Jury President Tilda Swinton joked that when she first came to Berlin it was difficult to keep her eyes open. The late night parties, trudging through heavy snow to the Palast for early morning screenings and then being seated in a warm, dark cinema proved the perfect combination for inducing sleep.
• After dazzling in an Oscar de la Renta gown on the red carpet at
the Berlin International Film Festival, Blake Lively skipped off for a bite to eat with equally dressed-up boyfriend Penn Badgley. The duo left Lively's Private Lives of Pippa Lee premiere to grab a burger at McDonald's in all their finery!