1. Create / reactivate account
Go to “My Account” and log in with your user name and password in order to access the accreditation application form. If you already have an account from last year, your login information is still valid. Contact if you forgot your user name. If you do not yet have an account, you can create one here.
2. Apply for accreditation
Once you have an account, you can submit an application for accreditation under My Accreditation. Please fill out all the required fields of the application form. You may need to upload professional supporting documents and, if this is your first online application, an electronic passport photo.
3. Confirmation and payment
The Berlinale will contact you by e-mail as soon as possible to inform you whether your application was accepted. The Festival reserves the right to decline applications. You will receive further information about your accreditation along with the approval of your application. Please note that online payment of the accreditation fee is only possible by credit card. If you prefer to pay by bank transfer, please send an e-mail sufficiently in advance to .