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German premiere of "The Sunlit Night" in Berlin

On 8 September, "The Sunlit Night" will celebrate its German premiere at 8:15 pm at the Eva Lichtspiele in Berlin. After the screening there will be a film discussion with producer Fabian Gasmia from Detailfilm. "The Sunlit Night" is the new comedy by David Wnendt after "Feuchtgebiete" and "Er ist wieder da". A light-footed, playful film adaptation of Rebecca Dinerstein Knight's novel of the same name, for which the successful German director gathers international stars in front of the camera: Jenny Slate ("Venom"), alongside Alex Sharp ("To the Bone"), Zach Galifianakis ("Hangover") and Golden Globe winner Gillian Anderson ("The Crown"), searches for her personal meaning in life in the Norwegian Lofoten Islands - and finds love. Nationwide cinema release from 23 September 2021.


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Conclusion of "Now" cinema tour with Jim Rakete in Munich

All good things come in threes: After Berlin and Hamburg, Jim Rakete and his climate documentary "NOW" were guests at the Munich premiere on the day of the film's release, 26 August. Together with producer Rainer Kölmel and producer Nina Spilger, he presented his committed documentary in person at the Rio Filmpalast. Marcella Hansch was also there as a special guest. She is the founder of the marine protection organisation Everwave and appeared in the film as a protagonist. Shortly before the federal elections, "NOW" is a timely reminder of the need for a green transition and can now be seen in cinemas nationwide.

wfilm_now_premiere_muenchen.jp From left: Munich premiere of "NOW" with presenter Julia Teichmann, producer Nina Spilger, climate activist Marcella Hansch, director Jim Rakete, producer Rainer Kölmel, distributor Stephan Winkler. Photo © Olivier Cabrit

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"Now" and Jim Rakete on cinema tour in Hamburg

Cult photographer Jim Rakete presented his committed documentary "NOW" in person yesterday, 25 August 2021, at the Hamburg premiere at Zeise Kinos. His committed cinema debut about young climate activists reminds us of the need for a green transition at exactly the right time, shortly before the federal elections. Other special guests were the Hamburg climate activist Marc Buckley, who is a protagonist in the film, and distributor Stephan Winkler from W-film. From today, 26 August, "NOW" can be seen in cinemas nationwide.
01_wfilm_now_premiere_hamburg. From left: Hamburg premiere of "NOW" with Mathias Elwardt (Zeise Kinos), climate activist and protagonist Marc Buckley, director Jim Rakete, distributor Stephan Winkler (W-film). Photo © Heike Ross

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German Premiere of "NOW" with Jim Rakete

With the documentary film "NOW" about young climate activists, Berlin-based photographer Jim Rakete has broken new ground. He presented his committed cinema debut in person on 18 August as a German premiere in Berlin at the Delphi Lux. After several delays, the film will be released nationwide on 26 August 2021 and is a strong reminder of the need for a green transition shortly before the federal elections.

now_header_mailchimp_deutschla From left: German premiere of "NOW" with distributor Stephan Winkler (W-film), director Jim Rakete and producer Nina Spilger (Starhaus Produktionen). Photo © W-film / Sebastian Semmer

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Theatrical release of "Notre Dame" on 9 December 2021

The fabulous cinema comedy "Notre Dame" opens in cinemas nationwide from 9 December 2021. Director Valérie Donzelli ("Declaration of War") also slips into the leading role of a single mother between career, family and great love! She mixes romantic turbulence with unrealistic escapes à la "Amélie" and charming wit – an enchanting ode to Paris, which premiered at the Piazza Grande in Locarno and has already enchanted French cinema audiences.


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