news archive

2017 February

Our latest acquisition: On the trail of my father

We're proud to announce our new acquisition On the Trail of my Father


2017-02-02

2017 January

Our latest acquisition: #Screamers

We're proud to announce our new acquisition #Screamers


2017-01-31

Our latest acquisition: The Chronicles of Melanie

We're proud to announce our new acquisition The Chronicles of Melanie


2017-01-10

2016 September

Our latest acquisition: The Prince Of Crime

We're proud to announce our new acquisition The Prince Of Crime


2016-09-23

2016 July

"Attack Of The Lederhosenzombies" attacks in Korea !

Attack of the Lederhosenzombies Our zombie comedy is invited to the Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival.


Read more...2016-07-21

2016 April

Market Screening at Marché du Film

This is Hel This is Hel : Friday 13th, 14h, Lerins 3.
Enclave Enclave: Sunday 15th, 14h, Lerins 3.
Heavysaurs Heavysaurs: Monday 16th, 15h30, Riviera 2.


2016-04-22

2015 December

Our latest acquisition: Attack of the Lederhosenzombies

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Attack of the Lederhosenzombies


2015-12-16

Our latest acquisition: Other Girls

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Other Girls


2015-12-16

2015 October

"The Prosecutor the Defender the Father and his Son" in Competition in Tallinn

We're proud to announce that our new acquisition The Prosecutor the Defender the Father and his Son will be in Competition at the Black Nights Film Festival in Tallinn. Screening date: 19th of November!


Read more...2015-10-23

Our latest acquisition: Raffi

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Raffi


Read more...2015-10-22

2015 May

Our latest acquisition: No Babies On The Field

We're proud to announce our new acquisition No Babies On The Field


2015-05-06

2015 April

Our latest acquisition: Bad Luck

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Bad Luck


2015-04-30

2015 January

Our latest acquisition: The Island of Secrets

We are proud to announce our new acquisition The Island of Secrets

15-year-old Toni has been forced to take a vacation in Greece with his dad, new step-mother and his two stepbrothers, 11 and 15 years old. While there, Toni meets a beautiful local girl named Adriana who is suddenly kidnapped. Toni understands he needs
his stepbrothers’ help to save Adriana. All together they will jump into the adventure of their life.

Read more...2015-01-09

2014 December

87th Academy Awards

ELELWANI has been selected as the official Southafrican entry for the best Foreign Language Film at the 87th Academy Awards. NEVER DIE YOUNG has been selected as the entry for Luxembourg.


2014-12-18

2014 September

Shirley - Visions of Reality Releases

We're proud to announce that Shirley - Visions of Reality is being released in Germany by Rendezvous Film, in France by KMBO and in Belgium by La Cinematek Royale de Belgique.


2014-09-19

A Place Called Home wins 7 awards at the CYIFF

Maria Douza's drama A Place Called Home has won 7 awards at the 9th Cyprus International Film Festival including the Golden Aphrodite for Best Feature Film.

Congratulations to the whole production team for this achievement! Here are the awards in detail:

GOLDEN APHRODITE AWARD for BEST FEATURE - Maria Douza.
BEST SCRIPT - Maria Douza
BEST LEADING ACTRESS - Myrto Alikaki,
BEST LEADING ACTOR - Elias Logothetis, ,
BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC SCORE - Anna Stereopoulou,
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY - Zafiris Epaminondas,
BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN - Steficon

Read more...2014-09-16

2014 August

Whispers Behind The Wall @ Fantastic Fest Austin

We're proud to announce that Whispers Behind The Wall is invited to the Fantastic Fest in Austin September 18th to 25th!


2014-08-20

2014 July

Our latest acquisition: Dreams of a Clown

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Dreams of a Clown directed by Dieter Auner (Off the Beaten Track). The film shows the life of a family in a travelling circus.

‘Dreams of a Clown’ is a universal yet intimate portrait of a family seen through the eyes of 8 year old Blake Gerbola, who is dreaming of following in his father’s big footsteps.

Read more...2014-07-08

2014 June

Theatrical Release of Keep Rollin' in Germany

Camino Filmverleih released the German-Swiss production in German cinemas on June 5th! Keep Rollin' will be released in Switzerland in 2014 by Praesens Film.

The film was directed by Stefan Hillebrand and Oliver Paulus - both already experienced directors. The sporty Swiss actor Joel Basman convinces in his performance of a quadriplegic teenage boy, fighting is way back to life!

