SHORT NEWS

Festival Calendar + Corona Update

ZURICH, GENEVE, LUGANO, ARCHAMPS...
Festival du Film Vert, 1.3. - 15.4.2020 - cancelled!

BRUSSELS
Offscreen Film Festival, 4.3. - 22.3.2020 - last 2 weeks cancelled!


LUXEMBOURG
Luxembourg City Film Festival, 5.3. - 15.3.2020 - last 3 days cancelled!

GENEVA
International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights, 6.3. - 15.3.2020 - cancelled!

MIAMI, FL
Film Festival, 6.3. - 15.3.2020 - festival ended March 12th

CHICAGO, IL
European Union Film Festival, 6.3. - 2.4.2020 - festival ended March 15th

BERN
International Innovation Film Festival, 10.3. - 14.3.2020 - festival ended March 12th

CARTAGENA DE INDIAS
Festival Internacional de Cine – FICCI, 11.3. - 16.3.2020 - cancelled!

ZURICH
Filmtage ”Yesh! Neues aus der jüdischen Filmwelt”, 12.3. - ­ 19.3.2020 - festival ended March 15th

LONDON
Human Rights Watch International Film Festival, 12.3. - 20.3.2020 - cancelled!

WASHINGTON, DC
Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital, 12.3. - 22.3.2020 - cancelled!

AMSTERDAM
Roze Filmdagen - LGBTQ Film Festival, 12.3. - 22.3.2020 - cancelled!

MAMERS
Mamers en Mars festival de films européens, 13.3. - 15.3.2020 - cancelled!

AUSTIN, TX
SXSW Film Festival, 13.3. - 21.3.2020 - cancelled!

PARIS
Cinéma du réel - festival international du film documentaire, 13.3. - 22.3.2020 - cancelled!

CRETEIL
Festival International de Films de Femmes, 13.3. - 22.3.2020 - cancelled!

ZAGREB
ZagrebDox - International Documentary Film Festival, 15.3. - 22.3.2020 - postponed!

SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA
International Film Festival - SLO Film Fest, 17.3. - 22.3.2020 - cancelled!

MARSEILLE
RISC - Rencontres Internationales Sciences & Cinemas, 18.3. - 22.3.2020 - postponed to 2021

LONDON
BFI Flare: London LGBTQ+ Film Festival, 18.3. - 29.3.2020 - cancelled!

COPENHAGEN
CPH:DOX – International Documentary Film Festival, 18.3. - 5.4.2020 - digital version taking place

CHICAGO, IL
Comedy Film Festival, 19.3. - 22.3.2020 - cancelled!

VILNIUS
International Film Festival “Kino pavasaris”, 19.3. - 2.4.2020 - taking place on streaming platforms

SINGAPORE
Happiness Film Festival, 20.3. - 21.3.2020 - postponed to the second half of the year

ALESSANDRIA
Film Festival, 20.3. - 22.3.2020 - cancelled!

THE HAGUE
Movies that Matter Festival, 20.3. - 28.3.2020 - digital version taking place

FRIBOURG
Festival International de Films de Fribourg, 20.3. - 28.3.2020 - cancelled!

NUREMBERG
Filmfestival Türkei Deutschland, 20.3. - 29.3.2020 - postponed to the fall

MALMÖ
BUFF International Film Festival for Children & Young People, 21.3. - 27.3.2020 - postponed to the fall

RECKLINGHAUSEN
Kirchliches Filmfestival, 25.3. - 29.3.2020 - cancelled!

NEW YORK, NY
New Directors/New Films, 25.3. - 5.4.2020 - postponed!

SEBASTOPOL, CA
Documentary Film Festival, 26.3. - 29.3.2020 - postponed and held as a pared-down virtual festival “Documentaries Make House Calls”

CHILMARK, MA
The Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival, 26.3. - 29.3.2020 - postponed and held as a summer drive-in throughout July and August!

METZ
Festival du Film Subversif, 26.3. - 29.3.2020 - postponed!

ANNAPOLIS, MD
Film Festival, 26.3. - 29.3.2020 - taking place on streaming platforms

SÃO PAULO, RIO DE JANEIRO
It’s All True - International Documentary Film Festival, 26.3. - 5.4.2020 - taking place online

AUBAGNE
Festival International du Film, 30.3. - 4.4.2020 - digital version taking place

SAAS-FEE
Filmfest, 30.3. - 5.4.2020 - postponed to the fall

SYDNEY
Transitions Film Festival, 1.4. - 4.4.2020 - cancelled/postponed!

GHENT
Courtisane Festival, 1.4. - 5.4.2020 - cancelled!

BEAUNE
Festival International du Film Policier, 1.4. - 5.4.2020 - cancelled!

BELFAST
Film Festival, 1.4. - 9.4.2020 - postponed to November

MEMPHIS, TN
Comedy Festival, 2.4. - 5.4.2020 - postponed!

DURHAM, NC
Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, 2.4. - 5.4.2020 - cancelled!

MADISON, WI
Wisconsin Film Festival, 2.4. - 9.4.2020 - cancelled!

NICOSIA, LIMASSOL
Cyprus Film Days - International Festival, 3.4. - 11.4.2020 - cancelled!

BRUSSELS
International Fantastic Film Festival, 7.4. - 19.4.2020 - cancelled!

ISMAILIA
International Film Festival for Documentaries & Shorts, 8.4. - 14.4.2020 - postponed!

SAN FRANCISCO, CA
International Film Festival, 8.4. - 21.4.2020 - cancelled!

JAKARTA
“Europe on Screen“ European Film Festival, 9.4. - 19.4.2020 - postponed!

HAMBURG
Dokumentarfilmwoche, 15.4. - 19.4.2020 - cancelled!

PORDENONE
Pordenone Docs Fest - Le Voci dell’Inchiesta, 15.4. - 19.4.2020 - postponed!

