The Gijon International Fim Festival pays a tribute to Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel's cinema.
At the opening they will receive the Honour Award of the festival.
Tizza Covi is a jury member of the international competition at the Locarno Film Festival.
Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel receive for their exceptional work in independent cinema the Underground Spirit Award
at the Palic European Film Festival.
will be dedicated to them during the festival.
Tizza Covi receives the Carl Mayer Screenplay Award for her script "article 640" (current working title: "Vera").
"Mister Universo" will be released for a week on July 21 in the Anthology Film Archives in New York.
MISTER UNIVERSO will be released in Switzerland on May 11th.
MISTER UNIVERSO is still released in France.
MISTER UNIVERSO will be screened at the closing ceremony of the FICUNAM
film festival in Mexico City.
MISTER UNIVERSO wins the Jury Award in Marrakech!
The ExtraVALUE Film Award 2016 goes to Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel for MISTER UNIVERSO.
MISTER UNIVERSO is selected for the competition of Seville European Film Festival.
First screening of Mister Universo in Austria:
October 26, 18:00
screening with English subtitles:
October 28, 13:30
Stadtkino im Künstlerhaus
The 45th Montréal Festival Nouveau Cinéma awards Mister Universo with a Special Mention.
MISTER UNIVERSO coming soon!
release date in Austria: November 11th 2016, Stadtkino im Künstlerhaus
Here is the Trailer!
Mister Universo has been selected for the Toronto International Film Festival.
"Mister Universo" - the new movie by Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel is selected for the competition of the Locarno International Film Festival 2016.
Film release of "The shine of day" in France.
Oct. 7: "The shine of day" will be screened at the Festival of German Film in Los Angeles.
"The shine of day" will be screened at the New Horizons International Film Festival in Wroclaw (july 18 - 28).
July 12: New York theatrical premiere run of "The shine of day" at the Anthology Film Archives.
"The shine of day" receives two awards at the Tarkovsky Film Festival in Russia:
Special Jury Mention and Prize of the Russian Guild of Film Critics
press reviews (german):
Der Standard, Die Presse, ORF, Kurier, Wiener Zeitung, Kleine Zeitung, Ray Filmmagazin, Skip, Südtiroler Tageszeitung, pressplay, critic.de, Die Furche
screenings of "The shine of day" in Vienna:
18:15 Künstlerhaus, Akademiestraße 13, 1010 Vienna, Tel. 01/505 43 28
19:45 and 21:30 Stadtkino, Schwarzenbergplatz 7, 1030 Vienna
Tel. 01/712 62 76
The next festival invitations for "The shine of day": Buenos Aires, Bolzano, Selb, Zypern, Trient
"The Shine of Day" will be screened at the New Directors/New Films Festival in New York.
Saturday March 23, 3pm (MoMA)
Sunday March 24, 8:30pm (Film Society of Lincoln Center)
"The shine of day" is invited to the Berlinale section "Perspektive Deutsches Kino". screening date: February 17 - 7:00 pm - CinemaxX3
screening European Film Market: February 12 - 9:15 am - CinemaxX 17
Next festival invitations: Spokane, Mexico City
"The shine of day" will be in the competition of the Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis and will be screened in Göteborg.
"The shine of day" will have its French premiere in the competition of the Festival d'Angers.
"The shine of day" wins the Award for Best Film and Walter Saabel wins the Award for Best Actor in Sulmona.
Next festival invitations: Milano, Sulmona, Tbilisi
The MehrWert Film Prize – consisting of a residency grant in New York – went to Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel’s The shine of day.
The Austrian premiere of "The shine of day" is on October 31, 6 p.m. in Vienna, Gartenbaukino.
Locarno`s Silver Leopard for best actor went to Walter Saabel for his performance in The Shine of Day by Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel.
The shine of Day is also awarded the Don Quijote Prize of the International Federation of Film Societies and a Special Mention of the Ecumenical Jury.
First screening: August 6, at 4.15 pm at the Fevi theatre (followed by a discussion with the public at Spazio Cinema next to Fevi)
Repetition 1: August 7, at 9 am at Fevi theatre
Repetition 2: August 8, at 6.30 pm at Palavideo
Press screening: August 6, at 9 am at Kursaal
"The shine of day" is selected for the International Competition of the 65th Locarno Film Festival.
"Babooska" will be screened at the Anthology Film Archives in New York, July 20 at 7:00 pm.
Tizza Covi will be jury member of the documentary competition of the 47th International Film Festival of Karlovy Vary (June 29 to July 7, 2012).