Read more...2014-06-11

2014 May

Theatrical Release of Shirley - Visions of Reality in Holland

Deutsch’s first feature film Shirley - Visions of Reality is released in EYE and national film theatres on 29 May. Gustav Deutsch is in EYE to attend the premiere.

The complementary programme for the premiere includes a screening of Deutsch’s FILM IST. a girl & a gun to live music and a master class by Deutsch and art director Hanna Schimek.

Find more information on the Special Screenings at www.eyefilm.nl

Read more...2014-05-27

A Place Called home wins award in San Francisco

We are very proud to announce that our film A Place Called Home won the Astron Best Feature Film Award at the 11th San Francisco Greek Film Festival.


2014-05-17

Official Trailer for London Payback

We're proud to present our official Trailer for London Payback a gangster film directed by Ben Pickering.


2014-05-06

2014 April

The Invention of Love: Release in Germany

We are very happy to announce that The Invention of Love directed by Lola Randl is being released in German cinemas on Friday May 2nd by distributor NFP.


2014-04-29

Whispers Behind The Wall exclusive on alleskino.de

Since Easter fans can exclusively watch the thriller Whispers Behind The Wall directed by Grzegorz Muskala on the VOD platform www.alleskino.de in Germany. The film is number one on the platform since almost one week!


2014-04-29

Screening dates at the Marché du Film

We are very happy to announce our market screenings in Cannes:

London Payback - PALAIS H - 14/05/2014 3:30 pm
Keep Rollin' - RIVIERA 2 - 14/05/2014 5:30 pm
Looking for Maria Sanchez - LERINS 1 - 20/05/2014 1:30 pm
Fever- RIVIERA 2 - 18/05/2014 9:30 am

For appointments please contact us directly! Otherwise we are very happt to welcome you at our booth:

Riviera – Stand G2

Read more...2014-04-25

Our latest acquisition: Keep Rollin'

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Keep Rollin' directed by Stefan Hillebrand and Oliver Paulus featuring Joel Basman (The Monument Men).


2014-04-24

Our latest acquisition: London Payback

We're proud to announce our new acquisition London Payback by director Ben Pickering featuring Matt Di Angelo and Lili Bordán.


2014-04-24

Our latest acquisition: Looking for Maria Sanchez

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Looking for Maria Sanchez by director Bruno Irizarry featuring Lin-Manuel Miranda and Dayanara Torres!


2014-04-23

Our latest acquisition: Kafka, Ganja, Maniacs

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Kafka, Ganja, Maniacs by director Kurt Palm! The film is premiering at the Crossing Europe Film festival and will have its Austrian release end of Apirl.


2014-04-20

EastWest @ Marché du Film

We are very happy to welcome you at our booth in Cannes this year! Plese note that we have a new location:

Riviera – Stand G2

Feel free to contact us regarding appointments already and Happy Easter!


2014-04-18

2014 February

Our latest acquisition: Fever

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Fever by director Elfi Mikesch starring Eva Mattes and Martin Wuttke. The film will be screened at the BERLINALE PANORAMA.

Fever is a story about finding forgiveness and coming to terms with the past.

Screening dates for the upcoming Berlinale:
Feb. 11th - 7:30pm - CineStarIMAX
Feb. 12th - 5:45pm - CineStar 3
Feb. 13th - 2pm - International

Read more...2014-02-03

Our latest acquisition: Gabriel

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Gabriel a film by director Mikolaj Haremski. The film has already been screened at the Montreal World Film Festival and at the Schlingen Film Festival, where it got a honorary mention.

It is a story about a kid looking for his father and going on a rather dangerous journey. Buth with a little help of friends and/or guardian angels, everything seems possible.

The film will be screened at the market at EFM:
Feb. 6th - 4:45 - CinemaxX 13

Read more...2014-02-03

2014 January

Our latest acquisition: A Place Called Home

We're proud to announce our new acquisition A Place Called Home a film by director Maria Douza starring Myrto Alikaki, Mirjana Karanovic and Elias Logothesis.

The film is dealing with the social topic of uprooting and seperation from family and home.

The next possibility to see the movie is at EFM. The market screening will be on Feb. 11th at 4:40 pm in CinemaxX 11.
We would be very happy to see you there!

