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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

The extraordinary general meeting of Studio Babelsberg AG yesterday approved the conclusion of a domination and profit


555 invited guests to toast 111 years of the storied film studio

Studio Babelsberg in partnership with Cartier hosted a


Studio Babelsberg was added to the exclusive list of "Treasures of European Film Culture" by the European Film Academy.


Studio Babelsberg and the Motion Picture Association (MPA) today celebrated more than a century of creativity and


Social Media

Enjoy the first trailer of ASTEROID CITY by Wes Anderson. Only in theaters June 16! In co-production with #StudioBabelsberg  Video repost from @asteroidcity #wesanderson #asteroidcity ♢


Keanu Reeves calls working at Studio Babelsberg a highlight 🧡 JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 4, co-produced by #StudioBabelsberg and filmed in Berlin and #filmlandbrandenburg is now in theaters! #JohnWick4 #JW4 #KeanuReeves #WeLoveMakingMovies ♢ Video repost from @berlinbrandenburglocations


Flashback to a glamourous night: Last month, Studio Babelsberg and @cartier hosted the #StudioBabelsbergNight 2023 during the Berlinale at @claerchens_ballhaus. Celebrating artists in front of the camera, talents behind the scenes and our studio’s 111th birthday at one of Berlin’s last original...


One Week until JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 4 hits theaters! 👊 Filmed in Berlin and at #StudioBabelsberg. #JohnWick4 #JW4 #KeanuReeves #WeLoveMakingMovies ♢ Video repost from @johnwickmovie


The Berlinale 2023 was fantastic! One of the highlights was Steven Spielberg’s visit at the US Embassy, shortly before he was awarded the Honorary Golden Bear for lifetime achievement at the #Berlinale. The @usbotschaft reception was organized in partnership with #StudioBabelsberg. Thank you to...


What a night! What a party! ✨️ Thanks for joining us at @claerchens_ballhaus for the Studio Babelsberg Night 2023 and Studio Babelsberg Birthday Party – celebrating 111 years of filmmaking! Thank you to our amazing partner @cartier 📸 Getty Images: Andreas Rentz & Gerald Matzka ...


The Berlinale starts today! We are most looking forward to the Homage to #StevenSpielberg, which among other titles features #StudioBabelsberg’s co-production BRIDGE OF SPIES. The Homage is devoted to the great and renowned filmmaker who will receive the Honorary Golden Bear for lifetime...


Today is our 111th birthday! #Onthisday in 1912, filming began on the silent film DER TOTENTANZ, making #StudioBabelsberg the oldest large-scale film studio in the world…and the cameras keep on rolling ✨ #BabelsbergStory #Filmstudio #FilmHistory #since1912 #WeLoveMakingMovies #111years ♢


Thank you for this beautiful dinner. A very special evening at the legendary Marlene-Dietrich-Halle in partnership with @cartier Photos: @alexdebrabant #Cartier #StudioBabelsberg #WeLoveMakingMovies #Filmstudio #SoundStage ♢


Welcome 2023! 🎉 We are excited about some #StudioBabelsberg co-productions coming to theaters this year! Which film are you looking forward to the most? 🍿 John Wick: Chapter 4 – March 24 🍿 Asteroid City – June 23 🍿 The Last Voyage of the Demeter – August 23 🍿 The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes...


111 years of Studio Babelsberg

We look back on 111 years of Studio Babelsberg. From METROPOLIS to MATRIX, from traditional filmmaking to innovative film technologies – read here the film history "made in Babelsberg".


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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