Film festival accepting entries [Central, Eastern Europe]

Posted on Sep 28, 2021 in Multimedia Journalism

Filmmakers from Central and Eastern Europe can participate in this festival.

The goEast Film Festival, organized by the German Film Institute, will take place April 19 to 25, 2022 in Wiesbaden, Germany.

The festival showcases documentary and feature films created in 2021 and 2022 in Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, North Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.

Films can be in any language but must include English subtitles.

The first prize winner will receive EUR10,000. Other categories include a EUR7,500 prize for best director and the Award for Best Documentary, worth EUR4,000.

The submission deadline is Dec. 31.