Institutional Funding

Berlinale 2022

Information on the Covid Regulations, the Programme, Tickets and the Award Ceremonies

The Films of the Competition

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Between Image and Reality

Carlo Chatrian on this year's guest of the Homage Isabelle Huppert

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Institutional Funding

The 2022 International Jury

Director M. Night Shyamalan will head the jury. The other members of the jury are Karim Aïnouz, Anne Zohra Berrached, Tsitsi Dangarembga, Ryûsuke Hamaguchi, Connie Nielsen and Saïd Ben Saïd

Further Juries Announced

The jury members for Encounters, the GWFF Award Best First Feature and the Berlinale Documentary Film Award have also been released

Berlinale Goes Kiez

Berlinale Back Again with Kino im Kiez

With the special series, the festival honours the social function of the neighbourhood cinemas and the role they play in a diverse film culture

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Berlinale 2022

Mariette Rissenbeek and Carlo Chatrian with an outlook on the festival 2022. Afterwards the Artistic Director presents the films in the Competition, the Encounters section as well as the Berlinale Special.

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The 2022 films

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Berlinale Special

The Complete Programme

Exercises in Resistance

Carlo Chatrian on the uncertainty in times of Corona, the necessity for an in-person festival and the films of the 72nd Berlin International Film Festival

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Caution! High Voltage!

The section's 2022 programme offers a wild ride through contemporary cinema


The Pull of Precisely Observed Matter

The films of the 52nd Berlinale Forum

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Berlinale Shorts

Close-Ups of the Bigger Picture

With their fearless subjectivity, the filmmakers invite us to see the world through their eyes. Rosa Barba, Payal Kapadia and Reinhard W. Wolf form the 2022 International Short Film Jury

Berlinale Series

Un-familiar Spaces

Seven titles comprise the eighth year of Berlinale Series

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Forum Expanded

Closer to the Ground

Moving closer to the ground, getting to the bottom of things, looking and hearing with precision, perceiving what’s happening close by, oft-unnoticed: these are the ideas that inform the 17th edition of Forum Expanded

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Perspektive Deutsches Kino

An Echo of the Past

Seven feature films and documentaries have been invited. From this year onwards, the section also wishes to draw attention to other skills that shape the creative process of filmmaking

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Sustainable Travel

Environment and Climate-Friendly Journey to the Berlinale

The Berlinale Event Ticket of the Deutsche Bahn.