Berlinale: Honorary Golden Bear

The Honorary Golden Bear

The 69th Berlin International Film Festival awarded the Honorary Golden Bear to British film and stage actress Charlotte Rampling for her lifetime achievement. On February 14, 2019, in conjunction with the award ceremony for the Honorary Golden Bear, the festival was showing Il portiere di notte (The Night Porter, Italy, 1974), directed by Liliana Cavani.

“I’m very happy that this year’s Homage is dedicated to the sublime actress Charlotte Rampling”, says Berlinale Director Dieter Kosslick, “she is an icon of unconventional and exciting cinema”.

More information on Charlotte Rampling and the Homage film series.

With the Honorary Golden Bear, the Berlinale pays tribute to important figures in the world of film. The award is presented for an exceptional artistic career and is given to the guest of honour of the Homage.