5 lectures about: feminism
Want to sound like a millennial? Authenticity can be tricky when it comes to youth series. Creators from Germany (Druck) and Finland (Karma) talk about writing short form content that grabs the attention and sustains the trust of young audiences.
For sex-positive director Erika Lust, the production process is key to changing the androcentric space of porn and mass media. Yet Erika’s ethics are by no means restricted to pornography and break new ground when it comes to the place of social responsibility in filmmaking.
Prominent advocates for gender equality in the film industry examine the current state of affairs and show how initiatives, mentoring programmes and, in particular, everyone involved in production, can actively foster equal opportunity on grassroots levels.
Since its inauguration in 1987, the Teddy Award has made the Berlinale a home for queer cinema. It stands for the recognition of the many facets of a cinema that resists sexual stereotypes and any kind of heteronormativity. To celebrate the Teddy’s…
The current changes that the Arab world is undergoing are immense and unpredictable, bringing up many quintessential questions about the fundamentals of societies in the Middle East and Northern Africa. This panel will grapple with how some of these …