Viens! premieres at Sundance 2016

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14/01/2016
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OVALmedia & OVALequipment-supported documentary shown on NHK World

Our very own Thomas Schlottmann has been shooting documentary in Japan. Together with the director Ian Thomas Ash, he follows Dr. Kaoru Konta as he helps to…

29/12/2015
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Anyway Home finished

The short movie “Anyway Home” has taken its final form. Together with Filmuniversität Babelsberg Konrad Wolf we…

08/12/2015
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Viens! at Sundance

French producer Michel Reilhacs virtual reality short film “Viens!” is selected to premiere at the

04/12/2015
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The Voluntary Slave gets fundings!

Our project “The Voluntary Slave”, a documentary by Lisa Violetta Gaß, gets development fundings from both the FFA and

23/11/2015
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Cherry Picks – a monthly showcase of new international short films

Become à jour with the short film scene of today! Our Yuriko is organizing the “Cherry Picks” with the Berlin Film Society, showing the best new shortfilms from all…

21/10/2015
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WORKERZ – No Witnesses!

OVALmedia conceived and produced WORKERZ’ first music video. “NO WITNESSES FEAT. ADIAN COKER (REWORKZ VERSION)” is…

09/09/2015

Wait for Me @ Pixel Market!

We are sooo proud. “Wait for me” our feature in Virtual Reality is presented at the most brilliant pitching place: PIXEL MARKET!

The director, Michel Reilhac talks about…

07/09/2015
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J’ai tout donné au soleil sauf mon ombre

OVALfilm Cologne completed its first fictional movie in co-production with DALVA Films based in Lausanne! “J’ai tout donné au soleil…

11/05/2015
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Konzerthaus Berlin shows PIANOMANIA


On 18. Mai 2015, 20:00 at Musikclub, The Konzerthaus Berlin will show PIANOMANIA in its series „Der Blick auf den Klang“ .

Robert…

08/04/2015
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The CNC is funding the development of our short film project “Wait for me“

The CNC (Paris) is funding the development of our interactive short film project “Wait for me“ written and directed by…

16/02/2015
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“Virus vs Bacteria: A Way out of the Antibiotics Crisis” at 1st Ahvaz International Science Film Festival!

“Virus vs Bacteria: A Way out of the Antibiotics Crisis?” has been selected to take…

14/11/2014
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Robert Cibis is one of the guests at the one hour panel „Film and TV in the digital space“

Topics:

How do we deal with the multiplicity of platforms and devices? Does digital call for

new forms of storytelling? And how…

29/09/2014

Our project was nominated for the ARTE International Prize for the Pixel Market

We are delighted to announce that our electropop movie has been selected in the top eight to compete for the prestigious ARTE International Prize for the Pixel Market,…

29/07/2014
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PIANOMANIA – 30. August at 22:00 on 3Sat!

Pianomania is a film about love, perfection and a little bit of madness. „The tone isn’t breathing. “ – complains pianist…

02/06/2014

OVALfilm Köln – we have a new company in Cologne

Having created numerous internationally acclaimed documentaries, including the prize winning PIANOMANIA, through their company OVALfilm Berlin GmbH, Robert Cibis and Lilian Franck are now launching an additional company in…

15/04/2014

achtung berlin: New Berlin Film Award feat. OVALfilm

Das diesjährige Filmfestival „achtung berlin: New Berlin Film Award“ hat Lilian Franck als Jurymitglied für den Dokumentarfilm eingeladen. Gezeigt werden insgesamt 90 Filme aus der Region Berlin-Brandenburg. Zum zehnten…

13/02/2014
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Festival du Film Scientifique Brüssel

Das diesjährige brüsseler Festival du Film Scientifique vom 24. – 29. März zeigt unsere Dokumentation Virus contre bactéries: une solution à crise des antibiotiques? bzw….

10/07/2013
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The Pixel Lab: The Cross-Media Workshop

This July Robert Cibis will attend the Pixel Lab workshop by “Power to the Pixel”. He will present…

09/04/2013
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“Fucking Mental” (AT) on Thursday, 18 April at 8 p.m. in the Grüner Salon Berlin.

Lilian Franck will present her erotic drama “Fucking Mental” (AT), which she had developed within the author’s workshop. In addition six feature films by other authors are going to…

22/03/2013
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DVD release of Pianomania in Japan

Our documentary film Pianomania will be released in Dvd the 3th April in Japan

24/08/2012
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Pianomania selected for Vladivostok International Film Festival

Our award winning last feature PIANOMANIA has been selected to be screened at Vladivostok film festival in Russia in the non competiton program.

Pacific Meridian  is an International Film Festival…

04/07/2012
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Pianomania in Japan

Our award-winning documentary ‘Pianomania’ will be screened on the 26.08.2012 in Japan. Along with a…

20/06/2012
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Preparing for our latest feature!

We are happy to announce that we have received support from MBB, MFG, and Kuratorium for our…

19/04/2012
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Energy Medicine

We’re currently working on an upcoming project called “Energy Medicine”, a co-production with SEPPIA and…

25/01/2012
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Virus vs. Bacteria is now available on DVD

Congratulations to director and new-mom Stefanie Schmidt on her new film: Virus Vs Bacteria – A Way Out…

03/11/2011
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PIANOMANIA premiere in New York City and Los Angeles

PIANOMANIA received excellent reviews from The New York and Los Angeles Times! Read The New York Times

18/08/2011

PIANOMANIA: Nominations, Awards, and Prizes!

PIANOMANIA has been theatrically distributed in more than 20 countries! We are very proud of its run and would like to again thank everybody involved in the…

01/03/2011
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PIANOMANIA wins LOLA for Best Sound!

We are happy to announce thatPIANOMANIA by Robert Cibis and Lilian Franck has won…

18/02/2011
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Water Makes Money

We are happy to have produced our first Internet film for ARTE. The trailer for the…

18/06/2010
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“The Pill: Atom Bomb of Contraception” on DVD

Our German-Austrian co-production The Pill: Atom Bomb of Contraception is now available on DVD.
The documentary by…

18/03/2009
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“Disgustingly Healthy – Leeches and Maggots”

Our two part documentary Disgustingly Healthy – Leeches and Maggots investigates the use of leeches…