Read more...2014-01-29

Our latest acquisition: The Invention of Love

We're proud to announce our new acquisition The Invention of Love.

It is a bizarre story of love sold, with a great cast (Sunnyi Melles, Bastian Trost, Samuel Finzi, Mario Adorf and many more) and based on true events.

The next opportunity to see the film is at EFM. Market screening is on February 10th at 12:15pm in the CinemaxX 13.

Read more...2014-01-23

Whispers Behind The Wall at the Festival in Rotterdam

We are very happy to announce that Whispers Behind The Wall is screened in Rotterdam! Read more to see the screening details:

Screening details:

25-jan-2014 18:30 19:59 Pathé 6
26-jan-2014 13:00 14:29 Oude Luxor
30-jan-2014 22:15 23:44 Pathé 3
01-feb-2014 18:30 19:59 Pathé 5

The next possibility to see the movie is at EFM in Berlin:

10-feb-2014 15:45 CinemaxX 13

Read more...2014-01-22

Our latest acquisition: Whispers Behind The Wall

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Whispers Behind The Wall, a thriller directed by Grzegorz Muskala.

The film is telling the story of Martin's first love, who turned out to be a horror trip rather then a romantic story. Whispers Behind The Wall is screened at the festival in Rotterdam this year.

Here are the screening details:

25-jan-2014 18:30 19:59 Pathé 6
26-jan-2014 13:00 14:29 Oude Luxor
30-jan-2014 22:15 23:44 Pathé 3
01-feb-2014 18:30 19:59 Pathé 5

The next possibility to see the movie is at EFM in Berlin:

10-feb-2014 15:45 CinemaxX 13

Read more...2014-01-21

2013 December

Happy Holidays

We wish everybody Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
The office will be closed during the holidays and we'll be at your service again on January 7th.


2013-12-20

Nominations for the Austrian Film Prize

Two of EastWest films has been nominated for the Austrian Film Prize. Shirley - Visions of Reality got 4 nominations in the categories "Best Camera" (DOP Jerzy Palacz), "Best Music", "Best Make-Up", "Best Production Design".

We're also proud to announce that Natalie Press has been nominated as "Best Actress" for her performance in Where I Belong. The film also got a nomination in the category "Best Production Design". Congratulations to all the nominees.

Read more...2013-12-17

Shirley - Visions of Reality Korean release

Shirley - Visions of reality is travelling to Korea, the Korean premiere will be held on December 26th in Seoul.


2013-12-17

2013 November

SHIRLEY - Visions of Reality @ Camerimage Intl. Film Festival

Shirley - Visions of Reality on the fast lane!

The film has just recently won the "Mehrwertpreis der Ersten Bank" at the Viennale as best feature film and is also in competition at the Camerimage in Poland next week.

Camerimage Intl. Film Festival is the most important festival for cinematographers, which makes this nomination an even greater honor. Legends like Tom Stern (DOP Million Dollar Baby, The Hunger Games) or Ed Lachman (DOP The Virgin Suicides, Erin Brockovich) are part of the jury.

Congratulations to Gustav Deutsch and Jerzy Palacz (Director of Photography) for this accomplishment!

Read more...2013-11-15

2013 October

Michael Sheen wins BAFTA Cymru Best Actor award

Michael Sheen (Frost/Nixon, Midnight in Paris, Twilight Saga) was awarded for his performance in The Gospel of Us as Best Actor with the BAFTA Cymru award.

For those who are not familiar with the price: "The British Academy Cymru Awards is Wales’ most prestigious ceremony of its kind, celebrating excellence in entertainment and broadcasting." We're very happy for him and the whole Rondo Media Production Team! The Gospel of us will be released in Australia/New Zealand in December.

Read more...2013-10-09

2013 August

Our latest acquisition: Life's no piece of cake

We are proud to announce our new acquisition Life's No Piece Of Cake by director André Erkau.

Life, death, love and conflicts, 3 generations of the same family facing how life is no piece of cake !

Read more...2013-08-09

2013 July

Shirley - Visions of Reality sold to 10 countries

After the successful screenings at the Berlinale the drama directed by Gustav Deutsch and inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper, has been doing well in sales.

In fact the EastWest team managed to sell the movie to 10 territories and apply for the Media Selective Fund.

Read more...2013-07-10

2013 May

Our latest acquisition: Never Die Young

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Never Die Young by director Pol Cruchten.

