Amsterdam Film Festival

Amsterdam Film Festival

Type: Regular shortfilm festival
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Start Month: April


The Amsterdam Film Festival is an awards based competition designed to provide worthy films and filmmakers with recognition for their filmmaking achievements. Films are not screened publicly. Once the Judges have concluded the judging process, winners will be announced on our official website and via our Internet based promotions announcing the winners to the public and industry media.

Submission Requirements:

All fiction and documentary films can apply. Films should have been completed no earlier than three years prior to the submission date. The films will have to appear in their original language. For those films in a language other than English, the Festival requires subtitles.

Submission Deadline: March



Awards / Prizes:

Van Gogh Awards in the following film’s categories: screenplay, direction, actor and actress, performances, art, photography, editing, animation, short film, feature narrative, documentary, music video, experimental, first-time director, and student films. In addition, Special Jury Prizes will be awarded to several standout films at the discretion of the Jury.

Contact: Gina McClain (


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Gina McClain ---> Festival Contact
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Mihalis Barbaris ---> Festival Contact
Special thanks to Sazzad Hussain

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