Theatrical release of "NOW" postponed again to 11 March 2021

Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, it remains unclear when the cinemas will actually be able to reopen next year. Therefore, we are once again postponing the nationwide cinema release of "NOW" to 11 March 2021. "NOW" is the film for the longed-for green turnaround! In his committed cinema debut, cult photographer Jim Rakete meets Generation Greta.

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"Our Soil is Our Heritage" as a stream for World Soil Day

"Our Soil is Our Heritage" will be available from 5 December 2020, just in time for World Soil Day, as a stream exclusively in the W-film online cinema in our new shop at The dedicated environmental documentary for sustainable agriculture and consumption has been running successfully in cinemas since 8 October 2020. Then came another lockdown and we had to cancel numerous planned screenings.


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W-film Advents-Action: Streams only €1

The cinema closures will continue until at least 20 December. But for the Christmas season W-film has come up with a very special offer for all film lovers: On every Advent Sunday there will be a stream of one film each for the unbeatable solidarity price of only €1 in our online shop at!


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20 years of W-film with a new shop

Just in time for the birthday of managing director Stephan Winkler, we at W-film are celebrating our 20th anniversary today, 11.11.2020, with the opening of our own online shop at To celebrate, the award-winning auteur films "Germany. A Winter's Tale", "My Brother's Name Is Robert and He Is an Idiot" and "Kid-Thing" as well as the inspiring environmental documentaries "Seed: The Untold Story", "Guardians of the Earth" and "Dark Eden" are now available as DVDs for only €7,99 and as VOD for only €5,99. A thank you to all who have been loyal to us for so long and a great gift idea for Christmas.


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"The Birthday" as VOD & DVD in stores

Following its nationwide cinema release on 25 June shortly after the Corona lockdown, "The Birthday" will be available in stores from 18 December as a DVD and via Video on Demand. Director Carlos Morelli uses captivating black and white images to stage a seemingly everyday family situation. But "The Birthday" contains everything you'd least expect from a child's birthday: storms, quarrels and long faces. After his feature film debut "Mi Mundial", Morelli delivers an original film noir about a part-time father who realises overnight what is really important to him. The film location Halle an der Saale also provides wonderful backdrops for the atmospheric retro look.



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