This drama is a biographical piece about Guido, whose addiction to Heroin almost cost him his life... twice. The poetic adaptions were developed by Christopher Hampton (English) and Daniel Kehlmann (German).

Read more...2013-05-03

Our latest acquisition: Shirley - Visions of Reality

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Shirley - Visions of Reality by director Gustav Deutsch.

In this arthouse piece of work 13 of Edward Hopper's paintings are brought alive, telling the story of a woman,
whose thoughts, emotions and contemplation let us observe an era in American history.

Read more...2013-05-02

2013 April

EastWest Screenings in Cannes

EastWest is pleased to invite you to the following screenings at the Marché du Film:

Shirley - Visions of Reality - LERINS 2 - May 22nd - 12am

The Closed Circuit - LERINS 2 - May 15th - 2pm

Cycle - 3D Screening - RIVIERA 3 - May 22nd - 4pm

Read more...2013-04-30

Our latest acquisition: The Closed Circuit

We're proud to announce our new acquisition The Closed Circuit by director Ryszard Bugajski. The film is a Polish political thriller based on true events over a corruption scandal in Poland.

Shocking, astounding and revolting, this movie is based on true events...

Read more...2013-04-29

Combat Girls release in France

We're proud to announce that Combat Girls has been released in French theaters by UFO Distribution.

David Wnendt's first feature film about Marisa a girl in the Neo-Nazi scene, is screened in 19 cinemas starting March 27th. For more information visit the UFO Distribution website and check out the French Trailer!

Read more...2013-04-26

Off The Beaten Track - Germany Release

Off The Beaten Track - the documentary about shepherds in the North of Transylvania - is going to be released in Germany by Barnsteiner Film in May.

Check out the Official German Trailer:

Read more...2013-04-25

ELELWANI selected for Forum at the BERLINALE 2013

EastWest is proud to announce that Elelwani by director Ntshavheni Wa Luruli has been elected to participate at the 63rd Berlinale!

We'd like to welcome you to one of the official screenings for ELELWANI

Saturday Feb 9th | 09:30 am | CinemaxX6 | Press

Sunday Feb 10th | 09:30 pm | CinemaxX4

Monday Feb 11th | 02:00 pm | Delphi-Filmpalast

Tuesday Feb 12th | 04:30 pm | CineStar 8

Friday Feb 15th | 05:30 pm | Arsenal

Read more...2013-04-24

2013 March

EastWest latest acquisition: Cycle

We're proud to announce or new acquisition Cycle.

"Cycle" is a computer-generated motion-capture sci-fi feature film by director and producer Zoltán Sóstai, which won best feature film at the Arizona Underground Film Festival and which screened at the London International Sci-Fi Film Festival.

Read more...2013-03-14

EastWest latest acquisition: Kurt Palm Portraits

We're proud to announce or new cooperation with Austrian producer Fischer Film, adding some archive titles by Kurt Palm to our collection.

Austrian Humor is sometimes quirky, mostly satiric, often shocking, in some cases witty, but Austrian Humor is always KURT PALM!

Read more...2013-03-05

2013 February

EastWest latest acquisition: Animation movies

We're happy to announce a new co-operation agreement with UKs Evergreen Entertainment, allowing us to add animated movies to our film catalogue.

Three of the new titles target families and kids and are productions from Hungary in the case of "Micropolis" and "The Wheelers" and India/Canada in the case of "Krazzy Planet".

Read more...2013-02-14

2013 January

Chatrak to be released in France

The third film Chatrak directed by Vimukthi Jayasundara, official selection in Cannes Directors' Fortnight, will be released in France on February 6th 2012 by Equation.


2013-01-31

CORRIDOR to be released in Germany and Austria

The thriller directed by Johan Lundborg & Johan Storm (also known as ISOLERAD) is going to be released in Germany January 31st by Barnsteiner and in Austria February 8th by Filmladen.


2013-01-07

Our latest acquisition: Coline

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Coline

Ralph is convinced that he is about to pull off an effortlessly lucrative drug deal, so he persuades his friend Alex, a small-time dealer, to partner up with him.

With friends like these, who needs enemies?

Read more...2013-01-03

2012 December

EastWest's Christmas-Greetings

The EastWest office is closed for the Christmas holidays until Monday, January 7th.

We wish you Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!


2012-12-03

The Good Neighbour wins in Malaga

We are very proud to announce that our thriller The Good Neighbour has been awarded twice at the Fancine Film Festival in Malaga.

