Latest Updates

Hrithik Roshan dons the role of kabaddi player
Remo to act in Rajesh Bachchani’s next
Rao vs Rao in Bareilly Ki Barfi,Newton
Kangana, Tiger Shroff face off on silver screen

Berlinale Film Festival

February 9-19, 2017

Berlin, Germany

What’s It All About?

The Berlin International Film Festival, also known as the Berlinale, is one of the biggest film festivals in the world. More than 335,000 tickets are sold with 20,000 professional visitors from 122 countries, including more than 3,800 journalists. Art, glamour, parties and business are all inseparably linked at the Berlinale. Every year, the festival screens almost 400 films, mainly international or European premieres.

Films of every genre, length and format find their place in the various sections as follows:

Competition

Panorama

Generation

Perspektive Deutsches Kino

Berlinale Gala

Berlinale Special Series

Berlinale Classics

Moreover, special presentations are organised every year by the Berlinale that open up new perspectives, provide insights into key themes, make new connections and explore realms where film intersects with other creative disciplines.

The Awards

The awards are presented by the International Jury to films in the Competition section and belong to the most renowned awards in the international film industry. The most important awards at this festival are the Golden Bear and the Silver Bear.

The International Jury is selected every year by the Festival Director and presents the following awards:

Golden Bear for Best Film (awarded to

the film’s producer)

Silver Bear Grand Jury Prize

Silver Bear Alfred Bauer Prize for

a feature film that opens new

perspectives

Silver Bear for Best Director

Silver Bear for Best Actress

Silver Bear for Best Actor

Silver Bear for Best Screenplay

Silver Bear for Outstanding Artistic

Contribution in the categories camera, editing, music score, costume or set design

Previous Indian Films at Berlinale Film Festival

Indian film Sairat by Nagraj Manjule was selected last year (2016) in the Generation 14Plus section of the festival. Director Nagesh Kukunoor’s Dhanak (Rainbow), co-produced by Manish Mundra, Nagesh Kukunoor and Elahe Hiptoola, had its world premiere in 2015. Dhanak had won the Grand Prix for Best Feature, given by the International Jury in the Generation KPlus section for children. In 2013, director Abhishek Kapoor’s Kai Po Che!, based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel, The 3 Mistakes Of My Life, was screened at the festival.

Watch Out For!

Opening Film

Django

The 67th Berlin International Film Festival will open with the world premiere of Etienne Comar’s directorial debut, Django. The French film revolves around Django Reinhardt, the famous guitarist and composer, and his flight from German-occupied Paris in 1943. Within moments, this superb guitarist was able to reach people’s hearts with his instrument. Yet his family was harassed and hounded by the Nazis.

Indian Connect

Aaba

The story revolves around an orphan girl whose grandfather is in the terminal stages of lung cancer. As the grandfather (Aaba) starts counting his days, the family faces unexpected turns. The film is directed by Amar Kaushik. Aaba will be premiered in the Generation KPlus competition section.

Newton

Filmmaker Amit Masurkar’s Newton, featuring Rajkummar Rao and Anjali Patil, is a dark comedy. The film is based on a clerk who is on election duty, in a conflict ridden area of Chhattisgarh.

Panorama

Vazante

I Am Not Your Negro

The Wound

Politics, Instructions Manual

Fighting Through the Night

Casting JonBenet

Honeygiver Among the Dogs

Centaur

Pendular

Small Talk

Berlinale Shorts

Altas Cidades de Ossadas

Avant l’envol

The Boy from H2

Call of Cuteness

Centauro

Estás vendo coisas

Everything

Le film de l’été

Fishing Is Not Done On Tuesdays

Os Humores Artificiais

The Rabbit Hunt

Street of Death

Oh Brother Octopus

 

rjhfgkkskjg

Sayali Parab
Collection Chart
As on June 24th, 2017
FilmsWeekWeeklyTotal
Bank Chor1
5.85Cr
22.59Cr
Phullu
1
2.67L
2.67L
G Kutta Se1
2.11L
2.11L
Ramad
1
1.58L
1.58L
A Mystery Story120K20K
 Apmanit110K10K
More

Featured Video

Most Viewed Articles

Today

Last 7 Days

Last 30 Days

Twitter

Box Office India's Twitter avatar
Box Office India
@boxofficeindia

Check out the First Day All India NBOC of #Tubelight t.co/S3TmpXjnhp

Box Office India's Twitter avatar
Box Office India
@boxofficeindia

Here's #Sridevi starrer #Mom's new song #KookeKawn. Music by #ARRahman t.co/XcAve90eqa

Facebook

Instagram

This Week’s Issue

TRADE GUP

  • Shaad Ali to direct Dosanjh in Sony’s maiden venture
  • Wizcraft to pull off coup atIIFA event
  • Diljit Dosanjh is definitely on a roll
  • KriArj goes it alone for Kedarnath as Ekta exits
  • Prabhudhevato direct Salman Khan in Dabangg 3
  • Nawazuddin’sBBhits the right notes

IN CONVERSATION

  • Kanika Kapoor is excited about Mixtape web series
  • Vikram Phadnis makes directorial debut with Hrudayantra
  • Three cheers for Team MOM – Sridevi, Akshaye Khanna, Nawazuddin
  • Star-struck Javed Ali on crooning Kuch nahiin Tubelight

STRAIGHT NEWS

  • Ashutosh Gowariker delivers Masterclass at BFI
  • Venice Film Festival: Call for entries
  • Eros partners with Turkish bannerPana Film