AWARDS 2020

FILM FESTIVAL COLOGNE AWARDS

The highlight of the Film Festival Cologne will be the Film Festival Cologne Awards on October 8th in the Palladium. This year, the Film Award Cologne, donated by the Film- und Medienstiftung NRW and the City of Cologne, goes to German director Dominik Graf…


MANFRED STELZER AWARD

In May 2020 German writer-director Manfred Stelzer passed away. In his films he combined subversive humour and everyday poetry in a unique way. His protagonists are gamblers, con artists and fare dodgers, all being driven by a longing for a better life. Stelzer’s subversive and idiosyncratic comedies with their inimitable protagonists are still exemplary today, which is why the Film Festival Cologne will, for the first time and initiated by Network Movie, give out an award in his honour. After the award ceremony, the winning film will be screened…


NRW-MEDIENPREIS FÜR ENTWICKLUNGSPOLITISCHES ENGAGMENT

The NRW MEDIA AWARD FOR DEVELEPOMENT POLITICAL ENGAGEMENT will be given out for the first time this year. It honours outstanding and successful examples of moving picture campaigns in social media that drive development political engagement, Global South and Global Goals. Three prizes, endowed with 5000 Euros, 3000 Euros and 2000 Euros, will be given out during the awards ceremony on the evening of October 6th, right after the GLOBAL DAY 2020 at the Film Festival Cologne.