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Reporting from Berlin on the 68th edition February 15 -25, 2018
Our team of festival ambassadors and reporters bring you the dailies from the Berlin Film Festival and European Film Market and keep an eye on past editions archives. WATCH OUR VIDEO COVERAGE TRAILERS INTERVIEWS AND AMBIANCE

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Indigo Valley Berlinale EFM 2018 - Invitation

You are cordially invited to the European Market Premiere of INDIGO VALLEY  Screening in Berlin - Feb 20th, 6pm CinemaxX 19 Written & Directed by Jaclyn Bethany  Produced by Courtney Harmstone  European Film Market February 20th 6 PM at CinemaxX 19  European Market Premiere with cast, C.C. Kellogg (Indigo Valley), Courtney Harmstone, producer and Irene Gomez Director of Photography RSVP  Request a screener if you cannot atte...

Berlinale 2018: Additional Programming Online

    This year for the first time the Berlinale is offering a handpicked selection of films for special festival screenings online. This joint project with the platform Festival Scope is intended to reach Berlinale fans who are unable to attend the festival in person. The special festival programming offer serves to acknowledge the interest in the festival that exists far beyond the city limits of Berlin.   The festival rerun provided by Festival Scope is limited to Germany. Ea...

First look at the Delinquent Season starring Cillian Murphy, Catherine Walker, Eva Birthistle, Andrew Scott...

NEW PHOTO FROM THE DELINQUENT SEASON Protagonist Pictures handing sales AT EFM   Cast: Cillian Murphy (Dunkirk, Free Fire, “Peaky Blinders”), Catherine Walker (Critical), Eva Birthistle (Brooklyn), Andrew Scott (Spectre, “Sherlock”, Denial) Writer / Director: Mark O'Rowe (Intermission, Boy A, Perrier's Bounty, Broken) 
 Producers: Alan Maloney (Siege of Jadotville, Intermission, Mary Shelley), Ruth Coady (Siege of Jadotville, Mary Shelley)   ...

Jamie Dornan and Sam Claflin to Star in Brian Kirk's Action Thriller BORDERLAND

IMR International announced today that BAFTA® nominee Jamie Dornan (Fifty Shades trilogy, “The Fall”) and Sam Claflin (Me Before You, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire) will join BAFTA® nominee Brian Kirk’s (“Game of Thrones”, “Luther”) hotly anticipated action thriller, Borderland. The adaptation was written by BAFTA® nominee Ronan Bennett (Public Enemies), and will be produced by Chris Coen (The Childhood of a Leader, Funny Games) under the U...

Scott Eastwood Joins THE MANUSCRIPT with Nick Cassavetes to Direct

Scott Eastwood (The Fate of the Furious, The Longest Ride) has joined Academy Award® Winner Morgan Freeman in The Manuscript, with Nick Cassavetes (The Other Woman, The Notebook) set to direct the script by Louis Rosenberg and Joe Rosenbaum.  Also joining the production is Rob Paris via his eponymous shingle Paris Film, Inc. The company will produce alongside Mike Witherill (John Wick) and Mark Williams (The Accountant). Highland Film Group is handling international sales and will con...

Göteborg Film Festival at the Berlinale

As part of our partnership with Drama Series Days at EFM, our industry seminar and co-production event TV Drama Vision will present a selection of the most exciting upcoming series from the five countries in our region. Tuesday, February 20, 13.00-13.45, Zoo Palast 4. Introduction by Cia Edström, Head of Industry, and moderated by Andrea Reuter, co-editor of TV Drama Vision.        ...

Clip from BLACK 47 Berlin Film Festival – World Premiere – Out of Competition

Clip from BLACK 47 which will make its World Premiere at the Berlin Film Festival on Friday, February 16. Directed by Lance Daly, the film stars Hugo Weaving, James Frecheville, Stephen Rea, Freddie Fox, Barry Keoghan, Moe Dunford with Sarah Greene and Jim Broadbent. Full details below! BLACK 47 Berlin Film Festival – World Premiere – Out of Competition Director: Lance Daly Screenplay: PJ Dillon, Pierce Ryan, Eugene O’Brien, Lance Daly Cast: Hugo Weaving, James Fre...

