17th Tegernsee International Mountain Film Festival:
Facts and Figures 

Date:                         16 to 20 October 2019

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,, 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        192 productions from 30 countries, 92 of these screened,
in 2019:                         79 running for competition

 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.

                                      11 am and 2 pm Nonstop Programme at Schalthaus,
                                       3, 4, 5, pm and 8 pm screenings with live host at all venues,
                                       7 pm Final Celebration and Conferring of Prizes at Barocksaal.

                                        From 9.30 am: matinee with winning films at Ludwig-Thoma-Saal and Schalthaus

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) (1,000 €)                                          
                                     Dr. Otto Guggenbichler Prize for a Junior Film Maker (sponsored by the Guggenbichler Family and
                                          AmbulantesBeinCentrum München) (1,000 €)
                                   Special Prize for Most Outstandig Camera Work (1,000 €)
                                        (sponsored by Rotary-Club Tegernsee)
                                    Special Prize for the Special Film (1,000 €)
                                       (sponsored by Rotary-Club Tegernsee)
                                    Bayern 2 Audience Prize (radio network Bayern 2) (1,000 €)
                                    Small Mountain Film Festival Prize for the Best Young Audience Mountain Film (500 €, sponsored by monte mare)

Jury 2019:                 Linda Cottino (Italy), Lisa Röösli (Switzerland), Dagmar Steigenberger (Germany), Lisa Stolze (Austria) and
                                       Dr. Alexander Donev (Bulgaria)
Summit Meeting:      Festival Forum at the Rathaus. Meeting point, box office, information and vending stalls, drinks and snacks,
                                       Bouldering; wine and cheese tasting.
                                        Wednesday – Saturday 2 – 8 pm

Press Room:              From Thursday, 17 Oct., till Saturday, 19 Oct., there is a possibility for press representatives to view films
                                      beside of  the official venues at Rathaus Tegernsee. Please contact the  festival office.

Festival Office:          Internationales Bergfilm-Festival Tegernsee
Rathausplatz 1
83684 Tegernsee, Germany
Tel. +49(0)8022/1801-37 or -53