International film festival 2021 still has an impression upon us. In the midst of this, we are proceeding towards next year’s festivals. As soon as the current year is on a threshold to complete, one of the most important and widely respected international film festivals is currently on the buzz.
Being a prestigious film festival around the world, Berlin international film festival is gradually releasing its programs and dates for 2022. Due to the pandemic, Berlinale 2021 was dry in its appearance. According to the organization, this international film festival is going to be an in-person event for 2022.
This is amazing news for filmmakers and ardent movie buffs all over the world. Though there is still concern about the new variant, the show organizer has put some restrictions also. As per the organizer,
“The health of all guests and the festival staff is at the center of planning. The hygiene measures at the festival and EFM are designed to ensure the safe participation of all guests. More information on the Covid regulations and on the online ticketing process announces in the first half of November.”
Also, the directors of the festival, Mariette Rissenbeek and Carlo Chatrian commented, “We’re very pleased to bring the festival back to the big screen in February: with a multifaceted programme, the red carpet, stars and the amazing Berlinale audiences.”
They added, “The experiences of the last months have shown that on-location events can take place safely and successfully, and how important they are for dialogue and exchange.”
Chores of the Berlin International Film Festival
The event will take place with much precaution thinking of the importance of the physical appearance of the guests. They have plans to spread the festival among local neighborhood cinemas in the city.
They have already revealed some important selections. In addition, the short film section will be there at the 2022 event.
These international film festivals provide scope to network with other filmmakers. The European Film Market will provide such opportunities for newbie filmmakers.
One of the most important features of this event is the show will have an online presence also. The festival partners will organize such an on-location event for those who can’t be available at the original place.
The European Film Market, the Berlinale Co-Production Market, Berlinale Talents, and the World Cinema Fund will collaboratively work together to make the show a hit.
So, there will be live talks, discussions, script development, One-on-one meetings, market screenings, conferences, etc. The most noteworthy event will be World Cinema Fund Day (WCF Day) during the 2022 festival. The latter works as an important funding supporter for the festival.