16th Tegernsee International Mountain Film Festival:
Facts and Figures

Date:                              17 to 21 October 2018

Hosts and Partners:    City of Tegernsee, Bayerischer Rundfunk, (Bavarian Broadcasting), Deutscher Alpenverein (German Alpine Club),
                                         Tegernseer Tal Tourismus GmbH (Tegernsee Tourism), Bergfilmfreunde Tegernsee e.V. (Tegernsee Friends of Mountain Film)

Festival Director:         Michael Pause

Exclusive Sponsor:     Bergzeit

 Main Sponsors:         Quartier Tegernsee, E-Werk Tegernsee, Petzl, Hotel Der Westerhof, das werk

 Grants from:               Bayerische Staatsregierung, Bezirk Oberbayern (Bavarian State Government, District of Upper Bavaria),
                                        FFF Bayern (Bavarian Film & TV Funding Corporation)

Viewers:                       approx. 6,000 viewers

Films Submitted        165 productions from 18 countries, 93 of these screened, 85 running for competion
in 2017:                      

Screenings:                Wednesday from 8 pm in 5 venues, Thursday, Friday and Saturday in 6 venues
                                        (Barocksaal, Ludwig-Thoma-Saal, Medius, Quirinal, Schalthaus, Sporthalle),
                                     Thursday, Friday: 9.30 am Children’s Cinema at Ludwig-Thoma-Saal,
                                       From 12 noon and from 4 pm Nonstop Programme at Schalthaus,
                                       5 and 8 pm screenings with live host in all venues
                                     Saturday: 10 am and 1.30 pm Nonstop Programme at Schalthaus,
                                      5 pm and 8 pm screenings with live host at all venues,
                                      8 pm Final Celebration and Conferring of Prizes at Barocksaal.
                                     Sunday:  From 9.30 am: matinee with winning films at Ludwig-Thoma-Saal

Event programme and ticket sales from the beginning of September 2018.

Prizes:                       Great Prize by the City of Tegernsee (3,000 €),
                                    Prize by the German Alpine Club for the Best Alpine Film in the Category “Mountain Experience” (1,000 €),
                                    Prize by Bergzeit for the Best Film in the Category “Mountain Nature” (1,000 €),
                                    Prize for the Best Film in the Category “Mountain Life”, (sponsored by the Tegernseer Erdgas-
                                       Versorgungsgesellschaft mbH. & Co. KG and Elektrizitaetswerk Tegernsee) (1,000 €),                                          
                                    Dr. Otto Guggenbichler Prize for a Junior Film Maker
                                      (sponsored by the Guggenbichler Family and AmbulantesBeinCentrum München) (1,000 €),
                                    Bayern 2 Audience Prize (radio network Bayern 2) (1,000 €),
                                    Small Mountain Film Festival Prize for the Best Young Audience Mountain Film (500 €).

Jury 2017:                 Helmut Scheben (Switzerland), Julia Brunner (Austria), Mojca Volkar Trobevšek  (Slovenia), Benedikt Kuby (Germany)
                                      and Martin Kaufmann (Italy)                                 

Summit Meeting:      Festival Forum at the Rathaus. Meeting point, box office, information and vending stalls, drinks and snacks, Bouldering;
                                         wine and cheese tasting, programme with talks, Gipfelbar (Summit Bar)

Festival Office:          Internationales Bergfilm-Festival Tegernsee
                                      Rathausplatz 1
                                      83684 Tegernsee
                                      Germany
                                      Tel. +49-8022/1801-37 or 53
                                      bergfilm@tegernsee.de
                                      www.bergfilm-tegernsee.de