Film Festival sees a strong line-up of DCM films and alumni this year. The 61st edition of the festival, running from 6-16 August, will screen two films coming out of the Masterschool 2005, The Mother / La... read more »

NEW: Pitch it! by Sibylle Kurz

We are happy to announce that the second edition of Sibylle Kurz\'s book \"Pitch it!\" will be available in September! By clicking on the following link, you can already pre-order the book: Pre-order now At the moment the book is only... read more »

Vampire Princess wins CINE Golden Eagle Award

We are delighted to announce that Vampire Princess by Austrian director and producer Klaus Steindl & Andreas Sulzer (DCM 2005) has been awarded the CINE Golden Eagle Award in the Telecast / Professional Non-fiction Division.... read more »

Take a first glimpse: reelisor.com now online!

We are happy to announce that the first version of www.reelisor.com is now online! Status & next steps We are working hard on the beta launch* of reelisor and will regularly update the reelisor site to keep you informed about... read more »

Sign up for BRITDOC: 23-25 July

BRITDOC 08: 23-25 July Keble College, Oxford, UK www.britdoc.org BRITDOC is the bespoke documentary film festival connecting top international funders, distributors, and filmmakers, and takes place in the beautiful surrounds of... read more »

Broadcast of 2 DCM Films in June

DOKU Summer 2008 on 3sat Within the framework of the \"3sat Festival of Documentation\" from 2-29 June, the German broadcaster presents 50 outstanding documentaries of the past 5 years on primetime. We are proud to announce... read more »

Broadcast Premiere of The Final Battle on ARTE

The Final Battle - Christian Fundamentalists in the USA by director Claudia Willke and producer Ulli Pfau is the first finished film coming out of the Discovery Campus Masterschool 2006. The broadcast premiere of this doc about the influence... read more »