The Berlinale Africa Hub celebrated its 4th edition from 21-26 February 2020, with a new location at the Marriott Hotel and a new broadened pan-continental African scope going forward. It again offered a focused range of events such as panels, presentations and talks and allowed distributors, buyers, filmmakers and other professionals of the creative industries from or with a focus on Africa to come together to meet and to network. Don’t miss out on the latest, innovative developments within the African film industry and its trends, potentials and visions.


Berlinale Africa Hub
1st floor, Marriott Hotel

“The twenty-first century will be an African century.”
Achille Mbembe, Cameroon/South Africa

“Of the world’s top ten countries with the youngest populations, eight are in sub-Sahara Africa. By 2050, the region will be home to all 10.” World Bank

The “Berlinale Africa Hub” is an initiative of the European Film Market (EFM), in cooperation with the World Cinema Fund, Berlinale Talents (including its sister programme Talents Durban) and the Berlinale Co-Production Market.