Press Contact

Malte Mau
Head of Press
Tel.: +49 (0)30 25920 518
mau@berlinale.de

Press tickets

Journalists who intend to cover the Berlinale Talents events require a press ticket for each event they would like to attend, even if they already have an accreditation for the Berlinale.

For accreditation requests, press tickets for public and closed events and interview requests, please contact:

e-mail: talents.press@berlinale.de
tel: +49 (0)30 25920-518

Please note:
The number of press tickets for all events is limited. No accreditation or entry guarantee can be made. On the day of the event, press tickets will only be available at the press desks in HAU1.

Press Releases

Press Photos

For a complete selection of this year’s photos, please visit our Event Photo section.

Paul Verhoeven, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Cowie at the panel Courage: Against All Odds. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Paul Verhoeven, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Cowie at the panel Courage: Against All Odds. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Florian Weghorn, Paul Verhoeven, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Cowie before the panel Courage: Against All Odds. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Florian Weghorn, Paul Verhoeven, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Cowie before the panel Courage: Against All Odds. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Paul Verhoeven at the panel Courage: Against All Odds. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Paul Verhoeven at the panel Courage: Against All Odds. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Audience at the panel Courage: Against All Odds © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Audience at the panel Courage: Against All Odds © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Christo at his lecture No Longer There: The Art of Disappearance. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Christo at his lecture No Longer There: The Art of Disappearance. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Christo at his lecture No Longer There: The Art of Disappearance. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Christo at his lecture No Longer There: The Art of Disappearance. © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Gurinder Chadha © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Gurinder Chadha © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Gurinder Chadha © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Gurinder Chadha © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Agnieszka Holland and Florian Weghorn © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Agnieszka Holland and Florian Weghorn © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Agnieszka Holland, The Freedom Gene: How to Remain an Optimist © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Agnieszka Holland, The Freedom Gene: How to Remain an Optimist © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Agnieszka Holland, The Freedom Gene: How to Remain an Optimist © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Agnieszka Holland, The Freedom Gene: How to Remain an Optimist © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Olafur Eliasson, Your Engagement Has Consequences © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Olafur Eliasson, Your Engagement Has Consequences © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Olafur Eliasson, Your Engagement Has Consequences © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Olafur Eliasson, Your Engagement Has Consequences © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Peter Cowie, Timothy Spall, Heidi Levitt, Florian Weghorn © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Peter Cowie, Timothy Spall, Heidi Levitt, Florian Weghorn © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Timothy Spall © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Timothy Spall © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Naked Cinema: A Film Set Is a Safe Haven © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Naked Cinema: A Film Set Is a Safe Haven © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Ana Lily Amirpour at her session Walking Home Ideas: Inspirational Flows

Ana Lily Amirpour at her session Walking Home Ideas: Inspirational Flows | download

Raoul Peck © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Raoul Peck © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Raoul Peck and Ben Gibson, Shock of the Real: History as Provocation © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Raoul Peck and Ben Gibson, Shock of the Real: History as Provocation © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

In Another World: You Can Be Everything © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

In Another World: You Can Be Everything © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

In Another World: You Can Be Everything © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

In Another World: You Can Be Everything © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

David OReilly © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

David OReilly © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Doc Different: Co-Producing Culture © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Doc Different: Co-Producing Culture © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Doc Different: Co-Producing Culture © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Doc Different: Co-Producing Culture © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Production Design Studio: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle I © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Production Design Studio: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle I © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Production Design Studio: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle I © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Production Design Studio: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle I © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Doc Station: Three Rounds of Practical Doc Questions © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Doc Station: Three Rounds of Practical Doc Questions © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Doc Station: Three Rounds of Practical Doc Questions © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Doc Station: Three Rounds of Practical Doc Questions © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Script Station: One on One Sessions © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Script Station: One on One Sessions © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Meet the Expert: Laura Poitras © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Meet the Expert: Laura Poitras © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

© David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

© David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Editing Studio: Susan Korda © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Editing Studio: Susan Korda © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Talents Pool 1 © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Talents Pool 1 © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Body Experience: Sounds From Inside © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Body Experience: Sounds From Inside © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

World Building Live: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

World Building Live: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

World Building Live: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

World Building Live: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

World Building Live: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

World Building Live: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

World Building Live: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

World Building Live: Future Cities, Surveillance and Spectacle © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Alumni Screening: Rifle © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Alumni Screening: Rifle © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

