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Happy Birthday, dear Verlorenwasser!

30 years ago in March 1990: first free elections in the GDR and at the same time the first day of filming the Lost Water (Verlorenwasser) films. Restaurant Zur Hirschtränke and filmmaker Peter Roloff cordially invite you to a colorful birthday party in and around the hamlet of Verlorenwasser. With contributors from Verlorenwasser, from [...]

2020-01-17T20:42:24+00:00

Last short film of the month: BEAUTIFUL AMERICA

With BEAUTIFIL AMERICA we conclude our series with maxim short film productions from over 20 years and thank you for the numerous positive feedbacks. Do not trust the young gentleman in the picture. You have been warned now! BEAUTIFUL AMERICA (3rd part of the Lost Water films by Peter Roloff) was shown worldwide and [...]

2019-12-12T13:57:32+00:00

Addendum to maxim short film of October: MARIE’S HEART

The winner of the maxim DVD package for the question of the exact film length of the film MARIES HERZ at 24 frames per second is the Berlin-based jazz musician Tilmann Dehnhard with the correct answer 15 minutes, 37 seconds and 12 frames. Congratulations! Watch MARIE'S HEART for free here.

2019-11-17T09:06:19+00:00

maxim short film of the month: LANDSCAPES INTERNAL | EXTERNAL

Welcome to the monthly film series with short films and background stories from over 20 years of our production activity. The right film for the last days of the Indian Summer: LANDSCAPES INTERNAL| EXTERNAL by Manfred Hielscher was originally created as a video installation for the exhibition journey "Utopia – Revisiting a German State [...]

2019-11-16T21:46:18+00:00

maxim short film of the month: MARIE’S HEART

Welcome to the monthly film series with short films and background stories from over 20 years of our production activity. For Sülbiye V. Günars (today active as Verena S. Freytag) short film MARIES HEART we had won the Danish actor Ulrich Thomsen. But then began the shaking, Thomsen was booked as a villain for [...]

2019-10-02T19:50:02+00:00

maxim short film of the month: PETERCHEN’S MOON RIDE

Welcome to the the monthly film series with short films and background stories from over 20 years of our production activity. In June we fly into space with PETERCHEN’S MOON RIDE. When do we men treat us to heroic daydreams? Sure always. Thus, Peter Roloff took his many train journeys as an opportunity to [...]

2019-06-04T14:31:13+00:00

MUCHA studio shooting at CT in Brno

In the studios of the Czech Television (CT) in Brno, the Paris studio of the Art Nouveau artist Alphonse Mucha was very elaborately reconstructed. CT 24 reports on the filming of the Czech-German production, co-produced by maxim film on the German side and financially supported by nordmedia Niedersachsen / Bremen: www.facebook.com/watch/?v=2334420956829723 Photo: MUCHA studio [...]

2019-06-03T10:40:35+00:00