Berlin-based Picture Tree Intl. has taken world sales rights to dark fairy-tale Heart of Stone, which stars Frederick Lau (Victoria), Henriette Confurius (Beloved Sisters) and Moritz Bleibtreu (Woman in Gold, Run Lola Run), who plays the devil.
Our project HEART OF STONE, based on Wilhelm Hauff`s fairy tale and to be directed by Christian Schwochow, received the 2nd production funding. This time from MDM, regional fund of Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia.
Our project HEART OF STONE, based on Wilhelm Hauff`s fairy tale and to be directed by Christian Schwochow, received production funding from MFG, regional fund of Baden-Württemberg - after MFG already supported script and project development.
After the huge success in Poland, where it meanwhile grossed more than 6 million US-Dollar, IN DARKNESS also hit US cinemas pretty successfully and grossed meanwhile over 1 million US-Dollar at US domestic box office. US ... Read more
The movie IN DARKNESS directed by Agnieszka Holland and produced by Berlin based company SCHMIDTz KATZE FILMKOLLEKTIV, starring German actors Benno Fürmann, Herbert Knaup and Maria Schrader opposite Robert ... Read more
Berlin, 6 April 2010 - After 7 weeks of filming in Berlin, Leipzig and Warsaw the shooting of HIDDEN (WT) finally wrapped in Lodz. This historical drama tells the true story about a group of Polish Jews who were hid in the sewers of the Nazi-occupied town of ... Read more
Berlin, January 29, 2010 – 1943, the Polish town of Lvov is occupied by the Nazis. Poverty grows. One day the selfish thief and burglar Leopold Socha encounters a group of Jewish refugees – and hides them for money in the labyrinth of the town’s ... Read more
Halle/Berlin, 23 November 2009 - The drama SIMON AND THE OAKS is based on a bestselling novel by Marianne Fredriksson. The German-Scandinavian coproduction started principle photography with director Lisa Ohlin at the Swedish West Coast near Gothenburg. ... Read more
Berlin, 5 Juni 2009 - Our project HEART OF STONE, based on the fairy tale by Wilhelm Hauff, gets development funding from MFG, regional fund of Baden-Württemberg. We are looking forward to cooperating and thank the MFG for believing in us and in the ... Read more
Berlin, 27 May 2009 - The movies TEMPORARY WIFE (2003) and SEX, HOPE AND LOVE (2005), have not only brought Swedish director Lisa Ohlin critical acclaim and recognition but were also successful at the local box-office. With her cosmopolitan upbringing in the ... Read more
SIMON AND THE OAKS has received a record 13 nominations for Sweden`s Guldbagge Awards, the local equivalent of the Oscars. In addition to the nominations for Best Picture, Best Director etc., there are also two German nominees: Jan ... Read more
Berlin, 5 May 2009 - As the first video community in Germany MyVideo.de starts its own on-line video store. Cineasts have free choice within different categories such as comedy, drama, action or SciFi. The Nowtilus´ VOD_BOX® enables thereby a dynamic ... Read more
by Martin Blaney - German production outfit Schmidtz Katze Filmkollektiv (SKF) is in Berlin to look for a three-picture slate of English-language thrillers. (...) The three projects are THE FACE, a supernatural thriller in the style of THE RING to be directed ... Read more
The international co-production SIMON AND THE OAKS (directed by: Lisa Ohlin, starring: Bill Skarsgård, Jan Josef Liefers, Helen Sjöholm, Katharina Schüttler et al.) has its world premiere at this year`s Filmfest Hamburg. The ... Read more
Halle, 17 November 2008 – More than 100 blockbusters, TV-series and animations are ready to start on http://movies.msn.de. As of now the films are legally available in full length, on high-quality standard and for free. As technology and content partner ... Read more
Cologne, 17 November 2008 - How do I conquer the heart of my beloved? The nine-year-old Mickey knows that exactly: by obstinacy, convincing facts, good genes and the most romantic declaration of love ever. The fact that Maria is nearly 20 years older does not ... Read more