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  • Conquest of the Seven Seas

    a film by Holger Preusse, Hannes Schuler

     
    High Definition true
    The two-part docudrama tells the stories of the two fascinating explorers whose ships first circumnavigated the world, presented in a visually innovative style, with a mix of re-enactment and animation.The visual style of the two films is an eye-opener in the docudrama field: Instead of classical re-enactments,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English, French
  • Netwars - Out of CTRL

    a film by Marcel Kolvenbach

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    The new arms race is online. From secret labs in Israel and China to the NSA and Las Vegas hacker conventions, this terrifying doc shows just how real the danger is - including a real hack into a real power plant. Prepare to be scared.Interactive WebdocThe TV documentary is accompanied by an interactive webdoc,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    Coming In

    a film by Marco Kreuzpaintner

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    Notoriously hip Berlin based celebrity hair dresser Tom Herzner falls in love with Heidi, the quirky owner of a neighborhood hair salon, turning both of their worlds upside down. So far so good. Only one problem: Tom is gay.    Director Marco Kreuzpaintner made his breakthrough with “Summer Storm”, a...
    • Kostja Ullmann, Aylin...
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    • Gabriela Bacher,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
  • The Legend of Longwood

    a film by Lisa Mulcahy

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    When 12-year-old Mickey Miller moves from New York to Ireland, she soon discovers a link between herself and the 300-year-old legend of the mysterious Black Knight, who regularly haunts the sleepy Irish village. With courage and a sharp mind, she sets out to save a precious herd of white horses and to thwart the...
    • Lucy Morton, Miriam...
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    • Nadadja Kemper,...
    • Ireland, Netherlands,...
    • English
  • Flights of Fancy

    a film by Christian Bach

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    Simon falls head over heels in love with pretty and quick-witted Verena. When his father, who suffers from schizophrenia, has a relapse, Simon devotes himself completely to his mother and little sister and endangers his budding romance. Maneuvering himself into a near-fatal situation, Simon realizes that he cannot...
    • Tobias Moretti, Jonas...
    • Drama
    • Andreas Richter,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    Forever a Murderer

    a film by Johannes Grieser

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    A decade after the fall of the Berlin Wall, young homicide inspectors Frank and Yvonne are trying to solve a murder committed in former East Germany. They discover staggering inconsistencies that shed a very bad light on Frank’s “family” in the police force...Gripping TV movie inspired by a true story."Forever A...
    • Hinnerk Schönemann,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
  • About a Girl

    a film by Mark Monheim

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    Charleen, 15, quick-witted and sassy, is Kurt Cobain’s biggest fan and wonders why “growing up” has to be so complicated. One day, feeling especially melodramatic and rebellious, she decides to pull the plug on her life. Luckily, she fails – and discovers what fun life and love can really be! This upbeat, feel-good...
    • Jasna Fritzi Bauer,...
    • Current Line-Up
    • Martin Rehbock
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    Beyond the Ocean

    a film by Isabel Kleefeld

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    Originally, Judith and her boyfriend Christian wanted to move to Berlin together. Now the child therapist is stuck all alone in a new city, in an apartment that's much too big for her.Judith moved to Berlin three weeks ago to start her career as a child psychologist. New city, new apartment, new job – that was her...
    • Rosalie Thomass,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    A Faithful Husband

    a film by Hermine Huntgeburth

     
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    Winner of 2 German TV Awards 2014Conservative publisher George Sahl is on his way to becoming President when he runs afoul of an affair. His power-hungry wife vows to do whatever needs to be done to save his career.George Sahl is one of the last old-fashioned newspaper publishers, holding up the banner of quality...
    • Matthias Brandt,...
    • Television
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    Odd things start to happen when Rookie Cop Ariane reports for work in the rich suburb of Starnberg. A corpse surfaces at the same spot where Mad King Ludwig II drowned in 1886. The dead man isn't just dressed like Ludwig, he seems to have lived like him, too...Police academy grad Ariane Fink from Dortmund winds up...
    • Andreas Giebel,...
    • Thriller/Crime
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    The Tax Investigator

    a film by Züli Aladag

     
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    Hard-driving tax investigator Karola Kahane and her team take on businessman Benedikt Sämann. The case seems to be clear-cut. But soon the heat is on Karola and her team...A German state government buys a CD with data on over 800 tax evaders. the tax inspectors don't have enough manpower to investigate all of them ...
    • Katja Riemann, Maxim...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    An Open Cage

    a film by Johannes Grieser

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    When Robert takes in his brother George, a convicted sex offender fresh out of jail, his life is turned upside down: His girlfriend panics, the whole town wants George gone. Can you live with a sex offender in your house? And is blood really thicker than water?Robert Düring is a respected businessman in a small...
    • Oliver Mommsen,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    The Bank Job

    a film by Roland Suso Richter

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    A nail-biting, Hard-hitting Genre thriller and an existential drama of individuals hit by the banking crisis, a gripping story of average people in extraordinary circumstances.After his carpentry firm shutters, Klaus Roth faces bankruptcy. The only shot he sees at getting At any money to pay his bills is to rob the...
    • Richy Müller, Martin...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German
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    Big Business in Little Seeds -The Propaganda of Food

    a film by Pia Dangelmayer, Marianne Falck, Ulrich Hagmann, Astrid Halder, Anne Hinder, Hendrik Loven, a.o.

