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  • 14.8.2017 THREE PEAKS has won the "Variety Piazza Grande Award", at LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL. Congratulations to director Jan Zabeil.
  • 9.8.2017 Great premiere of our film ICEMAN by Felix Randau yesterday evening at LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL. Unfortunately not on the Piazza, because of heavy rain. (we had to much luck with the weather during the shooting of the film...). Here a nice review on Screen-Daily: http://www.screendaily.com/reviews/iceman-locarno-review/5120656.article?blocktitle=REVIEWS&contentID=40296
  • 5.8.2017 Impressing premier for our production THREE PEAKS by Jan Zabeil in Piazza Grande at the LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL. Here a great review by Variety: http://variety.com/2017/film/reviews/three-peaks-review-1202514890/
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    • 14.8.2017 THREE PEAKS has won the "Variety Piazza Grande Award", at LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL. Congratulations to director Jan Zabeil.
    • 9.8.2017 Great premiere of our film ICEMAN by Felix Randau yesterday evening at LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL. Unfortunately not on the Piazza, because of heavy rain. (we had to much luck with the weather during the shooting of the film...). Here a nice review on Screen-Daily: http://www.screendaily.com/reviews/iceman-locarno-review/5120656.article?blocktitle=REVIEWS&contentID=40296
    • 5.8.2017 Impressing premier for our production THREE PEAKS by Jan Zabeil in Piazza Grande at the LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL. Here a great review by Variety: http://variety.com/2017/film/reviews/three-peaks-review-1202514890/
    • 20.7.2017 We are very pleased to announce the world premiere of two of our productions during the 70th LOCARNO FILM FESTIVAL  at the legendary Piazza Grande! THREE PEAKS - DREI ZINNEN by Jan Zabeil on August the 4th and ICEMAN - DER MANN AUS DEM EIS by Felix Randau on August the 8th, DER MANN AUS [...]
    • 01.09.2016 The shooting of our coproduction ICEMAN by Felix Randau has started. ICEMAN tells the (possible) history of Ötzi and the last days that led to his mysterious death – probably the oldest and most famous unsolved murderer in human history. The cast is seasoned with renowned actors such as Jürgen Vogel (The Free Will) as [...]
    • 10.06.2016 The 8. of june the shooting of our co-production THREE PEAKS by Jan Zabeil started. Echo Film together with Rohfilm Productions GmbH are pleased to realise the 2,5 mio. budget family-drama together with BKM, IDM, MDM, MBB, SWR, as well as The Match Factory as world sales agent. The great main cast consists of Alexander [...]
    • 11.04.2016
      Our documentary production VON MÄNNERN UND VÄTERN by Andreas Pichler and Martin Prinz will premiere at Bolzano Film Festival this week and at the International Documentary Filmfestival in München in may. https://
    • 30.04.2015 The leading actor of the new movie „Ötzi- Der Mann aus dem Eis“ will be Jürgen Vogel, a German actor, screenwriter, film producer and singer. Definitely one of the most successful character actors of German cinema, Vogel will be a perfect Iceman.
    • 20.04.2015 At the 29th edition of „Bozner Filmtage“, we supported the movie CHRIEG, which won „The best movie“ award. The international jury was impressed by the valiant narration method of the director Simon Jaquemet.
    • Berlinale 2015 We will be present at this year Berlin Film Festival from february the 6th to the 13th. Please contact us!    
    • Cannes 2014 Two of the productions we supported and service produced last year will premier at the Cannes Film Festival this year: "Clouds of Sils Maria" by Olivier Assayas in competition and  "Force Majeure" (previous "Tourist") by Ruben Ostlund in the category"Un Certain Regard".    
    • open doors 12.04. Open doors at the Echo Film office in Bozen/Bolzano.  
    • 18.3.2014 Baumi passed away. We are infinitely sad. He was a friend and master. We will continue with his passion for stories and cinema / Baumi ist nicht mehr unter uns. Er war unser Freund und Partner, seine Art zu Arbeiten ist uns Vorbild und Inspirationsquelle. Wir werden seine Arbeit und seine Idee von Kino weiter [...]
    • Berlinale 2014 Echofilm is proud to announce that Karl Baumgartner, our co-founder, will be honored for his life's work at this year's Berlin Film Festival with the Berlinale Camera.
    • Fuori Mira August 5th 2013: Six weeks of shooting FUORI MIRA by Erik Bernasconi just finished in Bolzano. Echo Film functioned as executive producer and processed the italian tax credit.
    • Project Chrieg October 2013: The first feature film from Swiss director Simon Jaquemet  "Chrieg - War" will be shot in Switzerland and South Tyrol in October. Echofilm is providing production service for the South Tyrolean part by putting up locations, crew members, and facilities.
    • Project Tourist September 2013: Echofilm will provide production services for the new feature film of Ruben Östlund "Tourist" produced by Plattform Produktion from Sweden. The film shooting will take place at Stilfser Joch, the highest paved mountain pass in the Eastern Alps.