Ticket Info

Tickets can be booked online and are always available three days in advance, always from 10.00 am (for example, on a Monday for the following Thursday). They can be booked - subject to availability - up until the screening starts. Tickets for all screenings on Berlinale Publikumstag (February 25), in the Verti Music Hall and for the Classics screening of Kohlhiesel’s Daughters at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt can be purchased from the beginning of sales on February 12. Tickets for the Berlinale Goes Kiez screening in Plötzensee prison can be booked by phone from February 12 on +49 30 259 20 259.

No admittance once the screening has begun.

Age Restrictions

Admission to the screenings for people of 18 years and over only (with the exception of Generation screenings). If a film has an FSK age-rating certificate, appropriate age-based access can be granted.

Booking of Tickets

If you click on a ticket button within the programme, you will automatically be forwarded to the website of the Berlinale ticketing partner "Eventim". In order to buy tickets there, you will be required to create an "Eventim" account, which you can do during the ordering process. Tickets cannot be purchased through your Berlinale account.
Booked tickets will be sent to the email address specified at the first login in the form of:

  • TicketDirect, PDF ticket for self-printout (print@home)
  • QR code in the email
  • Wallet tickets for iOS© and Android© smartphones

A maximum of 2 tickets can be purchased per person and event.
When buying tickets for the Generation section, up to 5 tickets can be purchased.

Payment

Tickets can be paid by credit card (Mastercard, American Express, VISA), PayPal, Apple Pay or Google Pay. Mastercard is the Berlinale's preferred payment partner. More information at mastercard.de/berlinale.
After payment is complete, it is not possible to make changes to bookings or return tickets.

It is possible to buy Berlinale tickets in person from box offices connected to the Eventim system. Anyone without internet access can obtain support every day from February 14 between 1 pm and 5 pm by calling +49 30 259 20 970.

KulturPass

The KulturPass is offered by the German federal government to everyone who celebrated their 18th birthday in 2023 and registered for the pass by December 31, 2023. For pass holders, Berlinale events can also be booked via the KulturPass app, subject to availability.

  regular price reduced price
All screenings
Unless otherwise stated
€ 15,00 € 10,00
All screenings at Berlinale Palast
Berlinale Special Gala premieres at Verti Music Hall
€ 18,00 € 13,00
Generation
All screenings including on Berlinale Publikumstag
€ 9,00 € 6,00
Berlinale Classics
Kohlhiesel’s Daughters at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt
€ 28,00 € 20,00
Berlinale Talents
Public Talks HAU1
€ 15,00 € 10,00
Berlinale Talents
Public Talks HAU2
€13,00 € 9,00
Berlinale Publikumstag
All screenings on February 25 (except Generation)
€ 11,00 € 8,00

Concessions

Subject to availability, a discount is possible for schoolchildren, students, people with disabilities, unemployed persons, Bürgergeld benefit recipients, Berlin-Ticket S holders and participants in the Federal Voluntary Service. If you are entitled to a reduced price ticket, please have your proof of entitlement ready to be presented at the entrance together with the valid ticket. A limited quota of discounted tickets is available in advance; this limitation is lifted on the day of the screening.

Generation group tickets: for 6 people or more (6–10 people: €5.50 per ticket; 11+ people: €4.50 per ticket) if ordered in advance via the Generation group ticket hotline on 0800 7240322 (from abroad: +49 30 72629611), available from February 5.

Baggage Information

It is forbidden to take large bags and backpacks into Berlinale venues. Bags and backpacks cannot be left in the cloakrooms. For security reasons, the festival reserves the right to check all bags, backpacks and individuals for dangerous objects.
Larger bags can be deposited in the luggage storage container on Alte Potsdamer Straße

Sold Out Screenings

We recommend that you make repeated visits to the online ticket shop (especially in the hour before the start of the screening) because additional tickets may occasionally be made available for events marked as sold out.

Contact Ticket Office

Information on prices, the programme and venues
daily from February 6 between 09.00 am and 06.00 pm on +49 30 259 20 259
or per e-mail to

Contact

Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin
Potsdamer Platz 11
10785 Berlin

A division of the Kulturveranstaltungen des Bundes in Berlin GmbH
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