BERLIN
achtung berlin - new berlin film award, 15.4. - 22.4.2020 - postponed!

NEW YORK, NY
Tribeca Film Festival, 15.4. - 26.4.2020 - postponed/cancelled!

BUENOS AIRES
Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente (BAFICI), 15.4. - 26.4.2020 - cancelled!

CLEVELAND, OH
International Film Festival, 15.4. - 28.4.2020 (original dates 25.3. - 5.4.2020) - was cancelled and took place later online

TEHRAN
Fajr International Film Festival, 16.4. - 24.4.2020 - postponed to 2021

TIBURON, CA
International Film Festival, 17.4. - 23.4.2020 - postponed!

HOUSTON, TX
WorldFest - International Independent Film Festival, 17.4. - 26.4.2020 - postponed!

LAS PALMAS DE GRAN CANARIA
Festival Internacional de Cine, 17.4. - 26.4.2020 - postponed!

NYON
Visions du Réel - Festival International de cinema, 17.4. - 2.5.2020 (original dates 24.4. - 2.5.2020) - taking place online

NEW YORK
Art of the Real Film Festival, 18.4. - 28.4.2020 - postponed!

BRASILIA
Festival Internacional de Cinema - BIFF, 21.4. - 26.4.2020 - taking place online

FRANKFURT
Lichter Filmfest Frankfurt International, 21.4. - 26.4.2020 - taking place online

CUERNAVACA
Cinema Planeta - Environmental Film Festival, 22.4. - 5.6.2020 (original dates 21.4. - 26.4.2020) - taking place online

PARIS
ÉCU - The European Independent Film Festival, 23.4. - 26.4.2020 - taking place as online festival

WASHINGTON, DC
International Film Festival, 23.4. - 3.5.2020 - postponed to the fall

ROME
Immaginaria - International Film Festival of Lesbians & Other Rebellious Women, 24.4. - 26.4.2020 (original dates 27.3. - 29.3.2020) - postponed!

KIEV
Docudays UA International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, 24.4. - 3.5.2020 (original dates 20.3. - 29.3.2020) - postponed and held online

MEXICO CITY
15th Ambulante Gira de Documentales, 29.4. - 28.5.2020 (original dates 19.3. - 28.5.2020) - postponed and held online

MARFA, TX
CineMarfa Film Festival, 30.4. - 3.5.2020 - cancelled!

TARIFA
Festival de Cine Africano FCAT, 30.4. - 9.5.2020 - postponed!

BARCELONA
D’A Film Festival, 30.4. - 10.5.2020 - taking place online

BOSTON, MA
Global Cinema Film Festival of Boston, 1.5. - 3.5.2020 (original dates 20.3. - 22.3.2020) - postponed from March to May and finally cancelled

TAIPEI
Taiwan International Documentary Festival, 1.5. - 10.5.2020 - postponed to 2021

BIRMINGHAM
Flatpack Film Festival, 1.5. - 17.5.2020 (original dates 5.5. - 10.5.2020) - physical festival cancelled, home entertainment edition taking place

MILAN
Festival del Cinema Africano, Asia e America Latina, 2.5. - 10.5.2020 (original dates 21.3. - 29.3.2020) - postponed from March to May and finally to the fall

MADRID
DocumentaMadrid International Film Festival, 4.5. - 10.5.2020 - postponed!

WIESBADEN
“goEast” Festival des mittel- und osteuropäischen Films, 5.5. - 11.5.2020 - taking place online

SCHWERIN
Filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, 5.5. - 10.5.2020 - taking place online as FILMKUNSTzuHause

NUORO
IsReal - Festival di Cinema del Reale, 6.5. - 10.5.2020 - postponed from May to October

MUNICH
DOK.fest Internationales Dokumentarfilmfestival, 6.5. - 24.5.2020 (original dates 6.5. - 17.5.2020) - taking place as online film festival

LIEGE
Festival International du Film Policier, 7.5. - 10.5.2020 - cancelled!

ANKARA
“Flying Broom” International Women’s Film Festival, 7.5. - 14.5.2020 - taking place online

WASHINGTON, DC
Jewish Film Festival, 7.5. - 24.5.2020 - postponed!

AUCKLAND, WELLINGTON, DUNEDIN...
Resene Architecture + Design Festival, 7.5. - 24.6.2020 - cancelled!

HAAPSALU
Horror and Fantasy Film Festival, 8.5. - 10.5.2020 (original dates 30.4. - 3.5.2020) - taking place online

CANNES
Festival de Cannes, 12.5. - 23.5.2020 - postponed from May to June/July, selection announced in June, festival cancelled
Quinzaine des Réalisateurs, 13.5. - 23.5.2020 - cancelled!
Semaine de la Critique, 13.5. - 21.5.2020 - cancelled!

SINGAPORE
European Union Film Festival, 13.5. - 24.5.2020 - postponed to 2021

MELBOURNE, CANBERRA
Human Rights Arts & Film Festival, 14.5. - 30.5.2020 - postponed!

SEATTLE, WA
International Film Festiva, 14.5. - 7.6.2020 - cancelled!

PORTO
Europa Film Fest, 15.5. - 21.5.2020 - taking place online

MINNEAPOLIS ST. PAUL, MN
International Film Festival, 15.5. - 23.5.2020 (original dates 9.4. - 25.4.2020) - postponed and held online

SINGAPORE
International Festival of Arts, 15.5. - 31.5.2020 - cancelled!

BUENOS AIRES
Festival Internacional de Cine Politico FICiP, 18.5. - 27.5.2020 - postponed!

THESSALONIKI
Documentary Festival, 19.5. - 28.5.2020 (original dates 6.3. - 15.3.2020) - postponed from March to May and held online

BARCELONA
DocsBarcelona International Documentary Film Festival, 19.5. - 31.5.2020 - taking place online

EL PALOMAR
EPA CINE - Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente, 20.5. - 25.5.2020 - postponed!

