I’m preparing to attend my favorite film festival in the world, the Berlin International Film Festival, or Berlinale as it is known and I starting the process of selecting press screenings and familiarizing myself with the massive event. While performing this task which may sound like drudgery to a layperson but to me and my fellow film festival nomads it’s a perfect way to spend a few hours. The catalog of the Berlinale is, I am almost sure, the largest in the world and is printed in three languages, to boot. So of course there are going to be typos and translation goofs and normally I wouldn’t poke fun at them, but I just had to point these two out, as they’re just too funny to ignore.
First of all, in the description of Katharina Otto-Bernstein’s documentary about avant garde theatre giant Robert Wilson, see if you can pick out the incorrect job description in the following grouping: