Participations January - April 2021

Due to the risk of infection by the coronavirus, many film festivals have been cancelled or postponed or/and held online.

TAIPEI
12th TIDF Taiwan International Documentary Festival

30.4. - 9.5.2021


SPACE DOGS by Elsa Kremser & Levin Peter


TRENTO
69. Trento Film Festival
· taking place as a digital edition
30.4. - 9.5.2021


WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


JEONJU
22nd International Film Festival
· taking place in a hybrid form
29.4. - 8.5.2021


GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze


LOS ANGELES, CA
16th SEEfest - South East European Film Festival
· held as a hybrid edition
28.4. - 5.5.2021


BITTE WARTEN by Pavel Cuzuioc
GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze


FRANKFURT
14. Lichter Filmfest Frankfurt International
· held on streaming platform
27.4. - 2.5.2021


THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner


KRISTIANSAND
24th International Children’s Film Festival
· taking place in a hybrid form
27.4. - 2.5.2021


MADISON by Kim Strobl


PORTO
41st Fantasporto - Oporto International Film Festival
· postponed from February/March to April/May
26.4. - 4.5.2021 (original dates 26.2. - 6.3.2021)


THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner


MIAMI, FL
23rd OUTshine LGBTQ+ Film Festival
· taking place in a hybrid version
23.4. - 2.5.2021


NARZISS UND GOLDMUND by Stefan Ruzowitzky


COPENHAGEN
18th CPH:DOX - International Documentary Film Festival
· postponed from March to April/May and duration extended - held as hybrid edition
21.4. - 12.5.2021 (original dates 17.3. - 28.3.2021)


EPICENTRO by Hubert Sauper


WIESBADEN
21. "goEast" Festival des mittel- und osteuropäischen Films
· held online
20.4. - 26.4.2021


BITTE WARTEN by Pavel Cuzuioc
GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze
SPACE DOGS by Elsa Kremser & Levin Peter


BELGRADE
67th + 68th Martovsky Festival - Documentary and Short Film Festival
· postponed from March to April
19.4. - 25.4.2021 (original dates 22.3. - 28.3.2021)


GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze


THE HAGUE
23rd Movies that Matter Festival
· taking place online
16.4. - 25.4.2021


WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


NYON
52e Visions du Réel - Festival International de cinéma
· held predominantly in a virtual format
15.4. - 25.4.2021


SOLDAT AHMET by Jannis Lenz
THE BUBBLE by Valerie Blankenbyl


BOLZANO
34. Bolzano Film Festival Bozen
· taking place online
13.4. - 18.4.2021


GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze
HOCHWALD by Evi Romen
SPACE DOGS by Elsa Kremser & Levin Peter


KANSAS CITY, MO
25th KC FilmFest International
· taking place online
12.4. - 18.4.2021


GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze


SYDNEY
“Antenna Selects”
· Festival 2020 replaced by year-round screenings between September 2020 and August 2021 (original dates 15.10. - 25.10.2020)
10.4.2021


EPICENTRO by Hubert Sauper


ZURICH
films for future Festival
· postponed (dates tba)
(original dates 8.4. - 30.4.2021)


WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


SÃO PAULO, RIO DE JANEIRO
26th It’s All True - International Documentary Film Festival
· held entirely online
8.4. - 18.4.2021


GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze


AMSTERDAM
37th Imagine Film Festival
· held entirely online
7.4. - 17.4.2021


THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner


CAIRO
13th Panorama of the European Film
· postponed from January to April
1.4. - 10.4.2021 (original dates 13.1. - 22.1.2021)


AUFZEICHNUNGEN AUS DER UNTERWELT by Tizza Covi & Rainer Frimmel


THESSALONIKI
23rd Documentary Festival - TDF | Special Program
· online
1.4. - 4.4.2021


BITTE WARTEN by Pavel Cuzuioc


CARTAGENA DE INDIAS
60° Festival Internacional de Cine - FICCI INTERRUPTUS · open air screenings from March till October
27.3. - October 2021


ERDE by Nikolaus Geyrhalter
ROBOLOVE by Maria Arlamovsky


KIEV
18th Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival · held in a hybrid format
26.3. - 4.4.2021


EPICENTRO by Hubert Sauper


TORONTO
4th Pendance Film Festival · held as virtual festival
26.3. - 28.3.2021


THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner



LJUBLJANA
23rd Doc Film Festival
· taking place as VOD film festival
24.3. - 31.3.2021


AUFZEICHNUNGEN AUS DER UNTERWELT by Tizza Covi & Rainer Frimmel


BRATISLAVA
28th International Film Festival Febiofest · cancelled!

