Festival dates and deadlines

November 08, 2019 Deadline for film entries for the festival (feature length films)
November 15, 2019 Deadline for film entries for the festival (short films)
January 29, 2020 Berlinale Press Conference
February 11, 2020 Release of the whole programme, including all appointments and locations
February 20, 2020 Opening Ceremony of the 70th Berlin International Film Festival
February 20-27, 2020 European Film Market
February 22-26, 2020 Berlinale Co-Production Market
February 22-27, 2020 Berlinale Talents
February 26, 2020 World Cinema Fund Day
February 29, 2020 Closing & Award Ceremony of the 70th Berlin International Film Festival
March 01, 2020 Berlinale Publikumstag
February 11-21, 2021 71st Berlin International Film Festival