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Berlinale Blogger

Screenland flocks to Berlin: The 68th Berlinale takes place between the 15th and 25th of February. Ten bloggers and film journalists from all over the world cover the international film festival as Berlinale Bloggers for the Goethe-Institut. Blogging for Australia for the second time is Brisbane-based film critic Sarah Ward.

In 2018 the Berlinale Bloggers are from Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom.

Berlinale Blogger 2018Grafik: Lea Delazer © Goethe-Institut

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    Our 2018 Berlinale bloggers

    Grace Barber-PlentieFoto: © Privat

    Great Britain
    Grace Barber-Plentie

    is a London-based freelance film journalist.

    Gerasimos BekasFoto: Vangelis Patsialos

    Gerasimos Bekas

    is an author and playwright in Germany and Greece.

    Jutta BrendemühlPhoto: Goethe-Institut

    Jutta Brendemühl

    is programme curator of the Goethe-Institut Toronto and blogger at GermanFilm@Canada.

    Philipp BühlerPhoto: © Private

    Philipp Bühler

    has been reporting on the Berlinale as a freelance film critic since 2000.

    Yun-hua ChenPhoto: © Private

    Yun-hua Chen

    is a film scholar, critic, author and co-host of the film podcast "Reel Chats".

    Andrea D'AddioPhoto: © Private

    Andrea D’Addio

    covers international film festivals for Italian and German media.

    Camila GonzattoPhoto: © Private

    Camila Gonzatto

    is a screenwriter and director for film and television.

    Ahmed ShawkyPhoto: © Private

    Ahmed Shawky

    writes as an independent critic at international and Arab film festivals.

    Hikaru SuzukiFoto privata

    Hikaru Suzuki

    is a Japanese filmmaker who has been living in Berlin since 2012.

    Sarah WardPhoto: © Darren Ward

    Sarah Ward

    is a freelance film critic for Screen International, ArtsHub and others.