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Saleh & Maja, a film realised by our students, has been officially nominated for the audience award of the German Engagement Award 2019

The short motion picture Saleh & Maja (2018, dir. Viktoria Domnikova, 31 min.), which was realised in the framework of the two-term seminar project "Von Minne bis Love 2.0" as part of Chemnitz City Anniversary 875 in cooperation between Junior Professorship of Intercultural Competence and CWE Chemnitz, is now officially nominated for the audience award of the German Engagement Award 2019. We share the thrill with the filmmaker crew and root for them in the contest!
You can cast your vote for Saleh & Maja up to October 24 under the following link:  For further information on the film please consult News.

© .matics/Ben Brünner

You can find some media reports on Saleh & Maja (in German) under the following links:

Eine bikulturelle Liebesgeschichte aus Chemnitz, Saxony TV/Sachsen Fernsehen (30. April 2018)
Liebesgeschichte feiert Premiere, Saxony TV/Sachsen Fernsehen (26. Juli 2018)
"Saleh und Maja" - ein Filmprojekt mit Mehrwert, Uni Aktuell (27. Juli 2018)
Chemnitzer Bürgerpreis 2018 für Saleh und Maja, Wochenendspiegel (1. Oktober 2018)
Goldene Lorbeeren für "Saleh und Maja", Uni Aktuell (2. Oktober 2018)
Eure Gesichter, die wunderschön sind, Medien Mittweida (26. Oktober 2018)

Further information on the film and the crew in social media:

Saleh & Maja - Making Of, © .matics/Ben Brünner




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