Madonna's directorial debut Filth And Wisdom will be among the world premieres playing in the Berlinale's Panorama programme.

The film starring Stephen Graham, Richard E. Grant and Eugene Hutz is listed as a UK production in a sidebarmain programmedominated by European films.

Other world premieresinclude films from Laetitia Masson, Bruce La Bruce and newcomers Javier Gutierrez and Ozgür Yildirim.

50 films have been confirmed in the Panorama sidebar as a whole.

Films confirmed forMain Programme and the Panorama Special

(World premieres in bold)

  1. Boy A (John Crowley. UK)
  2. Chiko (Ozgür Yildirim. Germany)
  3. Coupable (Laetitia Masson. France)
  4. Eskalofrio (Isidro Ortiz. Spain)
  5. Filth And Wisdom (Madonna. UK)
  6. Jas Sum Od Titov Vesles (I am from Titov Veles) (Teona Strugar Mitevska. Macedonia)
  7. Nossa historia de amor (Mare, Our Love Story) (Lucia Murat. Brazil)
  8. Megane (Naoko Ogigami. Japan)
  9. Otto Or Up With Dead People (Bruce LaBruce. Germany/Canada)
  10. Piao Lang Chi Ge (Drifting Flowers) (Zero Chou. Taiwan)
  11. The Amazing Truth About Queen Raquela (Olaf de Fleur Johannesson. Iceland)
  12. Transsiberian (Brad Anderson. UK/Germany/Spain)
  13. Tres dias (Before Fall) (Javier Gutierrez, Spain)