|Location Berlin, Germany|
Festival date 23 June – 4 July 1972
|Awards Golden Bear (I racconti di Canterbury)|
The 22nd annual Berlin International Film Festival was held from 23 June to 4 July 1972. The Golden Bear was awarded to the Italian film I racconti di Canterbury directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini.
The following people were announced as being on the jury for the festival:
Films in competition
The following films were in competition for the Golden Bear award:
The following prizes were awarded by the Jury: