The 71st Berlin International Film Festival “Berlinale” begins tomorrow, Monday, in the capital, Berlin. The festival’s jury has already begun its work, and a number of committee members met before the festival began, according to data published on Sunday.
In the coming days, the committee will decide which films will win the “Golden Bear” award.The festival is being held this year digitally due to the outbreak of the new Corona virus.
The international jury includes six directors and female directors.
And 15 films are competing for the festival’s prizes this year.
Winners will be announced next Friday. However, the prizes are due to be awarded in the summer. It is also planned to hold a festival with the attendance of the public next June.
It should be noted that the Berlinale is among the largest international film festivals, along with Cannes and Venice. Because of the Corona epidemic this year, the festival was divided into two dates: the first tomorrow and the second next June.