Stephan Rick and Silja Clemens won in the category "Best Script" and Charly Hübner received the prize as "Best Actor". Congratulations to the whole production team!

Read more...2012-12-02

Metropolis Prize 2012

The Metropolis Prize has been presented for the second time by the Federal Directors Association in Germany and two of our movies were successful. Charly Hübner (The Good Neighbour) was named best actor and David Wnendt (Combat Girls) was awarded in the category "Best Young Director"!


2012-12-01

2012 November

Our latest acquisition: The Gospel of Us

We're proud to announce our new acquisition The Gospel of Us

EastWest is proud to present its new drama starring MICHAEL SHEEN. The theatrical contemporary re-telling of the Passion takes place across the town of Port Talbot, with its inhabitants as its cast, crew and heroes!

Read more...2012-11-28

EFA Selection 2012

47 films are in selection for the European Film Awards this year.

EastWest is proud to announce that Combat Girls is among them. The nominations will be announced on November 3rd. For more information visit the EFA website.

Read more...2012-11-09

2012 October

Our latest acquisition: Elelwani

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Elelwani about a young woman coming back after graduation to her parents home on the countryside.

She is trying to follow her heart, when forced to respect her parent's wish to marry the local king.

Read more...2012-10-15

THE PATH TO THE PAST to be released in Germany

The drama The Path to the Past directed by Didi Danquart (also known as Bittere Kirschen) will be released in Germany on September 13th 2012 by Filmlichter.


2012-10-03

2012 September

Our latest acquisition: Where I Belong

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Where I Belong about a young girl - Rosemarie - trying to find her way and the place she really belongs.


2012-09-20

RAMMBOCK to have its US TV premiere

The zombie flick, also known as BERLIN UNDEAD will have its North American TV premiere on Chiller, the horror channel, on Sept 14th at 9pm.


2012-09-14

2012 August

HAROLD'S GOING STIFF to be released in the UK

The Zombie comedy Harold's Going Stiff directed by Keith Wright will have its theatrical release in the UK on the 6th of August.

"One of the coolest film this year" according to totalfilm.com

Read more...2012-08-06

2012 May

Combat Girls awarded in Limassol

David Wnendt has been awarded at the 10th International Cuprus Film Days Film Festival. The movie Combat Girls won the prize for Best Film! Congratulations!


2012-05-04

Our latest acquisition: Welcome to the Machine

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Welcome to the Machine about the 12 Commandments of music business brought together in one film.


2012-05-02

2012 April

CORRIDOR to be released in Latvia and Sweden in June

Corridor will be released in Latvia on June 2nd, 2012, by Rija Film and in Sweden on June 29th by Triart Films.


2012-04-29

THE GOOD NEIGHBOUR to be broadcasted on May 30th

The film The Good Neighbour produced by ZDF will be broadcasted on May 30th at 8:15pm on the German TV channel ARD!


2012-04-29

Theatrical Release for Miss Kicki in Germany

The Swedish drama Miss Kicki will have its theatrical release in Germany on July 26th!


2012-04-28

Our latest acquisition: The Creators

We're proud to announce our new acquisition The Creators about the young generation of artists in South Africa, a film that offers a powerful portrait of the country through the eyes of its artists.


2012-04-24

Combat Girls awarded with the German Film Prize 2012

David Wnendt's Drama Combat Girls has been awarded

in the categories:

Best Feature (Bronze)

Best Script (David Wnendt)

Best Actress (Alina Levshin)

Read more...2012-04-22

Alina Levshin awarded in Schwerin

Alina Levshin wins the price for Best New Actress at the Filmkunstfest in Schwerin.


2012-04-20

Wavumba awarded Best Documentary in TRIBECA

EastWest is proud to announce that the documentary Wavumba won the prize for Best New Documentary at the film festival in Tribeca.


2012-04-18

2012 March

Award for Combat Girls

EastWest is proud to announce that the coming of age drama Combat Girls got the Youth Jury Award at the festival Mamers en Mars (France).


2012-03-30

CORRIDOR to be released in Hungary

The Swedish psycho thriller Corridor starring Peter Stormare will hit the Hungarian cinemas on May 24th.

Vertigo Media will release the film.

