Recent AWARDS


Austin Fantastic FF 2014

We are very happy to announce that DARKNESS BY DAY by Martín Desalvo has just won the Fantastic Fest Award for Best Director in Horror Features at the Austin Fantastic FF 2014! Congratulations, Martín!!!


Queer Lisboa 2014

We are thrilled to announce that JULIA by J. Jackie Baier has just won the BEST DOCUMENTARY AWARD at Queer Lisboa 2014! Congratulations, Jackie!!!


Nara IFF 2014

We are happy to announce that our Cuban title THE SWIMMING POOL by Carlos M. Quintela received a Special Mention at the Nara IFF 2014! Congratulations, Carlos!!!


Locarno IFF 2014

Our new titles UNLIKELY HEROES by Peter Luisi and THE FOOL by Yury Bykov won several Awards at LOCARNO IFF 2014!  Our Swiss title UNLIKELY HEROES received the Audience Award 2014! THE FOOL was awarded with the Best Actor Award, The Ecumenical Jury Prize for Humanism and the Junior Jury‘s First Prize + Special Mention! Congratulations to Peter, Yury and their teams!!!


Giffoni IFF 2014

Our Dutch title BOYS by Mischa Kamp has just been awarded the 2nd Prize in the Generator +13 competition at Giffoni IFF 2014! Congratulations, Mischa & Team!


Taipei FF 2014

We‘re very happy to announce that our Hungarian title LAND OF STORMS by Ádám Czászi won the Special Jury Prize at the Taipei FF 2014! Congratulations, Ádám!!


Tel Aviv LGBT IFF 2014

Tel Aviv LGBT IFF 2014 awarded two of our titles: JULIA by Jackie J. Baier  has just won the award for Best International Documentary Feature and this years Audience Award went to LAND OF STORMS by Ádám Császi! Congratulations, Jackie and Ádám!!


Transilvania Cluj IFF 2014

Congratulations, Tudor!! THE JAPANESE DOG by Tudor Cristian Jurgiu has won the Romanian Days Award for Best Debut at the Transilvania Cluj IFF 2014!


Las Palmas de Gran Canaria IFF 2014

Our Indonesian title WHAT THEY DON‘T TALK ABOUT WHEN THEY TALK ABOUT LOVE by Mouly Surya Fornay has won the Jose Rivero Award for the best New Director at the Las Palmas de Gran Canaria IFF 2014! Congratulations, Mouly!


















  1. November 2014


  2. Goa IFF, IN: THE FOOL

  3. Tallinn Black Nights FF, EE: THE FOOL

  4. Filmfestival Cottbus, DE: THE FOOL

  5. AFI IFF, US: THE FOOL

  6. Huelva IFF, ES: HOLIDAY

  7. Festival de Cine La Orquídea Cuenca, EC: UNLIKELY HEROES

  8. Abertoir Horror FF, UK: THE POOL

  9. Audience for Diverse Cinema FF, JP: WHAT THEY DON‘T TALK ABOUT WHEN THEY TALK ABOUT LOVE

  10. Side by Side IFF, RU: JULIA

  11. Russian Resurrection IFF, AU: THE FOOL

  12. St. Louis IFF, US: THE ETERNAL RETURN OF ANTONIS PARASKEVAS, THE JAPANESE DOG, THE MAJOR

  13. Ljubljana LGBT FF, SI: BOYS, JULIA, SUMMER

  14. Cairo International Women‘s FF, EG: MY DOG KILLER

  15. Romanian Days in Lisbon, PT:  THE JAPANESE DOG

  16. ExGround FF, DE: HOW I LEARNED TO LOVE THE NUMBERS, UNLIKELY HEROES

  17. LesGaiCineMad, ES: BOYS, HOW TO CATCH FILMS, TWO MOTHERS

  18. Minneapolis Latin American FF, US: HOLIDAY, SON OF TRAUCO

  19. Sputnik IFF, PL: THE FOOL, THE MAJOR

  20. Vinokino LGBT FF, FI: OUT IN THE DARK

  21. Internationales Filmfest Braunschweig, DE: UNLIKELY HEROES

  22. MIX Brasil, BR: BOYS, JULIA, LAND OF STORMS

  23. Windows on Europe FF, AU: LAND OF STORMS

  24. Puerto Rico Queer Filmfest, PR: HOLIDAY

  25. Costa Rica IFF, CR: HOLIDAY

  26. Terre des Femmes Filmfest, DE: UNLIKELY HEROES

  27. Ale!Kino FF, PL: SUMMER

  28. Weyauwega IFF, US: THE FOOL

  29. Russian Film Week, NO: THE MAJOR

  30. Malatya IFF, TR: SON OF TRAUCO

  31. Motor! IFF, FR: THE JAPANESE DOG

  32. Festival Internacional Pachamama Cinema de Fronteira, BR: HOLIDAY











Meet us at the GOA IFF 2014!


Dear friends and colleagues, we‘ll be pleased to meet you at the GOA IFF 2014!


Martina Besier will attend the Film Bazaar India  from November 20th - 24th.


Please call the office to arrange a meeting!


Screening Dates for THE FOOL

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DARKNESS BY DAY

We are very happy to announce that DARKNESS BY DAY by Martín Desalvo has just won the Fantastic Fest Award for Best Director in Horror Features at the Austin Fantastic FF 2014! Congratulations, Martín!!!



JULIA

We are thrilled to announce that JULIA by J. Jackie Baier has just won the Best Documentary Award at Queer Lisboa 2014! Congratulations, Jackie!!!



THE SWIMMING POOL

We are happy to announce that our Cuban title THE SWIMMING POOL by Carlos M. Quintela received a Special Mention at the Nara IFF 2014! Congratulations, Carlos!!!



BOYS

We are thrilled about the nomination of our title BOYS by Mischa Kamp for the PRIX EUROPA 2014! Keep fingers crossed!



THE JAPANESE DOG

We are thrilled to announce that the Romanian National Film Center chose our title THE JAPANESE DOG by Tudor Cristian Jurgiu to be the Romanian entry for the 87th Academy Awards! Keep fingers crossed!