Berlinale: Honorary Golden Bear


The Honorary Golden Bear

Charlotte Rampling in Sous le sable (Under the Sand) by François Ozon

The 69th Berlin International Film Festival will award the Honorary Golden Bear to British film and stage actress Charlotte Rampling for her lifetime achievement, as well as dedicating the Homage to a selection of her films. On February 14, 2019, in conjunction with the award ceremony for the Honorary Golden Bear, the festival will be 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.