14 Nov 2017
November 14, 2017

GET STARTED! Kickoff with ‘Starting Up USA’

The lexRocket accelerator team around Florian Schmitt took the big startup adventure in the U.S. Five young men go on a road trip in a camper across the United States, from San Francisco via Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Oklahoma to New York. They meet with successful start-ups, big corporations and investors. The documentary “Starting Up USA”.. read more →

10 Nov 2017
November 10, 2017

GET STARTED! Film & Talk

GET STARTED! Film & Talk about Entrepreneurship & Empowerment – a joint project of the U.S. Consulate General Frankfurt, TechQuartier, and the Center of CreativeIndustries of the Frankfurt Economic Development GmbH. It’s a film series with a selection of films from the American Film Showcase that gives insights into the entrepreneurship and start-up scene. Each event is focusing on topics such.. read more →

19 Oct 2017
October 19, 2017

Hessen Film and Cinema Prize 2017

© Markus Nass / HessenFilm und Medien GmbH

The Hessen Film and Cinema Prize 2017 was awarded by the Hessian Ministry for Science and Art on October 13. Best Film won Özgür Yildirim for “Nur Gott kann mich richten”. Thomas Frickel won the prize for Best Documentary Film for “Wunder der Wirklichkeit”. Best Short Film went to Teresa Hoerl for “Familienzuwachs”. David Ungureit.. read more →

21 Sep 2017
September 21, 2017

NETWORKING & DISCUSSION @ LUCAS film festival

Do young filmmakers have to emancipate themselves from “youth topics” to be successful? Or does the proximity to the young audience benefit them when it comes to developing exciting themes for these target groups and implementing them cinematically? Which role do film schools, funding and distribution structures play for newcomers in the production of children’s.. read more →