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Jürgen Ellinghaus

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Jürgen Ellinghaus, born in Germany in 1956. After studies of law and political science in West Berlin and Paris, he worked as a freelance radio journalist, documentary author and producer mainly for German and French public radio broadcasters, and, from 1995 to 2004, as a program manager for both public and private documentary broadcasting TV channels in France and Germany.


Der versiegelte Brief des Soldaten Döblin / The last equation of private Doeblin, documentary (86', Germany / France, 2005, together with Hubert Ferry), 52' cable TV version: La lettre cachée du soldat Doblin.

Glaube Sitte Heimat / Cross and Banner, documentary, (54' France / Germany, 2010)


Cross and Banner

Glaube Sitte Heimat (Orig.) / 2010 / France, Germany / 54 min

Every two years, the small town of Beverungen, in the middle of Germany, celebrates with particular vigour its “Schützenfest“, the traditional Marksmen's Festival.



Unique films at FAMUFEST

Unique films at FAMUFEST

The 33rd edition of FAMUFEST, a competition display of films made by students of Prague’s FAMU, will be held on November 23 to 27 at Prague’s Letná District. Like in the past year, it will take place at Bio Oko, plus at the new venues of Studio Hrdinů and Café Jedna.

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- 22.11.2016 -

Cosmopolitan DOK Leipzig

Cosmopolitan DOK Leipzig

Each edition of this festival is great; and even if it may seem impossible, even better than the past one.

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- 7.11.2016 -

20th Jihlava IDFF is worth visiting

20th Jihlava IDFF is worth visiting

From October 25 to 30, the 20th edition of the largest celebration of documentary film in Central and Eastern Europe is held in Jihlava, Czech Republic. Until November 6, the festival continues online at DAFilms.com.

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- 24.10.2016 -

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