FACTBOX - Main competition entries at Berlin film festival

LONDON Thu Feb 7, 2013 6:08am IST

A worker cleans the red carpet for the upcoming 63rd Berlinale film festival in front of the main festival cinema in Berlin February 6, 2013. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

A worker cleans the red carpet for the upcoming 63rd Berlinale film festival in front of the main festival cinema in Berlin February 6, 2013.

Credit: Reuters/Fabrizio Bensch

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, daughter of Congress party chief Sonia Gandhi, adjusts her flower garlands as she campaigns for her mother during an election meeting at Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh April 22, 2014. REUTERS/Pawan Kumar

Election 2014

More than 814 million people — a number larger than the population of Europe — are eligible to vote in the world’s biggest democratic exercise.  Full Coverage 

LONDON (Reuters) - The 2013 Berlin film festival opens on Thursday with martial arts epic "The Grandmaster".

Following is a list of the main competition films, in order of appearance during the 11-day festival (title, director, main production country).

- The Grandmaster/Wong Kar Wai/Hong Kong (out of competition, opening film)

- In the Name Of.../Malgoska Szumowska/Poland

- Promised Land/Gus Van Sant/United States

- Paradise: Hope/Ulrich Seidl/Austria

- A Long and Happy Life/Boris Khlebnikov/Russia

- Gold/Thomas Arslan/Germany

- The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman/Fredrik Bond/United States

- Gloria/Sebastian Lelio/Chile

- The Nun/Guillaume Nicloux/France

- Vic+Flo Saw a Bear/Denis Cote/Canada

- Child's Pose/Calin Peter Netzer/Romania

- Before Midnight/Richard Linklater/United States (out of competition)

- Layla Fourie/Pia Marais/Germany

- Closed Curtain/Jafar Panahi and Kambozia Partovi/Iran

- Side Effects/Steven Soderbergh/United States

- Camille Claudel 1915/Bruno Dumont/France

- An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker/Danis Tanovic/Bosnia

- Prince Avalanche/David Gordon Green/United States

- Night Train to Lisbon/Bille August/Germany (out of competition)

- Harmony Lessons/Emir Baigazin/Kazakhstan

- Dark Blood/George Sluizer/The Netherlands (out of competition)

- Nobody's Daughter Haewon/Hong Sangsoo/South Korea

- The Croods/Kirk DeMicco and Chris Sanders/United States (out of competition)

- On My Way/Emmanuelle Bercot/France.

(Reporting by Mike Collett-White)

Comments (0)
This discussion is now closed. We welcome comments on our articles for a limited period after their publication.

  • Most Popular
  • Most Shared

Guns and Gowns

REUTERS SHOWCASE

Williams 'Boulevard'

Williams 'Boulevard'

Robin Williams confronts deep-rooted secret in drama 'Boulevard'  Full Article 

Photo

Mixed Blessing

For 'Daily Show' alum Oliver, 'Last Week' is 'fresh turf to ruin'.  Full Article 

Lorde Unwell

Lorde Unwell

Illness spoils "Royals" singer Lorde's Australian tour.  Full Article 

Oscars 2015

Oscars 2015

Zadan, Meron invited back to produce 2015 Oscars show - Academy.  Full Article 

New Season

New Season

HBO backs tech comedy 'Silicon Valley' for second season.  Full Article 

Lohan Miscarriage

Lohan Miscarriage

Lindsay Lohan reveals miscarriage on finale of OWN series.  Full Article 

Reuters India Mobile

Reuters India Mobile

Get the latest news on the go. Visit Reuters India on your mobile device.  Full Coverage