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Berlinale at the Swiss Embassy

The "Stoffwechsel" event at the Swiss Embassy in collaboration with Focal was well attended. The demand for books to be filmed continues unabated. The panel discussion dealt with the advantages and disadvantages of adaptations. The panel participants shared their experiences and critical remarks.

Berlinale: Guest at the Swiss Embassy – Panel Discussion “Stoffwechsel”

We are looking forward to two events at the 70th Berlin International Film Festival: On 21 February from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. the reception of the Association of German Stage and Media Publishers will take place. On 24 February, the Swiss Embassy and the Federal Office of Culture invite to the "Stoffwechsel" event on the subject of novel adaptations.

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Collaboration with Petra Hermanns

From now on Sibylle Seidel Medienagentur exclusively represents the film rights of literature agency Petra Hermanns. First joint projects are …

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“Wir Kinder vom Bahnhof Zoo” (We children of Bahnhof Zoo)

After eight months of shooting, the finishing of "Wir Kinder vom Bahnhof Zoo" is in sight.

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Tod in Bestzeit

"Tod in Bestzeit" - a new episode of Soko München will be broadcasted on the 20th of January 2020 at 18.00 on ZDF. The episode, directed by Almut Getto, is about a murder at the go-kart track. Anja Weber wrote the book.

Super review for Helen Dorn “Atemlos”

A good start to 2020! On 25.01. the new episode Helen Dorn - "Atemlos" will be shown on ZDF at 20:15. As a little foretaste you can watch the review by tittelbach.tv which appreciates the script.

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Michael Schilling

Good news for the Advent season: We are happy to welcome scriptwriter and cartoonist Michael Schilling to the agency!

„Nord, Nord, Mord“

In September, the first flap fell on the shooting of a new episode "Nord, Nord, Mord". The episode is entitled "Sievers und der goldene Fisch", based on a script by our author Thomas O. Walendy.

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Mein Leben mit Martha

We are pleased about the cooperation with Julia Eisele and her publishing house. We represent the publishing house regarding the film rights of its books. We start with "Mein Leben mit Martha" by Martina Bergmann. A wonderful novel about the model family, if you choose the family members yourself.

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Gut gegen Nordwind

On September 3rd we celebrated the premiere of "Gut gegen Nordwind". Almost 2 million copies of the bestseller by Daniel Glattauer were sold.

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Sløborn

In August the shooting for the new series "Sløborn" by director Christian Alvart started, for which our author Henner Schulte-Holtey has written three books.

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Two is better:

On August 12th has begun the shooting of two new episodes of the "Helen-Dorn" series, for which our author Mathias Schnelting wrote the scripts.

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Auntie Poldi and the Vineyards of Edna

Im März 2019 ist "Auntie Poldi and the Vineyards of Edna" von Mario Giordano in den USA erschienen. Tante Poldi kam in den USA sehr gut an. "Long may she reign" schrieb Kirkus Reviews.

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Annette Hess

After 18 years of successful cooperation, we are bidding farewell to Annette Hess and wish her continously great projects and lots of success.

Nord, Nord, Mord – Sievers und die Tote im Strandkorb

On Monday, 29th of April 2019, at 20.15 on ZDF, "Nord, Nord, Mord - Sievers und die Tote im Strandkorb" will be broadcasted, based on the screenplay by Thomas O. Walendy.

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In Wahrheit – Jette ist tot

Mathias Schnelting wrote the script for "In Wahrheit - Jette ist tot".

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Zehn Rosen – Polizeiruf 110

On the 10th of February 2019 the ARD will show "Zehn Rosen - Polizeiruf 110" at 8.15 pm based on a script by Wolfgang Strauch, based on a draft by Mathias Schnelting.

Deutscher Hörbuchpreis

We are pleased to announce the German Audio Book Award for "German House" by Annette Hess read by Eva Meckbach. Congratulations!

Soko Müchen – Tödlicher Irrtum

On the 28th of January 2019 "Soko Müchen - Tödlicher Irrtum", based on a script by Anja Weber, will be shown on ZDF. Gerd Silberbauer and Dirk Martens take over the episode leading roles. The episode was directed by Frauke Thielecke.