NEW DELHI
Habitat International Film Festival, 21.5. - 31.5.2020 (original dates 13.3. - 23.3.2020) - indefinitely postponed!

SAKATOON
Let’s Talk About Water Film Festival, 21.5. - 25.6.2020 - taking place online

PANAMA CITY
International Film Festival, 22.5. - 26.5.2020 (original dates 26.3. - 1.4.2020) - postponed from March to May and held online

BERGAMO
Film Meeting, 23.5. - 31.5.2020 (original dates 7.3. - 15.3.2020) - postponed from March to May and finally cancelled

TORONTO
Jewish Film Festival, 27.5. - 7.6.2020 (in theatre 22.10. – 1.11.2020) - taking place online

JEONJU
International Film Festival, 28.5. - 6.6.2020 (original dates 30.4. - 9.5.2020) - postponed & competition sections held with no public audience

TORONTO
Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, 28.5. - 6.6.2020 (original dates 30.4. - 10.5.2020) - postponed - taking place online

BERLIN
Globale Film Festival, 29.5. - 31.5.2020 - postponed to 2021

CRACOW
Film Festival, 31.5. - 7.6.2020 - taking place online

NEW YORK
NYC Independent Film Festival, 1.6. - 7.6.2020 (original dates 10.5. - 17.5.2020) - postponed - taking place online

OSLO
Oslo Pix International Film Festival, 1.6. - 7.6.2020 - cancelled!

BASEL
Bildrausch - Filmfest Basel, 2.6. - 7.6.2020 - cancelled!

LISBON
Arquiteturas Film Festival, 2.6. - 7.6.2020 - postponed to 2021

CURITIBA
Olhar de Cinema - Festival Internacional de Curitiba, 3.6. - 11.6.2020 - postponed!

SYDNEY
Film Festival, 3.6. - 14.6.2020 - cancelled, only reduced digital version taking place (10.6. - 21.6.2020)

CHICAGO, IL
Cinepocalypse - Music Box Genre Festival, 4.6. - 7.6.2020 - postponed to 2021

MADRID
FILMADRID Festival Internacional de Cine, 5.6. - 13.6.2020 - cancelled, only one section presented online

BOLOGNA
Biografilm Festival - International Celebration of Lives, 5.6. - 15.6.2020 - taking place online

ISTANBUL
Documentarist - Istanbul Documentary Days, 6.6. - 16.6.2020 - postponed to the end of the year

CHELTENHAM
International Film Festival, 8.6.- 14.6.2020 (original dates 25.5.-31.5.2020) - postponed from May to June and held online

BOLZANO
Bolzano Film Festival Bozen, 9.6. - 14.6.2020 (original dates 21.4. -26.4.2020) - postponed and finally cancelled!

LJUBLJANA
Doc Film Festival, 9.6. - 16.6.2020 (original dates 11.3. - 18.3.2020, postponed to 6.5. - 13.5.2020) - postponed from March to May, finally to June

SODANKYLÄ
Midnight Sun Film Festival, 10.6. - 14.6.2020 - taking place online

EMDEN-NORDERNEY
Internationales Filmfest, 10.6. - 17.6.2020 - cancelled!

SHEFFIELD
Doc/Fest, 10.6. - 10.7.2020 (original dates 4.6. - 9.6.2020) - taking place on online platform

NEW YORK, NY
Human Rights Watch Film Festival, 11.6. - 20.6.2020 - digital version taking place

PESARO
Mostra Internazionale del Nuovo Cinema, 13.6. - 20.6.2020 - postponed!

VALLETTA
Film Festival, 14.6. - 23.6.2020 - cancelled!

MILAN
FOG Triennale Milano Performing Arts, 15.6. - 30.9.2020 (original dates 12.3. - 4.6.2020) - postponed to the summer

LONG BEACH ISLAND, NJ
Lighthouse International Film Festival, 16.6. - 20.6.2020 (original dates 4.6. - 7.6.2020) - taking place in drive-in venues and online

PRAGUE, BRNO, OSTRAVA
Days of European Film, 16.6. - 23.6.2020 (original dates 22.4. - 29.4.2020) - postponed from April to June

DEAUVILLE
Green Awards, 17.6. - 18.6.2020 - taking place online

WASHINGTON, DC & SILVER SPRING, MD
AFI DOCS Film Festival, 17.6. - 21.6.2020 - taking place online

BUENOS AIRES 
FINCA - Festival Internacional de Cine Ambiental, 17.6. - 24.6.2020 (original dates 27.5. - 3.6.2020) - taking place online

EDINBURGH
International Film Festival, 17.6. - 28.6.2020 - postponed!

VANCOUVER
DOXA Documentary Film Festival, 18.6. - 26.6.2020 (original dates 7.5. - 17.5.2020) - postponed from May to June and held online

NEW YORK, NY
SR Socially Relevant Film Festival, 18.6. - 28.6.2020 (original dates 16.3. - 22.3.2020) - postponed from March to June and held online

SHARM EL-SHEIKH
Film Festival, 19.6. - 23.6.2020 - postponed!

KOSICE
Art Film Fest, 19.6. - 27.6.2020 - postponed to 2021

CANNES
Marché du Film, 22.6. - 26.6.2020 (original dates 12.5. - 21.5.2020) - taking place online in June

CALGARY
Underground Film Festival, 22.6. - 28.6.2020 (original dates 20.4. - 26.4.2020) - postponed from April to June and held online

BRUSSELS
International Film Festival – BRIFF, 24.6. - 4.7.2020 - postponed!

LOS ANGELES, CA

SEEfest - South East European Film Festival, 24.6. - 16.8.2020 (original dates 29.4. - 6.5.2020) - postponed from April/May to June - August and held online!

MELLIONNEC
Rencontres du film documentaire, 25.6. - 28.6.2020 - cancelled!

