Festivals: Raindance Film Festival – Berlin Edition – Program

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THE BEST FILMS from this year’s Raindance Film Festival are a rare mix of international independent films that will shock, enlighten, inspire, and entertain. From the controversial American film HOW TO MAKE MONEY SELLING DRUGS to the award-winning Japanese high school drama THE KIRISHIMA THING, audiences can expect a diverse and original array of exemplary independent cinema.

FILM SCHEDULE
(all films in English or with English subtitles)

WED 20 NOV.
★ OPENING NIGHT FILM & AFTER PARTY ★
19:00 Drinks Reception
20:00 EVERYBODY STREET

THURS 21 NOV.
16:00 COLDWATER
19:00 SUMMER HOUSE (+ Director Q&A)
21:30 HOW TO MAKE MONEY SELLING DRUGS

FRI 22 NOV.
16:00 SONJA AND THE BULL
19:00 A2-B-C (+ Director Q&A)
21:30 EVERYONE’S GOING TO DIE (+ Director Q&A)

SAT 23 NOV.
15:00 WINNING SHORT FILMS
17:00 FALL AND WINTER
19:00 TALES FROM THE ORGAN TRADE

★ CLOSING NIGHT FILM & AFTER PARTY ★
21:30 THE KIRISHIMA THING

WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

THURS 21 NOV.
16:00 – 18:00
“EXTREME DOCUMENTARY FILMMAKING” – Eva Stotz (DFFB)

FRI 22 NOV.
16:00 – 18:00
“WRITING DRAMA FROM REAL LIFE” – Donna Sharpe (BBC)

SAT 23 NOV.
15:00 – 16:30
“PRODUCING THIS AIN’T CALIFORNIA” – Ronald Vietz (Producer)

17:00 – 18:30
“PITCH OR DIE!” – Sascha Supastrapong (Dreamtrader Films)

PANEL DISCUSSION

SAT 23 NOV.
19:30 – 20:30
“GET IT OUT! THE FUTURE OF FILM DISTRIBUTION!”
Tom Littlewood (VICE), Ronald Vietz (Wildremd, This Ain’t California) and Laurin Dietrich (WOLF Consultations, distributors of The Act of Killing)