Berlinale-Panel: WE WANT MORE - Diversity and Visibility

from left to right: Sheri Hagen, Simon(e) Paetau, Aurora Rodonò, Christopher Racster, Betty Schiel, Emily Morgan, Karola Gramann, Silke J. Räbiger. Foto: Birgit Kleber

The 6th discussion on the status of women in the film business and gender equity on the occasion of the 68th Berlin International Film Festival focused on the topics of diversity and visibility.

Organised by the Dortmund | Cologne International Women’s Film Festival the round table with international experts from various backgrounds agreed on the urgent need to implement diversity standards in German film funding according to the groundbreaking standards set by the British Film Institute.

It was agreed, that this was only the start of a long overdue debate that needs to be expanded upon and continued in future.

You will find a summary of the event here.

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