You would like to become accredited, arrange an interview, photo/film authorization or purchase an ad in our program booklet? Find more information here.


Festival accreditation is generally available to media representatives from all areas of the media (print, online, TV, radio). However, the decision to grant accreditation is up to the international literature festival berlin, which reviews the submitted paperwork.
For accreditation please send an Email with your name, address, contact and medium information to Please enclose a copy of your press ID or a confirmation letter with the official assignment from the editorial team and send us your paperwork by September 3, 2021, at latest, to .
We will get back to you promptly after we have accepted your application. After the accreditation is completed, you can pick up a press badge from the press table, which is manned daily during the festival from around 1 hour before the first event.

Photographing and filming

If you would like to take photos or film for non-commercial, editorial purposes, we would ask you to get in touch with us in a timely manner. Please fill out the form here and send it back, signed, to .

Hygiene Measures

Due to the SARS-CoV-2-pandemic the events of the ilb will take place under special hygiene measures and safty conditions this year. Our hygiene measures can be read here and will be placed in all venues during the festival.  

Placing an ad

Every year, the ilb publishes a program booklet with all events. If you have questions about purchasing an ad in the program booklet, don’t hesitate to contact us under