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THE MATCHFACTORY at Venice Film Festival 2022

Venice International Film Festival 2022

We are very excited to unveil four outstanding new films at the upcoming Venice Film Festival!
The films will screen in the following sections:
 
Competition:
LORD OF THE ANTS by Gianni Amelio
CHIARA by Susanna Nicchiarelli
 
Out of Competition:
IN VIAGGIO by Gianfranco Rosi
 
Orizzonti:
A MAN by Kei Ishikawa
 
Giornate degli Autori:
THE MARCH ON ROME by Mark Cousins (Opening Film)
 

THE MATCH FACTORY at Locarno 2022

A riotous Middle Age tale about hunger, freedom, sex and power, we're very pleased that Francesco Lagi's IL PATAFFIO will have its premiere in International Competition at this year's Locarno Film Festival.

THE MATCH FACTORY at Karlovy Vary 2022

We are delighted that THE ORDINARIES, directed by Sophie Linnenbaum, screens in the Crystal Globe Competition at the 56th Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

THE MATCH FACTORY at Annecy 2022

We're overjoyed that Pierre Földes' Murakami-inspired animation, BLIND WILLOW, SLEEPING WOMAN, has its world premiere at Annecy Festival 2022, screening in Official Competition.

THE MATCH FACTORY at Cannes 2022

We're thrilled to announce four much-anticipated premieres at this May's Cannes Film Festival.

In Competition:
CLOSE by Lukas Dhont

Un Certain Regard:
BURNING DAYS by Emin Alper
MORE THAN EVER by Emily Atef

Special Screening:
MARIUPOLIS 2 by Mantas Kvedaravičius

THE MATCH FACTORY at Berlinale 2022

We are very excited to unveil two outstanding new films at the upcoming Berlinale Film Festival!
The films will screen in the following sections:

Competition:
A E I O U - A QUICK ALPHABET OF LOVE
by Nicolette Krebitz
RABIYE KURNAZ VS. GEORGE W. BUSH
by Andreas Dresen

THE MATCH FACTORY at Sundance 2022

We are thrilled to announce that the film THE COW WHO SANG A SONG INTO THE FUTURE by Francisca Alegría will have its premiere in the World Dramatic Competition at this year's Sundance Film Festival.

THE MATCHFACTORY at Toronto International Filmfestival

Toronto International Filmfestival 2021

 
Ten of our titles in total have made it into this years Toronto International Film Festival!
There are:
 
Special Presentations:
SUNDOWN by Michel Franco
DRIVE MY CAR by Ryusuke Hamaguchi
THE MIDDLE MAN by Bent Hamer
THREE FLOORS by Nanni Moretti
THE BOX by Lorenzo Vigas
 
Special Events:
MEMORIA by Apichatpong Weerasethakul
 
Wavelenghts:
THE TSUGUA DIARIES by Miguel Gomes & Maureen Fazendeiro
FUTURA by Alice Rohrwacher, Pietro Marcello, Francesco Munzi
 
Contemporary World Cinema:
MURINA by Antoneta Alamat Kusijanović
 

THE MATCHFACTORY at Venice Film Festival 2021

Venice International Film Festival 2021

We are very excited to unveil four outstanding new films at the upcoming Venice Film Festival!
The films will screen in the following sections:
 
Competition:
SUNDOWN by Michel Franco
THE BOX by Lorenzo Vigas
 
Orizzonti:
THE PEACOCK'S PARADISE by Laura Bispuri
 
Venice Days:
YOU RESEMBLE ME by Dina Amer

THE MATCHFACTORY at Locarno Film Festival

Locarno Filmfestival 2021

We are thrilled to announce that the film VENGEANCE IS MINE, ALL OTHERS PAY CASH by Edwin will have its premiere in the main competition at this years Locarno Film Festival.