Read more...2012-03-28

2012 February

Our latest acquisition: Wavumba

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Wavumba

Wavumba is a Dutch documentary about a fisherman somewhere in Kenya. Director Jeroen van Velzen shows a world full of fantasy where the sea has a spirit, men can talk to fish, and seahorses dance on the waves.

Read more...2012-02-13

Rammbock released in Poland

The Horror Love Story Rammbock was released by Spectator Film on February 10th 2012 in Polish Cinemas!


2012-02-08

Eurochannel celebrates Swedish Films with EastWest

The US TV channel will celebrate Swedish cinema in March with a special broadcast of our four films: Corridor , Wonderful and Loved by All , Wolf and Miss Kicki.


2012-02-06

2012 January

Combat Girls released in Poland today

The German coming of age drama Combat Girls is being released today (January 27th) in the Polish cinemas.

Spectator is the distributor.

Read more...2012-01-27

Screening Details EFM


The screening details for our movies at the EFM are set.

We would be happy to see you at one of them!

Harold's Going Stiff
Thursday Feb 9th | 3pm | CinemaxX 11

Combat Girls
Friday Feb 10th | 11:30 | CinemaxX 1

Gypsy Spirit
Monday Feb 13th | 1:15pm | Parliament

The Magic of Hope
Monday Feb 13th | 09:30 | CinemaxX 11

Read more...2012-01-26

French release for OFF THE BEATEN TRACK

The Romanian feature documentary Off The Beaten Track has its theatrical release in France on January 25th.

The film is distributed by ASC Distribution.

Read more...2012-01-23

2011 December

Combat Girls awarded with Bavarian TV-prize

Congratulations to Jella Haase and David Wnendt, who have been awarded with the Bavaria TV-prize 2011 in the categories "Best young actress" and "Best young director" for their work on Combat Girls.


2011-12-30

Our latest acquisition: Gypsy Spirit

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Gypsy Spirit.

This movie is an Austrian/Indian documentary from director Klaus Hundsbichler about famous Austrian guitarist Harri Stojka and his journey to the roots of Gypsy music. Harri is accompanied by his friend and violinist Mosa and his guitar.

Read more...2011-12-20

Off the Beaten Track nominated for Best Documentary

We are proud to announce that Dieter Auner's documentary Off The Beaten Track has been nominated for Best Documentary Film at the Irish Film & TV Awards 2012!


2011-12-19

2011 November

Silke Olthoff gets editing-award for Rammbock

Filmplus - the forum for Editing and Montage Art awarded Silke Olthoff for her work on Rammbock. Congratulations!


2011-11-28

Combat Girls & The Good Neighbour awarded in Lünen

Combat Girls won the "Youth Director's Award" as well as the prize for "Best Scenography" at the Kinofest in Lünen.
Our new acquisition The Good Neighbour was awarded in the category "Best Music"! Congratulations!


2011-11-24

Combat Girls awarded in Baden-Baden

Director David Wnendt got the MFG-Star 2011 in Baden-Baden for his debut Combat Girls.


2011-11-15

THE MAGIC OF HOPE nominated at ASECAN

We proudly announce that The Magic of Hope by Paco Torres has been nominated in four categories:

Best Film / Best Director / Best Script / Best Music - at the ASECAN Film Awards. Congratulations to Paco Torres and the whole production team!

Read more...2011-11-09

DVD Release for Trapped in UK

The film Trapped is now available for rent and will be available for purchase on January 12th, 2012.

The distributor is High Fliers Films.

Read more...2011-11-03

Our latest acquisition: Harold's Going Stiff

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Harold's Going Stiff

This film is a British comedy from director Keith Wright about Harold who is the first victim of a new disease that is slowly turning him into a zombie-like state. But then along comes Penny...

Read more...2011-11-03

Midsummer Madness on KWSU

Alexander Hahn's comedy Midsummer Madness is going to be broadcasted on US TV channel KWSU on December 22nd!


2011-11-01

2011 October

Award for Off the Beaten Track

Congratulations to Dieter Auner who won a Special Award at Astra Film Festival for Off The Beaten Track!!


2011-10-30

Wolf hits Polish Cinemas

We are proud to announce that on December 9th Wolf is being released in Polish Cinemas by Spectator.


2011-10-28

Worldrevolution in France

DVD release for Worldrevolution in France!


2011-10-25

Alina Levshin wins in Sao Paolo

Alina Levshin was awarded in the category "Best Actress" at the international film festival "Mostra" in Sao Paolo, for her performance in "Combat Girls".


