May 23rd, 2014

Released on DVD

Sergei in the Urn, will be released on DVD on 23 May 2014. With German, English and French subtitles, DVD with numerous extras such as an alternative beginning, the laboratory research of 1933 and the “Eugen, the fiddle and the resistance” and “Idea and construction of the laser scalpel” sequences, etc.

February 23rd, 2012

German Cinema Release!

Starting on February 23rd, 2012, SERGEJ IN THE URN will be screened in the following cities & cinemas: Berlin (Moviemento, Krokodil, Filmkunst66, Babylon Mitte), Bonn (Neue Filmbühne), Köln (ODEON), Frankfurt (Mal seh'n Kino), München (Monopol). In March the documentary will be also screened in Herrsching (Breitwand), Hannover (Künstlerhaus), Lüneburg (Skala), Magdeburg (Moritzhof), Leipzig (Schauburg), Stuttgart (Atelier im Bollwerk).

January 31st, 2012

February 11th, 2012: Preview in Dortmund

SERGEJ IN THE URN fascinated the audience as well as media designers at its preview in 
Cologne. Therefore, the design department of Dortmund's University of Applied Sciences
and Arts will present a preview of SERGEJ IN THE URN as closing event of its exhibition "Schauraum 6". Saturday, February 11th, 2012, 7 pm. The German cinema release of SERGEJ IN THE URN will be on February 23rd, 2012.

More information 

January 10th, 2012

German cinema release for Sergej in the Urn!

On February 23rd, 2012, the documentary will be opened in selected theaters in Germany. Liquid Blues Production is happy to announce the cooperation with the Bonn based film distribution „Film Kino Text“. The preview is on Wednesday, January 18th 2012, 8 pm at cinema ODEON in Cologne (Severinstraße 81, 50678 Köln, tickets: 0221/31 31 10). The director will be present. More screening dates soon.

Cinema ODEON 

December 28th, 2010

In international competition!

Awesome news from Biarritz/South of France: SERGEJ IN DER URNE has been selected for competition in the Creative Documentary and Essay Section of the 24th FIPA (International Festival of Audiovisual Programs), which will be held in Biarritz from January 24th to 30th 2011.

Festival Website 

December 28th, 2010


On the 25th of December Spiegel Online reported on the documentary! „SERGEJ IN THE URN tells more about the 20th century and is much more thrilling as lots of history tomes. …“

Please find the the German article here 

November 11th, 2010

Good news!

SERGEJ IN THE URN is invited to the 27th Kassler Dokumentar Film
und Video Fest and will be presented by its director/producer, Boris
Hars-Tschachotin. The film will be shown on Friday, November 12th, 2010, 7:30 pm. The screening is at the cinema "Filmladen".

Further information 

May 12th, 2010


We are delighted to announce that SERGEJ IN THE URN received a prize at the 25th International Documentary Film Festival in Munich. The film was selected for the festival's new competition of German language films and won the BLM Film Award 2010 of the Bavarian Authority for Private Broadcasting on May 11th, 2010. The jury consisted of Ingo Fliess, Amelie von Kienlin, Katrin Rothe, Martin Thau and Gerhard Wissner Ventura. Please read their statement detailing reasons for choosing SERGEJ IN THE URN as best German language documentary here.

Pictures award ceremony  

May 6th, 2010

„FASCINATING“, Süddeutsche Zeitung

Please read the full review of SERGEJ IN THE URN by Süddeutsche Zeitung's film critic Tobias Kniebe for the newspaper's description of the International Documentary Filmfestival Munich on May 6th, 2010.

Download review (PDF 1,7 MB) 

April 14th, 2010

SERGEJ IN THE URN is invited to the 25th DOK.Fest Munich!

We are very happy to be part of the International Documentary Film Festival Munich / Germany. The Film will be shown in the German competition on May 7th, 2010, 6PM as well as on Sunday, May 9th, 9.00PM. Both screenings are at the Atelier 1 (Sonnenstraße 12, phone +49-89-59 19 18)

Festival website 

April 12th, 2010


Auf dem Festival „achtung berlin – new berlin film award“ hat der Dokumentarfilm seine Deutschlandpremiere. Er ist am Dienstag, den 20. April 2010, um 18 Uhr im Kino Babylon in Berlin Mitte zu sehen. Wer den Film an diesem Termin nicht sehen kann, hat am 21. April 2010 um 22:30 Uhr im Filmtheater am Friedrichshain in Berlin Prenzlauer Berg eine weitere Möglichkeit. Eintrittskarten für die Filmvorstellungen können in den jeweiligen Kinos vorbestellt werden: Babylon Mitte Tel.: 030-24 25 969, Filmtheater am Friedrichshain Tel.: 030-42 84 51 88.

Festival website