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    Fewer pesticides, higher yields – this is the message of the genetic engineering lobby. But is it true? Doubts, criticisms and problems are mounting all the time. But the lobby is increasing the pressure on politicians and governments and wants to extend its network worldwide.This reportage provides an insight into...
    • Michel Rapp
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    In this challenging reality show, families, best buddies and associate partners change their regular private and business life with people from abroad –for a whole week. Everything is different; only one thing remains the same: the name of the city where they live.Each week, two willing parties from Switzerland and...
    • Switzerland, 2014
    • German
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    The Limits of Patience

    a film by Christian Wagner

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    Official Selection - World Competition - World Film Festival Montreal Dedicated judge Corinna Kleist goes against the grain to get juvenile delinquents to walk the line in her Berlin ghetto. She takes a special interest in 14-year-old Rafiq. But how long can she hold out against the pressure from colleagues and...
    • Martina Gedeck, Jörg...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English, French
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    The Bruckner Case

    a film by Urs Egger

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    Social worker Katherina Bruckner bites off more than she can chew when she investigates a case of child abuse she can't prove - and winds up being publicly exposed herself. It turns into a high-stakes tightrope act between legal, moral and personal challenges.Katharina Bruckner has lots of tough cases as a child...
    • Corinna Harfouch ,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    Cold Heart

    a film by Marc-Andreas Bochert

     
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    Cold Heart is the story of Peter, who is born with three wishes, but squanders them all and trades his heart to a forest spirit for a rock. But when he realizes he has no joy with a heart of stone, he has to trick the spirit to get his heart back. Young coal-maker Peter Munk was born on a Sunday, so he has three...
    • Rafael Gareisen,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English, French
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    The Snow Queen

    a film by Karola Hattop

     
    Available in High Definition 1080i
    When Kay is kidnapped by the Snow Queen, Gerda sets out to rescue him and has to pass all sorts of tests and temptations on her way to the Ice Palace in the frozen North. When she arrives her biggest challenge lies still ahead, as three kisses from the queen are deadly…Kay and Gerda have always been friends. But...
    • Flora Li Thiemann,...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English, French
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    X-Files History

    a film by Heike Nelsen-Minkenberg, Thomas Müller

     
    High Definition true
    Using the latest forensic techniques and historical discoveries, the docuseries X-FILES HISTORY tackles the world's greatest mysteries: Who were the perpetrators, who were the masterminds? What secret methods did they use to implement their hidden plans? What were their goals and motivations? Veteran German federal...
    • History
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English, French
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    We fly two friends to a hip major city. Sounds like fun? Not really since our candidates' travel budget contains only 50 Euros. The challenge begins!They must fight their way through the metropolitan jungle for 4 days and 3 nights. They have to commute from the airport into town, find a place to stay, eat and drink...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German
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    Not only a television classic but also the mother of all German quiz shows…In the earliest days of television, this game show brought international flair, a whole lot of knowledge and fun into the German living room. Between 1964 and 1987 “Celebrity Challenge” was broadcast 89 times – then with a record market share...
    • Show
    • Germany, 2014
    • German
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    Casual encounters on a roadtrip. It must not always be a big thing – many nice small things happen along the way.
    • Germany, 2014
    • German
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    Let's Go!

    a film by Michael Verhoeven

     
    The daughter of Holocaust survivors returns to Germany from the USA for her father's funeral and has to confront her family's tragic past.In 1968, 20-year-old Laura returns to her hometown of Munich to attend her father’s funeral. Overcome with grief, Laura and her mother have to face the family’s traumatic...
    • Alice Dwyer, Maxim...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German, English
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    Crime Time: Koslowski & Haferkamp

    a film by Michel Bielawa, Dirk Regel, Edzard Onneken, Thomas Durchschlag, Peter Gersina

     
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    Two goofups and a rookie cop take the law into their own hands - and found their own detective agency.Martin Koslowski and Hasan Haferkamp are best buddies on the staff of a security firm in the German Rust Belt town of Bochum. Martin's wife Sylvia left him suddenly after seven years of marriage. Hasan is busy...
    • Sönke Möhring, Tim...
    • Germany, 2014
    • German