Participations August - September 2021

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

REYKJAVIK
18th International Film Festival · in theatres and online

30.9. - 10.10.2021

GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise


HAMBURG
29. Filmfest
30.9. - 9.10.2021


GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise
HINTERLAND by Stefan Ruzowitzky


NUREMBERG
12th International Human Rights Film Festival
· in theatres and online
29.9. - 6.10.2021


GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise



TOULOUSE
11e Festival International du Film d’Environnement FReDD
27.9. - 3.10.2021


WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


KHARKIV
5th MeetDocs Eastern Ukrainian Film Festival
· held in a hybrid version
26.9. - 2.10.2021


PLEASE HOLD THE LINE (BITTE WARTEN) by Pavel Cuzuioc
THE LAST AUSTRIANS (DIE LETZTEN ÖSTERREICHER) by Lukas Pitscheider


LEIRIA
1st EATSA Art & Tourism Film Festival
25.9. - 10.11.2021


AUSTRIA2AUSTRALIA by Andreas Buciuman, Dominik Bochis


CONSTANCE
24. Queergestreift Filmfestival · postponed from March to September/October
23.9. - 6.10.2021


GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise


AUSTIN, TX
17th Fantastic Fest · in-person and virtual screenings
23.9. - 30.9.2021


LUZIFER by Peter Brunner


BELGRADE
Days of Austrian Film
23.9. - 30.9.2021


OSKAR & LILLI (EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH) by Arash T. Riahi


ZURICH
17. Film Festival
23.9. - 3.10.2021


CHASING THE LINE (KLAMMER) by Andreas Schmied
GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise
WELCOME TO SIEGHEILKIRCHEN (AKA SNOTTY BOY) (WILLKOMMEN IN SIEGHEILKIRCHEN) by Marcus H. Rosenmüller, Santiago López Jover


MEXICO CITY
25° Festival Mix: Cine y Diversidad Sexual · postponed from May/June to September/October
22.9. - 15.10.2021


NARCISSUS AND GOLDMUND (NARZISS UND GOLDMUND) by Stefan Ruzowitzky


ST. ULRICH
4. Dolomitale Filmfestival

21.9. - 26.9.2021


THE LAST AUSTRIANS (DIE LETZTEN ÖSTERREICHER) by Lukas Pitscheider
WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


BEIJING
11th International Film Festival
· postponed twice: from April to August, then to September
21.9. - 29.9.2021


EPICENTRO by Hubert Sauper



WARSAW, WROCLAW, LODZ...
12th International LGBT Film Festival

17.9. - 3.10.2021


WHY NOT YOU (HOCHWALD) by Evi Romen


PRAGUE
28th International Film Festival - Febiofest · postponed from April to September
17.9. - 24.9.2021 (original dates 29.4. - 7.5.2021)


NARCISSUS AND GOLDMUND (NARZISS UND GOLDMUND) by Stefan Ruzowitzky
THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner



SYDNEY
4th Taiwan Film Festival in Australia · held in a hybrid format
16.9. - 30.9.2021


MONEYBOYS by C.B. Yi


HAMBURG
18. dokumentarfilmwoche · postponed from April to September
15.9. - 19.9.2021 (original dates 21.4. - 25.4.2021)


NOTES FROM THE UNDERWORLD (AUFZEICHNUNGEN AUS DER UNTERWELT) by Tizza Covi & Rainer Frimmel
PLEASE HOLD THE LINE (BITTE WARTEN) by Pavel Cuzuioc
RUNNING ON EMPTY (JETZT ODER MORGEN) by Lisa Weber


JAKARTA
21st ”Europe on Screen“ European Film Festival · held online
15.9. - 27.9.2021


FOX IN A HOLE (FUCHS IM BAU) by Arman T. Riahi
OSKAR & LILLI (EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH) by Arash T. Riahi


MÜHLDORF, BURGHAUSEN, HAGUE...
Biennale Bavaria International - Festival des Neuen Heimatfilms · postponed from April to September
15.9. - 19.9.2021 (original dates 21.4. - 25.4.2021)


