Film submission – Dortmund | Cologne IWFF 2020

The Dortmund | Cologne International Women's Film Festival presents a broadbased programme with around 100 films made by women directors from all over the world.
For the 2020 edition in Cologne (Germany) we accepted films for the following categories:

International Debut Feature Fiction Film Competition
(Prize money of 10,000 Euro)
For fictional graduate or debut films completed after film school and after March 2018.
Feature fiction films with a length of at least 65 minutes.
Submissions closed 16 December 2019.

National Competition for Women Directors of Photography
(Prize money of 5,000 Euro)
For graduate films and films of the first two years after completion of studies. Film production has to be completed in the period between 1st February 2018 and 4th January 2020.
All lengths and genres.
Please note: this is a national competition for DoPs living and/or working in Germany!
Sumissions closed 6 January 2020.

For films completed after March 2018.
All lengths and genres.
Submissions closed 11 November 2019.

desired! – film lust & queer
For current lesbian, transgender and queer films completed after March 2018.
All lengths and genres.
If you identify as trans*, inter*, cis or genderqueer (no cis-males, we are very very sorry!), please submit your films.
Submissions closed 18 November 2019.

Film Education
Eligible are films by women directors for children and young people which were completed after March 2018.
All lenghts and genres.
Submissions closed 11 November 2019.

How to submit:
Please fill in the online-entry form of the section you would like to submit for (see links above) and either send your preview DVD to our Dortmund office or include a link to an online screener in the online entry form.

Each film can only be submitted for one section.

Important: Your entry will not be complete before we have received your film - either as DVD or streaming link. You will receive a confirmation email once your submission is successful.

Address for DVD screeners:
IFFF Dortmund | Koeln
c/o Kulturbuero Stadt Dortmund
Kuepferstr. 3
44122 Dortmund
Tel +49 231 5025 162
Fax +49 231 5025 734

Looking forward to previewing your film!