IVANOVO
International Film Festival Andrey Tarkovsky “Zerkalo”, 25.6. - 30.6.2020 - held online

BARCELONA
BCN Film Fest, 25.6. - 2.7.2020 (original dates 17.4. - 24.4.2020) - postponed from April to June

MUNICH
Filmfest, 25.6. - 4.7.2020 - cancelled!

DUBUQUE, IA
Julien Dubuque International Film Festival, 25.6. - 13.7.2020 (original dates 22.4. - 26.4.2020) - postponed from April to June/July and held online

SOFIA
International Film Festival, 25.6. - 19.7.2020 (original dates 12.3. - 22.3.2020) - postponed from March to June/July (online, open air, and cinema screenings)

LA ROCHELLE
Festival International du Film, 26.6. - 5.7.2020 - cancelled!

ISCHIA
18° Film Festival, 27.6. - 4.7.2020 - taking place in a hybrid version

ZAGREB
Festival of Tolerance - JFF, 28.6. - 4.7.2020 - postponed from April to October, then held in June/July as open air festival

TUNIS
Manarat Festival du Cinéma Méditerranéen de Tunisie, 1.7. - 7.7.2020 - postponed to 2021

WARSAW
“Cinema in Sneakers” Film Festival for Children and Youth, 1.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 30.5. - 7.6.2020) - postponed from May/June to August and held online

KARLOVY VARY
International Film Festival, 3.7. - 11.7.2020 - cancelled!

NEUCHÂTEL
International Fantastic Film Festival, 3.7. - 11.7.2020 - postponed to 2021

HONG KONG
Film Art International Film Festival, 4.7. - 7.7.2020 - cancelled!

GALWAY
Film Fleadh, 7.7. - 12.7.2020 - taking place online

PERTH
Revelation International Film Festival, online fest 9.7. - 19.7.2020, physical festival 2.12. - 13.12.2020 (original dates 2.7. - 15.7.2020) - physical festival postponed from July to September/October, later to December; online program in July

TULCEA
Pelicam International Film Festival on Environment & People, 10.7. - 19.7.2020 (original dates 18.6. - 21.6.2020) - postponed from June to July and held online

TAORMINA
TaorminaFilmFest, 11.7. - 19.7.2020 (original dates 28.6. - 4.7.2020) - postponed and held online

SOPOT
Film Festival, 11.7. - 24.7.2020 (original dates 11.7. - 19.7.2020) - extended by five days

PROVINCETOWN, MA
Film Festival, 16.7. - 19.7.2020 (original dates 17.6. - 21.6.2020) - taking place as modified festival with drive-in and virtual screenings

TIMISOARA & GOTTLOB
Ceau, Cinema! Film Festival, 16.7. - 19.7.2020 - limited edition with open air screenings

SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Jewish Film Festival, 16.7. - 2.8.2020 - postponed!

MAYKOP
Maykop International Film Festival, 17.7. - 19.7.2020 - postponed!

MELBOURNE
MQFF Queer Film Festival, 17.7. - 19.7.2020(original dates 12.3. - 23.3.2020) - postponed and held online

AVANCA
International Meeting of Cinema, TV, Video & Multimedia, 17.7. - 26.7.2020 - Drive-In Cinema

MARSEILLE
FIDMarseille - Festival International de Cinéma, 22.7. - 26.7.2020 (original dates 7.7. - 13.7.2020) – new dates!
FIDLab 6.7. – 10.7.2020 - online

KARLSRUHE
Internationales Beyond Filmfestival, 23.7. - 26.7.2020 - held online

AUCKLAND, WELLINGTON
New Zealand International Film Festival, 24.7. - 2.8.2020 (original dates 23.7. – 16.8.2020) - taking place online

BOSTON
Wicked Queer - LGBT Film Festival, 24.7. - 2.8.2020 (original dates 2.4. - 12.4.2020) - postponed from April to July/August and held online

PORTO ALEGRE
FANTASPOA - Festival Internacional de Cinema Fantástico, 24.7. - 2.8.2020 (original dates 14.5. - 31.5.2020 - postponed from May to July/August and held online!

SHANGHAI
International Film Festival, 25.7. - 2.8.2020 (original dates 13.6. - 22.6.2020) - postponed from June to July and held as hybrid edition (theater, outdoor and online screenings)

ARIANO IRPINO
8th Ariano International Film Festival, 27.7. - 2.8.2020 - taking place online

MONTREAL
Cinéma sous les étoiles de Funambules Médias, 28.7. - 24.9.2020 - taking place online

MOTOVUN, SPLIT, ZAGREB, DUBROVNIK...
Motovun Film Festival - Touring Croatia, 30.7. - 6.9.2020 (original dates 30.7. - 1.8.2020) - taking place as touring festival in several cities

SONOMA, CA
International Film Festival, 30.7. - 2.8.2020 (original dates 25.3. - 29.3.2020) - postponed from March to July/August (drive-in, outdoor and virtual cinema)

CLUJ-NAPOCA
Transilvania International Film Festival, 31.7. - 9.8.2020 (original dates 29.5. - 7.6.2020) - postponed from May/June to July/August - outdoor screenings

ESPINHO
FEST - New Directors | New Films Festival, 2.8. - 9.8.2020 (original dates 22.6. - 29.6.2020) - postponed from June to August

SAN VITO LO CAPO
SiciliAmbiente Film Festival, 4.8. - 8.8.2020 (original dates 3.7. - 10.7.2020) - postponed from July to August

LOCARNO
Film Festival, 5.8. - 15.8.2020 - cancelled (short film festival “For the Future of Films” taking place instead)
Semaine del la critique, 7.8. - 14.8.2020 - cancelled!

ALMATY
Qara Film Festival, 6.8. - 9.8.2020) - postponed from April to August and held online

MELBOURNE
International Film Festival, 6.8. - 23.8.2020 - physical festival cancelled in April, now "MIFF 68 ½" online festival taking place

GOLENA DEL FURLO
Festival Internazionale del Cinema NatuRurale, 7.8. - 9.8.2020 - cancelled!

