AUTUMN SHOWCASE: OCT. 15-17
Season 24 kicks-off with our fall mini-festival, including a special tribute to Andreas Dresen and a commemoration of the 30th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall.
See the lineup.
YOUTH 4 GERMAN CINEMA CONTEST Applications are now available for the Youth 4 German Cinema 2019-2020 contest, engaging young cinephiles from the US, Canada, and Central America to choose youth films and attend our 2020 festival. Apply now.
TRIBUTE TO ANDREAS DRESEN One of Germany's most renowned directors will be honored at the 2019 Autumn Showase with a Career Achievement Award and the showing of two lauded works. Read more ...
2020 FESTIVAL: FEB. 7-13
Save the dates for our main 24th Berlin & Beyond Film Festival, running February 7-13, 2020 at the Castro Theatre and beyond. More details to be unveiled at the end of the year.
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