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Prizes for Conflict Tiger by Sasha Snow

Conflict Tiger by Masterschool graduate Sasha Snow (DCM 2003) has been awarded the GFFIS Grand Prize (06), the Grand Prize 'Citta di Trento' (06) and received a Special Mention at the Turin Environmental Film Festival (05).... read more »

37 Uses for a Dead Sheep wins at HOT DOCS 2006

Discovery Campus Masterschool 2004: "37 Uses for a Dead Sheep" A feature-length documentary for BBC and ARTE, 37 Uses for a Dead Sheep was directed/coproduced by Ben Hopkins (Simon Magus, Nine Lives of Tomas Katz, Footprints) and coproduced by... read more »

The Devil's Miner: "Ein Herz für Kinder" donates 1 mio Euro

Martina Krüger , Managing Director of "Ein Herz für Kinder - Bild hilft" (a German aid organisation founded to help children in need) donated 1 million Euro to the mining children of Potosí after seeing the documentary "The Devil's... read more »

Screening of “Tailor-Made Dreams” on May 13

Discovery Campus is proud to announce that Tailor-Made Dreams , directed by Masterschool graduate Marco Wilms (DCM 2004), will be presented in the competition programme of "Made in Berlin-Brandenburg." The Screening will take place in the... read more »

Disposable People selected as Remi Award Winner!

Disposable People by Matthias Heeder (DCM 2003) has been selected by the Jury of the 39th Annual WorldFest-Houston (April 21-30, 2006) as a Remi Award Winner for Creative Excellence , and will be honoured by being screened at this... read more »

World premiere of “Tailor-Made Dreams” in Nyon 2006

Discovery Campus is proud to announce that **Tailor-Made Dreams **, directed by Masterschool graduate **Marco Wilms ** (DCM 2004), will open the ** festival Vision du Réel ** in Nyon, Switzerland (24-30 April 2006). Congratulations!... read more »

Masterschool Film wins Caligari Prize at Berlinale 2006!

Discovery Campus is proud to announce that the documentary 37 Uses for a Dead Sheep developed at the Discovery Campus Masterschool 2004, won the Caligari Prize for innovative documentary at the Berlinale Forum 2006. We congratulate the director... read more »

Masterschool Film at Berlinale 06

Discovery Campus Masterschool 2004: "37 Uses for a Dead Sheep" 85 mins, Colour & B&W, DigiBeta, 16mm, Super8mm, MiniDV directed by Ben Hopkins and produced by Nikki Parrott, Natasha Dack & Ben Hopkins Made for BBC Storyville and... read more »

Arunas Matelis wins Silver Wolf Award 2005

Masterschool graduate Arunas Matelis (DCM 2001) ran in this year’s Silver Wolf Competition at IDFA, where twenty short documentaries (between 30 and 60 minutes) from 19 countries competed for the Silver Wolf Award. The jury of the Silver Wolf,... read more »

More News on the Devil's Miner

The Devil's Miner by Richard Ladkani & Kief Davidson (DCM 2001) has had an impressive development since its world premiere in Rotterdam 8 months ago. The film has been awarded 13 prizes and, by the end of this year, it will have been screened... read more »

Arunas Matelis wins Golden Dove

The film Before Flying Back to the Earth directed by Arunas Matelis (DCM 2001) world premiered in Leipzig on October 6, 2005. Parallel to the Discovery Campus Screening, it also ran in the International Competition Documentary Film of the... read more »

The Art of Pitching 2005 - A Résumé

Discovery Campus proudly welcomed a distinguished group of more than 50 international experts from Asia, Europe and North America at the Final Pitching Session which took place from 3-4 October, 2005. These key decisionmakers not only listened to... read more »