Medienstadt Babelsberg — the place to be!
This is where the future is created. Medienstadt Babelsberg is one of the world’s most innovative hotspots for media, IT and science!
Here in Medienstadt, creativity and expertise come together in the most intimate setting imaginable. It is only a few steps from film production (Studio Babelsberg) to TV production (UFA), from science (Film University) to public service broadcasting (RBB) and entertainment (Filmpark Babelsberg). Medienstadt is THE place for innovation in the heart of Babelsberg, at the gates of the cosmopolitan city Berlin. Here in Medienstadt you can experience the future: creation, production, research or living — Medienstadt is “the place to be”!
More than 140 companies, and the total is growing rapidly, pool their creativity, innovative strength and talent right here. Cinema and TV-producers, providers of animation, stunts and special effects, postproduction services, high-tech and multimedia companies as well as private and public broadcasters with their production facilities form a unique cluster with educational, scientific and research institutions. This media competence is particularly evident in the fact that the MediaTechHub is headquartered at Medienstadt.
An area of 47 hectares or 16 acres with 21 fully equipped studios, in addition to Europe’s only volumetric studio and the largest virtual film set as a fixed LED installation: Germany’s most modern studio complex is located here. The famous Marlene-Dietrich-Halle is one of the largest studio spaces in Europe and has an illustrious heritage. This is where the next generation of creatives and IT specialists study at Germany’s first film university and the Hasso-Plattner Institute. Modern housing, student apartments, childcare facilities and schools enhance the location. Everything is within easy reach thanks to bus, suburban and regional train connections.
Quality of life
Living and working in one of the most beautiful places: Potsdam is one of the cities in Germany with the highest quality of life. This includes safety, health care, as well as childcare and educational opportunities. It is a lively city full of world heritage sites, lakes, parks and numerous leisure activities. Whether you’re a museum-goer, birdwatcher or standup paddler, everyone will find what they’re looking for in Potsdam. Potsdam offers unimagined possibilities, especially for families. The Medienstadt in the heart of Potsdam is more than just a place to work, the Medienstadt is a place to experience!