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Lünen Film Festival

Kinofest Lünen - Festival für deutsche Filme
Nennmann & Thies Festival UG
Im Hagen 3
44532 Lünen

Artistic Director
Sonja Hofmann

Year of Foundation 1990

Event Date from 23 November 2021 till 27 November 2021

Event Date

in Lünen, Germany

Sections Lüdia Competition (new films from Germany), Short Film Competition, Children's Films

Category Documentary, Feature, Short

Terms of Entry 2021 regulations not yet published, 2020 terms:
productions may not be older than one year, all lengths possible, previous participation in other festivals possible

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


Format DCP, DVD, Blu-ray, HD QuickTime

Registration Deadline deadline and regulations not yet published

Fees none

Attendance Figures 8,200

Participants of the Film Industry mostly German producers, distributors, exhibitors, marketing experts

Prizes/Awards Lüdia - Lünen Audience Award for a Feature Film (Euro 15,000)
Rakete Jury Award - Best Children's Film (Euro 5,000)
Best Short Film (Euro 3,000)
Best Acting Jury Award (Euro 3,000)

Number of Films Shown about 25 feature length films and 20 short films

Media Coverage solid local and regional and national print in trade magazines, TV and radio coverage

Evaluation Because of its modest size, this festival, dedicated exclusively to German films, offers one of the most pleasant atmospheres in the German festival scene. The number of premieres is limited and the press coverage is mostly national.

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