"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).