Palace Cinemas, in collaboration with German Films, is excited to again bring the best German-language cinema to you in 2021. Building on the success of 2019, this edition screens 30 feature films expanding to 18 locations and opening with Daniel Brühl's directorial debut, 'Next Door'.
With 27 Australian premieres and a festival line-up that includes box office hits and award-winning dramas straight from this year's Berlinale, the festival is a fantastic celebration of German culture and filmmaking. Including productions from neighbouring Austria, the festival showcases the creativity and diversity of the region. From thrillers and documentaries to feel-good comedies, this year's films will amuse, inspire and entertain.
The 'German Film Festival 2021' competition has now closed. Winners will be announced shortly. Check our Comps page for all a list of our winners.
Competition opens at 5pm AEST on Sunday 16th May 2021 and closes at 11:59pm AEST on Sunday 23rd May 2021. Ten winners will be chosen at random on Monday 24th May 2021. To successfully win, entrants must fulfil the above entry conditions before the time the competition closes. Current members/followers are eligible to enter the competition. Only one entry per person. Only one winner per household. To be a valid winner, the entrant must not have won a prize from SWITCH within the last 28 days. Each winner will receive one double pass to the German Film Festival 2021. By entering, you agree to receive occasional emails from SWITCH in the future. If you decide to unsubscribe from these updates, any further entries will not be applicable. Only Australian residents are eligible to enter.