BERLIN ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCY (BERLIN AiR) 

 

The BERLIN AiR offers selected filmmakers the opportunity to gather international experience and make industry contacts, bringing together young filmmakers from Berlin-Brandenburg and partner regions .

The programmes with France, Hong Kong, Israel, Italy and Mexico are exchange programmes. Filmmakers from these countries come to Berlin and filmmakers from Berlin-Brandenburg travel in exchange. The filmmakers from Turkey, Sub-Saharan Africa, Palestine, Lebanon and India are invited for residencies in Berlin.

The residencies in Berlin are organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM which also oversees the curriculum of each of the selected residents. The award covers travel costs, accommodation, a monthly allowance and professional support including networking in the film industry.  

From Paris (France) - to Berlin

The residency Paris - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Paris to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Paris receives a unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. The filmmaker from France will have the unique opportunity to get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.

From Rome (Italy) - to Berlin

The residency Rome - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Rome to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Rome receives a unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. The filmmaker from Italy will have the unique opportunity to get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM.

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.

From Tel Aviv (Israel) - to Berlin

The residency Tel Aviv - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Tel Aviv to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Israel will have the unique opportunity to get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM.

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation, and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.

From Turkey - to Berlin

The residency Turkey - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Turkey to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Turkey receives the unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. He/she will get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.

The residency Guanajuato - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Guanajuato to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Guanajuato receives a unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. He/she will get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.

From Mumbai (India) - to Berlin

The residency Mumbai - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Mumbai to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Mumbai receives a unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. The filmmaker from Mumbai will have the unique opportunity to get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM.

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.

From Palestina - to Berlin

The residency Palestine - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Palestine to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Palestine receives a unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. The filmmaker from Palestine will have the unique opportunity to get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.

From Sub-Saharan Africa - to Berlin

The residency Sub-Saharan Africa - Berlin enables a filmmaker from West Africa to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from West Africa receives a unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. The filmmaker from West Africa will have the unique opportunity to get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information. 

From Lebanon - to Berlin

The residency Lebanon - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Lebanon to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Lebanon receives a unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. The filmmaker from Lebanon will have the unique opportunity to get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM.

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.

From Hong Kong - to Berlin

The residency Hong Kong - Berlin enables a filmmaker from Hong Kong to live and work for three months in Berlin. In this way, the filmmaker from Hong Kong receives a unique opportunity to develop skills and become familiar with the German film industry. The filmmaker from Hong Kong will have the unique opportunity to get to know Berlin and thus Germany in all its many facets, and will gain insight into the German media and film scene. The programme is oriented toward the needs of the fellowship recipients. Representatives of Germany's film and media industry and cultural institutions are available to serve as mentors. The stay is organised and guided by the NIPKOW PROGRAMM.  

The fellowship covers travel costs and accommodation and additionally provides a monthly cash allowance. Please contact the relevant partner institutions for application information.