Berlinale Talents

13 – 18 Feb 2021

We are currently working hard to ensure Berlinale Talents 2021 is a safe edition for everyone and will strive to keep you up to date on our plans. In the meantime, stay curious, stay creative and watch our talks.

Talents Footprints: Fellowships and Residencies

Learn more about our year-round activities to nurture your filmmaking talent with mentorship and support.

Berlinale Talents 2020 Highlights

From queer film collectives to Oscar-winning composers, Berlinale Talents 2020 included a huge breadth of names, ideas and discussions. Check out our full-length recordings of the talks here.

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“My cultural background has been my work so far, at least as a documentary director. It has been the inspiration, the core and the reason for both film projects.”
The Danish-Nigerian filmmaker on family secrets and how the Kompagnon Fellowship helped him develop his upcoming documentary.
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Behind the Scenes with our Talents
The video portraits by Deutsche Welle offer a fascinating insight into the kaleidoscope of creative approaches represented at Berlinale Talents.