The 27th FilmFestival Cottbus, a Festival of East European Cinema held annually since its establishment in 1991, will take place on November 7th–12th, 2017 in Cottbus.

The deadline for film registration is August, 1st, 2017.

Defintion of Eastern Europe

The FilmFestival Cottbus' rules and regulations consider a film to be East European when its producer or one of its co-producers and / or director resides in one of the Europe's post-socialist countries (including all successor states of the Soviet Union).


To read the complete Reglement of 27th FilmFestival Cottbus, please download the pdf-file here: