Deadline for submission to the 2019 festival: July 1 // Country focus Brazil

Wanted: Short and long masterpieces for exground filmfest

Deadline for submission to the 2019 festival: July 1 // Country focus Brazil

The organisation team of the internationally renowned exground filmfest is already looking at the 32nd edition of the festival. From November 15 to 24, 2019 the highlights of the current range of independently produced short and feature films will once again be shown in the state capital Wiesbaden. In total, exground filmfest 32 will again show about 200 films from all over the world.




The country focus 2019 is dedicated to Brazil, whose film industry is currently facing politically precarious times.

Films are being sought for the categories American Independents, Made in Germany, Inter¬national and youth days, but also for the short film programmes and the Focus Brazil. In addition, the selection committee is pleased to receive submissions for the numerous competitions, which are endowed with prizes totalling more than EUR 20,000.

The closing date for film submissions is July 1, 2019. Filmmakers can either submit their works via or submit and upload them via Detailed information on film submissions in German and English can be found on the submission form, which can be downloaded from the festival homepage. Further questions will be answered at

exground filmfest is supported by the State Capital of Wiesbaden, HessenFilm und Medien GmbH and the Hessian Ministry of Science and Art.

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