24.3. - 30.3.2021


SPACE DOGS by Elsa Kremser & Levin Peter


SONOMA, CA
24th International Film Festival
· held as virtual festival with a few drive-in presentations
24.3. - 28.3.2021


BROT - DAS WUNDER, DAS WIR TÄGLICH ESSEN by Harald Friedl


VILNIUS
26th International Film Festival “Kino Pavasaris”
· taking place on streaming platforms and in hotel rooms through TV
18.3. - 5.4.2021


HOCHWALD by Evi Romen


MEXICO CITY
11° FICUNAM - Festival Internacional de Cine de la UNAM · held entirely online
18.3. - 28.3.2021


EPICENTRO by Hubert Sauper


WASHINGTON, DC
29th Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital
· held as virtual festival
18.3. - 28.3.2021


ERDE by Nikolaus Geyrhalter
WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


MALMÖ
38th BUFF International Film Festival for Children & Young People
· taking place online
13.3. - 19.3.2021


EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH by Arash T. Riahi


VANCOUVER
KDocsFF Social Justice Film Festival
· held online
12.3. - 21.3.2021


WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


SOFIA
25th International Film Festival | Part 1 Hybrid
· taking place in 2 parts
11.3. - 31.3.2021


EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH by Arash T. Riahi


SCHWANDORF, AMBERG, NITTENAU...
Zwickl Roadshow - Schwandorfer Dokumentarfilmtage
· postponed to the fall (dates tba)
(original dates 6.3. - 21.3.2021)


AUFZEICHNUNGEN AUS DER UNTERWELT by Tizza Covi & Rainer Frimmel


SARASOTA, FL
22nd Through Women’s Eyes International Film Festival
· held as a virtual festival
5.3. - 8.3.2021


WEIYENA - EIN HEIMATFILM by Weina Zhao, Judith Benedikt


OSLO
13th Human Rights Human Wrongs International Documentary Film Festival
· held entirely online
1.3. - 7.3.2021


WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


MONTREAL
24e Festival International du Film pour Enfants - FIFEM
· held online
27.2. - 7.3.2021


EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH by Arash T. Riahi
MADISON by Kim Strobl


BOSTON, MA
46th Sci Fi Film Festival · held as virtual festival
10.2. - 15.2.2021


THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner


PRAGUE, BRNO
15. Das Filmfest - Festival deutschsprachiger Filme · physical festival 2020 cancelled, special online edition taking place in February 2021
8.2. - 14.2.2021 (original dates 20.10. - 6.11.2020)


BROT - DAS WUNDER, DAS WIR TÄGLICH ESSEN by Harald Friedl
EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH by Arash T. Riahi
GLÜCK GEHABT by Peter Payer


BANGKOK
Open Air Film Series - German Language Cinema

2.2. - 5.4.2021


HOCHWALD by Evi Romen
THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner


WÜRZBURG
47. Internationale(s) Filmwoche(nende)
· held online, duration extended from a weekend to a whole week
28.1. - 3.2.2021 (original dates 28.1. - 31.1.2021)


DER SCHÖNSTE PLATZ AUF ERDEN by Elke Groen
FUCHS IM BAU by Arman T. Riahi


TRIESTE
32nd Trieste Film Festival
· taking place online
21.1. - 30.1.2021 (original dates 21.1. - 28.1.2021)


BITTE WARTEN by Pavel Cuzuioc


LISBON
18° KINO - Mostra de Cinema de Expressão Alemã
· taking place in a hybrid version
21.1. - 27.1.2021


GLÜCK GEHABT by Peter Payer
JETZT ODER MORGEN by Lisa Weber


BIARRITZ
3rd FIPADOC - Festival International Documentaire
· postponed to a later date
original dates 18.1. - 24.1.2021


BITTE WARTEN by Pavel Cuzuioc
GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze
WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


SAARBRÜCKEN
42. Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis
· held entirely online
17.1. - 24.1.2021


DAVOS by Daniel Hoesl, Julia Niemann
FUCHS IM BAU by Arman T. Riahi


OSTEND
14th Film Festival
· taking place as FFO Nights throughout the year
original dates 15.1. - 23.1.2021


EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH by Arash T. Riahi
THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner


CAIRO
13th Panorama of the European Film
· postponed to a later date
original dates 13.1. - 22.1.2021


AUFZEICHNUNGEN AUS DER UNTERWELT by Tizza Covi & Rainer Frimmel


KOLKATA
26th International Film Festival
· postponed from November 2020 to January 2021 and held primarily online
8.1. - 15.1.2021 (original dates 5.11. - 12.11.2020)


EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH by Arash T. Riahi


LJUBLJANA
6. Tage des deutschsprachigen Films
· Festival postponed from November 2020 to 2021
4.11.2020 - 30.6.2021 (original dates 4.11. - 8.11.2020)


WAREN EINMAL REVOLUZZER by Johanna Moder