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Berlinale Talents

Berlinale Talents is te Berlin International Film Festival’s talent development programme for 250 emerging filmmakers and drama series creators from all over the world. 

The application deadline and dates for 2021 will be published here shortly after they become available.
Berlinale Talents is an initiative of the Berlin International Film Festival, a business division of the Kulturveranstaltungen des Bundes in Berlin GmbH, funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media, in cooperation with Creative Europe MEDIA programme of the European Union, the Robert Bosch Stiftung and Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg. It was initiated in 2003.

In addition to the extensive summit programme of master classes and panel discussions with top-notch experts, Berlinale Talents offers a range of Project Labs in which participants can further develop and present their own project. Berlinale Talents also provides Studio programmes and workshops for specific groups of film professionals. As an initiative of the Berlin International Film Festival, the entire event is closely linked with the programmes of the festival sections and the European Film Market.

Photo: © Peter Himsel, Berlinale 2019

Target groupProducers, Post-production professionals, Scriptwriters, Directors, Cinematographers, Distributors & sales agents, Commissioning editors
Project-based, Without project
Included (partial reimbursement for those not residing in Germany)
Last updated on : 11.10.19