The following is a list of the German films nominated or shortlisted for the Student Academy Award. Films which then received a Student Oscar are marked ().
- QUATSCH UND DIE NASENBÄRENBANDE / FIDDLESTICKS by Veit Helmer
- QUELLEN DES LEBENS, DIE / SOURCES OF LIFE by Oskar Roehler
- QUEST by Thomas Stellmach, Tyron Montgomery
- Quietsch / Squeak by Baran bo Odar