Berlin Independent Film Festival
February 15-21, 2024
The Berlin Independent Film Festival champions low-budget filmmaking in Europe by giving new directors the opportunity to screen their work and swap ideas.
As a growing forum for low-budget independent film in Europe, the Berlin Independent Film Festival (BIFF) offers plenty of screening and business opportunities for up-and-coming filmmakers. The exciting programme of films, workshops and networking events combines the commitment to indie filmmaking ideals with a solid understanding of their potential in the marketplace.
Genres at the Berlin Independent Film Festival
The competition of the Berlin Independent Film Festival includes several categories, among them feature, documentary, sci-fi/horror, LGBT film, short film, animated short, and music video. All films are screened at the Babylon cinema in Berlin-Mitte and are in English or with English subtitles. The Berlin Independent Film Festival and the Berlinale run at the same time but are not connected.
At a Glance
- Film Festival
- Berlin Independent Film Festival 2024
- Kino Babylon
- 15 February 2024
- 21 February 2024
From the internationally renowned Berlinale to smaller festivals revolving around a particular genre or country, Berlin's film festivals offer many highlights for cineastes and movie lovers.
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Last edited: 23 March 2023