Institutional Funding

Film Entry Now Open

Submit your films and series to the 72nd Berlin International Film Festival now!
After the pandemic-related cancellation, short films are also accepted again for the Generation competitions of the 2022 Berlinale.

Institutional Funding

© Jan Kraus / Berlinale 2021 © Jan Kraus / Berlinale 2021

Berlinale Spotlight: Generation in Japan 2021

For the fourth time already, the Berlinale will present a programme jointly curated with the Nara International Film Festival

Forum Expanded

New Team at Forum Expanded

After 16 editions as head of Forum Expanded, Stefanie Schulte Strathaus will pass the mantle onto Ulrich Ziemons and Ala Younis

© Jens Koch © Jens Koch
Berlinale Co-Production Market

Call for Feature Film and Series Project Submissions

© Lydia Hesse / Berlinale 2020 © Lydia Hesse / Berlinale 2020

Best of Berlinale Summer Special 2021

Berlinale Meets

Video interviews with the artists of this year's selection

Perspektive Deutsches Kino

Winner of the Compass-Perspektive-Award

Yana Ugrekhelidze wins the Compass-Perspektive-Award for her film Instructions for Survival

© Haut et Court - Abbout Productions - Micro_Scope © Haut et Court - Abbout Productions - Micro_Scope

Berlinale Topics 2021

In-depth interviews with the section heads on the films and series of the 71st Berlinale