Isle Of Dogs will open the festival Isle Of Dogs will open the festival

The 68th Berlinale will run from Febrary 15 to 25. The festival will open with Wes Anderson's animation Isle Of Dogs and feature a career homage to actor Willem Dafoe, who will receive a lifetime achievement honorary Golden Bear. Czech director Jiri Menzel will also receive a Golden Bear in recognition of his career.

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The Interpreter
The Interpreter
An 80-year-old translator, Ali Ungár, comes across a book written by a former SS officer recounting his war experiences in Slovakia and realises that one of the chapters may well describe his own parents’ execution.
Unsane
Unsane
A young woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution where she is confronted by her greatest fear - but is it real or is it a product of her delusion?
Eldorado
Eldorado
The economic vicious circle that traps refugees.
Pig
Pig
Hasan, a blacklisted filmmaker, starts to sulk when he isn't bumped off by a serial killer.
Isle Of Dogs
Isle Of Dogs
In a future world where dogs have been exiled to the giant rubbish dumps of Trash Island, a Japanese boy sets out alone in search of his beloved pet.
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far On Foot
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far On Foot
Portrait of cartoonist John Callahan and his battle with alcoholism.
The Happy Prince
The Happy Prince
The last days of Oscar Wilde.
Soufra
Soufra
The story of a woman launching a catering company in a refugee camp.
Pasolini
Pasolini
A look at the final day of Italian filmmaker Pier Paolo Pasolini.
The Hunter
The Hunter
A biotech company hires a hunter to track down the last Tasmanian tiger.
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Berlin International Film Festival Features

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Star talks 7 Days In Entebbe, My Zoe, and The Wanderers: The Quest Of The Demon Hunter
In fashion with Pasolini
Abel Ferrara and Willem Dafoe on clothes, movies and murder.
The coming of the Antichrist
Cinematographer Anthony Dod Mantle talks about working on Lars von Trier's controversial feature.

Berlin International Film Festival News

Touch Me Not wins Golden Bear
Wes Anderson takes Silver Bear for Isle Of Dogs
Berlin completes competition line-up
Full Berlinale Special programme also announced
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