Berlin Film Festival

  • Chinese film wins Best Picture at Berlin film festival February 17, 2014

    Berlin: The Chinese film 'Bai Ri Yan Huo' (Black Coal, Thin Ice) has won the Golden Bear for best picture at the 64th Berlin international film festival. Liao Fan won the prize last night for best actor in the same film, while Haru Kuroki won best actress for her role...
  • Marathi film 'Killa' wins Crystal Bear at Berlin Film Festival February 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Marathi film 'Killa', directed by Avinash Arun, has bagged the Crystal Bear for the Best Film awarded by the Children's Jury in Generation Kplus section at the 64th Berlin International Film Festival. Helmed by debutante director Avinash Arun, 'Killa' deals with the universal conflict of migration and...
  • 'Highway' premiere at 64th Berlinale overwhelms Imtiaz February 14, 2014

    Berlin: Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali says says it was "overwhelming" to announce the first show of his movie at the 64th Berlin International Film Festival, where it had its world premiere. The Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda-starrer 'Highway' premiered in the panorama section of the film festival Thursday. "This is the first time...
  • What made George Clooney whistle at Berlin Film Festival February 9, 2014

    Berlin: George Clooney whistled a tune and sang the praises of Belgian beer at the Berlin film festival for the international premiere on Saturday of his World War Two art caper 'The Monuments Men', but reality had already given him publicity money can't buy. The premiere of the film which has...
  • Surprised by selection of 'Highway' at Berlin film fest: Imtiaz Ali January 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Director Imtiaz Ali is utterly surprised by the selection of his upcoming road movie 'Highway' at the prestigious Berlin International Film Festival as he feels such platforms are reserved for filmmakers like Anurag Kashyap. 'Highway', starring Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda, will have its world premiere in the festival's...
  • Romanian film Child's Pose wins Berlin Golden Bear February 18, 2013

    Berlin: 'Child's Pose', a Romanian drama about a domineering mother using her social position to try to save her son from jail, won the Golden Bear for best picture at the Berlin film festival on Saturday. The movie, directed by Calin Peter Netzer and starring Luminita Gheorghiu in the central role,...
  • Emraan Hashmi attends the 63rd Berlinale February 15, 2013

    Emraan Hashmi turned up on the red carpet for the premiere of Oscar-winning Bosnian filmmaker Danis Tanovic's new film 'An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker'. ...
  • 'Before Midnight' premiered at Berlinale; Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy reunite February 14, 2013

    'Before Midnight', the much awaited sequel of 'Before Sunrise' and 'Before Sunset', was screened at the Berlin Film Festival earlier this week. ...
  • Berlin Film Festival: In conversation with Gauri Shinde February 13, 2013

    Gauri Shinde's 'English-Vinglish' was screened at the 63rd Berlin Film Festival. ...
  • 'Promise Land' premiered at the Berlinale, gets huge response February 13, 2013

    Despite not so good reviews and disappointment at Box Office during its release in the US in January, Gus Van Sant 'Promise Land' was screened at the Berlin Film Festival. ...
  • 'Les Miserables' premiered at the Berlin Film Festival February 13, 2013

    'Les Miserables' has already picked up a Golden Globe Awards for best movie musical, and is nominated for a best picture in Oscar. ...
  • 63rd Berlinale opens, five Indian films to be screened at the festival February 8, 2013

    The Berlin film festival kick started this Thursday. ...
  • 'Kai Po Che!' to be premiered at Berlin film fest January 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Abhishek Kapoor's upcoming film 'Kai Po Che!' will be premiered at the 63rd Berlin International Film Festival starting Feb 7. The film, based on Chetan Bhagat's bestselling novel 'The 3 Mistakes Of My Life', features Sushant Singh Rajput, Amit Sadh and Raj kumar Yadav in prominent roles. "'Kai Po Che!' selected...
  • Prasad: Arjun Sarja returns to Kannada films March 27, 2012

    New Delhi: Arjun Sarja is all set to make his comeback in the Kannada film industry with his upcoming flick 'Prasad' which has been widely appreciated at the Berlin Film Festival recently. Although, not fully a commercial venture, the film has now roused curiosity among viewers. Film lovers will be...
  • 'Gattu' earns praises at Berlin Film Festival February 20, 2012