2011-10-21

PRIX GENEVE-EUROPE

Combat Girls has been awarded as best TV Fiction Script 2011 by a Newcomer.

The jury's citation on the script: "The script explores the motivations which drive young girls into the arms of extremist demagogues. The jury was impressed by the way the writer succeeded in telling a universal story in a particular arena, made very plausible." Congratulations to David Wnendt!

Read more...2011-10-21

DVD-Release for Rammbock

Rammbock aka BERLIN UNDEAD has been released on DVD in France!


2011-10-15

Our latest acquisition: The Good Neighbour

We're proud to announce our new acquisition The Good Neighbour

This film is a German psycho thriller from director Stephan Rick. It is the story of David who starts a new life and his neighbour Robert who wants to be a part of it - at any cost.

Read more...2011-10-14

Worldrevolution hits German Cinemas

Klaus Hundsbichler's documentary Worldrevolution will be released in Germany October 13th 2011!


2011-10-06

Theatrical Release for Corridor

We are proud to announce that Corridor is going to be released in Polish theatres on October 28th by Spectator.


2011-10-02

2011 September

Grand Prix Award for Off the Beaten Track

We proudly announce that Dieter Auner's documentary about the life of a shepherd family in North Transylvania - Off The Beaten Track - won the Grand Prix Award at the Jahorina International Environmental and Touristic Film Festival in Bosnia.


2011-09-30

Special Mention for Combat Girls

We proudly announce that Combat Girls was honourably mentioned by the jury during the 7th film festival in Zurich.


2011-09-24

Chatrak @ Festival do Rio

We are pleased to announce that Chatrak aka Mushrooms is going to be screened in Rio de Janeiro.


2011-09-01

2011 August

Best Cinematography Prize for Chatrak

CHANNA DESHAPRIYA has been awarded with the prize for Best Cinematography for his work on Chatrak at the 2nd international Film Forum in Zadar. Congratulations to Channa and the whole production team!


2011-08-30

Combat Girls nominated for PRIX GENÈVE-EUROPE

David Wnendts Coming-Of-Age Drama Combat Girls has been nominated for the Prix Genéve-Europe at the 25th edition of Prix Europa, the European Broadcasting Festival.

The results will be announced at the PRIX EUROPA 2011 Awards Ceremony on Saturday evening, October 29th.

Read more...2011-08-27

Prize for Off the Beaten Track

We are proud to announce that the documentary Off The Beaten Track has been awarded with the "LESSINIA D'ARGENTO" at the 17th Film Festival della Lessinia. Congratulations to Dieter Auner and the entire production team!


2011-08-23

Chatrak awarded in Seoul

We are proud to announce that Chatrak aka Mushrooms has been awarded with the "Movie College Award" at the 5th CINDI Film Festival in Seoul. Congratulations to Vimukthi Jayasundara and the entire production team!


2011-08-19

First Steps Award for Combat Girls

We are proud to announce that Combat Girls has been awarded with the "First Steps Award" - the German Young Talent Prize - in the category "Best Feature-Length Film". Congratulations to David Wnendt and the entire Combat Girls team!


2011-08-03

Chatrak @ Toronto IFF

We are pleased to announce that Chatrak aka Mushrooms has been invited to Toronto International Filmfestival and we would be delighted to see you at the screenings.


2011-08-01

2011 July

Rammbock on I tunes

Rammbock is number one in the US I tunes horror charts only one week after start.


2011-07-29

2011 June

Theatrical Releases in Poland

We are proud to announce that following titles of the EastWest catalogue will be released in Polish Cinemas by Spectator:

A Real Life - August 5th

The Way Beyond - August 26th

Corridor - October 28th


2011-06-15

2011 May

Our latest acquisition: The Magic of Hope

We're proud to announce our new acquisition The Magic of Hope aka El Vuelo del Tren, a Spanisch drama from director Paco Torres. It is a beautiful story about a mother-daughter relationship and the challenges lifes makes them face together.


2011-05-31

COMBAT GIRLS at MUNICH FILMFEST

The movie Combat Girls will have its world premiere at the Filmfest in Munich.

The fest was established in 1983 and is a summer film festival with over 65 000 admissions, over 2 500 film industry professionals from around the world and over 600 members of the press.

