Filmfest Dresden – International Short Film Festival

Filmfest Dresden – International Short Film Festival

Type: Dedicated shortfilm festival
Location: Dresden, Germany
Start Month: April


Every year in April, the festival presents the best short films from around the world in Dresden and attracts around 16,000 visitors, including 400 to 500 accredited guests. Since its early days, the International and the National Competitions have represented the centrepiece of the festival programme. In their 13 separate screening programmes, roughly 80 films from up to 20 countries world-wide flicker across the silver screen. Each year over 2,000 fiction and animated films from more than 80 countries are submitted for nominations to the competitions.

Submission Requirements:

35mm, Digiebeta/Beta SP, HD Cam. Maximum running length 30 minutes. All productions must have been completed during the 24 months before festival

Submission Deadline: December


None or Unknown

Awards / Prizes:

International competition with awards totalling

Contact: Katrin K (


Social Media:   

Festival Updates


Festival Staff

Katrin K ---> Festival Contact
Primary Contact for Festival

Featured Shortfilms

No featured shortfilms have been added yet for this festival. Submit a connection and earn SFC Chips!

Special Thanks & Other Connections

Nothing submitted yet! Submit a connection and earn SFC Chips!

Image Gallery

Festival Actions

Sign up or log in to claim this festival as your own or make changes to its information

Leave a Reply


to the world of shortfilm!

Join while it's 100% FREE