PRIZREN
Dokufest - International Documentary and Short Film Festival, 7.8. - 25.8.2020 (original dates 7.8. - 15.8.2020) - taking place online

RINCÓN
International Film Festival, 7.8. - 6.9.2020 - Festival held as online event

PALIC
European Film Festival, 8.8. - 14.8.2020 (original dates 18.7. - 24.7.2020) - postponed twice (from July to August and postponed again to a later date)

TARTU
Love Film Festival tARTuFF, 10.8. - 15.8.2020 - open air and online

TBILISI
CinéDOC-Tbilisi International Documentary Film Festival, 12.8. - 28.8.2020 (original dates 23.4. - 27.4.2020) - postponed from April to August, taking place in a hybrid version

SARAJEVO
Film Festival, 14.8. - 21.8.2020 - taking place online

SAN JOSE, CA
Cinequest Film Festival, 16.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 3.3. - 15.3.2020) - 2nd week postponed to August, held as Summer Edition

LUSSAS
États généraux du film documentaire, 16.8. - 5.9.2020 (original dates 16.8. - 22.8.2020) - taking place oline and with live screenings

GOYANG CITY
17th EBS International Documentary Film Festival, 17.8. - 23.8.2020 - screenings on TV, theatrical screenings cancelled

HONG KONG
International Film Festival, 18.8. - 31.8.2020 (original dates 24.3. - 6.4.2020) - postponed from March/April to August and finally cancelled!

GIFFONI
Film Festival, taking place in 4 parts, starting 18.8.2020, ending 30.12.2020 (original dates 16.7. - 25.7.2020):
Part 1: 18.8. – 23.8.2020
Part 2: 25.8. – 29.8.2020
Part 3: September, October, November
Part 4: 26.12. – 30.12.2020

CAPE TOWN & JOHANNESBURG
Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, 20.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 4.6. - 14.6.2020) - postponed from June to August and held online

PAROS, PATMOS
Aegean Film Festival, 20.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 14.7. - 26.7.2020) - postponed from July to August

RIO DE JANEIRO
Festival ECRÃ, 20.8. - 30.8.2020 - taking place online

MONTREAL
Fantasia International Film Festival, 20.8. - 2.9.2020 (original dates 16.7. - 5.8.2020) - postponed by five weeks and held as virtual festival

BUCHAREST
One World Romania International Human Rights & Documentary Festival, 21.8. - 28.8.2020 (original dates 20.3. - 29.3.2020) - postponed from March to August

BEVERLY HILLS, CA
The Method Fest Film Festival, 21.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 20.3. - 26.3.2020, postponed to 29.5. - 4.6.2020) - postponed from March to May/June and finally to August

BOSCO CHIESANUOVA
Film Festival della Lessinia, 21.8. - 30.8.2020 - taking place in cinema and online

MOSCOW
International Documentary Film Festival DOKer, 21.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 24.6. - 30.6.2020) - postponed from June to August

TORONTO
Future of Film Showcase, 21.8. - 4.9.2020 (original date: 14.5.2020) - postponed from May to August/September and held online

DOUARNENEZ
Festival de Cinéma, 22.8. - 29.8.2020 - postponed to 2021

BARI
Bif&st - Bari International Film Festival, 22.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 21.3. – 28.3.2020) - initially postponed from March to September, then new dates set for August

BEIJING
International Film Festival, 22.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 19.4. - 26.4.2020) - postponed from April to August and held as hybrid edition

KIEV
International Film Festival "Molodist", 22.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 30.5 - 7.6.2020) - postponed from May/June to August, taking place in a hybrid version

PRISHTINA
PriFest - International Film Festival, 25.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 14.7. - 19.7.2020) - postponed from July to August, finally to October and held online

LISBON
IndieLisboa - International Independent Film Festival, 25.8. - 5.9.2020 (original dates 30.4. - 10.5.2020) - postponed from April/May to August/September

IZOLA, LJUBLJANA
16th Kino Otok - Isola Cinema International Film Festival, 26.8. - 30.8.2020 (original dates 3.6. - 7.6.2020) - postponed from June to August

VUKOVAR
Film Festival, 26.8. - 30.8.2020 - taking place online, dates tba

STARNBERG, HERRSCHING, SEEFELD
Fünf Seen Film Festival - Internationales Festival des mitteleuropäischen Films, 26.8. - 9.9.2020 (original dates 1.9. - 10.9.2020) - festival duration extended

LUDWIGSHAFEN
Festival des deutschen Films, 26.8. - 13.9.2020 - taking place as open air and online festival

TRENTO
Trento Film Festival, 27.8. - 2.9.2020 (original dates 25.4. - 3.5.2020) - postponed von April/May to August/September!

BUENOS AIRES
FIDBA International Documentary Film Festival, 27.8. - 30.9.2020 (original dates 9.9. - 20.9.2020) - held online, duration extended

AMSTERDAM
Imagine Film Festival, 28.8. - 6.9.2020 (original dates 16.4. - 25.4.2020) - postponed from April to August/September and held as hybrid edition

PULA
Film Festival, 29.8. - 4.9.2020 (original dates 18.7. - 26.7.2020) - postponed from July to September

ÚSTÍ NAD LABEM
International Documentary Film Festival ELBE DOCK, 1.9. - 6.9.2020 (original dates 3.6. - 6.6.2020) - postponed from June to September

CONCEPCIÒN
Frontera Sur - Festival Internacional de Cine de No_Ficción, 1.9. - 16.9.2020 (original dates 31.3. - 4.4.2020) - postponed from March/April to September and held online

BERLIN
ALFILM Arab Fiim Festival, 1.9. - 29.9.2020 (original dates 1.4. - 8.4.2020) - postponed from April to September and held as Nomad Edition

ESPOO
Espoo Ciné International Film Festival, 2.9. - 6.9.2020 (original dates 4.5. - 10.5.2020) - postponed from May to September!