On Location: Berlin Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

On Location: Berlin Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

On Location: Berlin Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

On Location: Berlin Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Meet the Expert: Timo Salminen © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Early Bird Breakfast hosted by Federal Foreign Office © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Early Bird Breakfast hosted by Federal Foreign Office © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Early Bird Breakfast hosted by Federal Foreign Office © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Early Bird Breakfast hosted by Federal Foreign Office © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Africa: The Courageous Continent © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Africa: The Courageous Continent © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Africa: The Courageous Continent © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Africa: The Courageous Continent © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Fifty-Fifty: Producing Gender Equality © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Fifty-Fifty: Producing Gender Equality © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Fifty-Fifty: Producing Gender Equality © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Fifty-Fifty: Producing Gender Equality © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Script Station © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Script Station © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Script Station © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Script Station © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Happily Ever After: How to Survive a Co-Production followed by Producers Breakout © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Happily Ever After: How to Survive a Co-Production followed by Producers Breakout © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Happily Ever After: How to Survive a Co-Production followed by Producers Breakout © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Happily Ever After: How to Survive a Co-Production followed by Producers Breakout © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Project Labs Presentation: Doc Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Project Labs Presentation: Doc Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Project Labs Presentation: Doc Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Project Labs Presentation: Doc Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Project Labs Presentation: Doc Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Project Labs Presentation: Doc Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Project Labs Presentation: Script Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Project Labs Presentation: Script Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Project Labs Presentation: Script Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Project Labs Presentation: Script Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Project Labs Presentation: Script Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Project Labs Presentation: Script Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Project Labs Presentation: Short Film Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Project Labs Presentation: Short Film Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Project Labs Presentation: Short Film Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Project Labs Presentation: Short Film Station © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Between the Lines: Film, Critique © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Between the Lines: Film, Critique © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Camera Studio: Enlightening Work © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Camera Studio: Enlightening Work © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Camera Studio: Enlightening Work © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Camera Studio: Enlightening Work © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Camera Studio: Enlightening Work © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Camera Studio: Enlightening Work © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Talent Press workshop © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Talent Press workshop © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Talent Press workshop © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Talent Press workshop © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Alumni Screening: Estiu 1993 / Summer 1993 © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Alumni Screening: Estiu 1993 / Summer 1993 © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Happy Hour hosted by Sources 2 © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Happy Hour hosted by Sources 2 © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Happy Hour hosted by Sources 2 © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Happy Hour hosted by Sources 2 © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Past Progressive: Living Archives of Revolution © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Past Progressive: Living Archives of Revolution © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

João Moreiera Salles © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

João Moreiera Salles © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

More Than Words: Subtitling and Live Voice-Over © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

More Than Words: Subtitling and Live Voice-Over © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

More Than Words: Subtitling and Live Voice-Over © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

More Than Words: Subtitling and Live Voice-Over © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Screening Shorts: It's All About Transformation © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Screening Shorts: It's All About Transformation © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Studio Tables © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Studio Tables © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Early Bird Breakfast hosted by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Early Bird Breakfast hosted by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Talent Project Market  © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Talent Project Market © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

VFF Talent Highlight Award © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

VFF Talent Highlight Award © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Florian Weghorn, Christine Tröstrum, Dieter Kosslick and Andreas Korn at the Dine & Shine dinner © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Florian Weghorn, Christine Tröstrum, Dieter Kosslick and Andreas Korn at the Dine & Shine dinner © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Dine & Shine dinner © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017

Dine & Shine dinner © Chiara Ferrau, Berlinale 2017 | download

Ana Lily Amirpour, Florian Weghorn and Lidia Shinin at the Dine & Shine dinner © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Ana Lily Amirpour, Florian Weghorn and Lidia Shinin at the Dine & Shine dinner © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Dieter Kosslick at the Dine & Shine dinner © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Dieter Kosslick at the Dine & Shine dinner © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Film Prize of the Robert Bosch Stiftung © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Film Prize of the Robert Bosch Stiftung © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Alumni Film Screening: The Wound © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Alumni Film Screening: The Wound © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Opening Ceremony © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Opening Ceremony © Bettina Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Acting Studio: Embodying the Character © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Acting Studio: Embodying the Character © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

Global Speed Matching © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Global Speed Matching © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Talents Circles © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Talents Circles © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Early Bird Breakfast participants © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017

Early Bird Breakfast participants © David Ausserhofer, Berlinale 2017 | download

Short Film Station participants © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017

Short Film Station participants © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2017 | download

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Press videos

Berlinale Talents Trailer 2017

Berlinale Talents 2016 - Best Of

Berlinale Talents Trailer 2016

Berlinale Talents 2015 - Best Of

Berlinale Talents Trailer 2015

Berlinale Talents 2014 - Best Of

Dieter Kosslick talks to the participants of Berlinale Talents 2014

Kenyan Talent Ng'endo Mukii tells us about her work as documentary animator in Nairobi.

Berlinale Talents 2014 - participants state what they take home from the event.

The theme of Berlinale Talents 2014 was "Ready to Play? Breaking the Rules." In this short video participants point out what this motto means to them professionally.

Pakistani cinematographer Sharukh Shah talks about his fascination with cinema.

Egyptian director and screenwriter Karim El-Shenawy evokes the sexiness of silence on set.

German cinematographer Paul Pieck talks about his first magic moment in filmmaking.

Israelian director and screenwriter Guilhad Emilio Schenker tells us about legitimate dictatorship on set and other joys of filmmaking.

Leon Cheo, director and producer from Singapore, gives us a hint how creating magical moments and being a "bad cop" can be related.

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