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  • call for submission is open now

    We look forward to your film submissions: https://www.filmfestivalcottbus.de/en/program-en/film-submission/film-submission.html Here are the regulations for the 34th festival edition:  https://www.filmfestivalcottbus.de/en/program-en/film-submission/regulations.html

    The Estonian kung-fu comedy THE INVISIBLE FIGHT wins 9 prizes at the Estonian Film and Television Awards The film won awards for Best Film, Best Screenplay, Best Actress and Best Actor, among others. THE INVISIBLE FIGHT, an absurdly comical adventure about a border guard who ends up in a monastery…
  • Saksa Kevad

    Every year, one federal state uses the German Spring Festival to present itself in Estonia. In 2024, Brandenburg is a partner of the German Spring Festival (April 9 to May 9). For the opening of the Saksa Kevad, the German Film Orchestra Babelsberg will make a guest appearance in Tallinn…
  • Sofia International Film Festival

    Sofia Film Fest Bernd Buder, Program Director FilmFestival CottbusLilla Puskas, Medienboard Berlin-BrandenburgKatharina Stumm, connecting cottbusMarcus Rabelo, German FilmsMira Staleva, Director Sofia MeetingsStafan Kitanov, Director Sofia International Film Festival The "Sofia Meetings" also take place parallel to the Sofia International Film Festival. Filmmakers and producers come together here to present their…
  • Czech Lion Awards

    Czech Lion AwardsThe cyberpunk science fiction film Restore Point by Robert Hloz received 4 awards, including Best Cinematography and Best Editing:Robert HlozCZ/SK/PL/RS, 2023, 107 Min2041: In the "Restore Points" - a backup technology for human lives - people who have died a violent death are revived. While investigating a double…
Impressions of the 33rd FFC

Impressions of the 33rd FFC

MONDAY The festival week began on Monday with the presentation of the first Lusatian child protection award, the Gondula Award, in our festival centre, the…
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Where to meet us

Where to meet us

Throughout the year, the team of the filmfestival cottbus are guests at numerous European film festivals.
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Call for submission will be open from April, 30th

The call for submissions for the festival will be open from  April 30th 2023. You are welcome to submit your film online. the link to the submission will be open then.

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