World premiere at the 70th Berlinale // 'Berlinale Camera' for Ulrike Ottinger

Paris Calligrammes

Director: Ulrike Ottinger


Best Music Award at CANNESERIES

Bauhaus - A New Era

a series by Lars Kraume


German Film Award 2018: Best Documentary and Best Editing


by Andres Veiel


Prix du cinéma suisse 2019 "BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY", Bavarian Film Award 2018 "BEST DOCUMENTARY"


by Markus Imhoof

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German Film Award 2016

The People vs. Fritz Bauer

by Lars Kraume




Ehrung für Paris Calligrammes

Herzlichen Glückwunsch Ulrike Ottinger! Paris Calligrammes wird mit dem Preis „für einen Film über Künstlerinnen und Künstler oder die Entstehung von Kunst“ der Norbert Daldrop Förderung für Kunst und Kultur geehrt. Der Preis wird im Rahmen des SWR Dokufestivals vergeben.

Das SWR Doku Festival findet in diesem Jahr vom 1. bis 3. Juli ausschließlich online statt und bietet während der Festivaltage kostenlosen Zugang zu nahezu allen nominierten Dokumentarfilmen per Stream auf

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Berlin 1945 at Sunny Side Of The Doc

Sunny Side of the Doc’s Connected Edition will take place soon – and our critically acclaimed doc series “Berlin 1945” will be discussed as a case study in one of the History workshops together with editor Andrew Bird and Mirjam Strasser and Patrick Hörl of autentic distribution.
Join us here for the recorded session on Monday, 22 June, 3 pm, and stay in line for the Live Chat with us afterwards to ask us your pressing questions regarding the sourcing of archival material.



"Paris Calligrammes" nominated for the German Documentary Film Award 2020

PARIS CALLIGRAMMES has high hopes for the German Documentary Film Award 2020. We are delighted that the jury has nominated the film by Ulrike Ottinger for the award presented by SWR. In PARIS CALLIGRAMMES the artist and filmmaker talks about her life in Paris in the 1960s and how the city has shaped her work until today. The world premiere took place at the Berlinale 2020, but cinema exploitation was interrupted by the Corona crisis. But PARIS CALLIGRAMMES will be shown in cinema soon. You will find the dates on our website and in our social media channels on Instagram and Facebook.

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"Berlin 1945 - Diary of a metropolis" in the media libraries

In May 1945 the war in Europe came to an end and Berlin lay in ruins. Those who had been defeated were liberated. May 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. To mark this occasion, zero one film has produced the documentary “Berlin 1945 – Diary of a metropolis”, in co-production with bauderfilm, rbb Rundfunk Berlin Brandenburg and ARTE. On 05.05. ARTE showed the documentary and on 08.05. it was broadcast by rbb. Now “Berlin 1945 – Diary of a metropolis” is available in the media libraries of ARD and ARTE (english Subtitles). The DVD of the documentary will be released on June 19th.

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