Retrospective, Berlinale Classics & Homage

Jan 09, 2023
Film Line-up Set for the 2023 Retrospective “Young at Heart – Coming of Age at the Movies”

François Négret and Vincent Gasperitsch in De bruit et de fureur (Sound and Fury) by Jean-Claude Brisseau

Dr Rainer Rother, head of the Retrospective and artistic director of the Deutsche Kinemathek, and his team have finalised the film selection for the section, this year titled “Young at Heart – Coming of Age at the Movies” (see press release of Oct. 27, 2022).The line-up encompasses the personal favourites dealing with being young and growing up of the artists invited, to shape this year’s Retrospective. In addition, the section will include films that may not be typical for the genre, but which played a decisive role in the evolution or development of the artists who selected them. The Retrospective is exclusively also presenting exclusively films that are newly available in restored or digital form.

The international directors, actors, and screenwriters invited to select films for the section include Maren Ade, Pedro Almodóvar, Wes Anderson, Juliette Binoche, Lav Diaz, Alice Diop, Ava DuVernay, Nora Fingscheidt, Luca Guadagnino, Ryūsuke Hamaguchi, Ethan Hawke, Karoline Herfurth, Niki Karimi, Nadine Labaki, Nadav Lapid, Sergei Loznitsa, Mohammad Rasoulof, Céline Sciamma, Martin Scorsese, Aparna Sen, M. Night Shyamalan, Carla Simón, Abderrahmane Sissako, Tilda Swinton, Wim Wenders, and Jasmila Žbanić.

Retrospective side-bar events will be held at the Deutsche Kinemathek.

The current line-up of films and the artists who selected them (an update will follow by January 23, the latest).

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January 9, 2023