October 2007, berlinale forum

"Heimatklänge" nominated for European Film Award

Stefan Schwietert's Suisse-German co-production Heimatklänge (Echoes of Home) is one of ten nominees for the European Film Award in the documentary category.

In collaboration with Franco-German TV channel ARTE, the winning film will be presented in Berlin on Dec 1, 2007, during the 20th European Film Awards ceremony.

"Echoes of Home" had its world premiere in the Forum 2007 where it picked up the prize of the International Confederation of Art Cinemas (C.I.C.A.E.) as well as the reader’s prize of the daily "Der Tagesspiegel".