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Europe's premiere winter film festival
Runs alongside the European Film Market in Berlin
Rich Cline was on the Fipresci jury at Berlinale 2009

Berlinale site 66th Berlin International
Film Festival

11-21 FEBRUARY 2016
in Berlin, Germany


2 0 1 6   A W A R D S
Golden Bear: FIRE AT SEA
Silver Bear: DEATH IN SARAJEVO
Director: Mia Hansen-Love (THINGS TO COME)
Actress: Trine Dyrholm (THE COMMUNE)
Actor: Majd Mastoura (HEDI)
Script: Tomasz Wasilewski
(UNITED STATES OF LOVE)
First Feature: Mohamed Ben Attia (HEDI)
Bauer Prize: A LULLABY TO THE SORROWFUL MYSTERY
Artistic Contribution: Mark Lee Ping-Bing (CROSSCURRENT)
Teddy Bear: TOMCAT
Teddy - doc: KIKI
Audience Award - Panorama: JUNCTION 48
Audience Award - Doc: WHO'S GONNA LOVE ME NOW?
Honorary Golden Bear: Michael Ballhaus
Berlinale Camera: Ben Barenholtz, Tim Robbins
and Marlies Kirchner
Crystal Bear - Kplus: THE TRAP
Crystal Bear - 14plus: MELLOW MUD
Grand Prix - Kplus: RARA
Grand Prix - 14plus: PLANTS
Fipresci - Competition: DEATH IN SARAJEVO
Fipresci - Panorama: ALOYS
Fipresci - Forum: THE REVOLUTION WON'T BE TELEVISED
Ecumenical - Competition: FIRE AT SEA
Ecumenical - Panorama: THE FIRST, THE LAST
Ecumenical - Forum: BARAKAH MEETS BARAKAH and THOSE WHO JUMP
Cicae - Panorama: FUKUSHIMA, MON AMOUR
Cicae - Forum: ILLEGITIMATE
German Art House Cinemas: 24 WEEKS
Label Europa: THE FIRST, THE LAST
Perspektive: Janna Ji Wonders (WALCHENSEE FOREVER)
Caligari: IN THE LAST DAYS OF THE CITY
Peace Film: A MAID FOR EACH
Amnesty: FIRE AT SEA and ROYAHAYE DAME SOBH
Arte International: Alvaro Brechner
(MEMORIES FROM THE CELL)
Heiner Carow: FUKUSHIMA, MON AMOUR
Berliner Morganpost Readers: FIRE AT SEA
Tagesspiefel Readers: WE ARE NEVER ALONE
S E L E C T   2 0 1 6   F I L M S
BEING 17 (Techine, Fr)
CHI-RAQ (Lee, US)
COLONIA (Gallenberger, Ger)
THE COMMUNE (Vinterberg, Den)
DEATH IN SARAJEVO (Tanovic, Bos)
FIRE AT SEA (Rosi, It)
FUKUSHIMA, MON AMOUR (Dorrie, Ger)
GENIUS (Grandage, UK)
GOAT (Neel, US)
HAIL, CAESAR! (Coen/Coen, US)
HEDI (Attia, Tun)
INDIGNATION (Schamus, US)
* INSIDE THE CHINESE CLOSET (Luvara, Ned)
KIKI (Jordeno, Swe)
LITTLE MEN (Sachs, US)
* MAGGIE'S PLAN (Miller, US)
MAPPLETHORPE: LOOK AT THE PICTURES (Bailey/Barbato, US)
MILES AHEAD (Cheadle, US)
MIDNIGHT SPECIAL (Nichols, US)
THE MUSIC OF STRANGERS (Neville, US)
NEWS FROM PLANET MARS (Moll, Fr)
THE ONES BELOW (Farr, UK)
THE PATRIARCH (Tamahori, NZ)
A QUIET PASSION (Davies, UK)
* REMAINDER (Fast, UK)
SAND STORM (Zexer, Isr)
A SERIOUS GAME (August, Swe)
* THEO AND HUGO (Martineau/Ducastel)
THINGS TO COME (Hansen-Love, Fr)
TOMCAT (Klaus, Aut)
UNCLE HOWARD (Brookner, UK)
WAR ON EVERYONE (McDonagh, UK)
ZERO DAYS (Gibney, US)
Berlinale site 65th Berlin International
Film Festival

