Submission Rules

  1. A short film is any film with a run time under 40 minutes.
  2. Films of all languages can submit, but the film must have English subtitles.
  3. Kiez Berlin Film Festival may use submitted promotional material for the promotion of the festival, but it is not guaranteed all accepted films will be promoted.
  4. Kiez Berlin Film Festival reserves the right to rearrange festival programming and location up until the day of the festival and does not accept any liability for costs associated with the change.
  5. By submitting your film you authorize Kiez Berlin Film Festival to show your film, or parts of it, at the festival.
  6. No refunds will be given for submission.
  7. Berlin Kiez Film Festival is a celebration of independent filmmakers and is a place of creative encouragement.
  8. Berlin Kiez Film Festival accepts no responsibility for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury, or disappointment incurred or suffered by any person as a result of submitting a film to Berlin Kiez Film Festival and its curation and all related events.
  9. Multiple entries are allowed for each filmmaker, and each entry may be entered in multiple categories.