COLLI EUGANEI
Euganea Film Festival, 2.9. - 13.9.2020 (original dates 11.6. - 28.6.2020) - postponed from June to September

TELLURIDE
Film Festival, 3.9. - 7.9.2020 (original dates 3.9. - 7.9.2020) - line-up announced, festival cancelled!

BELGRADE
Beldocs International Documentary Film Festival, 3.9. - 10.9.2020 (original dates 8.5. - 15.5.2020) - postponed from May to September

TEL AVIV
International Documentary Film Festival - DocAviv, 3.9. - 30.9.2020 (original dates 21.5. - 30.5.2020) - postponed from May to September and held online

BRUSSELS
International Film Festival – BRIFF, 3.9. - 13.9.2020 (original dates 24.6. - 4.7.2020) - postponed from June to September

SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Documentary Festival - SF DocFest, 3.9. - 20.9.2020 - postponed from June to September and held as virtual festival

ZLIN
International Film Festival for Children and Youth, 4.9. - 10.9.2020 (original dates 29.5. - 6.6.2020) - postponed from May/June to September

SIBIU
Astra Film Festival (original dates 19.10. - 25.10.2020) - taking place in 2 parts - outdoors and online:
Part 1 Open Air: 4.9. - 13.9.2020
Part 2 Online: 16.10. - 25.10.2020

WARSAW, WROCLAW, LUBLIN...
Millennium Docs Against Gravity Film Festival, 4.9. - 18.9.2020 (original dates 8.5. - 22.5.2020) - postponed from May to September

DRESDEN
International Documentary Film Festival ELBE DOCK, 5.9. - 6.9.2020 (original dates 6.6. - 7.6.2020) - postponed from June to September

DUHOK
International Film Festival, September 2020 - cancelled!

BOLOGNA
18. Gender Bender Festival, 7.9. - 18.9.2020 - open air screenings

ECKERNFÖRDE
Green Screen - Internationales Naturfilmfestival, 7.9. - 20.9.2020 - screenings in selected locations and online

COLOGNE
Internationales Frauenfilmfestival Dortmund | Köln, 9.9. - 13.9.2020 (original dates 24.3. - 29.3.2020) - new dates (festival was actually cancelled)

LONDON
Open City Documentary Festival, 9.9. - 15.9.2020 - taking place online

GREAT BARRINGTON & PITTSFIELD, MA
Berkshire International Film Festival, 10.9. - 13.9.2020 (original dates 28.5. - 31.5.2020) - postponed from May to September and finally cancelled

TORONTO
International Film Festival, 10.9. - 19.9.2020 - taking place as physical and digital festival

BARCELONA
Mostra FIRE!! International LGBT Film Festival, 10.9. - 20.9.2020 (original dates 4.6. - 14.6.2020) - postponed from June to September and held online

DURBAN
International Film Festival, 10.9. - 20.9.2020 (original dates 16.7. - 26.7.2020) - postponed from July to September and held online

SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Green Film Festival, 10.9. - 20.9.2020 - cancelled!

SYDNEY
Underground Film Festival, 10.9. - 20.9.2020 (original dates 10.9. - 13.9.2020) - taking place online

MISKOLC
CineFest - International Film Festival, 11.9. - 19.9.2020 - postponed to 2021

PRAGUE
One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, 11.9. - 22.9.2020 (original dates 5.3. - 14.3.2020) - postponed from March to September

CRACOW
Off Camera International Festival of Independent Cinema, 11.9. - 25.9.2020 (original dates 24.4. - 3.5.2020) - postponed from April/May to August/September

MOSCOW
New Austrian Cinema Festival, 14.9. - 19.9.2020 (original dates 14.4. - 19.4.2020) - postponed from April to September

BUCHAREST
Itinerama Travel Film Festival, 14.9. - 23.9.2020 - postponed from July/August to September

MAMMOTH LAKES, CA
Film Festival, 16.9. - 20.9.2020 (original dates 20.5. - 24.5.2020) - postponed from May to September

OLDENBURG
Internationales Filmfest, 16.9. - 20.9.2020 - taking place in a hybrid version

QUEBEC CITY
Film Festival, 16.9. - 20.9.2020 - taking place online

EDINBURGH & GLASGOW
Take One Action Film Festival, 16.9. - 27.9.2020 - taking place online

MILAN
Festival Mix Milano di Cinema GayLesbico e Queer Culture, 17.9. - 20.9.2020 - taking place in a hybrid version

HALIFAX
FIN Atlantic International Film Festival, 17.9. - 24.9.2020 - taking place online

SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Frameline - International LGBTQ Film Festival, 17.9. - 27.9.2020 (original dates 18.6. - 28.6.2020) - postponed from June to September, drive-in and digital screenings

SYDNEY
Queer Screen Film Fest, 17.9. - 27.9.2020 - drive-in and digital screenings

NEW YORK, NY
Film Festival, 17.9. - 11.10.2020 (original dates 25.9. - 11.10.2020) - expanded festival dates in order to expand access to the festival via drive-in screenings

PRAGUE
International Film Festival - Febiofest, 18.9. - 25.9.2020 (original dates 19.3. – 27.3.2020) - postponed from March to September

WARSAW, LODZ, WROCLAW, LUBLIN...
LGBT Film Festival, 18.9. - 25.9.2020 (original dates 17.4. – 24.4.2020) - postponed from April to September

GUANAJUATO, SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE
Festival Internacional de Cine, 18.9. - 27.9.2020 (original dates 17.7. - 26.7.2020) - postponed from July to September

SAN FRANCISCO, CA
Global Voices Film Festival UN Women USA, 19.9.2020 - postponed indefinitely

