Practical information

Stand address & facilities
Stand number: 25
Central Hall
Niederkirchnerstraße 7
10963 Berlin

EFM map

Welcome Desk telephone number: +49 30 259 303 433
Creative Europe Desks telephone number
: +49 30 259 303 434

Martin-Gropius-Bau Opening hours
15-22 February: 9 a.m.-8 p.m.
23 February: 9 a.m.- 1 p.m.


Creative Europe MEDIA umbrella stand opening hours:

9 a.m. < 7 p.m. except on Friday, 23 February when the stand closes at 1 p.m. Please clear all your materials from the stand by that time.

Please check with our staff on-site on security restrictions on taking materials out of the building.

EFM facilities
The Martin-Gropius-Bau (MGB) is the hub of the European Film Market. Further stands and offices are located on the first and second floors of the Marriott Hotel on the Potsdamer Platz. The Berlinale Co-Production Market takes place right across the street from the Martin-Gropius-Bau in the Berlin House of Representatives.

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Shuttle Service

MGB – Marriott – Sony Center
A regular shuttle service connects all EFM venues. There is one shuttle approx. every 10 minutes. This service is available during EFM opening hours. You can find the EFM shuttle route on the EFM Map. There are 3 stops: MGB – Marriott Hotel – Sony Center/Filmhaus/CinemaxX (Potsdamer Str.)

Zoo Palast Shuttle

A special shuttle service is provided to the EFM screening facilities at Zoo Palast (at Zoologischer Garten station). Please note that this shuttle is only in service for EFM screenings (not for Festival screenings) as well as the Drama Series Days. The stops for the Zoo Palast Shuttle are next to the Gropius Mirror Restaurant on Niederkirchnerstraße (opposite the MGB) and at the Marriott. Each stop is served independently. The shuttle busses leave each stop 20 minutes before the screening/event starts. A daily schedule with departure times will be available at each stop and at info points at the MGB and Marriott. The shuttle from the Zoo Palast back to the other stops will be continuous.

Tickets for screenings
You can obtain tickets upon presentation of your accreditation at ticket counters designated for your accreditation group. The office that issues your badge can tell you where these counters can be found.

Several Berlinale publications provide information about the Festival programme and there is also information at:


To ensure everoyone’s the security, suitcases, large bags and rucksacks are not permitted in Berlinale venues. It is possible to drop off such items in cloakrooms outside the Martin-Gropius-Bau (and there will be two others in the Potsdamer Platz area). However, there is no guarantee that such items of luggage will be accepted. For security reasons, smaller bags and rucksacks brought into the venues will be searched.

Arrival and registration

EFM/Berlinale registration
Upon arrival in Berlin, first pick up your badge and delegate bag.

German participants: 
Berlinale Service Center,  Debis Atrium,  Eichhornstraße 3, 10785 Berlin
Registration hours:
14 February: 12 p.m. < 7 p.m.
15-22 February: 9 a.m. < 7 p.m.

Other participants: 
EFM Counter of the Martin-Gropius-Bau
Registration hours:
14 February: 12 p.m. < 8 p.m.
15-22 February: 9 a.m. < 7 p.m.

Creative Europe MEDIA stand registration
From 9 a.m. on 15 February

  • You will be given a registration form to fill in and return together with your business card. You will then be given your lanyard which will identify you as a participant with access to all services and facilities.
  • Ask for the password for wi-fi access. Please do not share it with others.


Shipping your materials

Please send your materials to the central storage facility. It will be transported from there to the Martin-Gropius-Bau.

Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin
European Film Market
Creative Europe MEDIA.  Stand number TBC
Attn: contact person (of your company)
Contents: xxx (e.g. brochures, PR material)
Wilhelm-Kabus-Straße 74 / Haus 27
10829 Berlin, Germany

Contact person at the storage facility: Dirk Erhardt

Please contact for information on materials which can be accepted.

Deliveries arriving before January 22 have to be arranged with Jens Heinzel. He must be notified at least half an hour before delivery (+49 30 259 20 720).

The warehouse is open:

Jan 22 – Jan 26 / 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Jan 29 – Feb 02 / 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Feb 05 – Feb 13 / 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Feb 14 – Feb 18 / 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Feb 19 – Feb 28 / 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Deliveries arriving after Feb 5 may be sent directly to the Martin-Gropius-Bau:

European Film Market
Creative Europe MEDIA.  Stand number TBC
Att: contact person (of your company)
Contents: xxx (e.g. brochures, PR material)
10963 Berlin, Germany