Berlin & Beyond

2020 FESTIVAL: FEB. 7-13
The festival is coming! Our 24th Berlin & Beyond Film Festival runs February 7-13, 2020 at the Castro Theatre and beyond. See what's playing and get tickets.

© Mathias Bothor SPECIAL GUESTS 2020
We are honored to welcome to San Francisco a delegation of cultural and film talents and industry professionals, including German actress Christiane Paul.
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RBB Kultur – Jan. 15: Largest German US film festival celebrates Christiane Paul.
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The colorful and expressive 2020 festival poster and key visual were created by Singaporean independent graphic design studio, MAKE Design. Read more.

YOUTH 4 GERMAN CINEMA 2020 WINNERS Announcing our 2019-2020 international youth jury and the winning films: Sarah Winkenstette's cross-cultural friendship film, "Too Far Away," and Caroline Link's adaptation of Hape Kerkeling's growing-up autobiography, "All About Me."
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© Barak ShramaBECOME A MEMBER Your generous support has made it possible for us to bring our festival to the Bay Area since 1996. Enhance your experience and enjoy benefits to selected events around the year.
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