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New Doc Line-up addition: Gaza Surf Club

12.10.2016

We are happy to announce that Berlin-based Little Bridge Pictures documentary film GAZA SURF CLUB is the newest addition to our Fall/Winter Line-up. Directed by Philip Gnadt and co-director Mickey Yamine, the film follows three surfers in the “the world’s largest open-air prison”, the Gaza Strip.

The film had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival and will be shown next at IDFA in the 'Best of Fests' section. The theatrcial release in Germany via Farbfilm Verleih is planned for spring 2017.

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Festival Doc News

05.10.2016

Big congratulations are in order as OIGINAL COPY just won "Best Picture" and "Best Director" in the Documentary Features Competition at Fantastic Fest in Austin (USA) and LA BUENA VIDA took the main award as "Best Documentary" in the Boston Latino International Film Festival (USA).

Now we have all our finger's crossed for YOHJI YAMAMOTO | DRESSMAKER and ARLETTE in the New Filmmakers Competiton in 40. MOSTRA – São Paulo International Film Festival (Brazil) in October!
The festival will also host the international premiere of MY BROTHERS AND SISTERS IN THE NORTH in the Panorama section.

Magnetfilm Docs @ Festivals in October

26.09.2016

You can watch our documentaries at the following festivals in October 2016:

ARLETTE
"New Filmmakers Competition", São Paulo IFF, Brazil Oct 20 -Nov 2

LA BUENA VIDA
Bozcaada Int. Festival of Ecological Documentary, Turkey, Oct 12-16
Int. Documentary FF DocumentaQro, Mexico, Sep 30 - Oct 8

MY BROTHERS AND SISTERS IN THE NORTH
São Paulo IFF, Brazil Oct 20 -Nov 2

ORIGINAL COPY
South Asian Film Festival Florida, USA, Oct 1-3
Indian FF The Hague, Netherlands, Oct 5-12

THE OTHER HALF OF THE SKY
"Int. Documentary Competition", Zurich FF Switzerland, Sep 22 - Oc 2

YOHJI YAMAMOTO | Dressmaker
Vancouver IFF, Canada, Sep 29 - Oct 14
FashionArtCinema (MoeKunstiKino), Estonia, Oct 6-12
Milano Design FF, Italy, Oct 6-9
"New Filmmakers Competition", São Paulo IFF, Brazil Oct 20 -Nov 2

Enjoy all festival screenings!

HELLO I AM DAVID! - Now Available on NETFLIX

31.08.2016

We are pleased to announce that our documentary HELLO I AM DAVID! A JOURNEY WITH DAVID HELFGOTT will be available to watch instantly worldwide on Netflix August 30, 2016.

You can watch the trailer here

 

Magnetfilm Docs @ Festivals in September

31.08.2016

You can watch our documentaries at the following festivals in September 2016:

LA BUENA VIDA
Festival de Cine Verde de Barichara, Festiver, Colombia, Sep 21-25
Boston Latino Film Festival, "Documentary Competition", USA, Sep 29 - Oct 2

ORIGINAL COPY
A Design Festival Singapore, Sep 1-11
Focus on Asia Fukuoka IFF, Japan, Sep 15-25
Fantastic Fest in Austin, "Documentary Competition", USA Sep 22-29
Split Film Festival, Croatia, Sep 10-18

YOHJI YAMAMOTO | Dressmaker
A Design Festival Singapore, Singapore, Sep 1-11
Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles, Fashion + Film Series, USA, Sep 21-28
Vancouver International Film Festival, Canada, Sept 29 – Oct 14

Enjoy all festival screenings!