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Achtung Berlin

Achtung Berlin

This film festival for new German cinema presents current works by Berlin and Brandenburg filmmakers for one week in several Berlin cinemas.

The Berlin Film Festival "Achtung Berlin! - New Berlin Film Award" started in 2004. Since then it has shown current feature, documentary and short films shortly before their official release in cinemas. The speciality of the week-long festival is that it only shows films that have been completely or in part been made in Berlin and Brandenburg. Directors of the films are both famous and young talents.

Achtung Berlin: Categories

The film competition is organized along several categories: "Made in Berlin-Brandenburg", the major section with the most important films, short films and documentaries of the year, "Berlin Highlights" and "Berlin Documents" with films by young talents exploring current subjects, "Berlin Coproductions" with international film productions with Berlin-Brandenburg involvement, and a retrospective.

At a Glance

Film Festival
Achtung Berlin 2025
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Kino International (festival opening), Babylon, Filmtheater Friedrichshain, Neue Kammerspiele, Deplhi Lux and others

Source: BerlinOnline/visitberlin

Last edited: 6 May 2024