Old-winner of a Golden Bear, Fatih Akin (‘Gegen die Wand’) and French director Francois Ozon belong to the wreath of directors, of whom the youngest film selected for the official section of the Berlin film festival. That has the Berlinale reported. Of Akin the horrorthriller ‘Der Goldene Handschuh’ (The Golden Glove) on a vrouwenmoordenaar in Hamburg in the premiere, Ozons film ‘Grace à Dieu’, about a paedophile priest, is out of competition films. The Berlinale 2019 will take place from 7 to 17 February.
Also filmmaker Angela Schanelec on Golden Bear hope. Of her was the gezinsdrama ‘Ich war thalassotherapy has a home, but’ I was at home, but..) is shown. Another German-speaking, female selected is Marie Kreutzer with ‘Der Boden unter den Füßen’ (The ground beneath the feet). Of the Turkish filmmaker Emin Alper is ‘A Tale of Three Sisters’ was shown and the Canadian Denis Coté, known from ‘Vic + Flo saw a bear’, the movie ‘Ghost Town ‘Anthology’.
In the section Berlinale Special is out of competition ” Brecht in the world premiere, a mini-tv series by Heinrich Breloer. Who made with ‘Manns (2001) and ‘Buddenbrooks’ (2008) already clear that he is at home in the German literature. ‘Brecht’ is definitely about the revolutionary toneelmaker Bertolt Brecht.