DAVOS by Daniel Hoesl, Julia Niemann
MADISON by Kim Strobl
OSKAR & LILLI (EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH) by Arash T. Riahi
THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PLACE ON EARTH (DER SCHÖNSTE PLATZ AUF ERDEN) by Elke Groen
WEIYENA - THE LONG MARCH HOME (WEIYENA - EIN HEIMATFILM) by Weina Zhao, Judith Benedikt
WHY NOT YOU (HOCHWALD) by Evi Romen


OBERAUDORF
14. Musikfilmtage
15.9. - 19.9.2021


WELCOME TO SIEGHEILKIRCHEN (AKA SNOTTY BOY) (WILLKOMMEN IN SIEGHEILKIRCHEN) by Marcus H. Rosenmüller, Santiago López Jover


PORTO
3° Mostra de Cinema Europeu Europa 61
15.9. - 27.9.2021


FOX IN A HOLE (FUCHS IM BAU) by Arman T. Riahi


REGENSBURG
13. Transit - Filmfest Regensburg
15.9. - 19.9.2021


RUNNING ON EMPTY (JETZT ODER MORGEN) by Lisa Weber
THE TROUBLE WITH BEING BORN by Sandra Wollner


SOFIA
25th International Film Festival Autumn | Part 2 · taking place in 2 parts
14.9. - 30.9.2021 (original dates 11.3. - 21.3.2021)


OSKAR & LILLI (EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH) by Arash T. Riahi


MISKOLC
17th CineFest - International Film Festival
10.9. - 18.9.2021


PLEASE HOLD THE LINE (BITTE WARTEN) by Pavel Cuzuioc


BELGRADE
14th Beldocs International Documentary Film Festival · held in a hybrid version
9.9. - 16.9.2021


PLEASE HOLD THE LINE (BITTE WARTEN) by Pavel Cuzuioc


SARATOV
17th Saratov Sufferings International Documentary Drama Film Festival
9.9. - 15.9.2021


EVA-MARIA by Lukas Ladner


CAHUL, UNGHENI
6th MOLDOX International Documentary Film Festival for Social Change
8.9. - 19.9.2021


WOOD by Monica Lazurean Gorgan, Michaela Kirst, Ebba Sinzinger


MOSCOW
10th New Austrian Cinema Festival
8.9. - 12.9.2021


FOX IN A HOLE (FUCHS IM BAU) by Arman T. Riahi
RISKS AND SIDE EFFECTS (RISIKEN UND NEBENWIRKUNGEN) by Michael Kreihsl


SIBIU
28th Astra Film Festival · taking place outdoors, in cinemas and online
5.9. - 12.9.2021


THE BUBBLE by Valerie Blankenbyl


WARSAW, WROCLAW, LUBLIN...
18th Millennium Docs Against Gravity Film Festival · postponed from May to September, additional online screenings till October
3.9. - 12.9.2021 (original dates 14.5. - 23.5.2021)


GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze
WIRED FOR MUSIC - INSIDE THE WIENER SYMPHONIKER (TONSÜCHTIG - DIE WIENER SYMPHONIKER VON INNEN) by Iva Svarcová, Malte Ludin


BAD SAAROW
9. Film ohne Grenzen - Internationales Filmfestival
2.9. - 5.9.2021


THE FEVER (DAS FIEBER) by Katharina Weingartner
WHY NOT YOU (HOCHWALD) by Evi Romen


BRUSSELS
4th International Film Festival - BRIFF · postponed from June/July to August/September
1.9. - 11.9.2021 (original dates 22.6. - 3.7.2021)


MONEYBOYS by C.B. Yi


LUDWIGSHAFEN
17. Festival des deutschen Films · postponed by one week
1.9. - 19.9.2021 (original dates 25.8. - 12.9.2021)


MADISON by Kim Strobl


SCHWERIN
31. Filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern · postponed from May to late summer
31.8. - 5.9.2021