Arnold Schwarzenegger Joins Michael Fassbender in KUNG FURY for BLOOM

BLOOM announced today that Golden Globe® Winner Arnold Schwarzenegger (Terminator, The Expendables) will join Academy Award® Nominee Michael Fassbender (X-Men: First Class, Alien: Covenant, Steve Jobs) and David Hasselhoff (“Baywatch”, “Knight Rider”) in David Sandberg’s action-comedy Kung Fury, which Sandberg will also star in and produce under his Laser Unicorns’ banner, alongside Fassbender. David Katzenberg, Seth Grahame-Smith and Aaron Schmidt wil...

Isle of Dogs: Press Conference

A star-studded press conference opened the 2018 Berlinale, with the full cast of Wes Anderson's Isle of Dogs in attendance for the tonight's premiere at the Berlinale Palast.  The stop motion animation takes us to near future Japan, where dogs are being extradited to a trash island away from humans, due to an infectious virus. When the mayor's nephew escapes in an attempt to find his dog Spots, the first that was sent away by his tyrannnic uncle, he sets off to a lifechanging...

Berlinale 2018 EFM Opening

Berlinale Newsletters 1 I 2 I 3 I 4 I 5 FOLLOW US ON THE SOCIAL NETWORKS:                        > DO NOT MISS THE ANIMATION IN FOCUS NEWSLLETTER (coming  "toon") Advertise in our Berlin Newsletters from 200€ email us for a quote Take a meeting with' Editor We can help you with pr...

Isle of Dogs stop motion film by Wes Anderson will open the Berlinale tonight

  Live press conference with the voice talent...guess who has what kind of dogs... Wes Anderson (Director, Screenwriter, Producer) returns to Berlin (after Grand Budapest) exploring models again... Roman Coppola (Screenwriter) Jason Schwartzman (Screenwriter) Kunichi Nomura (Screenwriter, Voice Actor) Voice Acting: Bryan Cranston (Chief) Koyu Rankin (Atari) Greta Gerwig (Tracy Walker) Liev Schreiber (Spots) Bill Murray (Boss) Bob Balaban (King) Jeff Goldblum (D...

Tiberius Film acquires the Thriller THE TOYBOX

In the lead-up to this year’s Berlinale, Tiberius Film announces the successful purchase of top-class films. In addition to the thriller THE TOYBOX with an excellent cast, the German independent film distributor also provides the lovely family movie BERNIE THE DOLPHIN and the intense drama BOLSHOY. The horror-thriller THE TOYBOX by director and actor Tom Nagel (“ClownTown”) has a top-class cast: Denise Richards (“James Bond 007 – The World is Not Enough”, &...

Martin Sheen, Haley Joel Osment, Pablo Schreiber, and Katie Aselton Round Out Edward James Olmos’ THE DEVIL HAS A NAME

Martin Sheen (The Departed, Apocalypse Now), Haley Joel Osment (The Sixth Sense, Sex Ed), Pablo Schreiber (Orange is the New Black, Den of Thieves), and Katie Aselton (Fun Mom Dinner, Father Figures) have closed out the cast of The Devil Has a Name directed by Edward James Olmos also starring Olmos, David Stratharin, Alfred Molina and Kate Bosworth. Principal photography commenced last week in Los Angeles. The dark comedy is fully financed and produced by Steve McEveety, Patrick Hibler and Rob M...

First Look at Robert Pattinson in Claire Denis' HIGH LIFE

: Robert Pattinson in Claire Denis’ anticipated English-language debut High Life from Andrew Lauren Productions, Apocalypse Films, Alcatraz Films, Pandora Filmproduktion and Madants. Wild Bunch is selling the international rights at Berlinale with CAA handling domestic.   Director: Claire Denis Writer: Claire Denis, Jean-Pol Fargeau, Geoff Cox, Nick Laird Producers: Laurence Clerc, Oliver Dungey, Christoph Friedel, Andrew Lauren, DJ Gugenheim, Claudia Steffen, Olivier Thery-Lapi...


Film Mode Entertainment announces the world premiere screening and sale of the new adventure/crime/thriller, THE ESCAPE OF PRISONER 614 to Saban Films in Berlin at EFM.   Golden Globe Winner RON PERLMAN (HELLBOY, Hand of God) and MARTIN STARR (KNOCKED UP, THIS IS THE END) lead a star-studded cast in the widely anticipated caper debuting in Berlin on February 15th. The film was written and directed by ZACH GOLDEN and produced by JORDAN YALE LEVINE (KING COBRA, SHOTGUN), JORDAN BECKERMAN ...

