Iran-Premiere of "The Legend of the Ugly King"

Our film The Legend of the Ugly King by Hüseyin Tabak celebrated its Iran-Premiere at the Cinema Verite - Iran International Documentary Film Festival on 10th of December 2018.

international premiere of THE MILAN-PROTOCOL in Liverpool

Peter Ott's THE MILAN-PROTOCOL will celebrate its international premiere at the Liverpool Film Festival on 13 October 2018.

We are glad that the film has been selected for this year's festival programme in Liverpool.


Honorable Price for Mehmet Aktas' work with mitosfilm in Sulaimani (KRG)

We are glad to announce that Mehmet Aktas (producer and founder of mîtosfilm) has received a special award in recognition of his work with mîtosfilm and therefore his activities and impact on the Kurdish Filmmaking at the Sulaimani Film Forum.
The prize was awarded by Qubad Talabani, the Vice Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government.

Following the award ceremony the screening of the mitosfilm production about the legendary Kurdish filmmaker Yilmaz Güney, The Legend of the Ugly King by Hüseyin Tabak, took place.

Many thanks for this honorable award, which we appreciate a lot!

Another Award for "The Legend of the Ugly King"

We are delighted to announce that Hüseyin Tabak received the award "Best Historical Documentary" at the International Documentary Film Festival BEYOND THE BORDERS (Castellorizo, Greece) for his documentary about the legendary kurdish filmmaker Yilmaz Güney, THE LEGEND OF THE UGLY KING.

Many thanks to the whole festival!



Our documentary "THE LEGEND OF THE UGLY KING - Yilmaz Güney" by Hüseyin Tabak will be released in german cinemas on 11th of October.

We are looking forward to this exciting cinema tour.

THE UGLY KING in Italy and Greece

Our documentary THE LEGEND OF THE UGLY KING by Hüseyin Tabak continues travelling through europe!

In the end of June it will be part of a special programme focusing Yilmaz Güney ("Yilmaz Güney: Despair of Hope") at the Il Cinema Ritrovato festival in Bologna, Italy.

In the end of August there will be a screening at the  3. Internationalen Dokumentarfilm Festival "Beyond the Borders" which takes place at the Castellorizo Island in Greek.

HOUSE WITHOUT ROOF receives Award at Manifesto Film Festival, Amsterdam

HOUSE WITHOUT ROOF by Soleen Yusef was the opening film at the Manifesto Film Festival in Amsterdam and furthermore received the award for the "Best Feature Film" there!

We are very happy about this honor, thanks a lot to the festival!


Award for The Ugly King in Bali

THE LEGEND OF THE UGLY KING by Hüseyin Tabak receives the Golden Award at the World Documentary Awards in Bali. We are very happy about this honor, thanks a lot to the festival!



02.April 2018 / BERLIN / Soho House

03./04.April 2018 / KIEL / Kino in der Pumpe



03.April 2018 / BERLIN / Babylon Mitte / 19.30 Uhr

04.April 2018 / KÖLN / Filmforum / 20.00 Uhr



05.April 2018 / HAMBURG / 3001 Kino

07.April 2018/ HANNOVER / Kino im Künstlerhaus

08.April 2018 / BERLIN / fsk Kino

09.April 2018 / BERLIN / Eiszeit Kino

22.April 2018 / OLDENBURG / Cine K

03.Mai 2018 / ESSLINGEN / KoKi


RELEASE (05.April 2018)

05.-11.April 2018 / BERLIN / Eiszeit Kino  / Brotfabrik / Babylon Mitte

05.-18.April 2018 / BOCHUM / Endstation

05.-11.April 2018 / BONN / Brotfabrik

05.-11.April 2018 / BREMEN / City 46

05.-11.April 2018 / FRANKFURT / Filmforum Höchst

05.-11.April 2018 / HAMBURG / 3001 Kino

05.-11.April 2018 / HANNOVER / Kino im Künstlerhaus

05.-11.April 2018 / KARLSRUHE / Kinemathek

05.-11.April 2018 / KÖLN / Filmpalette

20./21./22./29./30.April 2018 / MÜNCHEN / Werkstattkino



19.April 2018 / CHEMNITZ / Kino im Weltecho

29.April 2018 / OLDENBURG / Cine K

The Ugly King wins award in Nürnberg

THE LEGEND OF THE UGLY KING by Hüseyin Tabak receives the Öngören Award for Democracy and Human Rights at the Filmfestival Türkei Deutschland in Nürnberg. We are very happy about this honor, thanks a lot to the festival!