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IFFI 51, Goa, 16-24 January 2021, 04: Pablo Cesar to Chair International Jury

IFFI 51, Goa, 16-24 January 2021, 04: Pablo Cesar to Chair International Jury The 51st edition of International Film Festival of India announced its five-member International Jury today, with eminent film-makers from across the world. The Jury will comprise Pablo Céésar (Argentina) as Chairman, Prasanna Vithanage (Sri Lanka), Abu Bakr Shawky (Austria), Priyadarshan (India) and Ms. Rubaiyat Hossain (Bangladesh). Pablo César is an Argentinian film-maker. He has the critica...

Call for entry

Submitting films to RIFF 2020 From February 2020 to June 2020 RIFF’s call for entries will be open for submissions. Find more information about the call and its conditions on   ...

Pooling to play Zeitimpuls in Vienna!

"Pooling" will be projected at Klimt Villa in Vienna, Austria with Zeitimpuls Short Film Festival June 17-22, 2019. Written and helmed by Dawn Westlake and produced through her Ron de Cana Prods, Inc. shingle, "Pooling" features the choreography and dance of Marc Carrizo Vilarroig of the internationally-reknowned troupe Brodas Bros. It was shot/edited and visual effects were done in Barcelona, Spain by Pol Carrizo Vilarroig of Imatge Barcelona. An original score was composed ...

"From On High" to have Austrian premiere with Zeitimpuls Festival in Vienna!

"From On High" has been accepted to Zeitimpuls Festival in Vienna, Austria, running June 18-24, 2018. The theme of the festival is Open Mindedness. "From On High" tells the story of a Syrian refugee girl who finds a better life in Europe. It's won two awards, MEJOR CORTO/CATEGORIA EUROPEA at Muestra Internacional de Cortos de Solidario y Sensibilizacion in Ciudad Real, Spain; and, FIRST PLACE at UNCG Sustainability Film Festival, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA. "Fr...

Last Call: LET'S CEE Short Film Competition 2015

Film talents, listen up! Until July 12, 2015, filmmakers up to the age of 35 years from Central and Eastern Europe as well as Austria have the possibility to submit their own films to the Short Film Competition of this year’s LET’S CEE Film Festival. The contributed works need to have a maximum length of 30 minutes. The topic of the SHORT FILM COMPETITION 2015 is: All You Need Is Love! We believe this sentence to be not less relevant nowadays than it was, when the Beatles enjoye...

Last Call: Your trailer in the cinema!

Your trailer in the cinema! The LET’S CEE Film Festival warmly welcomes all creative filmmakers, video artists and computer freaks to participate in our competition of the creation of this year’s official festival trailer. Without limitations, everybody who wants to submit to the competition is allowed to do so. You can win a lot of attention in the form of viewers, since the winning trailer is expected to be screened: • from August 1, in numerous Cineplexx cinemas in Aust...

Call for Entries: K3 Film Festival

K3 Film Festival takes place in Villach, Austria and is widely recognized for its courageous and thoughtful selection of films. The festival aims to promote the diversity of filmic languages ranging from short films, video art to feature films and documentaries. Deriving from “Kommerz, Kunst, Kino - commerce, art, cinema” K3 seeks to push the boundaries between genres striving for a multifaceted cinematic experience. Situated at the border of three countries (Austria, Italy, Slo...

LAST CALL - LET’S CEE-Short Film Competition

The LET’S CEE-Short Film Competition will give young filmmakers from Central and Eastern Europe, as well as Austrian ones, the opportunity to present their films at the LET’S CEE Film Festival in Vienna. The underlying theme this year is CIVIL SOCIETY. The Call for Entries will be available till June 16th. Please click here for further details: Here you can submit your film directly:

Innsbruck Nature Film Festival

The Innsbruck Nature Film Festival is an international nature film competition, offering motivated filmmakers a platform for presenting their latest work. Four film festival days with film presentations and a high-quality side program are the framework for a subject-matter, ecological and artistic discourse.