BRISTOL
Encounters Film Festival, 18.9. - 11.10.2020 (original dates 20.9. - 26.9.2020) - taking place online

GERA & ERFURT
Deutsches Kinder Medien Festival “Goldener Spatz”, 20.9. - 26.9.2020 (original dates 24.5. - 30.5.2020) - postponed from May to September

BERLIN
Visionär Film Festival, 21.9. - 28.9.2020 (original dates 1.4. - 5.4.2020) - postponed from April to September

TUI
Play-Doc International Documentary Film Festival, 23.9. - 27.9.2020 (original dates 29.4. - 3.5.2020) - postponed from April/May to September and taking place in a hybrid version

LEUVEN
“Docville” International Documentary Film Festival, 23.9. - 1.10.2020 (original dates 25.3. - 2.4.2020) - postponed from March/April to September/October

ZITTAU, GÖRLITZ, GROSSHENNERSDORF
Neiße Filmfestival, 24.9. - 27.9.2020 (original dates 12.5. - 17.5.2020) - postponed from May to September (shortened version)

RIO DE JANEIRO & NITERÓI
Filmambiente - International Environmental Film Festival, 24.9.-30.9.2020 - taking place as online retrospective of winning films of previous years

AUSTIN, TX
Fantastic Fest, 24.9. - 1.10.2020 - physical event cancelled, online festival taking place

FRANKFURT, WIESBADEN
Lucas - Internationales Festival für junge Filmfans, 24.9.-1.10.2020 - taking place as physical and online festival

HAMBURG
Filmfest, 24.9. - 3.10.2020 - taking place as physical and online festival

CALGARY
International Film Festival, 24.9. - 4.10.2020 - taking place in cinema & online

REYKJAVIK
International Film Festival, 24.9. - 4.10.2020 - taking place in a hybrid version

VANCOUVER
International Film Festival, 24.9. - 7.10.2020 (original dates 24.9. - 9.10.2020) - taking place online & in cinema

MADRID
ImagineIndia International Film Festival, 24.9. - 8.10.2020 (original dates 17.5. - 31.5.2020) - postponed from May to September/October

PILSEN
Finále Plzen Film Festival, 25.9. - 30.9.2020 (original dates 16.4. - 22.4.2020) - postponed from April to September

ODESSA
International Film Festival, 25.9. - 3.10.2020 (original dates 10.7. - 18.7.2020) - postponed from July to September/October and held online

LUCCA
Film Festival & Europa Cinema, 25.9. - 4.10.2020 (original dates 18.4. - 26.4.2020) - postponed from April to May/June and then to September/October

MALLORCA
Majordocs - Creative Documentary Film Fest, 29.9. - 3.10.2020 (original dates 1.4. - 4.4.2020) - postponed from April to September/October

BRATISLAVA
International Film Festival Febiofest, 30.9. - 4.10.2020 (original dates 11.3. - 17.3.2020) - postponed from March to September/October

KARLSRUHE
dokKa - das dokumentarfestival karlsruhe, 30.9. - 7.10.2020 (original dates 20.5. - 24.5.2020) - postponed from May to September/October and held online

NORTH BEND, WA
Film Festival, 1.10. - 4.10.2020 (original dates 6.8. - 9.8.2020) - postponed from August to October

TURIN
CinemAmbiente - Environmental Film Festival, 1.10. - 4.10.2020 (original dates 29.5. - 3.6.2020) - postponed from May/June to October

NASHVILLE
Film Festival, 1.10. - 7.10.2020 - taking place as virtual festival

MOSCOW
International Film Festival, 1.10. - 8.10.2020 (original dates 22.4. - 29.4.2020) - postponed from April to October

HAIFA
International Film Festival, 1.10. - 10.10.2020 - taking place as streamlined edition

LIMA
"Al Este de Lima" Festival de Cine de Europa Central y Oriental, 1.10. - 11.10.2020 (original dates 3.6. - 13.6.2020) - postponed from June to October

TORONTO
Inside Put - LGBTQ Film Festival, 1.10. - 11.10.2020 (original dates 21.5. - 31.5.2020) - postponed from May to October

OLOMOUC
International Festival of Science Documentary Films, 1.10. - 15.10.2020 (original dates 28.4. - 3.5.2020) - postponed from April to October

MAILAND
Milano Film Festival, 2.10. - 8.10.2020 - postponed to 2021

HARTFORD
Out Film CT - Connecticut LGBTQ Film Festival, 2.10. - 10.10.2020 (original dates 29.5. - 6.6.2020) - postponed from May/June to October

WAILEA
Maui Film Festival, 7.10. - 11.10.2020 (original dates 17.6. - 21.6.2020) - postponed from June to October

CURITIBA
Olhar de Cinema - Festival Internacional de Curitiba, 7.10. - 15.10.2020 (original dates 3.6. - 11.6.2020) - postponed from June to October

LONDON
BFI Film Festival, 7.10. - 18.10.2020 - taking place as physical and digital festival all across the UK

MONTREAL
Festival du nouveau cinéma (FNC), 7.10. - 18.10.2020 - taking place as physical and online festival

OSLO
Architecture Film Festival, 8.10. - 11.10.2020 (original dates 13.3. - 15.3.2020) - postponed from March to October

SAN RAFAEL, MILL VALLEY, CA
DocLands Documentary Film Festival, 8.10. - 18.10.2020 (original dates 30.4. - 3.5.2020) - postponed from April/May to October

ROME
Giornate di Cinema Queer, 9.10. - 11.10.2020 (original dates 18.3. - 20.3.2020) - postponed from March to May and then to October!

ISTANBUL
Film Festival, 9.10. - 20.10.2020 (original dates 10.4. - 21.4.2020) - postponed from April to October, national competitions held in July!

