FNE at Berlinale 2020: Party and Screening Alert Thursday 20 February


    Thursday 20 February

    Party and Event Alert

    All parties and events require invitations from the organisers

    19:20 Opening Ceremony at Berlinale Palast followed by opening party
    Berlinale Palast

    Screening Alert

    10:15 Adventures of a Mathematician / Przygody matematyka (Germany, Poland, UK)
    Directed by Thor Klein
    Produced by Germany’s Dragonfly Films in coproduction with Poland’s Shipsboy
    Supported by the Polish Film Institute within the Polish-German Film Fund
    Sales: Indie Sales
    Market Screening
    CinemaxX 9

    13:10 Motherland / Gimtinė (Lithuania, Latvia, Germany, Greece)
    Directed by Tomas Vengris
    Produced by Lithuania’s Studio Uljana Kim, Latvia‘s Locomotive Productions, German Heimathafen Film, Greek Faliro House
    Supported by the Lithuanian Film Centre, the National Film Centre of Latvia, Eurimages, Creative Europe Programme – Media
    Sales: Alpha Violet
    Market Screening
    CinemaxX 12

    13:10 Willow / Vrba (North Macedonia, Hungary, Albania, Belgium)
    Directed by Milcho Manchevski
    Produced by Banana Film in coproduction with Baba Film, Pioneer Pictures (Hungary), the Tirana Film Institute (Albania), and Belgian Saga Film and BNP Paribas Fortis Film Finance
    Sales: Reel Suspects
    Market Screening
    CinemaxX 16

    14:30 Malmkrog (Romania, Serbia, Switzerland, Sweden, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia) Encounters
    Directed by Cristi Puiu
    Produced by Mandragora (RO)
    Coproduced by iadasarecasa (RO), SENSE Production (RS), Cinnamon Films (RS),  Film i Väst (SE), Doppelganger (SE), Bord Cadre Films (CH), Produkcija 2006 Sarajevo (BA), Sisters and Brothers Mitevski (MK)
    Supported by the Romanian Film Centre, the Romanian Television (TVR), Studioul de Creație Cinematografică al Ministerului Culturii, Republic of Serbia - Ministry of Culture and Information, Film Center Serbia, Canton Sarajevo - Ministry of Culture and Sports, the North Macedonia Film Agency
    Sales: Shellac
    Press Screening
    CinemaxX 3

    16:15 Blizzard of Souls / Dvēseļu putenis (Latvia)
    Directed by Dzintars Dreibergs
    Produced by Kultfilma
    Supported by the National Film Centre of Latvia
    Sales: Eyewell AB
    Market Screening
    CinemaxX 13

    17:00 Servants / Služobníci (Slovakia, Romania, Czech Republic, Ireland)
    Directed by Ivan Ostrochovský
    Produced by Punkchart films
    Coproduced by Point Film (RO), Radio and Television of Slovakia (SK), Negativ (CZ), Film and Music Entertainment (IE), Libra Film Productions (RO), Hai Hui Entertainment (RO), sentimentalfilm (SK)
    Supported by the Slovak Audiovisual Fund, the Czech State Cinematography Fund, the Romanian Film Centre
    Sales: Loco Films
    Market Screening
    CinemaxX 10

    17:20 The Earth Is Blue as an Orange (Ukraine, Lithuania)
    Directed by Iryna Tsilyk
    Produced by Albatros Communicos (Ukraine), Moonmakers (Lithuania) www.moonmakers.lt
    Supported by the Lithuanian Film Centre, the Ukrainian State Agency, IDFA Bertha Fund Classic and IDFA Bertha Fund Europe Co-production
    Sales: CAT&Docs
    Market Screening
    Marriott 1