Jakob’s Ross @ Luxembourg City Film Festival 2024

We are pleased to invite you to the premiere of

SONGS WITHIN (Jakob’s Ross) by Katalin Gödrös as part of the Luxembourg City Film Festival 2024.

The preview will take place on
Saturday March 2, 2024 at 4:00 pm
at Ciné Utopia
(16 Avenue de la Faïencerie, 1510 Luxembourg)

in the presence of director Katalin Gödrös,
actresses Luna Wedler, Eugénie Anselin and Marie Jung,
as well as members of the cast and producers
Bady Minck, Michael Steiger & Alexander Dumreicher-Ivanceanu

The film will be shown in VO with FR/EN subtitles.

Eugénie Anselin and Luna Wedler © Turnus Film, AMOUR FOU

World Premiere of Pandora’s Legacy

We celebrated the world premiere of „Pandora’s Legacy“ at the International Film Festival in Rotterdam!

We are filled with pride and happiness, and we extend our heartfelt thanks to everyone who contributed to this wonderful project!

Daniel Pabst, Alexander Dumreicher-Ivanceanu, Angela Christlieb, Marion Jaros & Ben Pabst © IFFR


AMOUR FOU is proud and happy to announce the founding of AMOUR FOU Germany!

“The creation of AMOUR FOU Germany will strengthen AMOUR FOU’s ambition and potential to develop and produce international projects with high artistic value and distribution potential.
We are happy to create the FOU FOU FOU structure, which will aloow us to operate in Luxembourg, Austria and Germany and intensify the European core of AMOUR FOU.
We are looking forward to the collaboration with talents as well as financing and distribution partners in the three countries and beyond.”

Managing director is André Fetzer, who has been working at AMOUR FOU Luxembourg since 2011. André will continue producing in Luxembourg, and will develop AMOUR FOU’s German branch with its headquarter in Stuttgart.
AMOUR FOU Luxembourg was established in 1995,
AMOUR FOU Vienna in 2001, and AMOUR FOU Germany in 2023.
AMOUR FOU will from now on be operating in the three countries.

Foto: From left to right: André Fetzer, Bady Minck, Alexander Dumreicher-Ivanceanu
© Florian Rainer / Amour Fou

Production Funding for Night Trains

We have received production funding for
Night Trains from RTR/ Fernsehfond Austria!

Thanks to our wonderful co-producers at @jyoti__film and @relation04, we were able to get Medienboard Berlin and Development Funding in Norway. May the trains start rolling. We are looking forward to the journey!

by Anna Moll

Synopsis: This series tells the story of the most impressive night train routes in Europe, the landscapes they pass through, the fauna, the places and the people they encounter. Our trains begin their journey in the golden evening hours, travelling from magic hour into the night before the morning sun rises over the surrounding landscapes.


by Angela Christlieb

It’s a great pleasure to announce that PANDORA‘S LEGACY by Angela Christlieb will celebrate it’s world premiere at the 2024 International Film Festival Rotterdam

GW Pabst: film director, patriarch, “the Great Unknown”. The giant of German-language cinema, at last told privately and artistically in all his in all his contradictoriness. Silent films interweave with real stories in a journey from the 1920s to today. A film about dream and trauma, about an enormous artistic, film-historical and personal heritage and about the change in the image of male pose and female power...

Alexandre Trauner Art/Film Festival Szolnok

has been awarded the award for best production design 3rd prize at the Alexandre Trauner Art/Film Festival Szolnok, Hungary.

We are filled with joy and pride, extending heartfelt congratulations to Su Erdt and Margarethe von Trotta.

Lëtzebuerger Filmpräis 2023

Best Male Performance
Marc Limpach

Congratulations to MARC LIMPACH for winning the award for Best Male Performance for his role in HINTERLAND Stefan Ruzowitzky at the Lëtzebuerger Filmpräis 2023! We are very very proud!

Directed by Stefan Ruzowitzky
Written by Hanno Pinter, Robert Buchschwenter, Stefan Ruzowitzky

110 000 Admissions!

by Margarethe von Trotta

111.600 spectators
in Austria, Germany, Luxembourg and Switzerland!

We warmly congratulate Margarethe von Trotta and the whole cast & crew to this audience success.
The film is still running in over 250 cinemas in the 4 countries.
Enjoy the screenings!

INGEBORG BACHMANN - Journey into the Desert will soon be in cinemas! Get your ticket now!

20 000 Admissions in Austria!

by Margarethe von Trotta

Already 20,000 spectators in the 30 Austrian cinemas after the second week!

