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Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

International short film festival.

About

The International Short Film Festival Winterthur is Switzerland’s largest short film festival. The festival takes place each year in November. It is a popular audience event and an important platform for European short films.

OSCAR qualifying Festival in the category of short films.

Program

  • International competition,
  • Competition for swiss films.

Other events:

  • Discussions, meetings,
  • Special screenings,
  • Music programs,
  • «Producer's day»,
  • Special projects.

Awards

  • Grand Prize CHF 12,000 (~ 10,000 EURO) for the best short film of the Competition;
  • Promotional Award CHF 10,000 (~ 8,300 EURO) for an outstanding directorial achievement;
  • Award for the Best Swiss Film CHF 10'000.– donated by suissimage/SSA;
  • Swiss Cinematography Award CHF: 11'500 CHF (~ 9'500 EURO) as material prize for best camera work of the Swiss Competition (CHurzfilm);
  • The audience awards the Audience Prize worth 10,000 CHF (~ 8,300 EURO).

The winners of the Main Awards of the International and Swiss Competition can apply for the OSCAR® Award for Best Short Film. Excluded from this are documentary films.

Rules

  • The films must have been completed in 2017 or 2018.
  • Runtime must not exceed 30 minutes (40 minutes for the Swiss Competition).
  • Commissioned works made for advertising or PR purposes are not eligible.
  • Films submitted for the Swiss Competition must be a world premiere. 

Subtitles language: German or English 

Premiere Requirements

National premiere required.

Jury and Organizers

Organizers: 

  • Artistic Director: John Canciani
  • Managing Director: Remo Longhi

Documents

Place

Switzerland
Winterthur

Official website

kurzfilmtage.ch

Contacts

Address:

Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur
Postfach
Steiggasse 2
CH–8401 Winterthur

Phone: +41 52 212 11 66
Fax: +41 52 212 11 72

Email: info@kurzfilmtage.ch

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Dates & Deadlines
  • Opening date
    January 19, 2018
  • Deadline
    July 15, 2018
  • Event dates
    6 — 11 November 2018
Categories & Fees

Short films of all genres that does not exceed 30 minutes.

  • Deadline — free

Films submitted for the Swiss Competition can be films realised by either Swiss filmmakers or non-Swiss nationals residing in Switzerland. The films cannot be longer than 40 minutes.

  • Deadline — free
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