• Publication | Making of KINO ASYL

    CURTAIN UP for the publication „KINO ASYL – Making of“. The publication about the previous two years KINO ASYL is supposed to initiate, support and  encourage such projects. Of course it also ought to entertain, inform and visualize the ‘vibrations’, bring back memories and stimulate thoughts. In summary: The magazine “KINO ASYL – Making of” explains the development, discusses potentials […]

  • KINO ASYL won the Dieter Baacke Prize

    Laudatio Dieter Baacke Preis 2016 Kino Asyl Categorie C – Interculture and international projects) Laudator: Thomas Hartmann, Deutsches Kinder – und Jugendfilmzentrum/KJF, Remscheid „Wir schaffen das!“ Mit diesen Worten versuchte die Bundeskanzlerin Angela Merkel im Sommer 2015 im  Zuge  der damals  beginnenden Flüchtlingskrise  eine  politische  Marschrichtung  vorzugeben. Was wohl als   Motivation   gemeint   war,   wurde allerdings […]

  • KINO ASYL Trailer 2016

    We proudly present this year’s festival trailer of KINO ASYL! Together with Caroline Spreitzenbart und Kristina Schranz of the University for Television and Film (HFF) Munich, the curators worked for a weekend on this little masterpiece. Check it out!

  • KINO ASYL gets honoured for cultural work with refugees

    2016 Federal Minister Monika Grütters honoured projects for cultural empowerment of refugees with an award for the first time. KINO ASYL won the awards, which includes prize money of 10,000 Euros. An expert panel selected KINO ASYL and two other projects out of more than 150 suggested projects. The event took place at Deutsches Historisches […]

  • That was KINO ASYL 2015

    Kino Asyl was a glamorous and very intense festival with many authentic impressions from diverent countries. Here some impressions.


KINO ASYL is a festival showing films from the home countries of the refugees living in Munich. The festival is organised by young refugees, with support from professionals.


Medienzentrum München des JFF Thomas Kupser thomas.kupser@jff.de Tel: 089.126653-14 www.medienzentrum-muc.de