Berlinale 2019 | Panel “Zukunft Deutscher Kinofilm”

WITCRAFT CEO Ursula Wolschlager wird nächsten Mittwoch in Berlin als Diskussionsteilnehmerin am Panel „Zukunft Deutscher Kinofilm“ vertreten sein. Ausgerichtet wird diese Veranstaltung von Pro Quote Film, dem Bundesverband Regie und der Initiative Frankfurter Positionen. "Das System Kino steckt fest: Immer mehr Filme in den Sälen, immer weniger Aufmerksamkeit für den einzelnen Titel. Dahinter eine [...]

2019-08-26T12:18:36+00:00February 6th, 2019|Categories: Production, Festivals|

Audience Award for CAVIAR (KAVIAR) at Film Festival Max Ophüls Preis

Yeah! We are exited to announce that CAVIAR (Dir: ELENA TIKHONOVA, Script: ROBERT BUCHSCHWENTER & ELENA TIKHONOVA) could delight the audience at the 40th Film Festival Max Ophüls Preis so much, that they presented us with the Audience Award. We want to thank the audience and the wonderful team at the Film Festival Max Ophüls Preis! This means [...]

2019-08-26T12:18:58+00:00January 29th, 2019|Categories: Production, Festivals|

CAVIAR (Kaviar) Screenings Filmfestival Max Ophüls

Dear Subscribers! We are on our way to Saarbrücken, where KAVIAR / CAVIAR (Dir: Elena Tikhonova, Script: Robert Buchschwenter & Elena Tikhonova) isn't only going to celebrate it's premiere, but also will be screened a total of six times at the Max Ophüls festival: Thursday, 17.01.2019: 19:00 CS4 – Premiere Friday, 18.01.2019: 11:00 CS1 and 17:00 CS5 [...]

2019-01-15T12:55:08+00:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Production, Festivals|

CAVIAR (Kaviar) at the Max Ophüls Film Festival

Привет! Dear Subscribers and Friends! We are very pleased to announce that our culture-clash comedy CAVIAR directed by Elena Tikhonova and written by Robert Buchschwenter and the director, will have it’s premiere at the 40th edition of the Max Ophüls Film Festival. “Due to its excellent tempo, the wonderful performance of the ensemble cast, [...]

2019-01-15T12:55:02+00:00December 18th, 2018|Categories: Production, Festivals|


Dear friends, dear companions and dear GANGSTER GIRLS & Boys, Witcraft is turning ten! Ten years, during which we didn't only go on a VOYAGE AROUND THE DRAWING BOARD, but also turned DIVERSE STORIES into scripts and scripts into movies. During those ten years, we gave a home to a few FATHERLESS, got lost [...]

2019-08-26T12:19:51+00:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: Production|

Kathrin Resetarits awarded the Thomas Pluch Screenplay Prize for her MADEMOISELLE PARADIS script!

During the course of the Diagonale 2018 Kathrin Resetarits received the main award  "Best Feature Film Screenplay" of Thomas Pluch Screenplay Prize for her screenplay for MADEMOISELLE PARADIS. The prize, worth €12,000, is funded by the The Arts and Culture Division of the Federal Chancellery of Austria. We congratulate Kathrin Resetarits and the other [...]

2018-10-31T15:23:03+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Production, Festivals, Awards|

Diagonale Prize for Editing awarded to Niki Mossböck for MADEMOISELLE PARADIS

We would also like to convey our congratulations to Niki Mossböck, who was awarded the Diagonale prize for Best Feature Film Editing for her work on MADEMOISELLE PARADIS and LIFE GUIDANCE. The prize, worth €3,000, is funded by the VdFS. The Jury Statement: “A historical film set in 18th-century Vienna on the one hand, [...]

2018-10-31T15:24:22+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Production, Festivals, Awards|

German Audio Film Prize for MADEMOISELLE PARADIS

We would also like to congratulate the film MADEMOISELLE PARADIS, recipient of the 2018 German Audio Film Prize from the German Association of the Blind and Visually Impaired (DBSV) in the Cinema category, for the outstanding audio descriptions provided by Hörfilm gGmbh. For the last 16 years this prize has honoured outstanding audio films: [...]

2018-10-31T15:25:05+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Production, Awards|

ROMY Awards 2018

We congratulate the DIVERSE STORIES project THE MIGRUMPIES on its Romy Nominations in the categories "Best Cinema Film" and "Best Screenplay for a Cinema Film" (Aleksandar Petrovic, Faris E. Rahoma, Arman T. Riahi). We are very much looking forward to the awards ceremony!

2018-10-31T15:25:13+00:00March 6th, 2018|Categories: Production, Awards|