Apart from the Competition, the 70th edition will showcase the world premiere of Anne Fontaine's latest film (Night Shift), selected for the Berlinale Special strand, and those of Guillaume Brac (All Hands on Deck), Sébastien Lifshitz (Little Girl), and Patric Chiha (If It Were Love) in Panorama. Génération Kplus will present Cuties by Maïmouna Doucouré.
This year, UniFrance will host under its umbrella 12 French film exporters among those present at the European Film Market (EFM), one of the most important film markets in Europe, which runs alongside the Berlinale:
Alfama Films • Artédis • Coproduction Office • France tv distribution • Le Pacte • Les Films du Losange • Loco Films • MPM Premium • Other Angle Pictures • Pyramide International • The Bureau Sales • WTFilms
The traditional EFM gala which opens the market will take place on February 21, bringing together international distributors, French exporters and producers, as well as many film professionals from around the world.
To accompany the French films presented across all the strands, the artistic delegation will be composed of the following artists (partial list): Benoît Delépine, Gustave Kervern, Corinne Masiero, Blanche Gardin, Philippe Garrel, Oulaya Amamra, Rithy Panh, Anne Fontaine, Omar Sy, Virginie Efira, Sébastien Lifshitz, Guillaume Brac, Patric Chiha, Zoé Wittock, Noémie Merlant...
All the French films (or French coproductions) at the 70th Berlinale
Short Film - International Competition