The Program

400 Filme from 64 countries in 60 programs in 8 locations and on 15 screens: Welcome to the 34th International Short Film Festival Berlin 2018 - this is the program.

Online Awards

Starting November 1 a selection of the Confrontations and Green Film Competitions compete in a separate online competition! Watch them here


Tickets can be pre-ordered at all cinemas and also bought on site. The festival pass and the popular 5-person tickets are available during the festival.

Making Of Wes Anderson's "Isle of Dogs"

Kim Keukeleire, the Lead Animator, and Roy Bell, the Head of Painting, talk about creating the stunning details of the wondrous world of ISLE OF DOGS.

HOB: Live Music Cinema

"The Quest for a Real Hard Hob": a captivating Berlin-Dystopie with live music at Volksbühne

Cinema goes Container

Video Installation: Dark Chamber / Camera Obscura by Otto Banovits in a Container at Roter Salon Firefox Lounge

Big Data - Is there a silver lining in the icloud?

Against the digital appropriation! In addition to the programme, the interforum will also feature the Big Data panel on Nov 22.


Guests, cinemas, films and parties: Here are some impressions of the festival.

Shorts with distinction

The German Film and Media Evaluation FBW awards prizes to good films. interfilm also has a number of films with a rating of "Prädikat".

Sustainability partners

Donkey Republic, Berliner Wasserbetriebe, mytaximatch App and Firefox: mobility, fresh water and net neutrality, 4 festival partners in portrait!

Oscar®-relevant festival

Winning films of the International Competition are now Oscar®-relevant!

interfilm Blog

News all about interfilm and the festival in our interfilm Blog