Completed Films

PRETTY FAR FROM OKAY

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Isi (27) is stuck in a quarter-life crisis. With a graphics diploma in one hand and a drink in the other, Isi is stuck in a strange place "between" university and real life.

Genre: Coming-of-Age Dramedy
Running time: 84 min.
Director: Helena Hufnagel
Screenwriters: Sina Flammang, Madeleine Fricke
Cast: Luise Heyer, Jytte-Merle Böhrnsen, Maxi Schafroth, u.v.m.
Co-production: Bayerischer Rundfunk, Film-Debut im Ersten, cocofilms
Funding: FFF Bayern

NEMEZ

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A young Russian-German, torn between love and his criminal past, struggles to make a fresh start in Berlin.

Genre: Coming-of-Age Drama
Running time: 93 min.
Director: Stanislav Güntner
Screenwriters: Stanislav Güntner, Alexei Mamedov
Cast: Mark Filatov, Emilia Schüle, u.v.m.
Co-production: ZDF Das kleine Fernsehspiel, Nominal Film
Funding: FFF Bayern (debut film)

THE CLASS ENEMY

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The order to seize cash leads Achim to Christoph, his very personal class enemy. Achim and Zorro have a score to settle with him from their pioneering days.

Genre: East-West Comedy
Running time: 31 min.
Director/Screenwriter: Martin Nudow
Cast: Christian Näthe, Thomas Kornack, u.v.m.
Co-production: Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR), HFF Munich
Funding: FFF Bayern (diploma film)

Development Slate

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INTO THE DESERT (WT)

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"Into the Desert" is the compelling story of a young couple lost in the Sahara Desert and the tragedy that follows.
Inspired by true events

Genre: Survival Thriller
Format: Feature Film
Director: Marco Kreutzpaintner
Screenwriter: Torben Maas
Funding: FFF Bayern (Screenplay)

DOWN, DAGMAR, DOWN! (WT)

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When long-term unemployed Arnie inherits his late great-aunt's pampered royal poodle Dagmar, chaos moves into his tranquil life.

Genre: Screwball-Comedy
Format: Feature Film
Director: Marco Petry
Screenwriters: Gustav Munkelmann, Marco Petry, Stefan Barth

THE ELF QUEEN (WT)

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Sometimes what you're most afraid of is exactly what you need most: The truth. "The Elf Queen" is about a failed family that can only find their way back to each other when no one is fooling themselves anymore. And certainly not themselves.

Genre: Dramedy
Format: Feature Film
Director: Félix Koch
Screenwriters: Lena Krumkamp, Torben Maas
Co-producer: SevenPictures Film GmbH
Funding: FFF Bayern (script and project development)

THE INCONCEIVABLE (WT)

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A Wehrmacht deserter hides in the woods of his homeland in 1941 and from then on must not only survive in the wilderness, but also escape some villagers who want to finally hunt down the traitor to the Fatherland who has been cleared for firing.

Based on true events

Genre: War drama 
Format: Miniseries (8 x 45 minutes)
Screenwriters: Angela Gilges, Christopher von Delhaes
Funding: FFF Bayern (script and project development)