interfilm - International Short Film Festival Berlin

Submit films

Submit films! - We start submissions at 1 February 2010

36th International Short Film Festival Berlin 2020

10 - 15 November 2020

Submit films up to 20 minutes - all genres.

We'd love you to take advantage of the elegant service provided by Shortfilmdepot

The festival program: 7 competitions are planned: International Competition, Confrontations Competition, Documentary Competition, German Competition, Green Film Competition, Eject XVIII and Online Competition.


interfilm does not take an entry fee. Our partner platform for entries Shortfilmdepot takes a fee for file uploads up to 3,- €.

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Also: interfilm is an oscar-qualifying festival!
Since 2018, the winners of Best Film and Best Animation Award in the International Competition will be eligible for consideration in the Live Action Short Film and Animated Short category of the Academy Awards® without the standard theatrical run, provided the film otherwise complies with the Academy rules.