Domenico Lucano, mayor of Riace, arrested

“If we start arresting and imprisoning people of good will, visionaries and great Europeans like “Mimmo” Domenico Lucano, then we can soon give up on the entire idea of our European culture. “Liberty, equality and fraternity” are written in big letters over our continent, but “oppression, exclusion and hostility” are becoming the new slogans of […]

Pope Francis – A MAN OF HIS WORD at Festival de Cannes

Wim Wenders’ next feature documentary Pope Francis – A MAN OF HIS WORD was selected for the 71st Festival de Cannes (8 – 19 May 2018) and will be presented as part of the Special Screenings. Pope Francis – A MAN OF HIS WORD is a personal journey with Pope Francis rather than a traditional […]

SUBMERGENCE AT TIFF

SUBMERGENCE celebrated its World Premiere at TIFF on September 10th in the presence of Wim Wenders and his cast members James McAvoy, Celyn Jones, and Hakeemshady Mohamed. The film was shown in the section Special Presentations and will now move on to San Sebastian International Film Festival for its European Premiere. “The cinema of Wim […]

SUBMERGENCE PREMIERES IN TORONTO

We are happy to announce that Wim Wenders’ SUBMERGENCE will celebrate its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September. A multi-layered story that embraces some of life’s most profound concerns, SUBMERGENCE is based on the novel by J.M. Ledgard with a screenplay by Erin Dignam, starring James McAvoy and Academy Award®-winner Alicia Vikander. […]

POPE FRANCIS – A MAN OF HIS WORD

Focus Features has announced at the Cannes Film Festival that Wim Wenders is currently working on his next documentary: Pope Francis – A MAN OF HIS WORD. This is not a film about Pope Francis, but rather a film project with him. In conversation, the Pope discusses issues such as ecological responsibility, immigration, consumer behavior […]

Die schoenen Tage von Aranjuez - Venedig

Red Carpet at Venice

Wim Wenders and his cast presented THE BEAUTIFUL DAYS OF ARANJUEZ to an international audience for the first time today. This 3D film adaptation of the play of the same name by Peter Handke was shown in competition of this year’s Venice Film Festival and will now move on to Toronto International Film Festival for […]

THE BEAUTIFUL DAYS OF ARANJUEZ

The Beautiful Days of Aranjuez in Venice and Toronto

We are delighted to announce that Wim Wenders’ film THE BEAUTIFUL DAYS OF ARANJUEZ will have its World Premiere in the Competition of the 73rd Venice International Film Festival, followed by the North American Premiere at the 41th Toronto International Film Festival. In the film a woman and a man sit at a table beneath the trees. A conversation unfolds […]

Drehstart SUBMERGENCE Wim Wenders

Shooting starts for SUBMERGENCE

Wim Wenders started principal photography on his romantic thriller SUBMERGENCE based on J.M. Ledgard’s eponymous bestseller, yesterday in Berlin.