Radiant Films International Signs On To Mystery Thriller ‘Don’t Go’ Starring Stephen Dorff And Melissa George

Leading sales agent Radiant Films International has come on board to handle foreign sales for the mystery thriller Don’t Go, directed by David Gleeson (Cowboys & Angels, The Front Line, writer of forthcoming Tolkien bio-pic starring Nicholas Hoult and Lily Collins, from Fox Searchlight and Chernin Entertainment), who co-wrote the screenplay with Oscar-nominee Ronan Blaney (Boogaloo and Graham, upcoming A Good Woman Is Hard to Find). The announcement was made today by Radiant’s Pr...

Inland Sea director Kazuhiro Soda to celebrate Berlinale selection at EFM with... sake

Wai-chan is one of the last remaining fishermen in Ushimado, a small village in Seto Inland Sea, Japan. At the age of 86, he still fishes alone on a small boat to make his living, dreaming about retirement. Kumi-san is an 84-year-old villager who wanders around the shore everyday. She believes a social welfare facility “stole” her disabled son to receive subsidy from the government. A “late-stage elderly” Koso-san runs a small seafood store left by her decease...

Introducing YOURS IN SISTERHOOD A documentary based on letters sent to Ms. Magazine in the 70s

New Acquisition YOURS IN SISTERHOOD to have World Premiere at the 68th Berlinale     Irene Lusztig's YOURS IN SISTERHOOD, will have its world premiere in the Forum at the 68th Berlinale. The filmmaker and WMM's Executive Director Debra Zimmerman will be in attendance.   YOURS IN SISTERHOOD is a performative, participatory documentary inspired by the breadth and complexity of l...

Centropolis Entertainment and Voltage Pictures are set to produce Maya Lord with Roland Emmerich directing.

Centropolis Entertainment and Voltage Pictures are set to produce Maya Lord  with Roland Emmerich directing. Emmerich and Voltage’s Nicolas Chartier will introduce the project to buyers at a special presentation at the European Film Market on Thursday, February 15th. Centropolis Entertainment and Voltage Pictures are set to produce the thrilling historical epic feature film Maya Lord from visionary filmmaker and box-office powerhouse Roland Emmerich (Independence Day, The Day Af...

14 Apples by Midi Z at the 2018 Berlinale

Seashore Image Productions is pleased to inform you that Midi Z (City of Jade, Ice Poison, The Road to Mandalay) is going to present his latest documentary, 14 Apples, at the 2018 Berlinale Forum. In this new film, Midi leads us to look into the role that religion plays in a remote area in Central Myanmar through his friend's experience as a monk in a local temple.  ...

Obscuro Barroco a film by Evangelia Kranioti @ Berlin Panorama

  Panorama Berlin 2018 Obscuro Barroco  a film by Evangelia Kranioti France Greece /60’ press kit & stills available on   Synopsis Obscuro Barroco is a documentary-fiction about the dizzying heights of gender and metamorphosis. It is also a cinematographic hommage to a land of extremes; the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Following the path of iconic transgender figure Luana Muniz (1961-2017), the film explores different quests for the ...

Michael Keaton In Talks to Star in WHAT IS LIFE WORTH

IMR INTERNATIONAL TO LAUNCH WORLDWIDE SALES IN BERLIN   MadRiver Pictures announced today that Academy Award® nominee Michael Keaton (Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Spotlight) is in negotiations to star in Academy Award® winner David Frankel’s (The Devil Wears Prada, Collateral Beauty) true-life biographical drama, What Is Life Worth.  Additional casting is currently underway.  Academy Award® winning producer Michael Sugar (Spotlight) will p...



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Berlin 2016: The dailies from the Berlin Film Festival brought to you by our team of festival ambassadors. Vanessa McMahon, Alex Deleon, Laurie Gordon, Ole Schulz Lia Fietz, Aida Amasuno Martin, Martin Petrov and Bruno Chatelin...
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October 30, 2015 Deadline for film entries for the festival (feature length films)
November 17, 2015 Deadline for film entries for the festival (short films)
January 6, 2016 Application deadline for accreditations
February 2, 2016 Programme Press Conference at the "Federal Press and Information Office"; access with invitation only
February 11, 2016 Opening Ceremony of the
66th Berlin International Film Festival
February 11-19, 2016 European Film Market
February 13-18, 2016 Berlinale Talents
February 14-16, 2016 Berlinale Co-Production Market
February 20, 2016 Closing & Award Ceremony of the
66th Berlin International Film Festival
February 21, 2016 Berlinale Publikumstag




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