On-Site Services

Press Centre

During the festival, the Press Centre is located on the 1st floor of the Grand Hyatt Berlin, Marlene-Dietrich-Platz 2, 10785 Berlin.

The Press Office will be happy to answer your questions and provide you with information on-site. Moreover, Press Conferences and Photo Calls are held in the Press Centre where you can also find some of the bookable interview rooms as well as some workplaces for short-term usage (please bring your own laptop etc.).

At the Press Centre you can reach contact persons for the following services:

  • General information and details on Press Conferences, Photo Calls, etc. ()
  • Interview coordination Festival Management, juries)  ()
  • Coordination of interview rooms ()
  • Allocation of special photographer passes for events with restricted access ()
  • Camera stands at events, at the press line (Red Carpet) and standing positions for outside broadcast vans can be requested. There is no entitlement to a camera stand ()
  • Requests for film clips and video material ()

The Head of the Press Office and the Office Management are also located in the Press Centre.

Press Conferences


  • A podium is available for TV camera teams.
  • Available seating capacities and information on access will be communicated shortly.


  • Audio splitters are available for recording the Press Conferences.

Photo Calls

  • Positions for Photo Calls must be applied for in advance.
  • There is no entitlement to a standing position.
  • TV camera teams do not have access to Photo Calls.

Berlinale Service Center

Press Accreditations will be issued at the Berlinale Service Center, Theaterufer, 10785 Berlin.

Press WiFi Lounge / Press Material

  • A Press WiFi lounge is available for accredited journalists in the basement of the Berlinale Palast. There are also some workplaces for short-term usage (please bring your own laptop etc.) in the Press Centre at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.
  • You must bring your own laptop, tablet or similar.

A limited number of press kits on festival films are available. They will be handed out in the WiFi lounge.