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Three siblings leading comfortable middle-class lives discover the gaps in their existences and begin searching for happiness and inner peace. Three concentrated character studies that paint a picture of an insecure generation in a rapidly changing world.

Feb 09 18:30

Zoo Palast 1

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Feb 10 09:00

CinemaxX 7

Ticket code 100081

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Feb 10 17:00

Kino Union

Berlinale Goes Kiez

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Feb 12 14:00

Cubix 9

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Feb 15 19:00

Zoo Palast 1

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Feb 17 20:00

International

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Helke Sander’s film is an ironic and clever depiction from a feminist perspective of the everyday life of a working mother. Her essayistic narrative also draws an authentic portrait of a divided Berlin.

Feb 10 14:30

CinemaxX 8

Guest: Helke Sander

Ticket code 100094

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Feb 17 19:00

CinemaxX 8

Ticket code 170093

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Los Angeles, January 1972. Aretha Franklin spends two days recording her legendary gospel album ‘Amazing Grace’. It has taken 47 years for the concert film that was made at the time to be released.

Feb 15 15:30

Berlinale Palast

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Feb 16 09:30

Friedrichstadt-Palast

Ticket code 160741

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Feb 16 12:45

Haus der Berliner Festspiele

Ticket code 161072

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Feb 16 18:30

Friedrichstadt-Palast

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High contrast: the simple life in his mother’s hut off the grid set against the huge TVs in the apartment blocks where the other children live. Asalif adapts to the changes to his familiar surroundings with growing autonomy. He becomes Anbessa, the lion.

Feb 09 10:00

Zoo Palast 2

German voice-over | Headphones for OV

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Feb 10 09:30

Filmtheater am Friedrichshain

German voice-over

Ticket code 100342

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Feb 12 16:00

CinemaxX 3

German voice-over | Headphones for OV

Ticket code 120043

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Feb 15 10:00

HKW

German voice-over | Headphones for OV

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And you make the world what you really want it to be: LOVE.

Kingdom | Leyenda dorada | Entropia | Suc de síndria | All on a Mardi Gras Day

A man falls in a forest. First an arm, then the man. Naked and carrying a suitcase, he walks through the forest. He finds a house, jams his bottom in first, and the journey begins.

The small community of Montánchez in Spain: an idyllic summer’s day where people of all ages enjoy themselves around a swimming pool.

Entropia – a life without bras is possible, or how a fly paralysing the systems. An animated film from Hungary in which colour is hardly the only thing to lustfully explode.

She tries to regain her ability to orgasm. He helps her. With the most loving dedication.

Mardi Gras Day in New Orleans. The Big Chiefs of the various African-American tribes work on their costumes. Who is the fairest in the land?

Feb 15 13:00

Zoo Palast 2

Subtitles: English

Cross Section Berlinale Shorts

Ticket code 151552

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Circumnavigating the earth in a series of visually stunning images, this film shows us landscapes that have been irrevocably changed by humans. The lush colours and formal beauty of the images are deceptive: our planet is on the brink of collapse.

Feb 13 15:30

Haus der Berliner Festspiele

with film talk

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Feb 14 18:00

Cubix 8

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A girl roams through the city looking for a place to sleep, but between yoga studios, art galleries and the beds of strangers there is no space for her. A post-modern comedy in pink and blue.

Feb 17 19:00

CinemaxX 3

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Aldemar Matias delivers this delicate, sensitively filmed family portrait from Cuba. The life of competitive athlete Jenniffer is on the brink of change, just like the whole country. She is poised on the starting blocks – and not just in the 100-meter dash.

Feb 08 14:30

CineStar 7

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Feb 12 17:00

CineStar 7

Ticket code 120274

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Feb 13 22:30

CineStar 7

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Feb 15 16:15

Zoo Palast 2

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Feb 16 14:30

CineStar 7

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Aruna is investigating cases of bird flu in Indonesia. She is joined by two friends and the trio decides to use the trip to have a culinary adventure. A chance encounter with Aruna’s secret crush, Farish, gradually unveils some truths about the virus.

Feb 11 19:30

Gropius Bau Cinema

After the screening: Menu by The Duc Ngo

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Feb 12 13:00

Cubix 8

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Twenty-six people talk about love and hardship, hope and bitterness, fear and happiness accompanied by celluloid images of Berlin at night. A symphony of life, a magical cosmos. The third part of the filmmaker’s ‘Chants’ trilogy on space, time and the body.

Feb 13 21:30

Zoo Palast 1

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Feb 14 12:30

CinemaxX 7

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Feb 15 22:00

Colosseum 1

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Feb 16 20:00

International

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Walter is a 60-year-old removal man for forced evictions. He recognises in one of the tenants about to be evicted his estranged son, Jan. In order to help Jan, Walter has to confront not only his crooked boss but also his own past.

Feb 11 12:15

delphi LUX 1

With accreditation only

Feb 15 16:30

delphi LUX 2

With accreditation only

The Forum Expanded group exhibition presents 16 film and video installations in the newly opened underground hall at silent green Kulturquartier, at Ebensperger Rhomberg Gallery and at Luxoom Lab.

Opening: Wednesday, 06.02., 19:00 | Opening Hours: 07.02.-17.02., 11:00-21:00, except Thursday, 14.02., 11:00-17:00 | 19.02.-09.03., Tuesday-Sunday, 14:00-19:00

Feb 06 19:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Opening

Feb 07 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 08 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 09 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 10 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 11 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 12 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 13 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 14 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Opening hours today: 11:00 – 17:00 | Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 15 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 16 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Feb 17 11:00

silent green/Ebensperger Rhomberg/Luxoom Lab

Tickets only at the box office | Tickets for film programs at silent green Werkstattkino grant access to the exhibition on the day of the screening

Notes to Self is an ongoing series of videos documenting a simple, repetitive act as a way to mimic our fleeting engagement with social media status updates. Fragments of text, in the form of notes, are set on fire with varying degrees of success.

Free entrance | Opening: Thursday, 07.02., 17:30 | Opening Hours: 08.02.-17.02., Mon-Fri 12:00-18:00, Sat-Sun 14:00-18:00

Feb 07 17:30

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 08 12:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 09 14:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 10 14:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 11 12:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 12 12:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 13 12:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 14 12:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 15 12:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 16 14:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

Feb 17 14:00

Botschaft von Kanada - Marshall McLuhan Salon

The exhibition revisits a chapter in Tibet’s history: the armed struggle for freedom and its entanglement in global geopolitics through the CIA, raising questions on collective intelligence, surveillance, decolonization, and the post-Cold War world.

Free entrance | Opening: Thursday, 07.02., 19:00 | Opening Hours: 08.02.–10.03., 14:00–19:00

Feb 07 19:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 08 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 09 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 10 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 11 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 12 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 13 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 14 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 15 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 16 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Feb 17 14:00

SAVVY Contemporary

Award Ceremony 14plus

Tattoo | Hölmö nuori sydän

A scar and a tattoo seal the fate of a young Iranian woman. During a routine examination to renew her driving licence, the officials suddenly become convinced that they have uncovered a problematic psychological condition.

By joining a right-wing group, Lenni believes he can transform the fear that afflicts him into strength: the fear of an insecure and threatening future. The school student and his girlfriend Kiira are expecting a baby.

Feb 15 19:30

HKW

Subtitles: English

Followed by a screening of the award winning films

Ticket code 150581

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