In the coming weeks, the Queer Lisboa and Queer Porto team will attend one of the most important European film festivals, the Berlin International Film Festival, which will hold its 70th edition this year, from February 20 to March the 1st, under the new artistic direction of Carlo Chatrian.
Cristian Rodríguez will be one of the guests of the Official Jury of the Teddy Award, the Festival's parallel competition focused on queer films and transversal to all sections. Joining him on the jury will be Sylva Häutle, Nataleah Hunter-Young, Ksenia Ilina, Heitor Augusto, Gao Yitian and Chris Belloni, important cinema and queer culture representatives and experts of whom you can get to know more on the Teddy's official blog.
In addition to Cristian Rodríguez, the Festival will also be attended by Queer Lisboa and Queer Porto Artistic Director, João Ferreira, and festival programmer Constança Carvalho Homem.
In 2020, Queer Lisboa 24 will be held from 18 to 26 September and later Queer Porto 5 will take place from 13 to 17 October.