Worldcon75: Hugo Awards

Worldcon75 in Helsinki

Sibel Kekilli was a presenter at the Hugo Award ceremony in Helsinki. She presented the Best Dramatic Presentation Long Form in front of a lovely audience of about 4.000 visitors. The winner is „Arrival“ with Amy Adams and Jeremy Renner.

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Odessa Filmfestival 2017

Film Festival Odessa 2017

After not being able to attend the last years now Sibel Kekilli followed the invitation of the film festival Odessa 2017 for being a part of the international jury. Together with Christian Petzold, Rimma Zyubina, Tudor Giurgiu und Euvgueniy Galperine she was electing the best films of the international competition.

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Award for integration of Norderney

Integrationspreis Norderney 2017

Out of the hands of former federal president Christian Wulff actress Sibel Kekilli was awarded with the prize for integration of the island Norderney.

Here is link to the PDF of her little speech (German only)

Couples: Victoria Gerra & Sibel Kekilli

It’s the 4th season for “couples” and Sibel Kekilli is again starring on this lovely production. This time with the portuguese actress Victoria Gerra.

Attention: The video will only be available until end of June 2017

Sibel Kekilli receives Federal Cross of Merit

Bundesverdienstkreuz für Sibel Kekilli

On 3rd of march, the international women’s day, actress Sibel Kekilli received The Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. President Joachim Gauck handed her the Cross of Merit in his residence “Schloss Bellevue“ in Berlin.

Sibel is tirelessly speaking out for women’s rights and against domestic violence against women. Since over 13 years now she is an ambassador for the non governmental organization „TERRE DES FEMMES“ which actively fights against honor killings and contributes to equal rights for women.

Picture: © Bundesregierung / Guido Bergmann

New pictures

Kristian Schuller Shooting Sibel Kekilli

In the gallery there are some new pictures available. Photographer Kristian Schuller did a little shooting with Sibel Kekilli end of 2016.


Zurich Film Festival 2016

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND - SEPTEMBER 29:  Member of the jury for international movie David Farr, Sibel Kekilli, president of the jury Lone Scherfig and Graham Broadbent pose for photographs at the photocall of the jury during the 12th Zurich Film Festival on September 29, 2016 in Zurich, Switzerland. The Zurich Film Festival 2016 will take place from September 22 until October 2.  (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** David Farr; Sibel Kekilli; Lone Scherfig; Graham Broadbent

Together with her colleagues Lone Scherfig, Graham Broadbent and David Farr Sibel Kekilli is taking part in the International Jury of the Zurich Film Festival 2016.