German Filmmaker Wins Student Oscar For 40-Minute Thriller ‘Nocebo’

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The traditional award season may be over, but The Academy of Motion Pictures continues to hand out awards throughout the year, including the Student Academy Awards which has just awarded the Munich-based filmmaker, Lennart Ruff, his first win in the Best Foreign Film category for his thriller “Nocebo”. Ruff, who attends Munich’s University of …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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2012 Student Oscars Nominate Two German Filmmakers

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The 2012 Foreign Film finalists for the Student Academy Awards competition include not one, but two German nominees this year.  29 countries submitted entries into the competition, and out of the 51 qualifying films, only 5 finalists make it into the official nomination.  Unlike the non-student Academy Awards, there can be …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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