The 64th annual Berlin International Film Festival: A Synopsis

Berlinale 2014: Festival Coverage

A Potpourri of Vestiges Feature 

Berlinale 2014, 64th Berlin International Film Festival, Poster

The 64th annual Berlin International Film Festival—the first of the three most prestigious international film festivals held every year with the other two being Cannes Film Festival and Venice International Film Festival—is currently being held in Berlin, Germany from the 6th to 16th of February 2014.

The festival jury is being presided over by American film producer and screenwriter James Schamus. Wes Anderson’s film The Grand Budapest Hotel opened the festival. 

For the list of winners at Berlinale 2014, please click here
  
Festival Jury

  • James Schamus, American film producer and screenwriter (Jury president)
  • Barbara Broccoli, American film producer
  • Trine Dyrholm, Danish actress
  • Mitra Farahani, Iranian film director
  • Greta Gerwig, American actress and film director
  • Michel Gondry, French film director, screenwriter, and producer
  • Tony Leung, Chinese actor
  • Christoph Waltz, Austrian-German actor

Festival Jury (Best First Feature)

  • Nancy Buirski, American, founder of the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
  • Valeria Golino, Italian actress and director
  • Hernán Musaluppi, Argentine film producer

Films screened in competition

English title
Director(s)
Country
United Kingdom
France
Spain, Canada, France
Germany
Greece, Germany, Cyprus
United Kingdom, Germany
China
United States
Japan
Argentina, Uruguay, Germany, France
Germany
Norway
Germany
Argentina, Germany, Netherlands
France, Algeria, United States, Belgium
Austria
Brazil, Germany
China, France
China
Germany


Films screened out of competition

English title
Director(s)
Country
United States
Denmark, Germany, France
France, Germany


Films screened in the Panorama Section

English title
Director(s)
Country
France
Taiwan
Taiwan, Myanmar
Ireland, United Kingdom
Brazil
France
Marcelo Gomes, Cao Guimarães
Brazil
India, United States
Philippines
Germany
United States
United States
Germany, Turkey
United States
Robert Lepage, Pedro Pires
Canada
Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Philippines
France, Taiwan
France
Iran
Norway, Netherlands
Ethiopia
Luxembourg, Austria
Mexico
India
Japan
Italy
United States
Hong Kong, China
Greece
South Korea
Vietnam
Georgia, France
Austria
Hong Kong, China
Hungary
China


Berlinale Special Galas

English title
Director(s)
Country
United Kingdom, Germany
United States
United States
France
Sweden
Anthology with 20 different directors
Australia
Austria, Germany
France, Germany
United Kingdom, United States, France
Denmark


Berlinale Classics

English title
Director(s)
Country & Year
Japan (1960)
United Kingdom (1986)
Germany (1920)
East Germany (1980)
India (1966)
United States (1955)


List of Awards scheduled

  • Golden Bear
  • Jury Grand Prix (Silver Bear)
  • Alfred Bauer Prize (Silver Bear)
  • Silver Bear for Best Director
  • Silver Bear for Best Actress
  • Silver Bear for Best Actor
  • Silver Bear for Best Script
  • Silver Bear for Outstanding artistic contribution
  • Best First Feature Award
Readers, please feel free to share your opinion by leaving your comments. As always your feedback is highly appreciated!  



— Murtaza Ali

References


People who liked this also liked...
Share on Google Plus

0 comments:

Post a Comment

Thanks for sharing for valuable opinion. We would be delighted to have you back.