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new acquisition: SEX

We are happy to reveal our new acquisition and its world premiere at Berlinale 2024 - Panorama: SEX by Dag Johan Haugerud. The film follows two men in heterosexual marriages whose unexpected experiences challenge their perceptions of sexuality, gender and identity.

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new acquisition: STREETS OF GLÓRIA

We’re so happy to introduce our new acquisition: STREETS OF GLÓRIA by Felipe Sholl!
The film is turning heads with its provocative narrative and powerful performances, delving into love, passion, and self-discovery in Rio’s Glória neighborhood. Don’t miss the buzz around this captivating portrayal of sex work and the journey towards acceptance!
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Festivals

February 2024

Berlin IFF, DE: SEX

Yashwant IFF, Mumbai, IN: POWER ALLEY; EVIL DOES NOT EXIST

Rainbow Sports FF, Danish Film Institute, DK: THE SWIMMER

Athens International Children's FF, GR: BIGMAN

Santa Barbara IFF, US: LET ME GO

NFA Cinema Ponrepo, CZ: HAPPY HOUR

5th Women's International FF, IN: POWER ALLEY

Awards

IFF Rotterdam 2024

POWER ALLEY by Lillah Halla received the Youth Jury Award at the IFF Rotterdam! "The film that we chose is daring, fearless and representative of the turbulent experiences and emotions that young people go through", the jury.

Palm Springs IFF 2024

We're so happy with the news: POWER ALLEY by Lillah Halla received the Ibero-American award at the Palm Springs IFF 2024!

Festival de Huelva de Cine Ibertoamericano 2023

Thrilled to share the news! POWER ALLEY by Lilla Halla scooped up two prestigious awards at the Festival de Huelva de Cine Ibertoamericano 2023. The film received the Camilo a la Libertad – Asociación Cultura con Orgullo Best LGTBQI+ Screening Award, and director Lilla Halla was honored with the AAMMA Women Award!

Mix Brasil 2023

Incredible news! POWER ALLEY by Lilla Halla has triumphed at Mix Brasil, one of the world's largest LGBTQ+ cultural events! The film clinched the Best Feature Film Award (Jury Prize in the Brazilian competition). Additionally, the Feature's Jury Prize for Best Interpretation went to the entire cast! Kudos to the brilliant team for this double honor!

Markets

Berlin IFF 2024

The whole m-appeal team will be attending Berlinale - EFM for the duration of the market, from February 15th-21st.
Meet us at booth nr. 16 on the ground floor of MGB.


Our newest acquisition SEX by Dag Johan Haugerud will be world premiering in Panorama!


SEX by Dag Johan Haugerud

Market Screening
(by invitation only)
THURSDAY 15.02 17:45 @ CinemaxX 12

Festival Screenings
World Premiere: SAT 17.02 16:30 @ Zoo Palast 1
SUN 18.02 21:30 @ Cubix 8
MON 19.02 12:45 @ Cubix 5
MON 19.02 18:00 @ Kino Zukunft (Berlinale Goes Kiez)
TUE 20.02 18:30 @ Colosseum 1
SAT 24.02 12:00 @ Haus der Berliner Festspiele
SUN 25.02 13:15 @ Cubix 5



MARKET SCREENINGS

STREETS OF GLÓRIA by Felipe Sholl
(industry only, no press)
THURSDAY 15.02 11:00 @ dffb-Kino


JIPPIE NO MORE! by Margien Rogaar
FRIDAY 16.02 10:50 Parliament Studio
TUESDAY 20.02 10:00 Virtual Cinema 6