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The 63rd Berlin International Film Festival has an exciting line-up of films and events including new work from across the globe. Opening with Wong Kar Wai's acclaimed martial arts drama The Grandmaster, it also includes the latest work from banned Iranian director Jafar Panahi.
View Films by Strand:
- Berlinale Goes Kiez
- Culinary Cinema
- Perspektive Deutsches Kino
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BIFF Latest Reviews
A Boy and his brother find their fantasy version of their dad is somewhat different to the real deal.
A former mercenary confesses to the brutal acts for which he is responsible.
A writer and his dog retreat to a coastal villa only to have their peace disturbed by two siblings fleeing the police.
The story of a woman shut away by her family for 25 years, who became a published poet, politician and activist.
An intimate look at a family preparing to eat dinner togather in a Berlin apartment.
A frustrated woman secretly becomes a lesbian escort.
Desperate not to disappoint his mother, an introverted boy gets into increasingly difficult situations.
Life becomes desperate for a scrap merchant when his pregnant wife needs medical help they can't afford.
A couple, one of whom is just out of prison, hide away in a house in the woods until the past comes calling for them.
An attempt to recreate 40 minutes of gay bdsm-focused footage cut from William Friedkin's 1980 crime thriller Cruising.
Berlin International Film Festival Features
Berlin International Film Festival News
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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