The founders – HypoVereinsbank, Bavaria Film and Bavarian Broadcasting – introduced an award for young talent at the Hof International Film Festival, in recognition of outstanding artistic achievement in a German film screening in the program of the Hof International Film Festival.
The award was replaced in the year 2012 with the German Cinema New Talent Award.
Cinematographer for BASTARD by Carten Unger
Responsible for the set design of the film COLOR OF THE OCEAN
for his editing achievements in LUK’S LUCK by Ayse Polat
for the music and sound design of SASCHA by Dennis Todorovic
The team of CEASEFIRE
Director: Lancelot von Naso
Ensemble achievements of cinematography, music and editing
in the feature film THE RED SPOT
Cinematography for ZEIT DER FISCHE (Director: Heiko Aufdermauer)
The entire team of SCHWARZE SCHAFE
Barbara Schramm Costume designer
René Römert & Jochen Sauer Set designers
Producer of the poetic fairy tale NIMMERMEER
Editing for DRUM BUN – GUTE REISE by Robert Ralston
Vincent Assmann, Johannes Koeniger, Martin Frühmorgen
Editing, music and sound design for BEHIND THE COUCH
A look back: EASTMAN Promotion Award for Young Talents
This prize was awarded since 1984 to recognize a talented young director and his or her film. The prize was endowed with film material with the intention of supporting the next production of the prize-winning director.
The EASTMAN Promotion Award was presented in 2012 for the final time. The Hof International Film Festival thanks Kodak GmbH for its 29-year commitment to young German cinema.