Starting 25.6.: "KurzVorFilm" at the 30th Filmnächte am Elbufer

Congratulations on the 30th anniversary of the Filmnächte am Elbufer - and as a gift we bring along more short films for the big open-air screen. Under the motto "KurzVorFilm" we will present suitable short films before the main films on 30 evenings. In addition to current entries from the National ...

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17 July 2020: Dresden Short Film Night on the banks of the Elbe river

Everything is different this year. Actually, in April we would have long since chosen the winning films of this year's FILMFEST DRESDEN, danced at the festival party until the morning and let ourselves be carried away into the wide world by short stories in our favourite cinemas. Instead, we have ...

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#sofascreening talks are now online

From 21 to 26 April 2020, we organised a digital substitute programme instead of the originally planned festival week. As part of it, three Instagram Live Talks were held with the animation artist Nikita Diakur (Jury National Competition and trailer FFDD20), the men's researcher Christoph May ...

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See our FFDD20 festival trailer!

This year's festival trailer is created by animation artist Nikita Diakur, who was awarded the DEFA Promotion Prize Animation in the National Competition at last year's FILMFEST DRESDEN for his film FEST. He was supported by David Kamp (sound), Théo Rocquancourt (modelling) and Linard ...

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