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KFFK - Short Film Festival Cologne

KFFK Kurzfilmfestival Köln
Kurzfilmfreunde Köln e.V.
Meister-Gerhard-Str. 6
50674 Köln
phone +49-221-67 77 41 16
email: info@kffk.de

Festival Director
Johannes Duncker

Year of Foundation 2010

Event Date from 16 November 2021 till 21 November 2021

Event Date

in Cologne, Germany

International Competition

Sections German Competition, Cologne Competition, New Aesthetic, VR Competition, Shorts for Kids

Category Short

Terms of Entry German short films, all genres, completed in 2020/2021, 45 min. and less, English or German subtitles necessary (if the original language is neither German or English), submission possible via https://filmfreeway.com/KFFKfestival

Genre Short Films, Animation, Children & Youth, Documentary Films, Comedy, Drama, Experimental


Format DCP, 16 mm, 35 mm

Registration Deadline 01 August 2021

Fees none

First Jury Award (Euro 3,500)
Second Jury Award - Cologne Producers' Award (Euro 1,800)
Third Jury Award (in-kind: one day of color grading)
Choices Audience Award (Euro 500)
WDR Award (up to 5,000 Euro for TV broadcast rights)

various technical services awards
WDR Award (up to 5,000 Euro for TV broadcast rights)

VR Award (500 Euro)

Media Coverage mostly regional, but also national coverage

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