Festival memories wanted!

We are setting up a chronicle and special birthday website for our 30th anniversary edition and are looking for your favourite festival stories! Post a 30 to 60 second video onto Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube with the hashtag #myFFDD, in which you tell us your personal favourite FILMFEST ...

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Accreditation for 30 FILMFEST DRESDEN has started

From 17 to 22 April 2018, the 30 FILMFEST DRESDEN is welcoming more than 20,000 visitors to Dresden once more, including 500 filmmakers and media representatives. We would like to invite all guests with a professional interest in attending the festival to now apply online for their accreditation and ...

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30th FILMFEST DRESDEN: 2,200 Entries Ready for Selection in the Festival’s Anniversary Edition

Over 2,200 short films have been submitted to the Competition sections of the 30th Filmfest Dresden, or 200 more than in the previous year. These include 1,407 fiction films, 508 animation films, 114 experimental films and 180 documentaries.The Viewing and Selection Committees are readying ...

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Last Call for Entry 2018: submission deadline is 1rst December

Do not miss the chance to submit your films for our 30th anniversary of FILMFEST DRESDEN in 2018! The deadline is approaching: we accept submissions until December 1st 2017 through www.filmfestivallife.com. Eligible for submission are short films up to 30 minutes running time. For the National and ...

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Documentation of master class 2017 with Denis Côté is now online

The internationally renowned and multi­award winning director Denis Côté has been a member of the International Jury of 29 FILMFEST DRESDEN. In a masterclass open to the public, he provided some insights into his extensive output in both the short and long  film areas. The masterclass was ...

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