30 years of FILMFEST DRESDEN

The 31 FILMFEST DRESDEN is almost upon us and we open up a glimpse into the past again: On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the festival last year, we descended into the archives and published two reviews: the Anniversary Magazine 90 pages full of detailed interviews, articles and numerous ...

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Accreditation for 31 FILMFEST DRESDEN now open

In less than three months time, the 31 FILMFEST DRESDEN (9 to 14 April 2019) will open its doors and we look forward to welcoming numerous visitors, filmmakers and industry representatives again. We would like to invite all guests with a professional interest in attending the festival to apply now ...

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31 FILMFEST DRESDEN: Over 2,200 films submitted

More than 2,200 short films were submitted for the 31 FILMFEST DRESDEN. These include 1,339 feature films, 499 animated films, 164 experimental films and 209 documentaries. The top international submissions are from Germany (524), France (225), Great Britain (140), the U.S. (103) and Canada (90). ...

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Last Call for Entry 2019: submission deadline is 1 December

We still don't have enough and would like to greedily point out once again that our Call for Entry will end soon. Films for the 31st FILMFEST DRESDEN can be submitted via www.filmfestivallife.com  until 1 December 2018. Only short films up to 30 minutes produced after December 31st 2016 are ...

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WOD 9 November 2018 Dresden © Sebastian Hoppe

Dresden Declaration of the Many and nationwide brilliant demonstration of artists and cultural workers

Photo: Sebastian Hoppe With this declaration, the signatories want to clearly articulate the cohesion in art and culture as part of civil society against populist and nationalist movements. With this declaration, the artists and cultural workers set a socio-political signal that intervenes in our ...

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