Theatrical release of “Heiko’s World” (Darling Berlin) announced in Q2 2022

“Heiko’s World” (German original tile: “Heiko’s Welt”) is a feature film by Dominik Galizia about the Berlin cult cat Heiko from the YouTube series of the same name. The film is expected to be released in Q2 2022 on UCM.ONE’s film label Darling Berlin. The film “Heiko’s World” is a wacky, loving ode to -…

“Nico” by Eline Gehring wins Youth Lab Jury Prize at Cambridge Film Festival

The movie “Nico” by Eline Gehring has been awarded with the “Youth Lab Jury Prize” at the 40th Cambridge Film Festival. We are delighted! This is an excerpt of what the festival says in their pronouncement: ,The Youth Lab were particularly impressed by the emotional impact of the film and the power and subtlety of…

Successful festival week for “Nico” with awards in Braunschweig, Biberach, Mainz and Radstadt

The movie “Nico” by Eline Gehring was awarded prizes at four festivals last week: At the Braunschweig International Film Festival, Sara Fazilat won the Braunschweig Film Award for Best Young Actor. Here is an excerpt from the jury’s statement: “With a power that captivates us and with your presence, you, Sara Fazilat, convince us in every phase of…

“Trümmermädchen” wins the Bild-Kunst-Förderpreis in Hof

At the 55th Hof Film Festival, which ended yesterday, “Trümmermädchen” by Oliver Kracht was awarded the Bild-Kunst-Förderpreis for “Best Costume Design” (Hannah Ebenau and Sabrina Krämer) and “Best Production Design” (Yvonne Leuze). Since 2004, the prize has consisted of an award for “Best Costume Design” and “Best Production Design”, both prizes are endowed with € 2,500.-…

“Nico” is awarded with the QueerScope Debut Film Award

Eline Gehring’s feature-length debut “Nico”, which will be released in spring 2021 by UCM.ONE on the Darling Berlin label, will be awarded this year’s QueerScope Debut Film Award. QueerScope e.V. is the umbrella organization of independent queer film festivals in German-speaking countries. A total of 19 larger and smaller queer film festivals are represented by…

“Dark Dreamers” wins the Goethe-Institut’s Children’s and Youth Film Award at the 26th Schlingel Festival

We are very happy to announce that Philipp Klinger’s feature film debut “Dark Dreamers” (German title: “Albträumer”), which was released by UCM.ONE on the label Artkeim² on August 12, was honored with the Goethe-Institut’s “Children’s and Youth Film Award ” at the Chemnitz Youth Film Festival Schlingel. The film, with a great cast including Sarah…

“Trümmermädchen” by Oliver Kracht celebrates its world premiere in Hof

“Trümmermädchen”, the debut film by director Oliver Kracht, will celebrate its world premiere this month at the 55th International Hof Film Festival, which will take place from October 26 to 31. It is a long-established forum that annually attracts film lovers and media representatives from all over Germany. The film will be released in early 2022…

The 17th achtung berlin film festival starts today and has two films from “Darling Berlin” in its program

The achtung berlin Filmfestival starts today in the 17th edition and will show many new films until September 12th, all of which have something to do with or around Berlin. Our film label Darling Berlin also features two films in the program: “Notes of Berlin”” by Mariejosephin Schneider and “Nico” by Eline Gehring. The film…

“Nico” is the opening film and is in competition at the 17th achtung berlin film festival

The film “Nico” by director Eline Gehring will open the 17th achtung berlin film festival at Kino International on Tuesday, September 7th, 2021 at 8:00 p.m. “Nico” will also be shown in the feature film competition at the festival with ten other films. The film team will be on site and available for interviews. There…

“Live” by Lisa Charlotte Friederich celebrates the Berlin cinema premiere on August 20th

The gripping, dystopian feature film “Live” by director Lisa Charlotte Friederich celebrates its Berlin debut on the big screen at Revier Südost on August 20, 2021 at 07:30 pm! The event is open air and co-organised by the Berlin Lesbian Non-Binary Filmfest in cooperation with Mobile Kino. Before the film there will be a (video) performance…