The Berlinale Archive

More than seven decades of festival history: the archive brings together accounts of the eventful, sometimes brilliant, sometimes scandalous, colourfully dazzling history that has created and shaped the identity of the Berlinale. You are welcome to browse and search.


Chronicles of the most significant events of each year.

© Erika Rabau / Stiftung Deutsche Kinemathek © Erika Rabau / Stiftung Deutsche Kinemathek


The films, series and installations which have been shown at the Berlinale.


The prize-winners from 1951 onwards.


The Berlinale juries since the founding of the festival.


Festival photos, Star Portraits and press photos from more than 70 years of the festival’s history.


Moving images of Berlinale highlights, galas, Press Conferences, Red Carpets, interviews with filmmakers and other contributions about the festival from 1996 onwards.

Berlinale Topics

Interviews with the section heads and articles on the topical focuses of the festival from 2007 onwards.

©1971 Zipporah Films, Inc. ©1971 Zipporah Films, Inc.

News & Press Releases

All the festival’s announcements from 2001 onwards.