Press Releases 72nd Berlinale

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Jan 26, 2022: Berlinale 2022: Berlinale Documentary Award – Funded by rbb

In total, 18 documentary forms from the sections Berlinale Special, Encounters, Panorama, Forum and Generation are nominated for the Berlinale Documentary Award [...]
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Jan 26, 2022: The 2022 GWFF Best First Feature Award Jury

In total, 18 directorial feature film debuts from the sections Competition, Encounters, Panorama, Forum, Generation and Perspektive Deutsches Kino are nominated for the GWFF Best First Feature Award [...]
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Jan 24, 2022: Berlinale Back Again with Kino im Kiez

From February 12 to 18, 2022, Berlinale Goes Kiez will once again bring selected festival films to arthouse cinemas in and around the region of the capital [...]
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Jan 12, 2022: Peter von Kant by François Ozon Opens the 2022 Berlinale

The film which stars Denis Ménochet, Isabelle Adjani and Hanna Schygulla is part of the international Competition and will celebrate its world premiere on February 10, 2022, at the Berlinale Palast [...]
European Film Market & Co-Production Market | World Cinema Fund | Berlinale Talents | Additional Information

Jan 12, 2022: Berlinale 2022: Festival With New Concept for In-Person Event / European Film Market, Berlinale Co-Production Market, Berlinale Talents and World Cinema Fund digital

The Berlinale is still planning an in-person festival. But due to the current pandemic conditions, the European Film Market 2022 will be realised purely digitally [...]
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Dec 10, 2021: The 2022 Berlinale Key Design

The key design was once again created by the Berlin-based graphic designer Claudia Schramke [...]
Additional Information | European Film Market & Co-Production Market | Berlinale Talents | World Cinema Fund

Oct 07, 2021: Berlinale 2022 To Be an In-Person Event

The 72nd Berlin International Film Festival will take place from February 10 to 20, 2022 as an in-person event. The European Film Market (February 10-17, 2022), the Berlinale Co-Production Market (February 12-16, 2022), Berlinale Talents (February 12-17, 2022) and the World Cinema Fund will focus on on-site offerings. They will furthermore provide online formats [...]
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Sep 15, 2021: 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. [...]