My personal Berlinale Ranking - 2011

A ranking from the films I saw at the Berlinale 2011.
Average Vote for the Festival: 6,88
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1.
A Separation (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease. (123 mins.)
Director: Asghar Farhadi
“ Competition - 10/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
2.
Even the Rain (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
As a director and his crew shoot a controversial film about Christopher Columbus in Cochabamba, Bolivia, local people rise up against plans to privatize the water supply. (103 mins.)
Director: Icíar Bollaín
“ Section Panorama - 9/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
3.
Suicide Room (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
After suffering extreme humiliation at school, Dominik holes himself up in his room and begins spending all his time in a virtual reality chat room. (110 mins.)
Director: Jan Komasa
“ Section Panorama - 9/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
4.
Tomorrow Will Be Better (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Three young boys, who live on the mean streets of Ukraine, embark on an journey to cross the border into Poland. (118 mins.)
“ Children Section - 9/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
5.
Lipstikka (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Two women reunite in London, where they go over the details of a life-changing event which occurred when they were teenagers in Jerusalem. (90 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Sagall
“ Competition - 9/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
6.
Submarine (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life. (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Ayoade
“ Forum - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
7.
The Women on the 6th Floor (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
In 1960s Paris, a conservative couple's lives are turned upside down by two Spanish maids. (102 mins.)
“ Competition (Out of Competition) - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
8.
Tomboy (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A family moves into a new neighborhood, and a 10-year-old named Laure deliberately presents as a boy named Mikhael to the neighborhood children. (82 mins.)
Director: Céline Sciamma
“ Section Panorama - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
9.
Amador (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A drama centered on a young woman who takes a summer job caring for a bed-ridden older man, and the intimate secrets they begin to share with one another. (112 mins.)
“ Section Panorama - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
10.
Late Bloomers (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
The struggles of Mary and her husband adjusting to retirement. (95 mins.)
Director: Julie Gavras
“ Berlinale Special - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
11.
The Forgiveness of Blood (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An Albanian family is torn apart by a murder, resulting in a blood feud that makes eldest son Nik a prime target and forces his sister, eldest daughter Rudina, to leave school in order to take over the family business. (109 mins.)
Director: Joshua Marston
“ Competition - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
12.
The Flood (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Everything is complicated in Yoni's life. He's almost 13, real gifted, but physically undeveloped and... (100 mins.)
Director: Guy Nattiv
“ 14plus - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
13.
Made in Poland (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Bogus Kowalski is such a radical 17-year-old rebel that he even decides to have a "Fuck Off" tattoo on his forehead. His anger and frustration cannot be diminished by anyone, including his mother, Polish teacher and priest. (90 mins.)
“ Forum - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
14.
Invisible (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Two women meet by chance and discover they were both raped by rapist. Individually and together they must confront the past and finally integrate the long repressed trauma into their lives. (90 mins.)
Director: Michal Aviad
“ Section Panorama - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
15.
Brownian Movement (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
Charlotte and Max live with their young son in Brussels. When Max finds out Charlotte has been taking some of her male patients to a rented apartment... (97 mins.)
Director: Nanouk Leopold
“ Forum - 8/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
16.
Über uns das All (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Martha is in a happy relationship with Paul. She shares her life with him, and she trusts him and feels she knows him inside out... (88 mins.)
Director: Jan Schomburg
“ Section Panorama - 7/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
17.
Intimate Grammar (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young boy with growth disorders lives through his daily life's tragedies and comedies, while struggling to come to terms with his own personal problems. (110 mins.)
Director: Nir Bergman
“ Children Section - 7/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
18.
7 Khoon Maaf (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Susanna's quest for love leads to a series of marriages, each ending in the mysterious death of her latest husband. (137 mins.)
Director: Vishal Bhardwaj
“ Section Panorama - 7/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
19.
Our Grand Despair (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
The peaceful cohabitation of two 30-something bachelors is disrupted when they both fall in love with the charming young woman who moves in with them. (102 mins.)
Director: Seyfi Teoman
“ Competition - 7/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
20.
Top Floor Left Wing (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
This is not the way it was supposed to happen. Like every other morning, Christian Echeveria, huissier... (110 mins.)
Director: Angelo Cianci
“ Section Panorama - 6/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
21.
The Prize (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Ceci, a seven year old girl, has to keep a huge secret, but she doesn't completely understand what is the secret about... (115 mins.)
“ Competition - 6/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
22.
Mothers (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Two nine-year-old girls report a flasher to the police even though they never saw him. Three filmmakers meet the only residents of a deserted village... (123 mins.)
“ Section Panorama - 5/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
23.
If Not Us, Who? (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
(124 mins.)
Director: Andres Veiel
“ Competition - 4/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
24.
West Is West (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
An immigrant father decides to take his truant son back to the old country. (103 mins.)
Director: Andy De Emmony
“ 14plus - 4/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
25.
Coriolanus (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A banished hero of Rome allies with a sworn enemy to take his revenge on the city. (123 mins.)
Director: Ralph Fiennes
“ Competition - 3/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
26.
Man at Sea (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Alex a captain with sad past saves thirty teens Afghan refugees. With tension constantly increasing, Alex tries to tackle the company's and crew pressures. (92 mins.)
“ Section Panorama - 3/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat
 
27.
Innocent Saturday (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A group of friends and bandmates look to escape from the Chernobyl disaster. (99 mins.)
“ Competition - 1/10 ” - dziwnytenswiat