Big screen for short spots!

The second zeitimpuls shortfilm festival will take place from 19 to 23 June 2017.

Following this years motto DEMOCRACY DIALOGUE the program of the festival opens a wide range for dialogues and exchanges of views and ideas. One highlight will be the zeitimpuls Awards-Show.

In cooperation with the Deutscher Menschenrechts-Filmpreis a various program will open up a stage for the social, political and esthetic dimension of the medium short film for a broad audience.

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zeitimpuls shortfilm contest is running until 30 April 2017

Democracy Dialog

We are looking for critical, exciting, entertaining and excellent short films

  • entering in democracy dialogue
  • advocating for a peaceful coexistence
  • treating the categories of the “strange”, the “different” and the “familiar”.

Show us, where you live, what you think and who you are!

All short films of any genre of max. 90 seconds length (without trailers) are accepted.
Subtitles or a short abstract in English or German requested.

  • Professional productions
  • Amateur productions
  • School or group projects
  • Individual projects
    are welcome.


Deadline: April 30th 2017

14. September 2016 00:00

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«democracy dialogue»

This motto leads through the program of contest and festival 2017.

Untill 30 April 2017 professional and amateur filmmakers and all who are interested in short film as a creative and critical medium will be called again to be part of thiscreative dialogue.

From 19 to 23 June 2017 the zeitimpuls shortfilm festival will offer a forum to lobby for your ideas and visions, to identify social and societal problems and present new solutions in your filmclips, and not to forget the various opportunities to win one of the zeitimpuls Awards and awesome prizes!

90 Seconds for your ideas!

Do not forget the slogan of zeitimpuls, the short film contest & festival focused on sociopolitical awareness.

More information about registration and the terms and conditions you will find
here…