GENOA
Flight | Mostra internazionale del cinema, 10.10. - 18.10.2020 (original dates 22.3. - 29.3.2020) - postponed from March to October

AMSTERDAM
Cinekid International Children’s Film, Television & New Media Festival, 10.10. - 25.10.2020 (original dates 10.10. - 16.10.2020) - taking place online   

ATHENS, OH
International Film + Video Festival, 12.10. - 18.10.2020 (original dates 6.4. - 12.4.2020) - postponed from April to October

TEGERNSEE
Internationales Bergfilm-Festival, 14.10. - 18.10.2020 - cancelled!

BERMUDA
International Film Festival, 16.10. - 23.10.2020 (original dates 20.3. - 26.3.2020) - postponed from March to October

POINDIMIÉ
Ânûû-rû Âboro Festival International du Cinéma des Peuples, 16.10.- 24.10.2020 - cancelled!

BRUSSELS
International Documentary Film Festival Millenium, 16.10. - 25.10.2020 (original dates 27.3. - 4.4.2020) - postponed from March/April to October

NEW YORK, NY
NewFest - New York’s LGBTQ Film Festival, 16.10. - 27.10.2020 (original dates 21.10. - 27.10.2020) - taking place as virtual festival

ISFAHAN
International Film Festival for Children and Youth, 18.10. - 23.10.2020 - held virtually

PADUA, ABANO TERME
Detour Travel Film Festival, 20.10. - 29.10.2020 (original dates 20.3. - 29.3.2020) - postponed from March to October

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA
Virginia Film Festival, 21.10. - 25.10.2020 - taking place as virtual festival

BOGOTÁ
Festival de Cine, 21.10. - 28.10.2020 - digital version taking place

BUSAN
International Film Festival, 21.10. - 30.10.2020 (original dates 7.10. - 16.10.2020) - delayed by 2 weeks

BOSTON, MA
Independent Film Festival, 23.10. - 25.10.2020 (original dates 22.4. - 29.4.2020) - postponed from April to October

HUNTER MOUNTAIN, NY
Film Festival, 23.10. - 25.10.2020 - held as online streaming event

LEIPZIG
DOK Leipzig - Internationales Festival für Dokumentar- und Animationsfilm, 26.10. - 1.11.2020 - taking place in a hybrid version

LECCE
Festival del Cinema Europeo, 31.10. - 7.11.2020 (original dates 18.4. - 25.4.2020) - postponed from April to October/November

BANFF
Mountain Film and Book Festival, 31.10. - 8.11.2020 - taking place online

YEREVAN
International Film Festival “Golden Apricot”, 1.11. - 8.11.2020 (original dates 12.7. - 19.7.2020) - postponed from July to November

BRAUNSCHWEIG
International Film Festival, 2.11. - 8.11.2020 - taking place online

ST. PETERSBURG
“Message to Man” International Film Festival, 3.11. - 8.11.2020 (original dates 11.9. - 19.9.2020) - postponed from September to November

LÜBECK
62. Nordische Filmtage, 4.11. - 8.11.2020 - taking place in a hybrid version

MADRID
Festival internacional de cine hecho por mujeres, 4.11. - 17.11.2020 (original dates 15.4. - 26.4.2020, postponed to 17.6. - 28.6.2020) - postponed from April to June, finally to November

ROCHESTER, NY
High Falls Women’s Film Festival, 5.11. - 9.11.2020 - cancelled!

ARLINGTON, MA
International Film Festival, 5.11. - 15.11.2020 - taking place online

WROCLAW
New Horizons International Film Festival, 5.11. - 15.11.2020 (original dates 23.7. - 2.8.2020) - postponed from July/August to November

PITTSBURGH, PA
Carnegie Mellon International Film Festival, 5.11. - 22.11.2020 (original dates 19.3. - 5.4.2020) - postponed from March/April to November

PORTLAND, ME
Maine Jewish Film Festival, 7.11. - 15.11.2020 (original dates 28.3. - 5.4.2020 - postponed from March/April to November

SANTA MONICA, CA
AFM - American Flm Market, 9.11. - 13.11.2020 (original dates 3.11. - 8.11.2020) - moving online, one week later than originally scheduled

TEL AVIV
TLVFest - International LGBT Film Festival, 12.11. - 21.11.2020 (original dates 4.6. - 13.6.2020) - postponed from June to November

MANNHEIM-HEIDELBERG
Internationales Filmfestival, 12.11. - 22.11.2020 - taking place as physical festival with additional online screenings

MONTREAL
RIDM Rencontres internationales du documentaire, 12.11. - 2.12.2020 (original dates 12.11. - 22.11.2020) - taking place in a hybrid version

CHICAGO, IL
International Children’s Film Festival, 13.11. - 22.11.2020 - taking place as online festival

FREDRIKSTAD
Nordic/Docs - Documentary Film Festival, 18.11. - 22.11.2020 (original dates 6.5. - 10.5.2020) - postponed from May to September, then to November

PARIS
“L’Europe autour de l’Europe” - Festival de films européens, 18.11. - 29.11.2020 (original dates 12.3. - 29.3.2020) - postponed from March to November

GUADALAJARA
Festival Internacional de Cine, 20.11. - 27.11.2020 (original dates 20.3. - 27.3.2020) - postponed from March to November

CIESZYN
Cinema on the Border Review
23.11. - 29.11.2020 (original dates 21.8. - 26.8.2020) - postponed from May to November

ZAGREB
Subversive Film Festival, 28.11. - 5.12.2020 - postponed from May to November/December

VALENCIA
International Film Festival Cinema Jove, 5.12. - 8.12.2020 (original dates 19.6. - 27.6.2020) - postponed from June to December (reduced version)

TURIN
Sottodiciotto Filmfestival & Campus, 5.12. - 11.12.2020 (original dates 28.3. - 3.4.2020) - postponed from March/April to December!

JERUSALEM
Film Festival, 10.12. - 20.12.2020 (original dates 16.7. - 26.7.2020) - postponed from July to August, then to December