Thursday, March 30, 2017

IN: “Toni Erdmann” Showing at Keystone Art Cinema

February 16, 2017 by  
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The German movie “Toni Erdmann,” nominated for an Oscar as best foreign language film, will be showing at Keystone at the Crossing from February 17-22. Location: Keystone Art Cinema, 8702 Keystone Crossing, Indianapolis, IN, 46240 For more information, visit Keystone Art Cinema’s website by clicking here. ___________________________________________

Berlin and Beyond Film Festival Honors Maria Schrader

January 31, 2017 by  
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Don’t miss Maria Schrader at the Berlin & Beyond Film Festival in San Francisco! On February 4th, the talented and multiple award-winning German actress (screen and stage), director, and screenwriter Maria Schrader will be honored with the festival’s first-ever Career Achievement Award, and screening her latest work as director – the historical and timely film: […]

Countdown to the Golden Globes

January 7, 2017 by  
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Handicapping Hollywood’s Award Season By Jenny Peters It’s that time of year in Hollywood, when everyone dusts off their tuxedoes, pulls the family jewels out of the vault (to pair with spectacular ball gowns, of course) and begins attending the seemingly endless rounds of awards celebrations that mark the culmination of the 2016 year in […]

CA/L.A.: American Film Institute Fest 2016

November 2, 2016 by  
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AFI FEST 2016 presented by Audi has unveiled its expansive, annual World Cinema lineup. World Cinema showcases the most acclaimed international films of the year and features 33 films from 28 countries, including seven official Best Foreign Language Film Oscar® entries: DEATH IN SARAJEVO (DIR Danis Tanović), THE HAPPIEST DAY IN THE LIFE OF OLLI […]

CA/L.A.: Screening of Austria’s Oscar Entry

October 24, 2016 by  
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Dor Film is proud to present STEFAN ZWEIG: FAREWELL TO EUROPE, Austria’s Official Entry for the Best Foreign Language Film – 89th Academy Awards®, written and directed by Maria Schrader (one of Germany’s most acclaimed actresses, best known for her award-winning lead role in “Aimee & Jaguar” and for the internationally renowned TV series “Deutschland […]

Germany and Austria Take 3 Student Oscars Home!

September 17, 2015 by  
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German Student-Director Ilker Çatak wins Gold Medal at Student Academy Awards 2015! The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences tonight honored 15 student winners from colleges and universities around the world at the 42nd Student Academy Awards ceremony, held at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.  The Gold, Silver and Bronze Medal awards […]

Beloved Sisters to represent Germany for the 87th Oscars®

August 27, 2014 by  
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Dominik Graf’s feature film BELOVED SISTERS  will represent Germany as the official submission for the 87th Academy Awards®  for Best Foreign Language Film. This was decided by an independent jury in Munich, which was appointed by German Films to preside over the selection process. The nine-person jury, under the chairmanship of Peter Herrmann, substantiated its […]

Austrian Academy Award winner Maximilian Schell is dead

February 1, 2014 by  
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Maximilian Schell is dead. The Austrian actor became the first German-language actor to win an Oscar in the post-war era, in 1962, for his role in the “Judgment at Nuremberg.” which he won over Paul Newman in “The Hustler”. Later he was honored with nominations for “The Man in the Glass Booth” in 1975, and […]

Oldest living Oscar Winner – Luise Rainer

February 25, 2012 by  
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At age 102, the German actress Luise Rainer is the oldest Academy Award winner. Born January 12th 1910 in Düsseldorf, she was also the first woman to win two Academy Awards, and the first person to win them consecutively. In 1937 she won the Best Actress in a Leading Role Award for “The Great Ziegfield” […]

Academy Awards Nominee Luncheon

February 16, 2010 by  
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Austrian Actor and Best Supporting Actor front runner Christoph Waltz Read about other German and Austrian Nominees Waltz in Time Magazine German American Sandra Bullock