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24/01/2023

SORRY COMRADE: Premiere & East-West-Cinema-Tour

A daring escape story that could almost come from a Wes Anderson film - but is true through and through: "Sorry Comrade" takes viewers on a charming and suspenseful journey through time into the German past. On February 1, the colorful documentary will celebrate its German premiere at the Rio Filmpalast in Munich! Special guests of the evening are director Vera Brückner, producer Fabian Halbig (Nordpolaris) and the two protagonists Hedi and Karl-Heinz.

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12/01/2023

La Clave: Home Cinema Release

»A project of the heart! A tribute to Cuba's diverse, complex music scene.«
Süddeutsche Zeitung

 

The documentary film "La Clave - The Secret of Cuban Music", bursting with joie de vivre, is available on DVD from March 24 and as VoD from March 30 in the W-FILM online store and in regular stores. Director Kurt Hartel traces the musical soul of a country where African and European roots unite. Light-hearted jam sessions à la "Buena Vista Social Club", jazz legend Bobby Carcassés, drummer Yissy García or musicians of the band "Irakere" let us dive into the myth-rich history of Cuba's music and dance scene. An inspiring look at the diversity of the Caribbean island, where even children learn the traditional dances and instruments in unique music schools.

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19/12/2022

Weather Makers: Home Cinema Release

»A documentary as frightening as it is impressive!« 
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

From February 24, 2023, the documentary "Weather Makers" will be available on DVD and as VoD in the W-FILM online store and in regular stores. In it, award-winning cult director Stanislaw Mucha ("Kolyma") visits three bizarre meteorologists on the polar island "Chodowaricha", where they measure the weather without any electronics using the simplest of tools. How can they live and work in complete isolation? Tragicomically and in large images Mucha captures the idiosyncratic beauty of the Siberian tundra and its inhabitants.

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19/12/2022

Weather Makers: Home Cinema Release

»A documentary as frightening as it is impressive!« 
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

From February 24, 2023, the documentary "Weather Makers" will be available on DVD and as VoD in the W-FILM online store and in regular stores. In it, award-winning cult director Stanislaw Mucha ("Kolyma") visits three bizarre meteorologists on the polar island "Chodowaricha", where they measure the weather without any electronics using the simplest of tools. How can they live and work in complete isolation? Tragicomically and in large images Mucha captures the idiosyncratic beauty of the Siberian tundra and its inhabitants.

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16/12/2022

My name is Violeta: Now on DVD & as VoD

"A moving ode to being different!"
Vox News

The touching documentary "My Name is Violeta" about a trans* girl and prejudice-free parental love is now available on DVD and as VoD in the W-FILM online store and in regular stores.

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