Signals Festival 2020

16-17 October - Funkhaus, Berlin

Future Perspectives on Film & Music Making

Exploring art and technology, Signals Festival is an annual showcase of Catalyst Berlin’s creative, diverse communities. A non-profit, educational event featuring emerging and established creators for live performances, installations, screenings, workshops and dialogues on future perspectives of the film & music industries. Taking place at Berlin’s infamous Funkhaus, we invite a limited audience to join us onsite and a wide audience to tune in online. If you'd like to join us onsite, limited tickets are now available on our Tickets & Schedule page.

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/// WHERE TO STREAM on 16/17 October (full schedule here):

- Dialogue panel discussions on: Signals Facebook page (and partner pages)
- Live performances on: Signals Facebook page (and artists' pages)
- Short film screenings on: Catalyst YouTube channel
- Workshops on: private links shared upon registration
- Behind the scenes: our Music or Film & Acting Instagram

Tickets & Schedule

Registration is required to join us onsite or to attend a workshop. Find our how and see our full line up here.

/// Live Performances

Performing & streaming live from the Funkhaus, we present an eclectic selection of musical talent.

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/// Dialogues

Opening up conversation on the trends, issues and challenges that creators face with special guests from the Berlin and global creative industries.

/// Installations

Presenting site-specific, immersive audiovisual installations

/// Film Screenings

Telling stories from a diverse range of voices, genres and styles, as well as a special feature of filmmaking during covid-19 lockdown.

/// Workshops

Bringing together our own and our partner educators for specialist collaborative masterclasses.

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/// Considering COVID

We are planning a limited-capacity event that is principally live streamed.This allows us to adapt to changing regulations and put in place best health practices that meet our communities’ needs and expectations. 

/// About 

Exploring art and technology, Signals Festival is an annual showcase of Catalyst’s (formerly dBs Berlin) creative, diverse communities. Our aim is to inspire and build new relationships with our communities, peers, fans, colleagues and friends. Come join us!