Production of the Berlinale Bear at the Hermann Noack Foundry, © Pablo Ocqueteau / Berlinale 2019

14th Academy Discussion What are Film Festivals for?

Academy Discussions

Too big, too small, too political, too superficial ... The opinions on current film festivals are manifold and controversial. On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Berlinale, Akademie president and filmmaker Jeanine Meerapfel discusses new ideas and future developments with the artistic directors of important international film festivals. Her guests are Carlo Chatrian (Berlin), Karel Och (Karlovy Vary) and Eva Sangiorgi (Wien). Moderation: Andreas Kilb.

Wednesday, 12 Feb

8 pm

Pariser Platz

Plenary Hall

With Jeanine Meerapfel, Carlo Chatrian, Karel Och and Eva Sangiorgi

In English

With simultaneous translation into German and French

€ 6/4