News 22.01.2018 Submit now! Submission for the 26th FILMFEST HAMBURG is open from from now on to 15th July 2018.Film Submissions must fulfill the following criteria:• your … 11.12.2017 Eufa to Island After a strong and passionate debate held by 19 students from 19 European countries in Hamburg the Icelandic film Heartstone (Hjartasteinn) by … 04.12.2017 Experiencing Europe The EUROPEAN UNIVERSITY FILM AWARD – a project initiated by FILMFEST HAMBURG and the EUROPEAN FILM ACADEMY – is to be presented for the second … 14.10.2017 Awards Ceremony and Closing The 25th FILMFEST HAMBURG Awards were presented at the CinemaxX Dammtor during the evening of the closing ceremony. The Art Cinema Award from the … 19.09.2017 A lens on the world This year marks a special anniversary for FILMFEST HAMBURG. In eleven sections, the festival will be screening 130 films from 59 countries, created … 05.09.2017 A Celebration of Life The 25th FILMFEST HAMBURG opens on 05/10/2017 with the film Lucky by John Caroll Lynch in the presence of the director himself. Further programme … 21.08.2017 Strong women Again this year FILMFEST HAMBURG will showcase a multitude of films made by women. Here is a lowdown of the first five of these productions involving … 14.08.2017 Happy Birthday Wim! As well as wishing him the happiest of birthdays, FILMFEST HAMBURG today announced, on Wim Wenders’ special day, that it will be honouring him with … 18.07.2017 First films Self-awareness, brotherly love, hope, responsibility, decisions, passion, metadata, angels and art: FILMFEST HAMBURG presents the first ten films of … 25.04.2017 New Perspective For the first time, FILMFEST HAMBURG would like to honour directors who work in other countries across national and cultural borders and create films … 21.12.2016 We want your films Here it is: your chance to become a part of the 25th Filmfest Hamburg (Oct 5th to Oct 14th 2017)!You can submit your film as of now until July 23rd … 08.10.2016 Award Winners MICHEL Award: FANNY'S JOURNEY (France 2016 | Director: Lola Doillon)The award The Political Film of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung goes to the … 08.10.2016 #Day10 Our Guests Last but not least: On our last festival day more than 60 guests are in town. 07.10.2016 Producer's Awards Today, in a ceremony in the restaurant Rialto, the two Hamburg Producers' Awards have been awarded. The Hamburg Producers' Award for European Cinema … 07.10.2016 #Day9 Our Guests Welcome to Hamburg: We are happy about our national and international guests of the day. 06.10.2016 #Day8 Our Guests Welcome to Hamburg: On Tuesday we expect many filmmakers from all over the world. 05.10.2016 #Day7 Our Guests A lot of filmmakers are joining the screenings of their films. 04.10.2016 #Day6 Our Guests Welcome to Hamburg - Over 60 national and international filmmakers are our guests today. 03.10.2016 #Day5 Our Guests Today we expect many filmmakers from countries all over the world. 02.10.2016 #Day4 Our Guests Today we expect many filmmakers from countries all over the world.