18.04. ‐ 23.04.2023

Call for submissions - 16th LICHTER Filmfest Frankfurt International

LICHTER Filmfest Frankfurt International is looking for new film productions from Hesse and the Rhine-Main region for its 16th edition from April 18 to 23, 2023. From now on, feature-length and short films can be submitted until January 15, 2023. We are also looking for new productions for the 13th LICHTER Art Award as well as the 7th VR Storytelling Award.

The best works will be awarded with cash prizes and the "White Bembel", which has already been awarded in the past to emerging talents such as Peter Meister and Behrooz Karamizade or to established figures such as Rosa von Praunheim, Sung-Hyung Cho and Pia Marais.

Three juries will choose the winners during the festival and the awards will be handed out at the closing ceremony on April 23.

Here you can find more information and the submission forms for the individual competitions