Workshops & Applications

Analogue Dreams Workshop: Homage to Derek Jarman

FILMFEST DRESDEN dedicates a tribute to Derek Jarman this year. In line with his legacy, we are reviving analogue film art in this year's workshop. From 10 to 13 April 2019, filmmakers can shoot a short film on 8 or 16mm under the guidance of the experienced director and author Csaba Bollók.

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The deadline for applications is 28 February 2019!

Forum "Visegrad in Short(s)"

For the fifth time, short film makers from the Visegrád countries, Germany and the Balkan region will meet in Dresden to present their films, network, further their education and develop new ideas. Participants will take part in FILMFEST DRESDEN's various industry events and training programmes of the forum "Visegrad in Short(s)".

Further information can be found here.

The application deadline for participation in Visegrad in Short(s) is 28 February 2019!

Workshop: Talking Shorts - Writing about Short Film

For the first time, the Visegrád Forum will host a workshop on short film criticism. One week before the festival, participants will gain insights into journalistic practice under the guidance of established journalists and film scholars. During the festival week they will write profound reviews on the films they have watched. In the course of the year, the reviews will then be published on the new platform The workshop will take place from 4 to 13 April 2019.

Further information about the workshop and the application can be found here.

We accept applications until 5 March 2019!

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