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DUNKIRK – new trailer
German cinema Release: 27. July 2017


Together with 900 guests Til Schweiger and Mirko Stemmler celebrated the Grand Opening of the barefoot Hotel Timmendorfer Strand on May 27th. Inspired by the lifestyle of the American eastcoast mixed with pacific casualness of Malibu Til Schweiger has created a place for individual relaxation. The hotel officially opens on June 1st 2017.

Images: Nikolaj Georgiew

German cinema Release: 24. August 2017

German cinema Release: 19. October 2017

VIA BERLIN to undertake Golden Bear Lounge guest management at the Hyatt Hotel for fourth time.

Throughout the 67. Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin (9th -19th February) VIA organised and supervised the Golden Bear Lounge at the Hyatt Potsdame Platz, like the years previous. This year, Glashütte Original is the lounge’s main sponsor. The internationally renowed watch manufactory produces luxury watches - „Made in Germany“. As in years before, the lounge welcomed guests from the national and international film business as well as numerous personalities of creative industries.

Start of prinicpal photography for german besteller’s movie ABGESCHNITTEN

On January 17th, filming for ABGESCHNITTEN, a german psycho thriller, has started. The movie gets its story from the same-titled novel written by german bestseller author Sebastian Fitzek in symbiosis with the head of Berlin Charité’s forensic medicine institute Michael Tsokos. The two make an incredible author’s duo and director Christian Alvart, who also wrote the novel adaption, has already shown to be the right professional when it comes to action movies („Tschiller:Off Duty“, „Banklady“ in the past and also knows how to deal with darker themes („Antikörper“, „Pandorum“).

Moritz Bleibtreu, Fahri Yardim and Lars Eidinger, together with Enno Hesse and Jasna Fritzi Bauer, form a fantastic cast for the „Spiegel“ bestseller’s screen adaption. Production is run by Ziegler Film (Regina Ziegler and Barbara Thielen) alongside Syrreal Entertainment (Christian Alvart, Sigi Kamml). The project is co-produced by Warner Bros. Film Productions Germany.

ABGESCHNITTEN will be shot until the 10th of March on 36 Days in Berlin, Brandenburg and on Helgoland, Schleswig-Holstein with a release in 2018 for german cinemas. The film gets funded by Medienboard Berlin Brandenburg and the German Federal Film Fund.

Synopsis: The successfull Berlin forensic pathologist Paul Herzfeld discovers a note in a dead body’s head: His daughter has been kidnapped. A corpse found on Helgoland contains more hints for the worried father- unfortunatly though, a storm cut the island off from the mainland. Out of sheer desparation, he talks the young cartoonist Linda into performing an obduction on the body - instruced via phone. Linda, however, has never touched a corpse before.