The Hans Vogt Award of the city of Rehau commemorates the pioneering achievements of the engineer who was born and raised in the city district of Wurlitz and who was significantly involved in the development of talkies, thus paving the way for a new era in the history of film. The award has been given at the Hof International Film Festival since 2013 and is endowed with 5,000 euros. The award is given to a filmmaker who is concerned with the innovative approach and quality of their film’s tone.

Award donors

Award winners

2021: The Hans Vogt Award goes to Asteris Kutulas.

2021

Asteris Kutulas

Author, filmmaker and producer

2020 emily atef 02

2020

Emily Atef

Director and author

2019 caroline link 01

2019

Caroline Link

Director and author

2018 veit helmer 01

2018

Veit Helmer

Director and producer

2017 dominik graf 01

2017

Dominik Graf

Director

2016 doris dorrie 01

2016

Doris Dörrie

Director, writer und film producer

2015 michael verhoeven 01

2015

Michael Verhoeven

Director and author

2014 wim wenders 01

2014

Wim Wenders

Director

2013 edgar reitz 01

2013

Edgar Reitz

Director

Hans Vogt Award 2012: Antje Starost and Hans Helmut Grotjahn

2012

Antje Starost & Hans Helmut Grotjahn

Film makers