INGEBORG BACHMANN - Journey into the Desert will soon be in cinemas! Get your ticket now!

Audience Award for VIENNA CALLING

by Philipp Jedicke

VIENNA CALLING by Philipp Jedicke won the audience award at the UNERHÖRT Music Film Festival in Hamburg!



by Philipp Jedicke


We are happy to share some impressions from the premiere of VIENNA CALLING by Philipp Jedicke
at the Gartenbaukino in Vienna.
A big thank you to everyone who was a part of it - we had a fantastic night and thoroughly enjoyed the evening!
The entire cinema was, once again, completely sold out! We are so thrilled about the overwhelming turnout and sincerely hope that many more people will continue to watch this film. Please share it with your friends and relatives!
The movie will be released in Austrian cinemas on Friday, August 25th!



We are glad to announce that PANDORA'S LEGACY, the documentary by Angela Christlieb had its shooting start in Vienna at the end of June 2022!

The shooting will last until October 2022, starring Georg Wilhem Pabst, Trude Pabst, Marion Pabst, Daniel Pabst & Ben Pabst.

© Gerd Krizec / Ben Pabst, Anton Fürst, Konstantin J. Müller, Angela Christlieb, Jonas Burmann, Tong Zhang
@ Natural History Museum, Vienna

Welcome Philipp!

Let’s give a warm welcome to our new team member, line producer Philipp Grandits at AMOUR FOU Vienna!


by Christoph Hochhäusler

We are excited to announce that the shooting of
LA MORT VIENDRA directed by Christoph Hochhäusler with Sophie Verbeeck, Louis-Do de Lencquesaing,
Marc Limpach and Mourade Zeguendi in Brussels, Luxembourg and North Rhine-Westphalia has successfully been completed!

A big MERCI to the entire cast & crew!

© Tessy Troes

Premiere INGEBORG BACHMANN - Journey into the desert @ BERLINALE 2023

© Sebastian Gabsch

This was the world premiere of INGEBORG BACHMANN - Journey into the desert by Margarethe von Trotta as part of the Berlinale Competition.

Starring Vicky Krieps, Ronald Zehrfeld, Tobias Resch, Basil Eidenbenz, Luna Wedler and Marc Limpach.

Many thanks for all who were involved, attended or followed this event. It was a huge pleasure and a wonderful evening!

Im Gespräch mit Margarethe von Trotta


Karin Schiefer im Gespräch mit Margarethe von Trotta zu BACHMANN & FRISCH


WHY NOT YOU (original title Hochwald) by Evi Romen won the GOLDEN EYE AWARD in the focus competition @Zurich Film Festival.
(c) Andreas Retz

JAKOBS ROSS - Shooting Start

📷 © Turnus Film, AMOUR FOU Luxembourg

Wir freuen uns, dass die Dreharbeiten von JAKOBS ROSS, unter der Regie von Katalin Gödrös - umringt von einem wunderbaren Team - erfolgreich begonnen haben 🎥

Gedreht wird u.a. im wunderschönen Soglio im Tessin in der Schweiz und in Luxembourg.

Die Figuren werden verkörpert von Luna Wedler (als Bohnermagd Elsie Huwyler), Valentin Postlmayr (als Knecht Jakob Eicher), Eugenie Anselin (als Amalie-Sophie Burgener), Luc Feit (als Direktor Burgener), alle hier am Bild, zusammen mit der Regisseurin Katalin Gödrös. In weiteren Rollen werden zu sehen sein: Max Hubacher als Rico, Marie Jung als Gouvernante Furrer und Annina Butterworth als Lina vom Chneushügel. Produziert wird der Film von Anita Wasser und Michael Steiger von Turnus Film AG, sowie Alexander Dumreicher-Ivanceanu und Bady Minck von AMOUR FOU Luxembourg

Oleg Prodeus, Andreas Sobotka & Martin Reiter win ** Best Production Design ** for HINTERLAND by Stefan Ruzowitzky at the Austrian Film Awards

We are so happy to share that Oleg Prodeus, Andreas Sobotka & Martin Reiter won
Best Production Design for
HINTERLAND by Stefan Ruzowitzky
at the Austrian Film Awards 2022


We send our warm congratulations to them, as well as to all the nominees for the film this year and to the whole team for the brilliant work !!!

© Robert Newald / Andreas Sobotka, Oleg Prodeus, Martin Reiter


BIG NEWS: THE FORGER by Maggie Peren will celebrate its world premiere in February at the Berlinale 2022 at a "Berlinale Special" Gala! We are very proud and send our best and warmest congratulation wishes to the whole film cast & crew!
See you in Berlin!


