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Danish Film Institut / Cinematheque,

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will be screened at Danish Film Institut /Cinematheque, Copenhagen/Denmark on February 14th.






Berlinale Trailer/Opener 


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Even for the twelfth successive time, this year the “Berlinale Opener/Trailer”, created by Uli M Schueppel (2002), will open all films in all sections of the 64. Int. Filmfestspiele Berlin

We wish the audience, the filmmakers and the Berlinale-team a fantastic festival!



SchattenTag (Day of Shades)

We are very pleased to announce, that the new fictionfilm-project “SchattenTag” (Day of Shades) by Uli M Schueppel (after the novel by Jan Costin Wagner) received Scriptfunding by BKM (German Cultural Ministry)!


Uli M Schueppel presents his video-installation “DuDaimon” in the group-exhibition MY ICON, curated by Danielle de Picciotto .”YouDaimon, we listen to each other. A divine narration.
(The term ‘Daimon’ is orginated in Greek mythology, and describes a tutelary spirit that guides a person – a spiritual being, which communicates between gods and humans.)”
Neurotitan-Gallery in Haus Schwarzenberg, RosenthalerStr.39, Berlin-Mitte
August 31st – September 21st, 2013
Vernissage: August 30th, 7-10hpm in Eschloraque/Haus Schwarzenberg
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SPFF-Int. MusicDoc-Festival

THE ROAD, to God Knows Where will be screened at SPFF-Int. MusicDoc-Festival, Croatia (out of competition) in “Europe’s most beautiful Cinema” (Open-Air, Nationalparc Paklenica).

Uli M Schueppel will present the film and will give a Masterclass within the festival-programme on the themes of “Independent Filmmaking”, ” Innovative Music-Doumentaries” und “Direct Online-Distributation”.
Starigrad-Paklenica, Croatia, 3. – 8. August 2013
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At the presentation of the ” German Camera-Prize 2013 ” Uli M Schueppel will give the laudatory speech for the award winner Philipp Baben der Erde.
The award-ceremony will be broadcasted on German-television (WDR, SWR, SR and EinsFestival).

On FLUX.FM – Radio there will be an extensive talk with Uli M Schueppel on his life, the independant filmmaking and the online-release of his films in the 2hours-programme “Spreeblick”.

“Spreeblick”, with Uli M Schueppel and Johnny Häussler,
on Sunday, June 23 (10-12am), Repeat on Monday June 24 (7-9pm).
On Air: 100,6 MHz

The documentary-essay Jahre der Kälte (Frozen Stories) by Uli M Schueppel will be screenend in the film-series “Back to Start” at Lichtblick-Cinema, Berlin on Wednesday, June 26 at 10:15pm.
Uli M Schueppel will give a Q&A after screening.

Frozen Stories portrays in a highly personal and formally unconventional way a cautious uncovering of a hidden aspect of his family- and at the same time, postwar German history.
(Filmscore by Blixa Bargeld)Lichtblick-Cinema, Kastanienallee 77, Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg

A very personal review on some of the films by Uli M Schueppel by Christian Funke-Smolka (WeWantMedia) :

Sorry – only in German…

Filmography online

“As the first independant filmmaker Uli M Schueppel releases his complete filmography directly from his own hompage on VoD …”WeWantMedia

On June 8, 2013 Schueppel’s latest documentary “BROETZMANN – Thats When The World Is Mine” (Berlinale 2012) will be premiered here online!

Up to now already the following 6 fims are available here at “Films to Watch Now” on VoD:
Tranzania.Living.Room. An atmospheric journey through interspaces of imagination – Tanzania/Germany.
Elektrokohle – Von Wegen Documentary about the first concert of German cult-band EINSTUERZENDE NEUBAUTEN in East-Berlin on December 21st, 1989. (At the moment not yet to stream in Germany, Austria, Swiss!)
BerlinSong A documentary on Berlins urban folk-underground and at the same time an atmospheric jouney into the myth that is Berlin.
Planet Alex Berlin Alexanderplatz 2000 – on their way, over, under and around the square five very different young people meet, lose and find each other.
The Road, to God Knows Where Documentary on NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS touring through North America 89.
Nihil,, oder Alle Zeit der Welt An expressiv nightmare out of WestBerlin in the 80th.
(7 films more will be uploaded monthly through the rest of the year)


15 classics of the German Film- and TV-Academy new seen

The Berlin-cinema Lichtblick-Kino presents some “outstanding and historical significant films of the DFFB”, which has been newly digitalised with the support of Deutsche Kinemathek. Beside works by Wolfgang Becker, Harun Farocki, Wolfgang Petersen, Angela Schanelec or Hannes Stöhr, there will be also shown “THE ROAD, to God Knows Where” by Uli M Schueppel.
The film series goes from May 25. to June 5.; Lichtblick-Kino, Kastanienallee 77
On May 26. at 22h Uli M Schueppel will be present at the screening.

Berlinale Trailer/Opener

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We wish the audience, the filmmakers and the Berlinale-team a fantastic festival!


Time for something New! Time for something different!

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We’re starting today with my very first film “NIHIL, or All The Time In The World ” (West-Berlin/1987) Here for the first time with English subtitels!

Through “films to watch now” you can reach the new page.

Enjoy the new- and rediscovery of the films!

(A huge thanks to Erik Mitjans for designing and preparing the new page!)