Heidi Berit Zapke
Phone: +49 30 300 903-820
Fax: +49 30 300 903-13
Photo & Filming Permission
Filming and photographing cannot be undertaken inside the Deutsche Kinemathek without prior registration and approval. Please fill out and send us the form provided.
Here on the press pages of the Deutsche Kinemathek, you’ll find information and pictures from exhibitions and events.
Press folders about current and past exhibitions can be downloaded. You’ll find exhibition reviews on the web pages devoted to the individual exhibitions.
Under “press photos”, you can download images from the Permanent and Special Exhibitions. A password is required: please contact our press office to receive your password.
Press distribution list
If you are interested in receiving press information about our exhibits, film programs, publications and events, please simply contact us together with an indication of the medium in which you work.Send an e-mail
Reopenening of the Deutsche Kinemathek on May 14, 2020
The Deutsche Kinemathek will be closed for visitors through Tuesday, April 21
Glimpses into the Archives: The Jerry Lewis Archive at the Deutsche KinemathekFebruary 22, 2020, Deutsche Kinemathek
Be Caligari! The Virtual CabinetPress tour and opening on February 12, 2020
Burn Marks — Film Posters from a Salt Mine11/27/2019: Press Preview and Tour
Burn Marks — Film Posters from a Salt Mine11/28/2019–5/31/2020; Exhibition opening on 11/27/2019
Upcoming! Film:ReStored_04Program of the Film Heritage Festival, 10/24–10/27/2019, Kino Arsenal
Press Conference: Modern Cinema — Film in the Weimar RepublicInvitation to the Press Conference and Curator's Tour
Modern Cinema — Film in the Weimar RepublicExhibition Opening on June 20, 2019 at the Museum für Film und Fernsehen
Television FocusAward-Winning! The “Grimme Archive” in the Mediathek Fernsehen
Deutsche Kinemathek – Museum für Film und Fernsehen
Does the museum grant free entry to the press?
Holders of a valid press badge are granted free entry to the Museum für Film und Fernsehen. Please present your badge at the ticket office.
To whom may I address a press inquiry?
Please direct your press inquiries to our press office: by e-mail email@example.com or by phone +49-30-300 903-820, to Heidi Berit Zapke. You will recieve a response as soon as possible.
Whom do I contact with an interview or expert request?
Please direct your interview or expert request to our press office: by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone +49-30-300 903-820, to Heidi Berit Zapke.
Where do I apply for a filming permit?
Filming and photography cannot be undertaken in the Deutsche Kinemathek without prior registration and approval. For your convenience, a custom form has been provided at the top left of this page. Please fill out the form and send it to email@example.com.
What fees will I be charged for on-site filming and photography?
Fees for filming and photography vary from project to project and are caluculated based on the work involved for the museum. Upon receipt of your completed application, we can inform you of the exact amount. No permit can be issued without payment. The fee is non-negotiable, and no additional or hidden fees are payable upon completion of photography.