Belle & Sebastian star’s film to premiere at Berlin International Film Festival

Belle & Sebastian star Stuart Murdoch’s directorial debut will open the youth-orientated Generation 14plus section of the Berlin International Film Festival next month (Feb14). The musician’s drama, God Help the Girl, which features Emily Browning and Olly Alexander, will premiere at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt in Berlin on 7 February (14).
Dutch filmmaker Boudewijn Koole, who won the first Generation 14plus Crystal Bear prize at Berlin, has been added to the list of judges for this year’s competition. He will be joined by Australian director Catriona McKenzie, German film critic Christian Bellaj and director Laura Astorga Carrera, among others.
The 2014 Berlin International Film Festival runs from 6 to 16 February (14).