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The Devil’s Miner wins Special Jury Prize in Graz

The Devil’s Miner by Richard Ladkani & Kief Davidson (DCM 2001) won the Special Prize of the Jury 2006 in the category “alpine and foreign cultures” at the International Film festival of Mountain and Adventure Films in Graz... read more »

The Year Without Summer receives Special Mention in Graz

The Year Without Summer by Elmar Bartlmae (DCM 2003) received the Special Mention 2006 in the category “nature and environment” at the International Film festival of Mountain and Adventure Films in Graz (November 8-11, 2006). A... read more »

Tailor-Made Dreams: Cinema Release 7.12.06

CINEMA RELEASE GERMANY ON DECEMBER 7, 2006 Please find below 3 brandnew press links (in German!): Link 1: Programmkino.de Link 2: Filmstarts.de Link 3: Critic.de All German cinema screenings are available... read more »

Tailor-Made Dreams wins at Sevilla Festival de Cine

We are delighted to announce that Tailor-Made Dreams by Marco Wilms (DCM 2004) was awarded the Giraldillo de Oro - the main prize in the section Eurodoc worth 30.000 Euro - at this year’s Sevilla Festival de Cine (November 3-11, 2006). read more »

Awards for 3 DCM Films at the XX Pärnu Festival

We are proud to announce that the following three Masterschool graduates belong to the winners of the XX Pärnu Film Festival (July 2-22, 2006): International documentary competition: The Grand Prix for the best film of the festival... read more »

Upcoming DCM Screening at SunnySide of the Doc

Join Discovery Campus for the screening of two exciting new films during SunnySide of the Doc: 37 Uses for a Dead Sheep (DCM 2004) and A Story of People in War and Peace (DCM 2003). Both screenings will kick off with a short case study. Meet... read more »

Wildscreen 2006 Finalist DCM Films

The Nomination Panel of the Wildscreen Festival (October 15-20, 2006) met in May to watch all 412 films entries from 45 countries, with Specialist Judges being brought in to advise the panel on the Children's Choice, Editing, Earth Sciences,... read more »

Before Flying Back to the Earth at Silverdocs

Arunas Matelis' documentary BEFORE FLYING BACK TO THE EARTH will be screened in the "DOCS Rx: A World of Documentaries on Global Health" Film Program. For more information, click here Screening Date: Friday June 16, 4:00 pm,... read more »

USA Premiere: Tailor Made Dreams

Marco Wilms' Bollywood Documentary TAILOR MADE DREAMS runs in the Feature Film Competition (Sterling Award*) at the SILVERDOCS AFI / Discovery Channel Documentary Festival. Out of 1,700 films, the festival selected 60 long films (10 for... read more »

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 »