For years, influential individuals have been backing the cultural endeavors of the DFF!
By becoming a member of the Patrons’ Circle, you contribute to one of Europe’s most significant institutions dedicated to film culture. Your support enables exhibitions, digitization and education projects, facilitates the acquisition of artifacts, and fosters the DFF’s commitment to promoting film culture.
Experience exclusive benefits: As a member of the Patrons’ Circle, you will receive complimentary access to our exhibitions and cinema. Additionally, you will gain insider access to behind-the-scenes activities and receive invitations to thrilling events featuring filmmakers and curators.
The Patrons’ Circle provides various membership options.To learn more, click here.
René Parmantier (Chairman)
Ellen Harrington (Executive Member of the Board & Director of DFF)
Dr. Boy-Jürgen Andresen
Konrad von Bethmann
Juliane Maria Lorenz-Wehling
Exclusive events at the DFF
INDIVIDUAL MEMBER under 40 years old | Newcomer
250 €/year | 1 Member card
INDIVIDUAL MEMBER | Leading Actor
500 €/year | 1 Member card
TEAM MEMBERSHIP | The Crew
800 €/year | 2 Member cards
CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP | Filmmaker
2.500 €/year | 5 Member cards for your company
CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP | Producer
5.000 €/year | 10 Member cards for your company
CORPORATE PARTNER | Mogul
10.000 €/year | 20 Member cards for your company
RAPTURE OF THE DEEP. FILM UNDER WATER
Exhibition from 1 July 2022 through 8 January 2023
The exhibition explores a world between light and darkness, surface and depth, life and death, which always made filmmakers dive into the water, through numerous artfully designed film compilations. To the Exhibition Website <<<
44th LUCAS Film Festival – International Festival for Young Film Lovers
As Germany’s oldest film festival for young audiences, LUCAS celebrated its 44th edition from September 30 to October 7. A total of 67 films, including 34 German premieres, were presented for everyone from four years old to 18plus. In the competitions, the carefully curated feature-length and short films compete for the coveted LUCAS awards. During the festival week, Lucas offers great hands-on activities as well as film talks and Q&As with guests from all over the world. Find out more about LUCAS
CinEd – European Cinema Education for Youth
CinEd is a European project aimed at giving children the opportunity to discover European cinema. The cined.eu platform offers a diverse, high-quality catalogue of European films and provides free public screenings through digital downloads and streaming. In addition, the platform offers educational material for preparation and follow-up. The platform and all its content are multilingual.Learn more at cined.eu