News

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 »

First Prize for Mosquito Problem at Documenta Madrid

One year after its Cannes premiere, The Mosquito Problem & Other Stories by director Andrey Paounov and producer Martichka Bozhilova (DCM 2004) continues to charm festival juries and film audiences worldwide. At Documenta Madrid , the film... read more »

Visions du Réel award for The Mother

The Visions du Réel International Film Festival in Nyon (April 17-23) announced last night that The Mother by filmmakers Antoine Cattin and Pavel Kostomarov was awarded the Prix George Foundation du Meilleur Film Newcomer . This award... read more »

Eva Weber wins at Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

We are proud to share that the film City of Cranes directed by Discovery Campus Masterschool alumnus Eva Weber (DCM 2007) was awarded the Full Frame Jury Award for Best Short. The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival (3-6 April 2008)... read more »

Questionnaire: Licensing & Rights Issues

After publishing the Resolution on Freedom of Expression and Information in Documentaries last month, the European fair use initiative is ready for the next step. It would be highly appreciated to have your experience and opinion on the... read more »