Sandra Hüller wins award for Brownian Movement

Sandra Hüller received a (joint) special mention at the festival of German Film in Ludwigshafen for her appearance in Brownian Movement and in Über uns das All by Jan Schomburg.

Everybody In Our Family starts shooting

After being funded by Eurimages during the June session, Radu Jude’s second film Everybody In Our Family, produced by Ada Solomon of Hi Film and coproduced by Circe Films, starts shooting on the 15th of June in Bucharest. Dutch collaborators are Elsje de Bruijn (production design), Simone Galavazi (sound mixer) and Posta Warnier (sound mixing […]

Brownian Movement sales after Cannes

Brownian Movement by Nanouk Leopold has been sold to Canada, Japan, Ex-Yugoslavia, Israel, Brazil and Australia and will be released in Germany from 30 June.

Two single plays by new talents Tomas Kaan en Bram Schouw

Last week the shooting has started on Nina Satana, a single play directed by Bram Schouw and written by Urszula Antoniak (Nothing Personal, Code Blue). Nina Satana tells the unlikely love story between 16-year old Gothic Nina and the Maroccan Momo. Days of Grass will be shot two weeks later and will be directed by […]

Our Grand Despair wins three awards at the Istanbul Film Festival

Seyfi Teoman’s Our Grand Despair received the People’s Choice Prize, Special Jury Prize (both international competition) and Best Cinematography (national competition) at the Istanbul Film Festival. The film premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival and is Teoman’s second film. Our Grand Despair is represented by the Match Factory.

It’s All So Quiet receives funding from the Dutch Film Fund

The feature film It’s All So Quiet by director Nanouk Leopold is selected for funding by the Dutch Film Fund. Leopold wrote the script based on the successful and acclaimed novel by Gerbrand Bakker. It’s All So Quiet is about the troublesome relationship between an aging, isolated farmer and his sick father. The book is […]

Two Circe films to premiere at the Berlinale 2011

Both Brownian Movement by Nanouk Leopold and Our Grand Despair by Seyfi Teoman have been selected for the Berlin International Film Festival 2011. Brownian Movement is selected for the Forum section and will have its premiere on February the 15th at the Delphi-Filmpalast. Our Grand Despair is screened in Competition and will have its world […]

Hemel starts filming

Hemel, in between, had its first shooting day at Christie’s auctioneers in Amsterdam last week. The first feature of Sacha Polak is based on a screenplay by Helena van der Meulen; the leads are played by discovery Hannah Hoekstra, Hans Dagelet an Rifka Lodeizen. Hemel, in between tells the story of Hemel, who was raised […]

Brownian Movement worldpremiere at Toronto

Brownian Movement by Nanouk Leopold has been selected for Toronto IFF. It will premiere in the Vision section. World sales is taken care of by Films Distribution. Press & Industry screenings at the Toronto IFF will take place on September 13th at Scotia Bank 1 (4:30pm) and September 17th at AGO (12:00pm). Public screenings will […]

Hubert Bals Support for De Jueves A Domingo

Circe Films has become co-production partner of De Jueves a Domingo (Thursday to Sunday), the feature film debut of Dominga Sotomayor. The project was granted support from the Hubert Bals Fund Plus and is produced by Chilian based Cinestación. The other co-producers are Forastero (Chili) and Umedia (France). De Jueves a Domingo narrates the story […]