Press Conferences

On January 19, 2022, the Executive Director Mariette Rissenbeek and the Artistic Director Carlo Chatrian will provide an outlook for the festival in 2022 as well as information on the programme of the Competition, the further competitive section Encounters and the remaining Berlinale Special films. The press conference will take place without an audience. The presentation will be available to watch live at 11 am (CET) on and the Social Media channels (YouTube, Facebook) of the festival.

Directly after the presentation, the director duo will be available for TV and radio interviews. Please send interview requests to . With the interview confirmation, you will receive detailed information on the healthy and safety regulations for the admission and the interview situation.

Just before the 72nd Berlin International Film Festival this page will provide information on the Press Conference schedule of the 2022 Berlinale.

Press Conferences are scheduled for all Competition films and some films in the Panorama and the Berlinale Special programme. Please note that Q&As about the films in the different sections often take place in the cinemas immediately after the screenings.

Pre-booked online tickets are required for access to Press Conferences. Please finde more information on online ticketing for press accredited on the respective site.

All Press Conferences will be streamed live and made available on demand.