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The programme for Berlinale Shorts is out!

The programme for Berlinale Shorts is out!

The 65th Berlinale Film Festival announced their shortfilm programme today. The festival will take place from the 5 until the 15th of February, in the heart of Berlin. Here is the official programme: Architektura, Ulu Braun, Germany, 15’ (WP) Bad at Dancing, Joanna Arnow, USA, 11’ (WP) Blood below the Skin, Jennifer Reeder, USA, 32’...
The Jury of Berlinale Shorts is revealed!

The Jury of Berlinale Shorts is revealed!

This year’s International Short Film Jury will award the Golden and the Silver Bear, and the Audi Short Film Award (which will go to a director who has an extraordinary artistic signature, will take home 20,000 euros) It will also nominate a short film for the European Film Awards in the category Best Short Film. The...
Call for Entries - Berlinale Talents 2015

Call for Entries – Berlinale Talents 2015

Berlinale Talents is the annual summit and networking platform of the Berlin International Film Festival for 300 emerging film creatives from all over the world. The next edition of Berlinale Talents takes place Feb 7- 12, 2015. Emerging directors, screenwriters, producers, distributors, world sales agents, actors, cinematographers, editors, production designers, sound designers, film music composers...
Matthijs Wouter Knol to Be New Head of European Film Market

Matthijs Wouter Knol to Be New Head of European Film Market

On June 1, 2014, Matthijs Wouter Knol from the Netherlands will become the new head of the Berlinale’s European Film Market (EFM). Since 2008, Knol has been the programme manager of Berlinale Talents (formerly known as the Berlinale Talent Campus), and is well acquainted with both the Festival and the EFM. Long-standing EFM head Beki Probst will become president of the EFM. In her...
Berlinale Talents 2014: The Art of Telling Stories Differently

Berlinale Talents 2014: The Art of Telling Stories Differently

Guided by the theme “Ready to Play? Breaking the rules”, Berlinale Talents took place for the twelfth time from February 8 to 13, with 300 selected Talents and 150 experts, at the HAU Hebbel am Ufer in Berlin. Berlinale Talents 2014 focused on the art of storytelling and finding innovative, playful approaches to content. Prominent screenwriters and directors...
A Wall is a Screen

A Wall is a Screen

Hilarious letter, useful informations and list from a cinematic team: After a brilliant start with three events in India, we did not even unpack our luggage and will travel straight on to Clermont- Ferrand, the Berlinale and the Glasgow Short Film Festival. Thane, a small suburb of Mumbai with 1.8 million inhabitants held the Upvan...

Berlinale Shorts line-up announced

  Berlinale Shorts 2014: The line-up has been  announced! In 2014, 25 films from 21 countries will be competing for the Golden Bear for Best Short Film and the Silver Bear Jury Prize: fictional, documentary, experimental, essayistic and animated films all have an equal chance. Almost a third of these productions is not digital but was shot...
Agnés Godard, Christopher Doyle to give master classes at Berlinale Talents

Agnés Godard, Christopher Doyle to give master classes at Berlinale Talents

Berlinale Talents 2014: 300 Talents from 79 Countries / Cinematographers Agnès Godard, Franz Lustig and Christopher Doyle to Mentor Talents / New Initiative “Berlinale TalentsMarket Hub” Powered by Canon From a pool of 4167 applicants, an international jury selected 300 Talents from 79 countries and across the board of filmmaking disciplines. The Talents are invited to the HAU...
Berlinale Talents 2014: Ready to Play? Breaking the Rules

Berlinale Talents 2014: Ready to Play? Breaking the Rules

Under the motto “Ready to Play? Breaking the Rules”, Berlinale Talents 2014 will encourage its 300 budding filmmakers to experiment with new and unusual ways of bringing their stories and characters to life on screen. The focus in 2014 will be on storytelling and successful scriptwriting. Berlinale Talents will assist the filmmakers in playfully approaching character development. “For us, Breaking...
A New Name for Talent Forged at the Berlinale: The Talent Campus is Now Berlinale Talents

A New Name for Talent Forged at the Berlinale: The Talent Campus is Now Berlinale Talents

The label is new, the event is not: since 2003, the Talent Campus at the Berlinale serves to create a network of emerging creatives from all over the world, helping them connect with one another as well as with established filmmakers. Over the past eleven years, 4472 filmmakers have visited the Campus. Starting October 1, the initiative will continue under the name Berlinale...
Perspektive Deutsches Kino: Looking for a Young Jury!

Perspektive Deutsches Kino: Looking for a Young Jury!

The French-German Youth Office (FGYO), official partner of the Berlinale, is calling for applications for the “FGYO-Award Dialogue en perspective” jury in the Perspektive Deutsches Kino section. Starting now, young film lovers can apply to become jury members for the independent Berlinale award “FGYO-Award Dialogue en perspective”. The prize is donated and endowed with 5,000.00 € by...
Berlinale Residency Launches Second Round

Berlinale Residency Launches Second Round

The international Berlinale Residency fellowship programme is inviting six filmmakers with their latest film projects to Berlin from August 15 to November 15, 2013, so they can finalise their screenplays, and develop production and distribution strategies. An international jury – consisting of Clare Binns, (Director of Programming and Acquisitions at City Screen, Great Britain), producer Cedomir Kolar (Asap Film, France) and Thomas Hailer (Berlinale...