5-15 FEBRUARY 2015
in Berlin, Germany


2 0 1 5   A W A R D S
Golden Bear: TAXI TEHRAN
Silver Bear: THE CLUB
Director: Radu Jude (AFERIM) and
Malgorzata Szumowska (BODY)
Actress: Charlotte Rampling (45 YEARS)
Actor: Tom Courtenay (45 YEARS)
Script: Patricio Guzman (EL BOTON DE NACAR)
Bauer Prize: IXCANUL
Cinematography: Sturia Brandth Grovien (VICTORIA) and Privin/Mikhaichuk (POD ELECTRICHESKIMI OBLAKAMI)
First Feature: Gabriel Ripstein (600 MILES)
Teddy Bear: NASTY BABY
Teddy - doc: THE NEW MAN
Teddy Jury Award: STORIES OF OUR LIVES
Special Teddy Award: Udo Kier
Audience Award - Panorama: THE SECOND MOTHER
Audience Award - Doc: TELL SPRING NOT TO COME THIS YEAR
Crystal Bear - Kplus: MY SKINNY SISTER
Crystal Bear - 14plus: FLOCKEN
Grand Prix - Kplus: RAINBOW
Grand Prix - 14plus: THE DIARY OF A TEENAGE GIRL
Fipresci - Competition: TAXI TEHRAN
Fipresci - Panorama: A MINOR LEAP DOWN
Fipresci - Forum: HAND GESTURES
Ecumenical - Competition: EL BOTON DE NACAR
Ecumenical - Panorama: NED RIFLE
Ecumenical - Forum: HISTOIRE DE JUDAS
Cicae - Panorama: THE SECOND MOTHER
Cicae - Forum: ZURICH
German Art House Cinemas: VICTORIA
Label Europa: MOT NATUREN
Perspektive: Oskar Sulowski (ROSEBUDS)
Dialogue in Perspective: A PERFECT PLACE
Caligari: BALIKBAYAN #1
Peace Film: THE LOOK OF SILENCE
Amnesty: TELL SPRING NOT TO COME THIS YEAR
Heiner Carow: B-MOVIE
Think:Film: OSKAR DAWICKI IN THE PERFORMER and UNTITLED (HUMAN MASK)
Berliner Morganpost Readers: VICTORIA
Tagesspiefel Readers: FLOTEL EUROPA
Siegessaule Readers: ZUI SHENG WENG SI
R E V I E W E D   2 0 1 5   F I L M S
13 MINUTES (Hirshbiegel, Ger)
45 YEARS (Haigh, UK)
54: THE DIRECTOR'S CUT (Christopher, US)
DANIEL'S WORLD (Wallner, Cz)
CINDERELLA (Branagh, UK)
CITIZENFOUR (Poitras, Ger)
THE CLUB (Larrain, Chl)
THE CUT (Akin, Ger)
FIFTY SHADES OF GREY (Taylor-Johnson, US)
THE FORBIDDEN ROOM (Maddin/Johnson, Can)
HOLIDAY (Araujo, Ec)
I AM MICHAEL (Kelly, US)
IRAQI ODYSSEY (Samir, Irq)
KNIGHT OF CUPS (Malick, US)
LIFE (Corbijn, Can)
THE LOOK OF SILENCE (Oppenheimer, Den)
LOVE & MERCY (Pohlad, US)
MR HOLMES (Condon, UK)
NASTY BABY (Silva, US)
QUEEN OF EARTH (Perry, US)
THE SECOND MOTHER (Br)
SELMA (DuVernay, US)
STORIES OF OUR LIVES (Chuchu, Ken)
TAXI TEHRAN (Panahi, Irn)
VICTORIA (Schipper, Ger)
WOMAN IN GOLD (Curtis, UK)
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