UNE HISTOIRE PROVISOIRE by Romed Wyder will celebrate its world premiere at the Solothurner Filmtage Festival in Switzerland on the 21.01.2022!
We are very excited to present this film and send our congratulations to the entire film crew and cast for their amazing work and beautiful energy!

AMOUR FOU celebrates 25

AMOUR FOU celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. The company was founded in 1995 in Luxembourg and 2001 in Vienna. 25 years have passed, 100 films have been produced, films that have been shown all over the planet and won many awards.

25 YEARS AMOUR FOU (postponed to 2021)

AMOUR FOU has turned 25 in 2020.
it's high time for a retrospective in Filmarchiv Austria

WHY NOT YOU by Evi Romen has a trailer

A few days ahead of the Viennale Premiere of WHY NOT YOU by Evi Romen, proudly presenting the trailer!


We had a beautiful Premiere of WHY NOT YOU (original title Hochwald) by Evi Romen yesterday @Zurich Film Festival
from left to right: Alexander Dumreicher-ivanceanu, Thomas Prenn, Martin Gschlacht, Josef Mohamed, Evi Romen, Gaetano Maiorino & Gregory Zalcman.
On the floor: Igor Orovac
(c) Tim Hughes

Yalda Premiere in Vienna

YALDA, A NIGHT FOR FORGIVENESS by Massoud Bakhshi had its Premiere in Vienna. After the screening we had a talk with Petra Ramsauer, journalist und author of Angst and the president of Reporter ohne Grenzen Österreich, Rubina Möhring.
(c) Tim Hughes


We are immensely happy to announce that WHY NOT YOU (original title Hochwald) by Evi Romen will have its world premiere at the Zurich Film Festival in co-premiere with the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival.

GLORY TO THE QUEEN has a trailer

We are happy to present you the fresh new trailer of Tatia Skhirtladze's GLORY TO THE QUEEN

YALDA on Screens

YALDA, A NIGHT FOR FORGIVENESS by Massoud Bakhshi has started in the german cinemas on August 27th, on September it will start in Austria and the 7th of October in France.


GLORY TO THE QUEEN a film by Tatia Skhirtladze, co-directed by Anna Khazaradze with chess icons Maia Tschiburdanidse, Nana Alexandria, Nona Gaprindaschwili & Nana Iosseliani will have its world premiere this Friday, the 4th of September in Tbilisi in the frame CinéDOC-Tbilisi.

INGEBORG BACHMANN - Journey into the desert @ BERLINALE 2023

BREAKING NEWS: The film INGEBORG BACHMANN - Journey into the Desert by Margarethe von Trotta will have the honor to celebrate its world premiere at the Berlinale 2023 in the Official Competition!!! We are extremely thrilled and send our warmest and sincerest congratulations to the entire film cast & crew!
See you all soon in Berlin!


We are thrilled to share with you the exciting news that VIENNA CALLING by Philipp Jedicke will celebrate its world premiere as part of the DIAGONALE’23 on Saturday, March 25th, 2023 at 21:00!

Starring Voodoo Jürgens, EsRAP,Nino aus Wien, Lydia Haider, Gutlauninger, Kerosin95, ZINN & Samu Casata.

Join us in celebrating the amazing achievements of the talented protagonists and crew. Let us congratulate them on their amazing work!

Don't miss the opportunity to be part of this event on Saturday March 25th, 2023 at 21:00 in Graz!


The Shooting of our new "petit fou" film for young audience RASPBERRIES WITH MUSTARD by Ruth Oshlan has started in Luxembourg under strict health measures due to Covid-19. The shooting will last 32 days and will continue until November 5th 2020 in Luxembourg.  


The shooting of UNE HISTOIRE PROVISOIRE by Romed Wyder has begun on August 11th in Luxembourg. The shooting will last 21 days in the center of Luxembourg and will be followed by 7 days in Switzerland. 

YALDA, A Night For Forgiveness

YALDA, A NIGHT FOR FORGIVENESS by Massoud Bakhshi was awarded the Special Mention for best Screenplay at the Sofia International Film Festival

It’s a wrap! - Happyland

by Evi Romen

It’s a wrap! We are thrilled to announce that the filming of HAPPYLAND has officially concluded! After weeks of hard work, dedication, and creativity, the wonderful cast and crew have brought this extraordinary project to life. We are excited to share more about it in the future!

Happyland Crew © Florian Rainer / AMOUR FOU Vienna