Formula Kino Horizont


Francy Fabritz
Director, writer, editor

Jakob Preuss
Director, journalist, activist

Child + Axolotl Overkill (2017)


Short film + feature drama

Der Maulwurf und der Regenwurm + Vier gegen die Bank (2016)


Short film + feature criminal comedy

Aus dem Nichts (2017)


Out of nowhere, Katja's life falls apart when her husband Nuri and little son Rocco are killed in a bomb attack.

Urban Audio Spectrum + Western (2017)


Short film + feature drama

Next Generation Short Tiger 2017 (2017)


Short film program

Fünf Sterne (2016)


Two girlfriends. One hotel room. The Baltic Sea during winter for four weeks in 36 square meters. The filmmaker captures her friend Ines Rastig, superstar.

Als Paul über das Meer kam (2017)


Jakob, the filmmaker, follows Cameroon refugee Paul on his risky trip to and across Europe.

In Zeiten des abnehmenden Lichts (2017)

comedy, drama

1989, East Berlin, shortly before the fall of the Wall. Family, friends and political comrades gather to celebrate the 90th birthday of Wilhelm Powileit, a veteran Communist.

Simpel (2017)

comedy, drama

Ben and Barnabas are unseparatable since childhood. The two of them, however, are no ordinary pair of brothers, for Barnabas, with his twenty-two years, remained mentally at the age of three.

Timm Thaler oder das verkaufte Lachen (2017)

adventure, comedy, drama, family

The devil tricks a little boy off his laughter in exchange for assured wins in all his bets.

Tiger Girl (2017)

drama, action

TIGER gets what she wants. VANILLA does not know what she wants. Apart from one important thing: a uniform. TIGER teach her to bite, and VANILLA tastes blood.

The Verdict (2016)


Islamic terrorists hijack an airplane with 164 passengers, planing to steer it into a football arena filled with 70 000 people. Major Lars Koch decides against the orders of his superiors and the laws of his country to shoot the airplane.

SMS für Dich (2016)


Clara simply can't get over the loss of her beloved Ben, who died two years ago in a car accident. Even her headstrong roommate Katja is barely able to coax her friend back to life. However, Clara continues sending wistful text messages to Ben's old cell phone number.

Babylon Berlin, episodes 1-2 (2017)

drama, history, mystery

Gereon Rath, a young police inspector from Cologne, is transferred to Berlin in order to solve a criminal case - a porno ring run by the Berlin Mafia.

16th German Film Festival