Christian Petzold’s “Barbara” Selected As German Entry For 2013 Academy Awards

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

It may seem to early to begin making your Oscar winner predictions, but Germany has already finalized their pick for a Foreign Language Film Award consideration at the 85th Annual Academy Awards.  It was announced yesterday that Director Christian Petzold’s film “Barbara” would be the movie submitted after seeing great success at this years Berlin International Film …

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Berlinale 2012: Silver Bear for director Christian Petzold

By Magazin-Deutschland.de on Email

The Berlinale bear hunt ended in success for a German film. The German filmmaker Christian Petzold was awarded the Silver Bear for Best Director at the impressive closing gala of the 62nd Berlin International Film Festival on Saturday (February 18). Petzold convinced the international jury with his highly praised drama …

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