Short Film 2021
Films are submitted with the mention of genres/themes. The artistic department reserves the right to assign submitted films together into sections within the festival curation as well as to not select submitted films for the festival.
All Short films may be submitted for the category »General short film submissions« or the section »HOME MATCH«
»General short film submissions«
Open to all short films with a maximum runtime of 15 minutes. Open to documentaries. German-festival or world premieres and films from the year 2021 will be first choice
Open to all films from Braunschweig and the region with a maximum runtime of 49 minutes that have not yet been theatrically released, broadcasted on television in Germany or be available to purchase as DVD, Blu-ray or stream.
Submitted may be short films that fulfill at least one of the following characteristics:
a. Filmmaker comes from the Braunschweig region
b. Graduated from universities in the Braunschweig region
c. Created in the region
d. Filmed in/at locations in the Braunschweig region
e. Refers to the Braunschweig region or some historical event, person or place connected to it.
The festival will decide on exceptions. There are no limitations on production country, language content or genre. Open to documentaries. German-festival or world premieres and films from the year 2021 will be first choice.