Tour Start in Washington

The 26th FILMFEST DRESDEN is over, but now our tour is ready to start! Together with the International Short Film Festival of Clermont Ferrand we are presenting some films of the 26th Festival edition at the short film evening "shorts|courts|kurz" at the Goethe Institute Washington D.C on April 26th. ...read more



Thank you so much!

The 26th FILMFEST DRESDEN has come to a successful conclusion and we would like to thank our audiences, guests and partners for a great festival week. The atmospehre in the cinemas has been amazing and we are really happy about the huge interest in the short film. And already now we can't wait ...read more



And the winner is...

Here are the Award winners of the 26. FILMEST DRESDEN: The Golden Horseman Animation in the International Competition went to Plug & Play (Michael Frei - Switzerland), the Golden Horseman Fiction to Mexico/USA/Switzerland to Mauro Mueller for Un Mundo para Raúl (A ...read more



Saturday: Focus Quebec

One or more country-based programmes have been a fixed element of FILMFEST DRESDEN for many years. Traditionally, we have cooperated here with Francophile partner regions of the Free State of Saxony, such as Quebec in Canada, whose Government and SODEC (Société de développement des ...read more



Saturday: Golden Horseman Award Ceremony & Party

This is the moment that everyone at FILMFEST DRESDEN is waiting for with bated breath, the moment when the words ring out: "The Golden Horseman goes to…". This evening at 20:00 in the Kleines Haus des Staatsschauspiels Dresden venue, the Golden Horsemen trophies and the Minister of Fine Arts Promotion ...read more