Read more...2011-05-25

EastWest Cannes Screenings

Screenings for Chatrak, Combat Girls and Off The Beaten Track.

Screening Details for Chatrak

May 18th | 19:15 | Hotel Mariott | Theatre Croisette |
World Premiere
May 18th | 11:30 | Hotel Mariott |Theatre Croisette |
P&I
May 19th | 22:30 | Les Arcades 1 |


Screening Details for Combat Girls

May 11th | 17:30 | COMBAT GIRLS | Riviera 2
May 16th | 18:00 | COMBAT GIRLS | Olympia 7


Screening Details for Off The Beaten Track

May 17th | 18:00 | OFF THE BEATEN TRACK | Olympia 4

Read more...2011-05-09

2011 April

Prize for RUN TO GROUND at Hungarian Film Week

Judit Czako won the "Golden Scissors Prize" in the category Best Editing at the Hungarian Film Week in Budapest. The film Run to Ground also got the "Special Prize of the Student Jury"!


2011-04-21

INITIATION - DVD Release in France

Initiation will be released on DVD in France by BQHL on May 10th.


2011-04-20

US-Release of RAMMBOCK

U.S. theatrical release of Rammbock aka BERLIN UNDEAD in 31 cities on Wednesday 4th May!


2011-04-15

THE WAY BEYOND to be released in Czech Republic

The Way Beyond will hit the Czech cinemas on May 5th with the presence of the director Alexandre Iordachescu. The movie will be distributed by Verbascum Imago.


2011-04-01

2011 March

Our latest acquisition: Chatrak

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Chatrak aka Mushrooms, an Asian drama from director Vimukthi Jayasundara. Chatrak is in official selection at the Directors' Fortnight, Cannes 2011.


2011-03-29

EastWest Screenings in Cannes

We would be pleased to meet you in Cannes - May 11th till 19th at our stand LERINS R10 - Palais des Festivals.

The screening details for our movies are:

May 11th | 17:30 |Combat Girls| Riviera 2

May 16th | 18:00 |Combat Girls| Olympia 7

May 17th | 18:00 |Off The Beaten Track| Olympia 4

Read more...2011-03-27

Our latest acquisition: Combat Girls

We're proud to announce our new acquisition Combat Girls, a Coming-of-Age drama showing the life of Marisa, whose life is dominated by the Neo-Nazi gang.


2011-03-24

MISS KICKI to be released in Austria

Miss Kicki will hit the Austrian cinemas on April 29th.


2011-03-15

RAMMBOCK starting in the U.S.

Rammbock is slated to open on U.S. shores Wednesday, May 4.


2011-03-11

MISS KICKI starting in Polish theaters

Miss Kicki will have its theatrical release in Poland on 1st of April 2011.


2011-03-07

2011 February

Success for OFF THE BEATEN TRACK

Congratulations to Director Dieter Auner and his Crew for the big success and Standing Ovation in Rotterdam.


2011-02-27

Emil Johnsen awarded in Angers

Congratulations to Emil Johnsen who received the Jean Carmet Award at the festival Premiers Plans d'Angers, for his role as a medical student in the film Corridor.


2011-02-25

EastWest Screenings at EFM 2011

We look forward to seeing you in Berlin (Martin-Gropius-Bau, Stand # 115)!

Friday | Feb 11th | 9:30 | CinemaxX 16
Off The Beaten Track

Saturday | Feb 12th | 15:00 | Marriott 3
Run to Ground

Tuesday | Feb 15th | 11:00 | CinemaxX 13
Off The Beaten Track

Read more...2011-02-03

2011 January

MISS KICKI to start in Denmark

The drama Miss Kicki directed by Hakon Liu and starring Pernilla August as a mother trying to get reacquainted with her teenage son during a trip to Taipei will start in Denmark on the 13th of January.

The film is distributed by Scancult.

Read more...2011-01-10

THE WAY BEYOND in France

The movie The Way Beyond directed by Alexandre Iordachescu and staring Guillaume Depardieu will hit French cinemas on January 19th

The film is distributed by Zootrope films.

Read more...2011-01-09

MISS KICKI

Pernilla August nominated for Best Actress at the Swedish Academy Awards on Miss Kicki.

We're proud to announce that Pernilla August has been nominated at the Swedish Academy Awards for Best Female lead for her character in Miss Kicki. The Gala will be held on January 24 in Stockholm.

Read more...2011-01-05
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