The awarded german documentaries are:

 EVERYWHERE WE ARE by Veronika Kaserer – Compass-Perspective-Award,
 CENTRAL AIRPORT THF by Karim Aïnouz – Amnesty Int. Film Prize
 ELDORADO by Markus Imhoof – Special Mention by Amnesty Internatiional


A total of 18 documentary entries from the current programmes of the Competition, Berlinale Special, Panorama, Forum, Generation and Perspektive Deutsches Kino sections and the special presentation Culinary Cinema were nominated for the last year founded ORIGINAL GLASHÜTTE — DOCUMENTARY AWARD sponsored by the Saxony-based watch manufacturer Glashütte Original. As mentioned at their website:
The Austrian production WALDHEIMS WALZER | THE WALDHEIM WALTZ is the winner of the Glashütte Original – Documentary Award at the 68th Berlinale. Director and producer Ruth Beckermann accepted the 50,000 Euro award Saturday evening during the official award ceremony in the Berlinale Palast. In the presence of a live audience of 1,600 guests in the theatre and hundreds of thousands watching a live television broadcast, the jury members Cíntia Gil, Ulrike Ottinger and Eric Schlosser presented the award to the very happy filmmaker "for her exceptional cinematic portrait of a political liar".

At the 68th BERLINALE, February 15-25, thirtytwo german documentaries [German documentary productions and coproductions] premiere in the program of COMPETITION, PANORAMAdocuments, 48th FORUM, PERSPECTIVE DEUTSCHES KINO, and Berlinale Special as well as 13th FORUMexpanded. Documentaries shortlisted for the German Film Award LOLA@BERLINALE see 'news' German Film Award here.

 


out of COMPETITION
Special Mention by Amnesty International:  ELDORADO by Markus Imhoof [P: zero one film GmbH & Thelma Film AG ]

BERLINALEspecial
AMERICA Land of the FreeKS by Ulli Lommel [P: Medea Film Factory, Hollywood Storybook]
USEDOM – A Clear View at the Sea | – Der freie Blick aufs Meer by Heinz Brinkmann [P: ARTIA NOVA FILM]

PANORAMAdocuments
FAMILY LIFE | FAMILIENLEBEN by Rosa Hannah Ziegler [P: Wendländische Filmkooperative]
Winner of the Amnesty Int. Film Prize: CENTRAL AIRPORT THF | ZENTRALFLUGHAFEN THF by Karim Aïnouz [ P: Lupa Film ]
GAME GIRLS by Alina Skrzeszewska [P: Blinker Filmproduktion GmbH, Films de Force Majeure ]
KINSHASA MAKAMBO by Dieudo Hamadi [P: Kiripifilms, Les Films de l'oeil sauvage ]
outside | draußen by Johanna Sunder-Plassmann, Tama Tobias-Macht [P: unafilm GmbH]
PARTISAN by Matthias Ehlert, Lutz Pehnert, Adama Ulrich [P: solo:film ]
SHUT UP AND PLAY THE PIANO by Philipp Jedicke [P: Rapid Eye Movies ]

PERSPECTIVE GERMAN CINEMA
THE BEST THING YOU CAN DO WITH YOUR LIFE by Zita Erffa [ P: HFF Munich, Petruvski Films ]
Winner of the Compass-Perspektive-Award: EVERYWHERE WE ARE by Veronika Kaserer [ P: Veronika Kaserer ]
FILM WALKS | FILM WANDERUNGEN produced by Matthias Jochmann [ P: Phenomen Berlin Filmprod. GmbH ]
IMPREZA - The Celebration | IMPREZA - Das Fest by Alexandra Wesolowski [P: DREIFILM, HFF Munich]
winner of FIRST STEPS AWARD: WITHOUT THIS WORLD by Nora Fingscheidt [P: kineo Filmproduktion Peter Hartwig]

48th FORUM
AGGREGATE by Marie Wilke [ P: Kundschafter Filmprodukton]
CASANOVA GENE by Luise Donschen [ P: Luise Donschen ]
Film Beyond Cinema: The Dumpster Kid Experiment and Other Utopias | Der Film verlässt das Kino: Vom Kübelkind Experiment und anderen Utopien by Robert Fischer [ P: Fiction Factory Robert Fischer Filmproduktion ]
SPK COMPLEX | SPK KOMPLEX by Gerd Kroske [ P: realistfilm Gerd Kroske ]
TEATRO DE GUERRA by Lola Arias [P: Gema Films, BWP, Sutor Kolonko, Sake Argentina ]
UNAS PREGUNTAS – One or Two Questions | – Ein, zwei Fragen by Kristina Konrad [ P: weltfilm ]
VICTORY DAY | DEN' POBEDY – Tag des Sieges  by Sergei Loznitsa [ P: Imperativ Film, Taura Ltd. ]
WILD RELATIVES by Jumana Manna [ P: Jumana Manna, Elisabeth Kleppe/Adeles]

13th FORUM EXPANDED
THE DISAPPEARED by Gilad Baram & Adam Kaplan
BLUENESS | BLÄUE by Kerstin Schroedinger
CAFE TOGO by Musquiqui Chihying, Gregor Kasper
DUG by Jan Peter Hammer
IN THE RUINS OF BAALBECK STUDIOS by Siska
NAMIBIA TODAY by Laura Horelli
THE SLEEPER | DIE SCHLÄFERIN by Alex Gerbaulet
TODAY IS 11th JUNE 1993 by Clarissa Thieme
TWO BASILIKAS | ZWEI BASILIKEN by Heinz Emigholz