The Innsbruck Nature Film Festival is presented by the Tiroler Umweltanwaltschaft [Environmental Ombuds Office Tirol]. Since 2001 Landesumweltanwalt Johannes Kostenzer [Environmental Ombudsman] has organized the Innsbruck Nature Film Days – a cinema event lasting several days, which has become established as one of the fixed points in the event calendar of the City of Innsbruck. One of the central tasks and integral part of modern nature conservation work is to make people aware of special attractions and phenomena in nature, of its beauty and diversity.

FILMPLUS: Call for Entries for German, Austrian and Swiss short film editors!

FILMPLUS, Cologne based festival for film editing and the art of montage, is looking for young editors! Until the 12th of july 2013 editors working or living in Germany, Austria or German-speaking Switzerland which havn't edited more than one feature-length film are welcome to submit their short film (no longer than 20 minutes). Please find the registration form here. ...

9th development filmdays in Austria focus on Madagascar

The 9th development filmdays take place fro the 30th of november until the 5th of december in cinemas in austria/europe. 2012 we bring movies from and about madagascar.   we invite filmmakers and distributors to send us their works but ask to provide only movies which fullfill our criterias which are: - movies should be made in or about madagascar. - we search for short movies, features, documentaries.   looking forward to your entries.   ...


The Austrian Road Show in Mumbai organised by Stefan Herzl's Panorama Tours saw a large number of travel experts waxing lyrical on the Tirol, Salzburg, Innsbruck,Wien, Mozart Concerts, and some lesser known places in the country. Of special interest to movie fans would be the Sound of Music special which pays tribute to the film starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer.  The Von Trapps fled Austria in 1938 to settle in Vermont,USA which reminded them best of their home on a sylvan...

Entwicklungspolitische Filmtage Linz

Die ENTWICKLUNGSPOLITISCHEN FILMTAGE LINZ sind ein jährlich stattfindendes Festival. Das (ober)österreichische Filmfestival widmet sich einem jährlich wechselnden Schwerpunktland und macht dieses "mit allen Sinnen" bekannt. Neben Filmbeiträgen (Dokumentationen, Spielfilmen. Kurzfilmen) nähert sich die Veranstaltung mit kulinarischen Köstlichkeiten, einem kulturellen Rahmenprogramm, Vorträgen und Podiumsdiskussionen dem Schwerpunktland an.


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ENTWICKLUNGSPOLITISCHE FILMTAGE LINZ is a yearly organised festival. The (Upper)Austrian festival concentrates on a yearly changing country of interest and tries to introduce them "with all senses". Beside movies (documentary, featrures, shorts) the festival offers special cuisine, cultural framework program, lectures and discussions. All focusing on the country of interest.


The festival is open to the public.

Actor present at the screening of the Austrian film for the EUFF

We were happy to welcome Mr Wang Biao, the grand-father in the Austrian film "Mozart in China", to the screening of the film at the German Embassy School in Beijing on Sunday November 29. Representatives of the Austrian Embassy in Beijing welcomed the actor and introduced the film. After the screening, Mr Wang answered the questions of the audience.     Mr Wang was Assistant Director...

Film festivals in Austria

Are you looking for film festivals in Austria? Use our country festival search engine to search by Call for entry, Date and Submission Fee.**ALL**&filter4=**ALL** You can also search festivals accepting film submission on ...

K3 international Short Film Festival Villach/Udine

29th and 30th June in Udine + 01st - 03rd July in Villach

6 hours of short films, DJs, concerts, discussions and awards. Within the last years K3 Festival has established itself as the hub of international short film making and shows the possibilities of this new medium. The spectrum ranges from stunning art videos to technically brilliant animation movies, which are otherwise only known from Hollywood productions.

But not only the film programme is worth watching or listening to: there are also some musical treats that invite to Villach and Udine: Hans Platzgumer aka Aura Anthropica, a live visual performance of Clemens Kogler, the Viennese duo doubleBLU, the Friulian electronic trio Arbeiter, DJ Michael Moser and special guest Hans-Joachim Roedelius – a pioneer of techno music – are taking part.

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