Dossiers & Statistics

Press Dossier

For the annual programme presentation, the Berlinale publishes a press dossier containing information on the film selection, the European Film Market, Co-Production Market, Berlinale Talents, World Cinema Fund as well as statistics. The press dossier has been available for download since January 19, 2022:

Press dossier 2022 (3.8 MB)

Berlinale Gender Evaluation

The Berlinale values transparency regarding gender distribution in the programme. The proportion of directors in the Berlinale programme has been published since 2004. A comprehensive gender evaluation has been carried out since 2018, which can be found in the yearbook of the corresponding year in the archive.

A comparative brief review of the gender distribution in the programmes, juries, Golden Bear winners and selection committees:

Gender Statistics 2022

Submissions in the Berlinale programme (based on Berlinale database):

  • Total number of submissions: 6.755
  • Direction: 33.4% female, 57.5% male, 3.1% non-binary, 1.8% prefer not to say, 4.2% balanced
  • Production: 35.8 % female, 46.9% male, 2.7% non-binary, 1.4% prefer not to say, 13.2% balanced

Selection in the Berlinale programme (based on Berlinale database):

  • Total number of films evaluated (Retrospective and other historical films, installations and Berlinale Series not considered): 209
  • Direction: 39.2% female, 50.7% male, 2.9% non-binary, 3.4% prefer not to say, 3.8% balanced
  • Production: 35.9% female, 40.2% male, 3.8% non-binary, 4.3% prefer not to say, 15.8% balanced

The complete dossier on the Berlinale gender evaluation (1.9 MB)

Information on ticket sales as well as accredited press and trade visitors can be found in the “Facts & figures” section of the annual yearbook in the archive.