Welcome to the 56th Nordic Film Days Lübeck!
Lübeck, Sept. 17, 2014. The 56 Nordic Film Days Lübeck will open on October 29, 2014 with 1001 Grams, a “weighty” yet charming and delicately comedic film by leading Norwegian director Bent Hamer (“Kitchen Stories”, “O’Horten”). The film, which Norway recently put forth as a possible Oscar nominee for best foreign language film, will have its German premier at the festival, with the film’s director and actors in on hand to celebrate. Continue
56th NORDIC FILM DAYS LÜBECK: Retrospective showcases Scandinavian humour – special series focuses on Finnish / Baltic films – new partners and this year’s sponsors – financing in place
Lübeck, August 26, 2014. The highlights and programme sections for the 56th Nordic Film Days Lübeck (NFL) were introduced to the press today by the festival directors Linde Fröhlich (artistic director) and Christian Modersbach (festival manager), appearing alongside Lübeck’s cultural affairs senator Annette Borns, and Jörg Schöning, curator and director of the retrospective section. The NFL is mounted by the Hanseatic City of Lübeck. This year’s festival runs from October 29 to November 2, 2014. Continue
Lübeck, April 7th, 2014. Film submissions for the up-coming 56. Nordic Film Days Lübeck (29.10. – 02.11.2014) are now possible till August 1st, 2014.
Please use our entry form in english (pdf) for Scandinavian and Baltic films, available for download on our festival website: Continue
55. Nordic Film Days Lübeck concludes with 27,900 guests, avid cineastes and an enthusiastic audience
Lübeck, 04.11.13 – After the 55. Nordic Film Days Lübeck came to their end yesterday, its two directors Christian Modersbach (Festival Management) and Linde Fröhlich (Artistic Direction) struck a positive balance. The total audience numbers of 27,900 have reached a new high level for the festival and mirror the audience enthusiasm for films from Scandinavia, the Baltic States and Schleswig-Holstein/Hamburg. Continue
55th Nordic Film Days Lübeck: NDR Film Prize goes ex aequo to “Northwest” from Denmark and “I Am Yours” from Norway
Lübeck, 2 Nov. 2013 – Films from Sweden, Norway and Denmark as well as Estonia were the big prize-winners at the 55th Nordic Film Days Lübeck. At the gala awards ceremony in Theater Lübeck a total of eight prizes were given to nine winning films. The NDR Film Prize, endowed with 12,500 Euros goes this year ex aequo to two films: “I Am Yours” (Jeg er din) by Norwegian director Iram Haq, which has already been nominated as Norway’s candidate for the Academy Awards, and “Northwest” (Nordvest) by Danish filmmaker Michael Noer. Continue
Lübeck, 31.10.13 – Last night’s opening of the 55. Nordic Film Days Lübeck, considered the most important showcase for new films from Scandinavia and the Baltic States, featured director Benedikt Erlingsson cheerfully presenting his film OF HORSES AND MEN to the Lübeck audience. He was accompanied by his Icelandic stars Charlotte Bøving and Ingvar E. Sigurdsson, cameraman Bergsteinn Björgúlfsson and the producers Fridrik Thór Fridrikssson (Hrossabrestur, Iceland) and Christoph Thoke (Mogador Film, Germany). Continue