Berlin as the hotspot of the film industry in Germany. National and international film productions work here every year.

Movieworld Berlin

Berlin is the most popular address for Germany’s most international films. American and French film productions were filmed in Berlin such as:

The largest and most successful daily soap GZSZ takes place in Berlin. „Gute Zeiten Schlechte Zeiten“ is recorded in the film city Babelsberg. The series first appeared in 1992 and is still the most successful German TV daily soap. The manufacturing company is the UFA-Serial Drama. Our principal Lara Ertan played the role of Nora Krüger in the daily soap GZSZ.

  • (1987) – Der Himmel über Berlin
  • (2004)  – In 80 Tagen um die Welt
  • (2004) – Die Bourne Verschwörung
  • (2009) – Inglourious Basterds
  • (2011) – Unknown Identity
  • (2015) – Die Tribute von Panem ‒ Mockingjay Teil 2
  • (2015) – Bridge of Spies


After London, Madrid and Paris, Berlin also had its own Netflix office.


The green Babelsberg district houses Germany’s most important film studio, which dates from the years of the Weimar Republic. The district is now known for the Babelsberg film park. This is an amusement park with replicas of famous German film sets.

Filmfestivals in Berlin

  • Berlinale
  • achtung Berlin – new berlin film award
  • Italian Film Festival Berlin
  • Around the world in 14 films
  • Französische Filmwoche
  • Interfilm ‒ Internationales Kurzfilmfestival Berlin
  • Hellas Filmbox Berlin
  • ALFILM ‒ Arabisches Filmfestival
  • Fantasy Filmfest
  • Jüdisches Filmfestival Berlin und Potsdam
  • 11 mm ‒ Das Internationale Fußballfilmfestival