Berlinale: Press Releases


Press Releases 2014

Short Notes

Oct 11, 2013:
Good Luck!

The Festival is delighted about the many Berlinale-related films that have been submitted by their countries for consideration in the Oscar category of “Best Foreign Language Film”:

Competition (4)

Bosnia and Herzegovina:
Epizoda u životu berača željeza (An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker)
D: Danis Tanovic
Bosnia and Herzegovina / France / Slovenia
- Silver Bear Jury Grand Prix + Silver Bear Best Actor -

Chile:
Gloria
D: Sebastián Lelio
Chile / Spain
- Silver Bear Best Actress -

Hong Kong:
Yi dai zong shi (The Grandmaster) - Out of competition
D: Wong Kar Wai
Hong Kong, China
- Opening film -

Romania:
Poziţia Copilului (Child's Pose)
D: Călin Peter Netzer
Romania
- Golden Bear -

Generation (3)

Australia:
The Rocket
D: Kim Mordaunt
Australia
- Crystal Bear Generation Kplus, Best First Feature Award, Amnesty International Film Prize -

Latvia:
Mother, I Love You
D: Janis Nords
Latvia

Uruguay:
AninA
D: Alfredo Soderguit
Uruguay / Colombia

Panorama (2)

Belgium:
The Broken Circle Breakdown
D: Felix van Groeningen
Belgium / Netherlands

Austria:
Die Wand (The Wall)
D: Julian Roman Pölsler
Austria / Germany
(Panorama 2012)

Forum (2)

Georgia:
In Bloom
D: Nana Ekvtimishvili, Simon Groß
Georgia / Germany / France

Serbia:
Circles
D: Srdan Golubovic
Republic of Serbia / Germany / Croatia / Slovenia / France

Berlinale Talents – Alumni (5):

Mexico:
Heli
D: Amat Escalante (Berlinale Talent Campus 2004)

Philippines:
Transit
D: Hannah Espia (Berlinale Talent Campus 2013)

Saudi Arabia:
Wadjda
D: Haifaa Al Mansour (Berlinale Talent Campus 2009)

Singapore:
Ilo Ilo
D: Anthony Chen (Berlinale Talent Campus 2012)

South Korea:
Juvenile Offender
D: Kang Yi-kwan (Berlinale Talent Campus 2004)

Berlinale Co-Production Market Projects (5):

Argentina:
Wakolda
D: Lucía Puenzo

Israel:
Bethlehem
D: Yuval Adler

Slovakia:
My Dog Killer
D: Mira Fornay

South Afirica:
Four Corners
D: Ian Gabriel

Hungary:
The Notebook
D: Janosz Szasz