German Films Service + Marketing GmbH is the national information and advisory center for the promotion of German films worldwide and the official external representation for German films appointed by the Federal Government of Germany.
The work of German Films focuses on increasing the level of awareness of German films abroad by providing information services as well as initiating and supporting PR and marketing measures in order to grant the highest possible international visibility.
German Film’s range of activities includes a close cooperation with all major international film festivals, the organization of umbrella stands for German sales companies and producers at international film and TV markets, organizing Festivals of German Films for public audiences as well as industry screenings in key international territories. Providing advice and information for representatives of the international press, buyers from the fields of cinema, home entertainment, and TV/VOD and consulting German filmmakers on international festivals, conditions of participation, and German films being shown is also part of German Films activities.
- Simone Baumann, Managing Director
- Sylva Haeutle, Head of Festival Relations & Producers Liaison
- Nicole Kaufmann, Head of Regional Desk USA & UK
- Martin Scheuring, Head of Short Films & Market Projects
- Sara Stevenson, German Film Office USA