The Berlin Flash Film Festival

The Berlin Flash Film Festival

1st edition

Jan 02 - Jan 31, 2020
Berlin, Germany

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films Animation, Children, Documentary, Experimental, Hybrids, Multimedia, Narrative fiction
Film length
Genre Action, Adventure, Classics, Comedy, Comedy drama, Dance, Dark comedy, Drama, Dramedy, Environmental, Family, Fantastic, Fantasy, Film noir, History, Horror, Human rights, Kids, Microcinema, Mockumentary, Musical, Mystery, Nature, Romance, Romantic comedy, Satire

Mission / description The Berlin Flash Film Festival is a monthly, online film festival that celebrates micro, super short films, shorts, and scripts. Each month, all entries will be screened by an international panel of experts active in the film and performance industry. The opening date will be on the 1st of every month and close on the last day of every month, unless otherwise, noted. All official selection and monthly winners will be announced on the last day of every month and will receive, via email, their appropriate laurels.
At the end of our season, there will be an awards ceremony/live screening held in Berlin at Zoo Palast, by invitation, recognizing the over-all winners of each category. The red carpet event will last three hours in total. Industry professionals, as well as agents, and producers will be In attendance. The screening will take place in the lush Kino B cinema where all invited will receive refreshments and winners will receive their official certificates during an awards ceremony to recognize their artistic accomplishments.
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Class Founded: 2016
Festival category: B (international relevance, international player)
Dates Open call: Jan 02, 2017

Late deadline: Jan 31, 2017

Notification date: Feb 01, 2017

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Awards Total prize money: 0.00 USD
Other prizes: laurels, certificates
General rules All micro shorts shall be no longer than 60 seconds.
All super shorts must be between 60 seconds and 5 minutes.
All long Short must be under 15 minutes.
Multiple entries are allowed.
If the original language of the piece is not in English, English subtitles are mandatory.
There will be no refunds granted.
All decisions made by our jury are final.
No nudity!
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Films will NOT be posted on our website or screened in front of a live audience without the consent of the film maker.
All filmmakers must be 18 years or older.
All terms and conditions regarding venue are subject to change at any time.
It is the responsibility of the finalist to fund lodging and transportation to our awards ceremony/live screening event. This is not the responsibility of The Berlin Flash Film Festival.
By submitting your film you agree that you own all the rights.
All entries must adhere to the rules, regulations, and policies stated by Film Festival Life
By submitting you are agreeing to these terms, you declare that you have read, understood, and agreed to the rules, regulations, and policies of the Berlin Flash Film Festival and the information that you have supplied is correct to the best of your knowledge.
The Berlin Flash Film Festival will not be held responsible for any copyright issues.