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Metropolitan Backlot

Your professional production partner for German and international films, series and commercial productions.

Studio Babelsberg is one of Europe’s largest film studio complexes, offering 21 state-of-the-art sound stages, flexible backlots and vast production facilities on a 42-acre lot. Take advantage of our exceptional production services, internationally experienced crews, and the diversity of attractive film locations, only a few steps from the vibrant city of Berlin that make Studio Babelsberg one of the most attractive film and TV production sites in Europe.

Press & News

One of Europe's largest, permanently installed LED studios for virtual film productions has officially opened: DARK BAY


Filming of MATRIX 4 and UNCHARTED completed


At Studio Babelsberg Group, the health and wellbeing of our staff, film teams, and partners on the lot is our top


A HIDDEN LIFE directed by Terrence Malick will celebrate its world premiere in competition of the 72th Cannes Film


Social Media

Wow!💥 @thematrixmovie filmed at #StudioBabelsberg #WeLoveMakingMovies #TheMatrixMovie ♢


Another great visit at #DarkBay LED studio! Media spokespersons at the #StudioBabelsberg virtualproduction studio where #1899Netflix series is shooting. 📸©Alex Forge/DARK BAY ♢ @medienboard @FrankZ_MdA @Tobias_Schulze @GoinyChristian @frank_jahnke @otto_direkt @NotkerBerlin


Have you seen the new poster for #WesAnderson's THE FRENCH DISPATCH? 🚴😍 The #StudioBabelsberg co-production arrives in theaters October 22! #TheFrenchDispatch #owenwilson #WeLoveMakingMovies ♢


5 days! 🌊 TIDES in German theaters August 26, internationally August 25. 🌊 A post-apocalyptic story about astronaut Blake, with international cast #IainGlen, @noraarnezederofficial @sarahsofieboussnina and breathtaking images. Co-produced by #StudioBabelsberg, with #RolandEmmerich as Executive...


16 nominations! 🎉🎉 ✨We are very happy about TIDES and FABIAN ODER DER GANG VOR DIE HUNDE, two #StudioBabelsberg co-productions nominated for the German Film Award 2021! #Fabian by #DominikGraf is nominated 10 times, including Best Motion Picture, Best Directing, Best Screenplay (Constantin Lieb,...


TOP OF THE PROPS at #StudioBabelsberg🏆♢ Summer greetings from the botanical section of our prop department: Three palm trees, 4 m high, made of high quality plastic, consisting of several parts to put together. #setdecoration #BabelsbergProps #studioservices #onestopshop #ausstattung...


DARK BAY Virtual Production Stage now officially open! #StudioBabelsberg welcomes one of Europe's largest, permanently installed LED studios featuring state-of-the-art technology: 180.5 ft. x 23 ft. LED wall with 1470 LED panels, industry first 360° revolving stage, rain rigs and much more. For...


A library as an armory, librarians as contract killers and books as hiding places for weapons: Read Variety’s article about GUNPOWDER MILKSHAKE’s main set, the library, and the inspiration for its production design. 📙💥 #GunpowderMilkshake was filmed at and co-produced by #StudioBabelsberg and will...


Get an overview of some of the television shows that already use LED-wall virtual production, including 1899 at DARK BAY GmbH Virtual Studio at #StudioBabelsberg. ♢🎥👉: https://ascmag.com/articles/on-the-walls


+++ JOB +++ Wir suchen ab sofort eine Assistenz (m/w/d) der Geschäftsführung für unsere #ProductionService Firma, Studio Babelsberg Motion Pictures GmbH. Wenn Du ein Organisationstalent bist, gerne für deutsche und internationale Filmproduktionen arbeiten möchtest und schon erste Erfahrungen im...


Metropolitan Backlot

Four street settings in different architectural styles with numerous courtyards are convertible into any city in the world thanks to the flexible modular construction of the backlot.

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Studio Babelsberg

Founded in 1912, Studio Babelsberg is the oldest large-scale studio complex in the world. Countless renowned filmmakers have worked with Studio Babelsberg, engaging the studio to produce legendary films, including Fritz Lang’s METROPOLIS and Josef von Sternberg’s THE BLUE ANGEL, starring Marlene Dietrich. Internationally acclaimed and successful movies like INGLOURIOUS BASTERDS, THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL, BRIDGE OF SPIES or THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY keep the tradition of grand cinema alive.

Today, Studio Babelsberg is one of Europe’s leading service providers for feature films and TV productions and a one-stop-shop for German and international producers: With a complete set of services, one of a kind in Germany, all phases and areas of film production are covered at one location.


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