Fruitmarket is an independent multi award-winning film production based in Cologne, Germany.

Since its foundation in 2004 by acclaimed documentary director Arne Birkenstock (“Beltracchi – the art of Forgery”), Fruitmarket has produced theatrical documentaries, non- fiction series and transmedia projects, which have been successful worldwide in box office, television, home entertainment, platforms and festivals like Berlinale, Locarno, Karlovy Vary, IFF Rotterdam, WFF Montreal, TIFF Kids, CPH:DOX, HotDocs Toronto, Sheffield DocFest, DokLeipzig, GZ Doc, IDFF Yamagata and others. 



The Night of all Nights

Longsome-weds who accomplished something that today seems almost to be impossible: Staying together for a lifetime. Written and directed by the Samdereli Sisters. 

Beltracchi - The Art of Forgery

For nearly 40 years he fooled the international art world and was responsible for the biggest art forgery scandal of the postwar era. A film by Arne Birkenstock.

The Congo Tribunal

Staged as a tribunal on-location in Bukavu and Berlin, director Milo Rau creates an unshrouded portrait of one of the biggest and bloodiest economic wars in human history.