Christopher Petit über seine Retrospektive

British director Christopher Petit reflects about his retrospective

The retrospective is dedicated to the British filmmaker, artist and writer.
EIN ATEM: Chara-Mata Giannatou

ONE BREATH: Chara-Mata Giannatou

One of the main actresses on her role
EIN ATEM: Christian Zübert über den Eröffnungsfilm

ONE BREATH: Christian Zübert on the opening film

Statement of the director
Heinz Badewitz über die 49. Internationalen Hofer Filmtage

Heinz Badewitz about the 49th Hof International Film Festival

Heinz Badewitz, festival-director
Retrospektive Christopher Petit

Retrospective Christopher Petit

The retrospective of the 49th Hof International Film Festival is dedicated to the British filmmaker, artist and writer Christopher Petit.
Sondervorstellung: HÁWAR

Special screening: HÁWAR

The festival will screen a special presentation of Düzen Tekkal’s HÁWAR which recapitulates, with evocative moments, the genocide of the Yazidi.
Sondervorstellung: ABOVE AND BELOW

Special screening: ABOVE AND BELOW

From Mars, to Earth, and beneath its crust.
Scala Filmtheater

Documentary Films at the 49th Hof International Film Festival

A strong program with 28 films: music films, artist portraits and films dealing with the current situation in the world
49. Internationale Hofer Filmtage 2015

The International Program of the 49th Hof International Film Festival

The films of the 49th Hof International Film Festival present a range of themes: moving and emotional stories which deal with contemporary questions, explain sociopolitical contexts, peer into the construct of the family, report on uprooting, chart life in different cultures, describe the problems of puberty, and of friendship, love and the courage to embrace change.
Fotoausstellung: Hermann Kauper – Filmtage Backstage

Exhibition: Hermann Kauper – Filmtage Backstage

The journalist and Filmtage staff member, who died in 2013, captured his festival impressions in many photographs.
Weiße Wand startet Aktion „90 Sekunden/Meisterwerk“

Weiße Wand starts the project "90 seconds/masterpiece"

Become part of this year’s Weiße Wand with your video clip
49. Internationale Hofer Filmtage 2015

German Feature-Length Films at the 49th Hof International Film Festival

The festival will focus on young filmmakers
EIN ATEM von Christian Zübert eröffnet die 49. Internationalen Hofer Filmtage

ONE BREATH to open the 49th Hof International Film Festival

The festival starts with the feature film by Christian Zübert
GRANIT – Filmpreis für den besten Dokumentarfilm

New: GRANIT – HOFER DOKUMENTARFILMPREIS

The new award
Filmtage-Fußball 2014

The battle for the ball

The legendary Hof International Film Festival soccer match
Pressestimmen zu den 48. Internationalen Hofer Filmtagen

Media response 2014

Press comments on the 48th Hof International Film Festival
Fußball-Traditionsspiel: FC Hofer Filmtage gegen FC Filmwelt

Filmmakers' team wins 3:1

The total score is tied
Bild-Kunst Förderpreis - Bestes Kostümbild Bestes Szenenbild 2014

The Bild-Kunst Award goes to WIR SIND JUNG. WIR SIND STARK.

Best Costume Design - Best Setting
Hannelore Elsner über AUF DAS LEBEN!

Hannelore Elsner about AUF DAS LEBEN!

48th Hof International Film Festival
Statement on the film
Statement von Heike Makatsch zu dem Spielfilm ABOUT A GIRL

Heike Makatsch talks ABOUT A GIRL

48th Hof International Film Festival
Statement on the film
Eran Riklis

Retrospective Eran Riklis

A portrait of the Isaeli director
Rosa von Praunheim

Rosa von Praunheim about HITLER UND JESUS and Heinz

Statement on the film
Der Förderpreis Neues Deutsches Kino 2014 geht an Andreas Arnstedt für DER KUCKUCK UND DER ESEL.

The Talent Award goes to Andreas Arnstedt

The German Cinema New Talent Award 2014
Der Filmpreis der Stadt Hof 2014 geht an den Regisseur und Autor Chris Kraus.

The Award of the City of Hof goes to Chris Kraus

„Die Freude ist riesengroß.“
Christoph Hochhäusler über DIE LÜGEN DER SIEGER

Christoph Hochhäusler: DIE LÜGEN DER SIEGER

48th Hof International Film Festival
Statement of the director
Der Hans-Vogt-Filmpreis 2014 geht an den Regisseur Wim WENDERS.

The Hans-Vogt-Award goes to Wim Wenders

Stadt Rehau ehrt Regisseur
Burhan Qurbani

Burhan Qurbani on the opening film

Statement of the director
Statement Heinz Badewitz 2014

Heinz Badewitz on the festival

Heinz Badewitz, festival-director

Heinz Badewitz über das Festival

Sondervorstellung DAS SALZ DER ERDE

Special screening: DAS SALZ DER ERDE

Directors: Wim Wenders and Juliano Ribeiro Salgado