With the increasing use of modern smartphones and growing fields of application, phone batteries are constantly in need of energy. This is where AKKUMAT from Stuttgart steps in with its diverse product portfolio, providing mobile charging stations for selected Berlinale venues, making a valuable contribution to the service offered to Festival visitors since 2017.
AKKUMAT GmbH | Ahmet Özkaya | Head of Sales
For the 73rd Berlinale, ARRI is supporting the Berlinale press conferences with a customized lighting concept and high-end spotlights, ensuring optimal illumination for interviews with filmmakers from the Berlinale programme.
ARRI | Heiko Meyer | Corporate Communications Manager and Press speaker
The Aureto vineyard is supporting the Berlinale this year as the official wine supplier for dinner events. Aureto is one of the leading vineyards in Luberon, with its various rosés, whites and red wines among some of the best that the region has to offer. Founded in 2006 by wine and Provence fan Andy Rihs, his sons Oliver and Tobias initiated a fundamental repositioning in 2018. The wine stylistics and designs now meet the most modern standards. Aureto is certified as organic, committed to sustainable principles, and since 2021, it’s been one of the first carbon-neutral vineyards in southern France.
Aureto Wines | Claudia Otremba | Director Strategy & Operations
Canon, the world's leading provider of digital imaging solutions for the consumer and business sectors, is supporting the Berlin International Film Festival with the photographic documentation of the festival. Since 2003, Canon Germany has been providing professional photo and film equipment for the festival photographers as well as an imagePROGRAF large format printing system, including material for the creation of the star portraits. Canon also provides a professional Clean & Check service at the Berlinale Press Center for accredited press photographers.
Canon | Sarah Stuwe | PR & Communications Manager
Making the world a better place with every sip! This is Lemonaid's & Charitea's motto. two fairtrade soft drinks from St. Pauli. All ingredients are organically grown and come from fairtrade cooperatives from all over the world. Fair trade supports sustainable, fair agriculture. In addition, a fixed amount per bottle goes to social projects in the growing regions. The lemonades, iced teas and teas have been consumed at the Berlinale since 2014.
Lemonaid Beverages GmbH | Christopher Owen | Head of Marketing
Located at Alexanderplatz, CineStar CUBIX fascinates audiences daily with its futuristic architecture and offers the largest Cinemascope experience thanks to the widest screen in all of Berlin. Cinema fans from all over the world can experience the complete programme of blockbusters, live broadcasts and event series. With nine theatres, 2,270 seats, luxury recliners and innovative image and sound technology, CineStar CUBIX offers a wide range of films for everyone!
CineStar-Gruppe | Oliver Fock | Geschäftsführer
Cinionic is a joint venture of key players in the cinema industry who have come together to transform the cinema and provide comprehensive entertainment solutions for exhibitors around the world. One of the partners driving the mission of Cinionic is Barco, a long-standing Digital Cinema Partner of the Berlinale. Since 2004, the main venues of the festival have been equipped with state-of-the-art Barco cinema projectors; a tradition that continues under the patronage of Cinionic.
Cinionic | Press
Dolby has been providing the Berlinale with digital cinema hardware as well as services and support in the field of sound since 2001. In addition, Dolby's technical service staff will be on site and will advise on all technical issues, perform audio checks and ensure the best possible sound quality at all Berlinale venues. Since 2015, the Berlinale Palast has been equipped with an immersive Dolby Atmos sound system, which enables precise placement and movement of individual sounds around and even above the audience. Dolby Atmos offers the audience a stunning sound with impressive clarity, richness, detail and depth.
Dolby Laboratories Inc. | Andreas Stumptner | Senior Marketing & PR Manager DACH
GetYourGuide is an international online platform based in Berlin, where users can book unforgettable travel experiences around the world. Currently, GetYourGuide offers more than 64,000 products at around 8,000 destinations, making it the world's largest online booking platform for tours and leisure activities. For the 73rd Berlinale, GetYourGuide will offer an exclusive individually curated tour for cinema fans.
GetYourGuide Deutschland GmbH | Karina Assaf | PR Lead
Harkness is the world’s leading screen manufacturer for digital cinema and is ONCE again proud to support Berlinale with their screens for the Berlinale Palast and Verti Music Hall. The screen’s flexible PVC-based material is manufactured to a unique formulation and specification providing wide viewing angles, high contrast, bright pictures and excellent colour temperature. Screen technology is the result of significant work by Harkness’ Research and Development team and brings together a number of proprietary technologies to create a screen surface for the age of immersive cinema.
Harkness Screens | Tony Dilley | Senior Vice President Sales
Husumer Mineralbrunnen has been supporting the Berlinale at all events since 2011 with the product Viva con Agua mineral water. Viva con Agua de Sankt Pauli e.V. is a non-profit organisation that promotes worldwide access to drinking water. Viva con Agua has found a reliable, regional cooperation partner in Husumer Mineralbrunnen.
Husumer Mineralbrunnen HMB GmbH | Lisann Todt | Vertriebsinnendienst
MUBI is a global streaming service, production company and film distributor dedicated to elevating great cinema. MUBI makes, acquires, curates, and champions visionary films, connecting them to audiences all over the world. MUBI is a place to discover ambitious films from iconic directors to emerging auteurs. A new hand-picked film arrives on the platform every day, each carefully chosen by MUBI’s curators. Notebook explores all sides of cinema culture — both in print and online. And with MUBI GO, members in select countries can get a free ticket every week to see the best new films in cinemas. For the festival there will be a special of the Berlinale on the MUBI platform. MUBI is also planning an exclusive onsite event in Berlin during the festival.
MUBI | Irene Musumeci | Director of Marketing, Europe
Object Carpet has stood for quality, design and innovation in the object industry since 1972. The use of recycled materials in manufacturing as well as second life cycles for carpets is self-evident. At the 73rd Berlinale, approximately 410 square meters of red carpet from Object Carpet will once again be rolled out. The carpets’ high-quality yarn made of ECONYL fibres is made entirely of recycled polyamide, helping make this year’s Berlinale as sustainable as possible.
Object Carpet GmbH | Yvonne Schumacher | Press Director
Rohde & Schwarz
Rohde & Schwarz has been contributing to the Berlinale's digital cinema with innovative products since 2012. The solutions from Rohde & Schwarz form the heart of the digital cinema chain: The mastering station R&S®CLIPSTER quickly and reliably creates the DCPs (digital cinema packages) for the screenings, then checks them and ensures that the quality of the moving images captivates festival guests.
Rohde & Schwarz GmbH & Co. KG | Andreas Heiland | Director Marketing
Since 2007, the internet specialists at TOP-IX have been providing live web streaming of the press conferences, the daily red carpets and the Opening and Awards Ceremonies on www.berlinale.de. After the Berlinale, all videos will be available in the online archive.
TOP-IX Consortium | Andrea Casalegno | Direttore
Voelkel is once again supporting the Berlinale this year as an official juice supplier. Voelkel's diverse range relies on high-quality raw materials from organic and biodynamic cultivation, and each of their juices tastes the way nature intended.
Voelkel GmbH | Kristian Roecker | Gebietsverkaufsleitung Ost