About Match Factory Productions GmbH

    Match Factory Productions is a Cologne-based film production company, originated from world sales company The Match Factory and founded by Viola Fügen and Michael Weber. We co-produce high-quality international arthouse cinema with promising upcoming as well as established directors.
    Within our coproductions are STRATOS by Yannis Economides, SWORN VIRGIN by Laura Bispuri, LAS INSOLADAS by Gustavo Taretto, CEMETERY OF SPLENDOUR by Apichatpong Weerasethakul, EL OLIVO by Icíar Bollaín and FRAMING MOM by Sara Johnsen.

    Known for

    Projects as production

    YearTitleGenreDirectorComment
    2021Peacock's Paradise
    coproduction
    Feature FilmLaura Bispuricoproduction
    2021Lost in the Night / Perdidos en la noche (WT)Feature FilmAmat Escalante
    2021The Sun on My Head / O sol na cabeça (WT)Feature FilmKarim Ainouz
    2021The Cow that Sang a Song About the Future
    co-production
    Feature FilmFrancisca Alegríaco-production
    2021The End (WT)Feature FilmJoshua Oppenheimer
    2021Brüder (WT)Feature FilmTürker Süer
    2021L'Envol (WT)Feature FilmPietro Marcello
    2021EvolutionFeature FilmKornél Mundruczó
    2020Never Gonna Snow AgainFeature FilmMultiple
    2019Prayers For the Stolen
    coproduction
    Feature FilmTatiana Huezo Sánchezcoproduction
    2019The Traitor
    co-production
    Feature FilmMarco Bellocchioco-production
    2019Vengeance Is Mine, All Others Pay Cash
    coproduction
    Feature FilmEdwincoproduction
    2018YuliFeature FilmIcíar Bollaín
    2018Sisters ApartFeature FilmDaphné Charizani
    2018Martin Eden
    co-production
    Feature FilmPietro Marcelloco-production
    2018The OperativeFeature FilmYuval Adler
    2018Daughter of Mine
    Koproduktion
    Feature FilmLaura BispuriKoproduktion
    2016Jupiter's MoonFeature FilmKornél Mundruczó
    2016Rosemari
    Koproduktion
    Feature FilmSara JohnsenKoproduktion
    2016El Olivo - Der Olivenbaum
    Koproduktion
    Feature FilmIcíar BollaínKoproduktion

    Company data

    Date of company foundation2013
    Immediate working areaHead office: Cologne