This year, UniFrance will provide services at our market stand for the following 15 sales companies who are presenting French films at the European Film Market (EFM), one of Europe's biggest and most important film markets, organized in parallel to the Berlin International Film Festival:
Alfama Films • Artedis • Coproduction Office • France tv distribution • Futurikon • jour2fête • Le Pacte • Les Films du Losange • Loco Films • MPM Premium • Other Angle Pictures • Pyramide International • SBS International • The Bureau Sales • WTFilms
Our traditional cocktail reception celebrating the opening of the film market will be held on February 8, bringing together international distributors, French sales companies and producers, and a host of movie industry professionals from around the world.
French VR Screening
On February 10 at 2 p.m. at the Berlin Marriott Hotel, UniFrance will hold a screening of VR films presented at the EFM as part of the program of the "VR Now Summit."
This year's productions are represented by Diversion cinema and Wide:
In association with Film France, the Institut Français, and the Franco-German Film Academy, UniFrance will host a "Frühstück Chic" event on Monday, February 11, at 9:30 a.m., at the French Embassy in Berlin. This meeting will shine a spotlight on French productions presented at the Berlin Film Festival and, for the first time, will include a presentation of French immersive works. For this presentation, the production company La Vingt-Cinquième Heure will introduce the 360° documentary Being an Astronaut, which was first revealed to audiences at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.
To support the French films screened in the many festival sections, this year's artistic delegation will include the following actors and directors: François Ozon, Melvil Poupaud, Denis Ménochet, Swann Arlaud, Agnès Varda, André Téchiné, Catherine Deneuve, Kacey Mottet Klein, Oulaya Amamra, Safy Nebbou, Juliette Binoche, and Nicole Garcia, as well as Guillaume Nicloux, who will present his TV series Il était une seconde fois, accompanied by Gaspard Ulliel.
All the French productions and coproductions presented at the 69th Berlinale
Official Selection: Competition
Out of Competition
Short Films: International Competition
Short Films: Generation Competition
Short Films: Forum