212BERLIN is an independent film company based in Mexico City with an office in Los Angeles; cross-border, cross-cultural and bilingual. Founded by curator and documentary filmmaker Trisha Ziff in 2007.

212BERLIN supports projects which are bought to us as co-productions as well as our own self generated projects. 212BERLIN is committed to working with women and with first time filmmakers. To a south-south discourse, bringing together voices, images and documentary film from beyond the mainstream.

212BERLIN supports cultural collaborations and co-productions and visual arts projects and the production of touring exhibitions. 212BERLIN offers two short stay studio apartments perfect for visiting writers, artists, filmmakers and researchers.

212BERLIN is celebrating its twelfth anniversary.
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Please contact administrador@212berlin.com for more information, availability and prices for our studios.


Artist/ filmmaker/writer/academic in residence
Light, spacious, quiet, friendly location.

Arrive in Mexico City to a fully equipped studio space ideal for a short stay.

These apartments have everything one might need, reliable fast wireless internet laundry on the premises, cleaning and bed and towel change once a week. The property backs on to the Casa Azul, Frida Kahlos house in Coyoacan. Situated on a quiet safe street. Ten minutes walk to the subway.

Around the corner is the famous Coyoacan market and square with artisan stores, with restaurants, bars and cafes.

Ideal space for visiting scholar, artists, those wanting a base in Mexico City while visiting the country. For pleasure, work or study. The studios have great amenities, well equipped kitchen area, TV with DVD player and large DVD collection to draw on. Please contact us for prices or further enquiries.

For more information contact: administrador@212berlin.com