CALL FOR ENTRIES

from 1st of November 2021 to 1st of Februar 2022

SHORTS – Trinationational Filmfestival of Offenburg University

26th – 29th April 2022 at FORUM Offenburg

For 22 years, the SHORTS have been presenting films by young filmmakers from the film, art and media universities in Switzerland, France and Germany for four days of the festival. The trinational jury awards prizes of over 8,000 euros in the categories of short film, medium-length film, documentary film, animation film and best sound. Located in the center of southern Baden, Alsace and northern Switzerland, the SHORTS promote cross-border contacts and productions in the Upper Rhine region with workshops and pitching events.

We’re looking forward to you and the festival!

The Winners of SHORTS 2021

Freedom Prize of the City of Offenburg

A l’Ancienne

by Yasmine Bahechar

Head Genève
Switzerland

Short Film

A l’Ancienne

DirectorsYasmine Bahechar
UniversityHead Genève
CountrySwitzerland
Duration00:19:47

Best Creative Film

All Eyes On You

by Michaela Kobsa-Mark

Filmakademie
Germany

Documentary

All Eyes On You

DirectorsMichaela Kobsa-Mark
UniversityFilmakademie
CountryGermany
Duration00:33:10

Best Sound

CORE AI-37

by Heiko Gross

Hochschule Offenburg
Germany

Animation Film

CORE AI-37

DirectorsHeiko Gross
UniversityHochschule Offenburg
CountryGermany
Duration00:09:48

Best Medium Length Film

Das Leben ist sonnig und schön

by Christian Zipfel

Konrad Wolf
Germany

Medium Length Film

Das Leben ist sonnig und schön

DirectorsChristian Zipfel
UniversityKonrad Wolf
CountryGermany
Duration00:27:00

Best Production by Offenburg University Of Applied Sciences

Der Dreher – 81RPM

by Robin Trouillet

Hochschule Offenburg
Germany

Documentary

Der Dreher – 81RPM

DirectorsRobin Trouillet
UniversityHochschule Offenburg
CountryGermany
Duration00:13:58

Best Documentary

Deutschland ist ein Trampolin

by Marc Sebastian Eils

Filmarche Berlin
Germany

Documentary

Deutschland ist ein Trampolin

DirectorsMarc Sebastian Eils
UniversityFilmarche Berlin
CountryGermany
Duration00:28:00

Best Short Film

Hitzig – ein Saunagang

by Katharina Bischof

HFF München
Germany

Short Film

Hitzig – ein Saunagang

DirectorsKatharina Bischof
UniversityHFF München
CountryGermany
Duration00:08:30

Readers' Award of Mittelbadische Presse

Männerabend

by Ares Ceylan

Filmakademie
Germany

Short Film

Männerabend

DirectorsAres Ceylan
UniversityFilmakademie
CountryGermany
Duration00:20:00

Best Animation Film

Please Don’t Touch

by Capucine Gougelet

EnsAD Paris
France

Animation Film

Please Don’t Touch

DirectorsCapucine Gougelet
UniversityEnsAD Paris
CountryFrance
Duration00:09:15

Join the festival and win!

As every year, you can submit your films in various categories and win up to € 1,000.

Die Preiskategorien sind Bester Kurzspielfilm, Bester Mittellangfilm,

The award categories are best short film, best medium-length film, best sound, best documentary and best animated film. In addition, you can win the Freedom Prize of the City of Offenburg or the Readers Prize of the Mittelbadische Presse for your production. The best production from the Offenburg University of Applied Sciences will also be chosen!

See how you can participate here:

All categories in overview

Best Production by Offenburg University

Including all productions of Offenburg University

1000 €

Freedom Award of City Offenburg

Including all categories

1000 €

Best Sound

Including every category

500 €

Best Animation

No restrictions on length

1000 €

Best Documentary

No restrictions on length

1000 €

Best Medium Length Film

Films longer then 25 Minutes

1000 €

Best Short Film

Films up to 25 minutes

1000 €

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