BIFF films

Submissions open for BIFF 2013

The Berlin Independent Film Festival has now begun accepting submissions for its 2013 festival.  Full submission info can be found here.

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BIFF Winner plays New York Festival

BIFF festival winner HAMBURG HAMBURG will play at the top Human Rights Film festival.  The New York-based 23rd Human Rights Watch Film Festival (a co-presentation of Human Rights Watch and the Film Society of Lincoln Center) has locked down its full lineup of 16 documentary and fiction films from 12 counrtries, 14 of which will be making their New York premieres at the Lincoln Center's Walter Reade Theater. This year's program is organized around five themes: health, development and the environment, LGBT and migrants' rights, personal testimony and witnessing, reporting in crises, and women's...

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BIFF announces Official Selection for 2012 Festival

BIFF OFFICIAL SELECTION 2012 Feature Films NOTES FROM THE OVERGROUND(83m, Germany) dir. by. Jens Volker ___ TONGUE TIED (108m, Canada) dir. by Sarah Ames ___ WAR ZONE (101m USA) dir. Tommy de Ferro ___ HEMMINGWAY (90m, France) dir. by Gregor Tsykov ___ PAPA DEATH (98m, Mexico) dir. by Mateo Torres ___ BROOKLYN HIEGHTS (76, USA) dir. by Samantha Rubins ___ MY LAST NIGHT ALIVE (54m, Sweden) dir. by Lara Axelsson ___ SAD SONGS SAY SO MUCH(87m, USA) dir. by Peter Tolley SHORTS AN EVENING WITH MY COMATOSE MOTHER (33m, U S A) Jonathan Martin LEAP BEFORE YOU LOOK...

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BIFF Winners for 2012

BIFF 2012 announces winners: Narrative Feature (budget over €150k) WAR ZONE Director: Tommy de Ferro: Country: USA Narrative Feature (budget under €150k) MY LAST NIGHT ALIVE Director: Lara Axelsson: Country: Denmark Narrative Feature (under €15k) HEMMINGWAY Director: Gregory Tsykov : Country: France Documentary Feature WAR CRIMINAL Director: P. Paddae : Country: UK Short Documentary (under 30 minutes) HAMBURG HAMBURG Director: Hauke Pultz : Country: Germany Lesbian and Gay Film IN AND OUT Director: Michele D’arby : Country: Belgium Experimental Film (under...

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