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COMING OF AGE wins

20.11.2015

Congratulations Tebhoho Edkins!
COMING OF AGE is having a very successful festival run so far and won several awards recently:

In October the film received the Jury award for Best Documentary at the10th Africa in Motion Documentary Competition, Edinburgh and Glasgow (UK), the Special Award Benedetto Senni at theTerra di Tutti Film Festival (Italy) and the Prix MONDE EN REGARDS at the 34th Jean Rouch International Film Festival (France).
In November it won the Prix du jury lycéen du documentaire at the Festival des Cinémas d'Afrique d'Apt (France).

Thanks to all the festivals and jurys for their dedicated work.

The film is also in the running of the IDFA Competition for Student Documentary in Amsterdam and the International Competitions of Porto/Post/Doc (Portugal) and Olympia International Film Festival (USA), so, finger's crossed!

 

MAGNETFILM Docs @ Festivals in November

30.10.2015

You can catch some of our recent documentaries at the following festivals in November 2015:

COMING OF AGE
IDFA Competition for Student Documentary, Netherlands, Nov 18-29
34th Festival International Jean Rouch, Int. Competition, France, Nov 6- Dec 6
Alpi Guilie Cinema, Italy, Nov - Dec
Festival des Nouveaux Cinémas Documentaires, France, Nov 19-26
Festival des Cinémas d'Afrique d'Apt, France, Nov 6-13
35th Amiens IFF, France Nov 13-21
Carthage Film Festival, Tunesia, Nov 21-28

THE DAY THE SUN FELL
Hiroshima IFF, Japan, Nov 21-23

GANGBÉ!
Visa for Music, Morrocco, Nov 11-14
Africadoc - Festival du film documentaire de Saint-Louis du Sénégal, France, Nov 23-28

THE GOOD LIFE - LA BUENA VIDA
Latinodocs Festival Toulouse, France, Nov 19

MY NAME IS SALT
Docs en Goguette, France, Nov 20-29

ORIGINAL COPY
17th Jio MAMI Mumbai FF, India, Oct 29 - Nov 5
Leeds IFF, UK, Nov 5-19

Enjoy all festival screenings!

Documentary Line-Up Fall 2015 Brochure

14.10.2015

Now that fall has arrived it's time to present our new DOCUMENTARY LINE-UP brochure which includes all latest titles like THE DAY THE SUN FELL by Aya Domenig and a sneak peak of films to come in 2016, like MY BROTHERS AND SISTERS IN THE NORTH (WT) by Sung Hyung-Cho or ÁLVARO SIZA by Matthias Frick.

More detailed news on these films will follow soon.

In the meantime, please have a look at the PDF brochure here.


ALS DIE SONNE VOM HIMMEL FIEL (THE DAY THE SUN FELL) by Aya Domenig

SUBOTIKA - LAND OF WONDERS added to Short Film Line-Up

02.10.2015

Festival hit SUBOTIKA - LAND OF WONDERS by renowned Swiss filmmaker Peter Volkart has been added to our Short Film Line-Up.

Enjoy the trailer on the film's website.

Subotika, a little-known island on the other side of the globe. Endeavouring to step up tourism in the Republic, the foreign minister commissions an advertising film. A film production about an enchanting country with extraordinary sights, grand visions and a couple of minor problems.

Please email to info@magnetfilm.de for an online screening link.

MAGNETFILM Docs @ Festivals in October

28.09.2015

You can catch some of our recent documentaries at the following festivals in October 2015:

COMING OF AGE
Reykjavík International Film Festival, Finland, Sep 24 - Oct 4
30.Unabhängiges FilmFest Osnabrück, Germany, Oct 1-11

GANGBÉ!
Weekend of Swiss Documentaries at the Documentary Film Center Moscow, Russia, Oct 9-11

THE GOOD LIFE - LA BUENA VIDA
18. Enviromental Film Festival CinemAmbiente, Int. Competition, Turin, Italy, Oct 6-11

MY NAME IS SALT
12. Filmfest Eberswalde - Provinziale, Int. Competiton, Germany, Oct 3-10
8th CMS VATAVARAN, Int. Competiton, India, Oct 9 to 13
16th Planet in Focus Enviromental Film Festival, Canada, Oct 21- 25
31st Haifa International Film Festival, Israel, Sept 26 - Oct 5

ORIGINAL COPY
Vancouver International Film Festival, Canada, Sept 24 - Oct 9
Yamagata International Documentary Film Festival, Japan, Oct 8–15
A Design Film Festival New York City, USA, Oct 8-9
Petaluma International Film Festival, USA, Oct 16-18
Jio Mami Mumbai Film Festival, India, Oct 29 - Nov 5

Enjoy all festival screenings!

Making Of "La Buena Vida" (c) Maschafilm