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THE MATCHFACTORY at Filmfest München 2021

Filmfest München 2021

We are happy to announce that DEAR THOMAS by Andreas Kleinert and NÖ by Dietrich Brüggeman will have their premiere at Filmfest München this year!
Our films will be shown in the following sections:
 
New German Cinema:
DEAR THOMAS by Andreas Kleinert
by Dietrich Brüggeman
 
Homage:
NEVER GONNA SNOW AGAIN by Małgorzata Szumowska co-directed by Michał Englert
 
Cinemasters Competition:
ONLY THE ANIMALS by Dominik Moll

THE MATCHFACTORY at Cannes 2021

Cannes Film Festival 2021

This year a total of 14 titles will have their premiere at Cannes Film Festival and we are so excited to share our wonderful Line Up with you!
Our  films will screen in the following sections:
 
Competition:
DRIVE MY CAR by Ryusuke Hamaguchi
MEMORIA by Apichatpong Weerasethakul
THREE FLOORS by Nanni Moretti
 
Un Certain Regard:
GREAT FREEDOM by Sebastian Meise
LET IT BE MORNING by Eran Kolirin
PRAYERS FOR THE STOLEN by Tatiana Huezo
 
Cannes Premiere:
EVOLUTION by Kornél Mundruczó
MARX CAN WAIT by Marco Bellocchio
 
Semaine de la Critique:
AMPARO by Simón Mesa Soto
 
Quinzaine:
FUTURA by Pietro Marcello, Francesco Munzi & Alice Rohrwacher
MURINA by Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović
THE TSUGUA DIARIES by Maureen Fazendeiro and Miguel Gomes

Special Screenings:
MARINER OF THE MOUNTAINS by Karim Aïnouz
THE YEAR OF THE EVERLASTING STORM by Jafar Panahi, Anthony Chen, Malik Vitthal, Laura Poitras, Dominga Sotomayor, David Lowery and Apichatpong Weerasethakul

THE MATCH FACTORY at Berlinale 2021

71. Berlinale

We are thrilled to announce that the following titles will be unveiled at the 71st Berlin International Film Festival.

Berlinale Special Gala:
JE SUIS KARL by Christian Schwochow
 
Berlinale Special:
FOR LUCIO by Pietro Marcello
 
Panorama:
COPILOT by Anne Zohra Berrached
 
Generation:
CRYPTOZOO by Dash Shaw
 

THE MATCH FACTORY at Sundance 2021

Sundance 2021

We are delighted to share that Dash Shaw's distinctive indie animation CRYPTOZOO will receive its World Premiere at the Sundance Film Festival 2021, as part of the Next Competition.

THE MATCH FACTORY at San Sebastián International Film Festival 2020

San Sebastián International Film Festival 2020

We are more than happy to share with you that two of our films will be part of San Sebastian Film Festival this year!

Perlak:
NEW ORDER by Michel Franco
 
Made in Spain
ROSA'S WEDDING by Iciar Bollain
 

THE MATCHFACTORY at Toronto International Film Festival 2020

Toronto International Film Festival 2020

We are thrilled to announce to you that two of our films will play at Toronto International Film Festival 2020.
They are:
 
Contemporary World Cinema:
NEW ORDER by Michel Franco
 
Masters Section:
NOTTURNO by Gianfranco Rosi
 

THE MATCH FACTORY at Venice 2020

La Biennale de Venezia 2020

We are very excited to unveil our wonderful line-up at the upcoming Venice Film Festival! The films are:

Venice 77 Competition:
NEVER GONNA SNOW AGAIN by Małgorzata Szumowska, co-directed by Michał Englert
NEW ORDER by Michel Franco
NOTTURNO by Gianfranco Rosi
 
Out of Competition:
ASSANDIRA by Salvatore Meureu
OMELIA CONTADINA by Alice Rohrwachter and JR
 

THE MATCH FACTORY at Tribeca 2020

Tribeca Film Festival 2020

We are delighted to announce that the Tribeca Film Festival will host the World Premiere of both MY WONDERFUL WANDA by Bettina Oberli and KOKOLOKO by Gerardo Naranjo in the International Narrative Competition.

THE MATCH FACTORY at Berlinale 2020

70. Berlinale

We are filled with pride and joy to announce that these following titles will be unveiled at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival.

Competition:
BAD TALES by the D'Innocenzo brothers
SIBERIA by Abel Ferrara
UNDINE by Christian Petzold

Panorama:
DIGGER by Georgis Grigorakis
EXILE by Visar Morina
OTAC (FATHER) by Srdan Golubovic
ONE OF THESE DAYS by Bastian Günther

Perspektive Deutsches Kino:
SISTERS APART by Daphne Charizani

THE MATCH FACTORY at Sundance 2020

Sundance 2020

We are delighted to share that the beautifully constructed EXILE by Visar Morina will receive its World Premiere at the Sundance Film Festival 2020, as part of the World Cinema Dramatic Competition.