EPICENTRO by Hubert Sauper
EVA-MARIA by Lukas Ladner
MADISON by Kim Strobl
ME, WE by David Clay Diaz
OSKAR & LILLI (EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH) by Arash T. Riahi
RISKS AND SIDE EFFECTS (RISIKEN UND NEBENWIRKUNGEN) by Michael Kreihsl


SEOUL
23rd International Women's Film Festival

26.8. - 1.9.2021


SARGNAGEL by Sabine Hiebler & Gerhard Ertl


JERUSALEM
38th Film Festival
24.8. - 4.9.2021


GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise
MONEYBOYS by C.B. Yi


ESPOO
32nd Espoo Ciné International Film Festival

23.8. - 29.8.2021


GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze


LUSSAS
33e États généraux du film documentaire

22.8. - 28.8.2021


NOTES FROM THE UNDERWORLD (AUFZEICHNUNGEN AUS DER UNTERWELT) by Tizza Covi & Rainer Frimmel


BOSCO CHIESANUOVA
27. Film Festival della Lessinia
· held as a hybrid festival
20.8. - 29.8.2021


DAVOS by Daniel Hoesl, Julia Niemann


STARNBERG, SEEFELD, GAUTING...
15. Fünf Seen Film Festival - Internationales Festival des mitteleuropäischen Films

18.8. -31.8.2021


FOX IN A HOLE (FUCHS IM BAU) by Arman T. Riahi
RISKS AND SIDE EFFECTS (RISIKEN UND NEBENWIRKUNGEN) by Michael Kreihsl
SNOTTY BOY (ROTZBUB) by Marcus H. Rosenmüller, Santiago López Jover


ODESSA
12th International Film Festival

14.8. - 21.8.2021


GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise


SARAJEVO
27th Film Festival
· taking place in a hybrid version
13.8. - 20.8.2021


GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise
SOLDAT AHMET by Jannis Lenz


WELLINGTON, AUCKLAND, DUNEDIN...
German Film Festival · taking place in a hybrid version (online 17 - 26 September)
13.8. - 26.9.2021


DAVOS by Daniel Hoesl, Julia Niemann
FOX IN A HOLE (FUCHS IM BAU) by Arman T. Riahi
ONCE WERE REBELS (WAREN EINMAL REVOLUZZER) by Johanna Moder



QUERÉTARO
9° Doqumenta - Festival Internacional de Cine Documental
· held in a hybrid version
6.8. - 15.8.2021


GLORY TO THE QUEEN by Tatia Skhirtladze, Anna Khazaradze


MELBOURNE
69th International Film Festival
· taking place in cinemas, at the drive-in and online
5.8. - 22.8.2021


GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise


LOCARNO
74° Film Festival

4.8. - 14.8.2021


HINTERLAND by Stefan Ruzowitzky
LUZIFER by Peter Brunner


WEIMAR
KinderFilmFest

30.7. - 28.8.2021


MADISON by Kim Strobl


SHERBROOKE
8e Festival cinéma du monde | Part 2 - physical edition
29.7. - 28.8.2021


OSKAR & LILLI (EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH) by Arash T. Riahi


PALMA DE MALLORCA
11° Atlàntida Film Fest

26.7. - 1.8.2021


WHY NOT YOU (HOCHWALD) by Evi Romen


PAROS, SPETSES
10th Aegean Film Festival
18.7. - 2.8.2021


PLEASE HOLD THE LINE (BITTE WARTEN) by Pavel Cuzuioc


VALPARAÍSO
10° Ojo de Pescado - Festival Internacional de Cine para Niños, Niñas y Jóvenes
· held online
11.7. - 5.9.2021


OSKAR & LILLI (EIN BISSCHEN BLEIBEN WIR NOCH) by Arash T. Riahi


ZURICH, FRAUENFELD
24. Pink Apple - schwullesbisches Filmfestival · postponed by 10 days, additional events until October
7.5. – 31.10.2021


GREAT FREEDOM (GROSSE FREIHEIT) by Sebastian Meise (screening October 27)


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


EARTH (ERDE) by Nikolaus Geyrhalter
ROBOLOVE by Maria Arlamovsky