    Berlin: An Indian film 'Gattu' directed by Rajan Khosa has been honoured with a special mention at the prestigious film festival 62nd Berlin film festival. The film won the award in the Generation KPlus category in which films meant for children are screened. "I'm very thrilled," says Rajan Khosa, whose film...
  • 'Ceaser Must Die' wins best film in Berlin February 19, 2012

    Berlin: 'Caesar Must Die', a docu-drama in which murderers and mafiosi act out a Shakespearean tragedy in a high-security Italian jail, won the Golden Bear award for best picture at the Berlin film festival on Saturday. The black-and-white movie, called 'Cesare deve morire' in Italian and directed by veteran brothers Paolo...
  • Shah Rukh Khan enthrals fans in Berlin February 13, 2012

    Berlin: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan electrified his fans at the 62nd Berlin International Film Festival last night by attending the international premiere of his last release 'Don - The King is Back', the first Bollywood production filmed to a large extent here. Braving freezing temperatures, hundreds of his fans waited...
  • SRK turns up late for Berlin premiere of 'Don 2' February 12, 2012

    'Don 2' will release in Germany on as many as 40 screens starting from the February 16. ...
  • Berlin Film Festival kicks off; cold keeps stars away February 11, 2012

    The Berlin Film Festival saw a lot of stars skipping the do because of the weather including Shah Rukh Khan. ...
  • Star-studded Berlin Film Festival kicks off February 10, 2012

    The Berlin Film Festival is the place for the next nine days to be to catch a glimpse of the best movies from across the globe. ...
  • 61st Berlinale: Aamir Khan on the red carpet February 19, 2011

    Catch Aamir Khan walk the red carpet at 61st edition of the Berlin Film Festival. ...
  • Now Showing: Film reviews and action from Berlinale February 19, 2011

    Rajeev Masand brings to you the latest movie reviews and action from the Berlin film festival. ...
  • Filmmakers present movies in 3D at Berlinale February 16, 2011

    Two European filmmakers Wim Wenders and Werner Herzog presented their latest films in 3D at Berlin film festival. ...
  • Berlinale honours jailed Iranian filmmaker February 15, 2011

    Jafar Panahi was sentenced to six years imprisonment and banned from film making for 20 years in December 2010. ...
  • Why Aamir loves to be at Berlin Film Festival February 13, 2011

    Aamir Khan has been selected as a jury member for the prestigious Berlin Film Festival. ...
  • '7 Khoon Maaf' to be screened at Berlin film fest February 11, 2011

    With Aamir Khan on the jury and '7 Khoon Maaf' to be screened, the 61st Berlin film festival is important for India. ...
  • I have no formal education in filmmaking: Aamir February 10, 2011

    Berlin: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan says freedom of expression is a continuous struggle for artistes around the world and he also wonders why the Berlinale chose him as the jury member for the prestigious film festival. "American artistes fought McCarthyism in the 1950s. India artistes braved the emergency imposed by the...
  • Aamir's hands are full February 3, 2011

    Aamir Khan is excited to play villain in Dhoom 3. The superstar Wednesday said Dhoom was a great franchise to work in even though he initially didn't think he would fit in. "I have recently signed Dhoom 3. I liked the script very much. When I had watched Dhoom, I liked...
  • Online tickets for MNIK sold in '5 seconds' in Berlin February 12, 2010

    Berlin: Shah Rukh Khan starrer My Name is Khan, which is being targeted in Mumbai by the right-wing Shiv Sena, were sold out in five seconds at the Berlin International Film Festival. Fans had not slept all night to keep their places in the queue despite the sub-zero temperature...
  • Peruvian film The Milk of Sorrow wins in Berlin February 15, 2009

    Berlin: Mournful Peruvian entry The Milk of Sorrow (La Teta Asustada) won the coveted Golden Bear award for best picture at the Berlin film festival on Saturday. The first Peruvian film in competition at the annual cinema showcase, the story revolves around Fausta, the product of a rape inflicted on...